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Train  •  9h 15m

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf Ice / ...

€115 - €323

Cheapest option

Train, Bus  •  15h 10m

  1. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Eindhoven Centraal Intercity
  2. Take the Bus from Eindhoven to Augsburg

€72 - €152

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Bus  •  16h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Augsburg N93

€74 - €132

Night train  •  12h 41m

  1. Take the night train from Utrecht Centraal to Augsburg Hbf En

€98 - €248

Drive  •  7h 7m

  1. Drive from Alphen aan den Rijn to Waal 810 km

€100 - €150

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Munich, train  •  6h 2m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Munich (MUC) AMS - MUC
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Buchloe

€94 - €230

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Stuttgart, train  •  7h 4m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Stuttgart (STR) AMS - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf

€123 - €403

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Nuremberg, train  •  6h 43m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Nuremberg (NUE) AMS - NUE
  2. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Augsburg Hbf

€110 - €351

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich, train  •  8h 13m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Zurich (ZRH) AMS - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Flughafen to Buchloe

€152 - €332

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Munich, train  •  7h 45m

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Duesseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Munich (MUC) DUS - MUC
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Buchloe

€139 - €415

Netherlands → Germany
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  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Waal is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Waal is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Waal is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

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The cheapest way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Waal is to bus which costs €70 - €140 and takes 16h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Waal is to fly and train which costs €90 - €230 and takes 6h 2m.

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It is 634 km from Alphen aan den Rijn to Waal. It is approximately 810 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Waal without a car is to train which takes 9h 15m and costs €110 - €330.

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It takes approximately 9h 15m to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Waal, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Waal is to train which takes 9h 15m and costs €110 - €330. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €70 - €140 and takes 16h 41m.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alphen aan den Rijn to Waal is 810 km. It takes approximately 7h 7m to drive from Alphen aan den Rijn to Waal.

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Swiss, KLM and Lufthansa offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Munich Airport.

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  • Distance: 633.7 km
  • Duration: 9h 15m

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

You can take a train from Alphen aan den Rijn to Waal via Utrecht Centraal, Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf, Stuttgart Hbf, Augsburg Hbf, and Buchloe in around 9h 15m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Augsburg 5 times a week. Tickets cost €40 - €50 and the journey takes 13h 55m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €550
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €550
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €370
Flights from Dusseldorf to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €330
Flights from Dusseldorf to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €280
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €420
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €290
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €250
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €340
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €420
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €3500
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €200
Flights from Dusseldorf to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €460
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 Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €80
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€30 - €50
1st Class
€55 - €80
Train from Schiphol Airport to Eindhoven Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€16 - €35
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€16 - €22
1st Class
€27 - €35
Night train from Utrecht Centraal to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
10h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€60 - €150
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€60 - €90
1st Class
€100 - €150
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€19 - €45
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€19 - €27
1st Class
€30 - €45
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 Utrecht Centraal to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€65 - €95
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Buchloe
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€20 - €28
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
Railjet
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
Railjet
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 Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.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 Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€21 - €30
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Buchloe
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€13 - €18
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€40 - €50
1st Class
€35 - €45
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 Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Buchloe
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€22 - €35
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Transdev
Phone
030 200730
Website
transdev.de
Train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Buchloe
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Transdev
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
bahntouristikexpress.de
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
Flixtrain
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zuerich Flughafen to Buchloe
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€70 - €130
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Eindhoven to Augsburg
Ave. Duration
10h 59m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€22 - €35
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Augsburg
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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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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