Directions from Amsterdam to Frankfurt am Main

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Ice

$75 - $120

Cheapest option

Bus Eurolines DE  •  6 h 30 min

$17 - $70

6 alternative options

Bus RegioJet  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Rj

$22 - $27

Rideshare  •  5 h 16 min

  1. 274.8 miles

$35 - $37

Drive  •  4 h 7 min

  1. 275.6 miles

$65 - $100

Fly to Frankfurt  •  3 h 42 min

  1. AMS - FRA

$73 - $281

Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  4 h 42 min

  1. AMS - DUS

$122 - $345

Fly to Luxembourg, bus  •  6 h 26 min

  1. AMS - LUX

$111 - $332

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Amsterdam to Frankfurt am Main 5 times a day. Tickets cost $75 - $120 and the journey takes 4 h 23 min. Alternatively, Eurolines DE operates a bus from Amsterdam to Frankfurt am Main twice a week. Tickets cost $17 - $70 and the journey takes 6 h 30 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Amsterdam to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Amsterdam to Luxembourg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Amsterdam to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$17 - $70
Website
eurolines.de
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Amsterdam, P+R Zeeburg to Frankfurt nad Mohanem, Hbf. Südseite, Pforzheimer Straße
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Luxembourg to Mainz
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Amsterdam to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $37
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Amsterdam and Frankfurt am Main is 364 km. The road distance is 441 km.

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Frankfurt am Main is to bus which costs 19€ - 24€ and takes 10 h 55 min.

The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Frankfurt am Main is to fly which takes 3 h 42 min and costs 60€ - 250€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. Services depart five times a day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 23 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Amsterdam and arriving at Frankfurt. Services depart twice a week, and operate Thursday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

The train from Amsterdam Centraal to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf takes 4 h 23 min including transfers and departs five times a day.