Review of KLM flight Nápoli Amsterdam in Economy

Airline KLM
Flight KL1588
Class Economy
Seat 15F
Aircraft Boeing 737-800
Flight time 02:40
Take-off 07 Jul 21, 11:40
Arrival at 07 Jul 21, 14:20
KL   #43 out of 72 Airlines A minimum of 10 flight-reports within the past two years is required to appear in the rankings. 818 reviews
By 387
Published on 12th July 2021

Hi and welcome to this flight report with KLM from Naples to Amsterdam.

We arrived at Capodichino Airport at 09:40, which is precisely 2 hours before departure. However, no check-in counter was announced. All flights departing before us and the flight departing after us had one assigned. So we just waited for a few minutes.

photo img_20210707_094305

We were 6 passengers, with a total of 5 carry-ons and 2 checked bags. We couldn't get our boarding passes during online check-in, so we would have to go to the check-in counter anyway.

photo img_20210707_094428

Finally, check-in counter 9 opened for our flight to Amsterdam. The line wasn't that long but it took ages. When it was our turn, counter 8 opened as well.

photo img_20210707_095811

After check-in, we went upstairs to find something to eat. Unfortunately, the McDonalds was closed. But we could also find someting to eat at Moccia

photo img_20210707_104622-82193

After security and the duty-free shops, we arrived in the area of our gate. C18, which was our gate, and C19, are the lasts of the C-pier. They're kind of separated from the rest of the C-gates

photo img_20210707_110307photo img_20210707_110316-84485

The chairs in the waiting area are pretty comfortable and we've got a nice view outside. Not much to see at the moment tho :( Except for a few Ryanair planes taking off

photo img_20210707_110323

It's time to board! There is a jetbridge which ends in stairs. We then have to walk to the plane.

photo img_20210707_111941photo img_20210707_112042

Fuselage shot. Fun fact: this is the exact same airplane as on my outbound flight: PH-BXY, a 13.5 years old B737-800.

photo img_20210707_112116

We were first supposed to fly on a B737-700, but it got changed the day before to the longer 737-800. Our flight was pretty empty, so I suppose the AMS-NAP leg was (almost) full.

The front of the cabin. The back was deserted

photo img_20210707_112724

The view from my seat 15F

photo img_20210707_112733

The Air Traffic Control Tower

photo img_20210707_114557

And it's time for take-off!!

For lunch we've got a vegetarian sandwich with a soft drink of choice.

photo img_20210707_121824

Afterwards the crew handed out small chocolate muffins. On my outbound flight we got apricot muffins instead.

photo img_20210707_123612

Clouds = welcome to the Netherlands :D

photo img_20210707_133757

Time to land, on the Polderbaan of course

photo img_20210707_134858photo img_20210707_135415

Transavia 737

photo img_20210707_140527

Deboarding won't take that long with so few passengers

photo img_20210707_140708

The jetbridge leads us to the departure gates. It's a long walk to the arrivals hall.

photo img_20210707_141851-67120

But we finally made it. We picked up our checked bags and went to the train station to catch our Sprinter to Den Haag.

photo img_20210707_143324

Our train was also almost empty.

photo img_20210707_151721

Thank you very much for reading this report!

See more



Cabin crew9.0

Nápoli - NAP


Amsterdam - AMS



KL: a great experience like always. The crew was very nice and it felt more personal, probably because there weren't much passengers
NAP: a rather small airport so not much to expect. The access to the terminals could be improved. They're planning on extending the metro line, which is a good thing
AMS: meets all my expectations. Not 100% perfect but also not much to add



Login to post a comment.