Transfer at a Dutch airport

Are you making a stopover or changing planes at an airport in the Netherlands? Find out what you need to take into account when transferring in the Netherlands on your way to another destination.


If you will be making a short stop at a Dutch airport you may need an airport transit visa. You can read more about this on the Visa page.

Leaving the international transit zone

Whether you are allowed to leave the international transit zone during your stopover depends on the type of visa you have.

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