Question : Should you be aware of any airlines that have a reputation of delayed arrivals for this route?
Answer : 69% of Cityjet flights from George Best Belfast City Airport (BHD) to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS) are delayed. If you should choose this airline, be sure to track the flight status to stay on top of the departure time.
Question : What are the chances this flight will be delayed?
Answer : The Belfast to Amsterdam route has a 39% on-time rate, ranking in the bottom 25% of the world in getting their passengers to their destinations on schedule. If a flight is late, expect an average of 39 minutes added to your flight time.
Question : Would you be willing to change your travel days if it saved you money?
Answer : The lowest-cost day to fly in August is Tuesday. Flexibility is paramount when booking travel plans in order to keep travel costs down.
Question : How long does it take to get from BHD to AMS?
Answer : KLM can get you there in one hour and 40 minutes. So, if you were to leave Belfast at 1:20 PM BST, you would arrive in Amsterdam at 4:00 PM CEST (remember, there is a time change of one hour).
Question : Which airline has been the most dependable in getting passengers to their destination on schedule?
Answer : KLM Cityhopper leads the way with an 88% on-time rate. Stick to KLM Cityhopper and you won't spend more time in airports than you have to. Note that if they do have a delay, it usually lasts about 13 minutes.
Question : Is this route your best bet for getting to Amsterdam with minimal delays?
Answer : Using the combined on-time percentage and average delay breakdown, Belfast to Amsterdam currently has a 1 out of a possible 5 star rating. A 1-star rating means you should feel rather worried about getting to Amsterdam on time.
Question : Is there another local airport that can get you to Amsterdam?
Answer : Lucky for you, there is another airport near Belfast. Belfast International Airport (BFS) is 14 miles away, and over the next few months, flights are being priced 20% cheaper than flights from George Best Belfast City Airport.