Schiphol runway usage

LANDING RWY: 18R

TAKEOFF RWY: 24, 18L

From Until Landing Takeoff
00:00 06:50 18R 24
06:55 07:45 18R, 18C 24, 18L
07:50 09:15 18R, 18C 24
09:20 10:50 18R 24, 18L
10:55 11:55 18R, 18C 24, 18L
12:00 12:30 18R 24, 18L
12:35 13:20 18R, 18C 24, 18L
13:25 13:50 18R 24
13:55 15:00 18R 24, 18L
15:05 16:15 18R, 18C 24, 18L
16:20 16:50 18R 24, 18L

Source: Luchtverkeersleiding Nederland (LVNL)

Peak inbound and outbound times

During an inbound peak, Schiphol will operate 2 runways for landings and 1 runway for takeoffs.
Similarly during an outbound peak Schiphol will operate 2 runways for takeoffs and 1 for landings.

If inbound and outbound times overlap, you can expect a 2+2 configuration, with 2 runways open for landings and 2 for takeoffs.

The timeframe below is based on observations from LVNL of the past 14 days (or from start of the current season) up until 21-10-2018. Be aware that variations can and will occur.

Inbound peak Outbound peak
06:50 - 09:30 06:50 - 07:50
11:00 - 11:50 09:30 - 11:10
12:40 - 14:00 11:40 - 13:50
15:10 - 16:20 14:00 - 15:20
18:10 - 20:30 16:20 - 17:40
20:30 - 22:10