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There are 11 ways to get from Appingedam to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) by train, bus, bus and ferry, car or plane

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Train  •  7h 35m

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Utrecht Centraal Intercity
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice

57€ - 138€

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Bus, bus and ferry  •  12h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Groningen to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
  2. Take the bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Duisburg central train station N20
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Duisburg to Frankfurt am Main

33€ - 47€

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Train via Dortmund  •  9h 13m

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Zwolle
  2. Take the train from Zwolle to Enschede
  3. Take the train from Enschede to Dortmund Hbf Re
  4. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...

Train, bus  •  13h 35m

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Utrecht Centraal Intercity
  2. Take the bus from Utrecht, P+R Westraven to Frankfurt am Main, Mannheimer Str. Area B RegioJet

41€ - 80€

Drive  •  4h 15m

  1. Drive from Appingedam to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) 482.7 km

60€ - 90€

Bus, train to Bremen, fly to Frankfurt  •  6h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Groningen to Leer
  2. Take the train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Bremen Hbf
  3. Fly from Bremen (BRE) to Frankfurt (FRA) BRE - FRA

87€ - 369€

Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Frankfurt  •  6h 46m

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Frankfurt (FRA) AMS - FRA

89€ - 308€

Bus, train, train to Hamburg, fly to Frankfurt  •  8h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Groningen to Leer
  2. Take the train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Bremen Hbf
  3. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  4. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Frankfurt (FRA) HAM - FRA

103€ - 473€

Train, train to Muenster, fly to Frankfurt  •  7h 53m

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Zwolle
  2. Take the train from Zwolle to Hengelo
  3. Take the train from Hengelo to Ibbenbueren
  4. Fly from Muenster (FMO) to Frankfurt (FRA) FMO - FRA

147€ - 449€

Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  7h 30m

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Dusseldorf (DUS) AMS - DUS
  3. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf

111€ - 367€

Bus, train to Hannover, fly to Frankfurt  •  8h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Groningen to Leer
  2. Take the train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Hannover Hbf
  3. Fly from Hannover (HAJ) to Frankfurt (FRA) HAJ - FRA

184€ - 438€

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is 1.5 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Appingedam to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is to bus and bus and ferry which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 12h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Appingedam to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is to drive which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 4h 15m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Appingedam to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level). However, there are services departing from Appingedam, 't Bolwerk and arriving at Frankfurt am Main via Groningen, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and Duisburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 2m.

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No, there is no direct train from Appingedam to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level). However, there are services departing from Appingedam and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf via Groningen and Utrecht Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 35m.

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The distance between Appingedam and Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is 378 km. The road distance is 482.7 km.

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The best way to get from Appingedam to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) without a car is to train which takes 7h 35m and costs 55€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 7h 35m to get from Appingedam to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level), including transfers.

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Appingedam to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) bus services, operated by Blablabus, depart from Groningen station.

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Appingedam to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Groningen station.

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The quickest flight from Bremen Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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  • Distance: 378.3 km
  • Duration: 7h 35m

What companies run services between Appingedam, Netherlands and Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level), Germany?

You can take a train from Appingedam to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) via Groningen and Utrecht Centraal in around 7h 35m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bremen to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 250€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 430€
Flights from Hamburg to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 340€
Flights from Muenster to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 310€
Flights from Hannover to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 330€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 300€
Flights from Hamburg to Frankfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 600€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 410€
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 Groningen to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
20€ - 50€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
20€ - 28€
1st Class
30€ - 50€
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
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 Groningen to Zwolle
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
14€ - 35€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
14€ - 19€
1st Class
23€ - 35€
Train from Enschede to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 35€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
14€ - 20€
1st Class
23€ - 35€
Train from Groningen to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
25€ - 55€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
25€ - 35€
1st Class
40€ - 55€
Train from Zwolle to Hengelo
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
10€ - 25€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
1st Class
17€ - 25€
Train from Hengelo to Ibbenbueren
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 26€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
11€ - 16€
1st Class
19€ - 26€
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
22€ - 50€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
22€ - 30€
1st Class
35€ - 50€
Blauwnet
Phone
0900-9292
Website
blauwnet.nl
Train from Zwolle to Enschede
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Blauwnet
Train from Zwolle to Hengelo
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Blauwnet
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 Dortmund Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Dortmund Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
65€ - 90€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 65€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
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 Leer(Ostfriesl) to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
metronom
Phone
+49 581 97164164
Email
presse@der-metronom.de
Website
der-metronom.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
metronom
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 Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 65€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Bremen central station to Hamburg central station
Ave. Duration
58 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 Bremen Hauptbahnhof to Hamburg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
90€ - 110€
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Urlaubs-Express
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 Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Hengelo to Ibbenbueren
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Website
Eurobahn
Bus operators
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
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Groningen to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
9€ - 13€
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Groningen to Leer
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Blablabus
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 Groningen central station to Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Duisburg central train station
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
12€ - 16€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from Duisburg to Frankfurt am Main
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Utrecht, P+R Westraven to Frankfurt am Main, Mannheimer Str. Area B
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
15€ - 21€
Website
RegioJet
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Groningen to Leer
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
arriva.nl

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Appingedam to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, arrive at Frankfurt am Main station.

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Appingedam to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Appingedam to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is 483 km. It takes approximately 4h 15m to drive from Appingedam to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level).

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