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There are 8 ways to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Emden by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Enschede

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Hengelo
  2. Take the train from Salzbergen to Emden(Ostfriesl) Hauptbahnhof

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Leer(Ostfriesl) ZOB

Train

  1. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Groningen
  2. Take the train from Groningen to Weener

Drive

  1. Drive from Alphen aan den Rijn to Emden

Fly to Bremen, train

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Bremen (BRE)
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Emden Hbf

Fly to Hannover, train

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Hannover (HAJ)
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Emden Hbf

Fly to Dusseldorf, train

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Dusseldorf (DUS)
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Emden Hbf

Fly to Hamburg, train

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Hamburg (HAM)
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
  3. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Emden Hbf

Alphen aan den Rijn to Emden by train

The train journey time between Alphen aan den Rijn and Emden is around 6h 32m and covers a distance of around 339 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 34m. The fastest train normally takes 5h 32m. Operated by Dutch Railways (NS), Eurobahn, WestfalenBahn and others, the Alphen aan den Rijn to Emden train service departs from Alphen a/d Rijn and arrives in Emden(Ostfriesl) Hauptbahnhof. Typically 109 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
3h 57m
Layover time:
2h 34m
Total time:
6h 32m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
5h 32m
Train distance:
339 km
Trains per week:
109
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
17 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:07
Last train departs at:
22:37

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Alphen aan den Rijn to Emden train schedules

Trains departing Wednesday, September 29, 2021

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The cheapest way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Emden is to bus which costs €24 - €80 and takes 6h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Emden is to drive which costs €40 - €60 and takes 3h 17m.

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No, there is no direct train from Alphen aan den Rijn to Emden. However, there are services departing from Alphen a/d Rijn and arriving at Emden(Ostfriesl) Hauptbahnhof via Utrecht Centraal, Hengelo and Salzbergen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 38m.

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The distance between Alphen aan den Rijn and Emden is 220 km. The road distance is 318.8 km.

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The best way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Emden without a car is to train via Enschede which takes 5h 38m and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 38m to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Emden, including transfers.

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Alphen aan den Rijn to Emden train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Utrecht Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Emden is to train via Enschede which takes 5h 38m and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €24 - €80 and takes 6h 8m.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Bremen Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Alphen aan den Rijn to Emden train services, operated by WestfalenBahn, arrive at Emden(Ostfriesl) Hauptbahnhof station.

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Map of how to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Emden.
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  • Distance: 220.1 km
  • Duration: 5h 38m

What companies run services between Alphen aan den Rijn, Netherlands and Emden, Germany?

You can take a train from Alphen aan den Rijn to Emden via Utrecht Centraal, Hengelo, and Salzbergen in around 5h 38m. Alternatively, FlixBus-de operates a bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Leer(Ostfriesl) ZOB once daily, and the journey takes 3h 30m. Blablabus also services this route 5 times a week.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bremen
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €350
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Hannover
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €370
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €350
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €450
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €130
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €370
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Hengelo
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€15 - €40
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€15 - €22
1st Class
€26 - €40
Train from Schiphol Airport to Groningen
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€25 - €55
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€25 - €35
1st Class
€40 - €55
WestfalenBahn
Website
delfi.de
Train from Salzbergen to Emden(Ostfriesl) Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
WestfalenBahn GmbH
Phone
+49 521 55777755
Email
info@westfalenbahn.de
Website
westfalenbahn.de
Train from Salzbergen to Emden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
WestfalenBahn GmbH
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Train from Groningen to Weener
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €13
Website
arriva.nl
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bremen Hbf to Emden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Emden Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€60 - €85
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Emden Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€65 - €95
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €65
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bremen Hbf to Emden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€20 - €29
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Emden Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
DB Fernverkehr
Website
delfi.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Emden(Ostfriesl) Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Bahn DE
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Emden(Ostfriesl) Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€25 - €40
Website
Bahn DE
Train from Hannover Hauptbahnhof to Emden(Ostfriesl) Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€45 - €70
Website
Bahn DE
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Emden Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€55 - €80
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
DB Fernverkehr AG
Website
delfi.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Emden(Ostfriesl) Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
metronom
Website
delfi.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
delfi.de
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€16 - €23
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg central station to Bremen central station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Website
Flixtrain
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Hamburg Hauptbahnhof to Bremen Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€90 - €110
Book at
Urlaubs-Express
Bus operators
FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Leer(Ostfriesl) ZOB
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Leer
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Website
Blablabus

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Yes, the driving distance between Alphen aan den Rijn to Emden is 319 km. It takes approximately 3h 17m to drive from Alphen aan den Rijn to Emden.

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Bremen Airport.

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The best way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to line 470 bus which takes 34 min and costs €4 - €6.

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