There are 12 ways to get from Amsterdam to Kaiserslautern by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Mannheim Hbf ICE International
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf S 2 / ...

$108 - $156

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Bus  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Brussels, Brussels-North station 810 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bruxelles Gare du Nord to Kaiserslautern Hertelsbrunnenring

$36 - $59

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Train via Frankfurt Flughafen Fernb  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Frankfurt Flughafen Fernb
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf Ice / ...

$117 - $173

Bus, train  •  11 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Amstel to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf S 2 / ...

$65 - $92

Drive  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Kaiserslautern 305.5 miles

$70 - $110

Fly Amsterdam to Luxembourg, bus, train  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Luxembourg (LUX) AMS - LUX
  2. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Saarbrücken Hbf
  3. Take the train from Saarbrücken Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf

$111 - $320

Fly Amsterdam to Frankfurt, train  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Frankfurt (FRA) AMS - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf

$91 - $301

Fly Amsterdam to Stuttgart, train  •  6 h 39 min

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

$92 - $302

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Frankfurt (FRA) DUS - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
  4. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf

$149 - $361

Fly Amsterdam to Dusseldorf, train  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Dusseldorf (DUS) AMS - DUS
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf

$145 - $368

Train to Muenster, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rheine
  2. Fly from Muenster (FMO) to Frankfurt (FRA) FMO - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
  4. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf

$162 - $390

Fly Amsterdam to Strasbourg, train  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Strasbourg (SXB) AMS - SXB
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
  3. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  4. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf

$142 - $504

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Kaiserslautern is to bus which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 8 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Kaiserslautern is to drive which costs 60€ - 95€ and takes 4 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Kaiserslautern. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Kaiserslautern Hertelsbrunnenring via Bruxelles Gare du Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Kaiserslautern. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Kaiserslautern Hbf via Mannheim Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 24 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Kaiserslautern is 383 km. The road distance is 488.8 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Kaiserslautern without a car is to train which takes 6 h 24 min and costs 90€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 24 min to get from Amsterdam to Kaiserslautern, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Kaiserslautern is to train which takes 6 h 24 min and costs 90€ - 140€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 8 h 55 min.

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  • Distance: 239.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 24 min

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

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Kaiserslautern via Mannheim Hbf in around 6 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Kaiserslautern via Brussels, Brussels-North station and Bruxelles Gare du Nord in around 8 h 55 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Luxembourg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Amsterdam to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Flights from Muenster to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $410
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Amsterdam to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
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 Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Frankfurt Flughafen Fernb
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Saarbrücken Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Saarbrücken Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $24
1st Class
$33 - $37
Train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$38 - $40
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$31 - $35
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 Amsterdam Centraal to Rheine
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Turancar
Website
turancar.sk
Bus from Bruxelles Gare du Nord to Kaiserslautern Hertelsbrunnenring
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Schedules at
turancar.sk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Amsterdam Amstel to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Website
eurolines.de
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Website
cfl.lu
Bus from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
cfl.lu
Mobiliteit
Website
mobiliteit.lu
Bus from Luxembourg, Gare routière to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mobiliteit.lu

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

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Amsterdam to Kaiserslautern bus services, operated by Turancar, arrive at Kaiserslautern Hertelsbrunnenring station.

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Amsterdam to Kaiserslautern train services, operated by S-Bahn, arrive at Kaiserslautern Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Kaiserslautern is 489 km. It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to drive from Amsterdam to Kaiserslautern.

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Lufthansa and KLM offer flights from Amsterdam Airport to Luxembourg Airport.

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There are 143+ hotels available in Kaiserslautern. Prices start at $56 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€ - 11€.

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