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There are 10 ways to get from Amsterdam to Friedrichshafen by train, bus, car, plane or ferry

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Train  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Duisburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Ulm Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Ulm Hbf to Friedrichshafen Stadt Ire / ...

$166 - $242

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Bus  •  14 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Freiburg 011
  2. Take the bus from Freiburg to Friedrichshafen 001

$51 - $85

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Train via Stuttgart Hbf  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Friedrichshafen Stadt Ire / ...

$163 - $253

Bus, train  •  13 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Stuttgart
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Friedrichshafen Stadt Ire / ...

$76 - $115

Drive  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Friedrichshafen 497.8 miles

$120 - $180

Fly Amsterdam to Friedrichshafen  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Friedrichshafen (FDH) AMS - FDH

$146 - $376

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Friedrichshafen  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Friedrichshafen (FDH) DUS - FDH

$138 - $480

Fly Amsterdam to Stuttgart, train  •  6 h 57 min

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

$94 - $313

Fly Amsterdam to Zurich, train, ferry  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Zurich (ZRH) AMS - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Romanshorn
  3. Take the ferry from Romanshorn Autoquai to Friedrichshafen Autoquai

$86 - $331

Fly Amsterdam to Basel, train  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Basel (BSL) AMS - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Friedrichshafen Stadt

$89 - $269

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Friedrichshafen is to bus which costs 40€ - 75€ and takes 14 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Friedrichshafen is to train and fly which costs 120€ - 420€ and takes 5 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Friedrichshafen. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Friedrichshafen via Freiburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Friedrichshafen. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Friedrichshafen Stadt via Duisburg Hbf and Ulm Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 9 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Friedrichshafen is 618 km. The road distance is 796.5 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Friedrichshafen without a car is to train which takes 8 h 9 min and costs 140€ - 220€.

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It takes approximately 8 h 9 min to get from Amsterdam to Friedrichshafen, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Friedrichshafen bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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Amsterdam to Friedrichshafen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Friedrichshafen is to train which takes 8 h 9 min and costs 140€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 75€ and takes 14 h 50 min, you could also fly, which costs 120€ - 330€ and takes 5 h 33 min.

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  • Distance: 386.4 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 9 min

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Friedrichshafen, Germany?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Friedrichshafen via Duisburg Hbf and Ulm Hbf in around 8 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Friedrichshafen via Freiburg in around 14 h 50 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Amsterdam to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $1,200
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Friedrichshafen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Friedrichshafen via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Friedrichshafen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Amsterdam to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Amsterdam to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Friedrichshafen via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Flights from Amsterdam to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $480
Flights from Amsterdam to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Amsterdam to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Amsterdam to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $1,200
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Friedrichshafen via London City, Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Dusseldorf to Friedrichshafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $430
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Ulm Hbf to Friedrichshafen Stadt
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Friedrichshafen Stadt
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Romanshorn
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Friedrichshafen Stadt
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
deinbus.de
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Freiburg to Friedrichshafen
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
BSB Ferries
Phone
+49 (0) 7531 3640-0
Email
info@bsb.de
Website
bsb.de
Ferry from Romanshorn Autoquai to Friedrichshafen Autoquai
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
bsb.de

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There is no direct flight from Amsterdam Airport to Friedrichshafen Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Amsterdam to Friedrichshafen bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Friedrichshafen station.

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Amsterdam to Friedrichshafen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Friedrichshafen Stadt station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Friedrichshafen is 797 km. It takes approximately 7 h 20 min to drive from Amsterdam to Friedrichshafen.

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Eurowings, easyJet, British Airways and Lufthansa offer flights from Amsterdam Airport to Friedrichshafen Airport.

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Book your Amsterdam to Friedrichshafen bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 984+ hotels available in Friedrichshafen. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs 5€ - 10€.

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