The cheapest times to fly from ELP to AMS are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • August 27th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 8th and November 19th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from ELP to AMS is late October. Prices can be as high as $2087 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $795 for Wednesday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Amsterdam

Flying from El Paso, TX (ELP) to Amsterdam (AMS) will usually cost between $894 to $1622 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $877. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1691. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $813 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1127 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ELP to AMS flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ELP to AMS route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

ELP to AMS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ELP to AMS flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from El Paso. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to AMS, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into ELP. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $125 (10%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1101. Return trip prices are from the AMS to ELP flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ELP to AMS can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 31 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ELP to AMS

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from ELP to AMS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (ELP > LGA > AMS)

  • Price for both tickets: $806
  • Average savings: $322 (28.53%)

See ELP to LGA flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (ELP > JFK > AMS)

  • Price for both tickets: $813
  • Average savings: $315 (27.91%)

See ELP to JFK flights

Hack #3: Newark, NJ (ELP > EWR > AMS)

  • Price for both tickets: $813
  • Average savings: $314 (27.86%)

See ELP to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ELP to AMS? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Schiphol Airport to El Paso International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5300 miles or 8530 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ELP to AMS?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ELP to AMS flight is about 10 hour 31 minutes.

How many flights go between El Paso, TX and Amsterdam?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 75 available flights from ELP to AMS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ELP
Origination airport name El Paso International Airport
City El Paso, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 31.8
Longitude -106.4

Return Airport

Destination code AMS
Destination airport name Schiphol Airport
City Amsterdam
Country the Netherlands
Latitude 52.3
Longitude 4.8


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