There are 5 ways to get from Arnhem to Frankfurt am Main by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Frankfurt ICE International

$70 - $110

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Bus  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Arnhem to Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main

$22 - $65

3 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Arnhem to Frankfurt am Main 214.7 miles

$50 - $80

Train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Frankfurt (FRA) DUS - FRA

$114 - $303

Train to Amsterdam, fly  •  4 h 45 min

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

$84 - $286

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The cheapest way to get from Arnhem to Frankfurt am Main is to bus which costs 18€ - 55€ and takes 5 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Arnhem to Frankfurt am Main is to train which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 2 h 53 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Arnhem and arriving at Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main. Services depart four times a week, and operate Monday and Thursday. The journey takes approximately 5 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Arnhem Centraal and arriving at Frankfurt. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 53 min.

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The distance between Arnhem and Frankfurt am Main is 284 km. The road distance is 343.5 km.

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The best way to get from Arnhem to Frankfurt am Main without a car is to train which takes 2 h 53 min and costs 60€ - 90€.

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The train from Arnhem Centraal to Frankfurt takes 2 h 53 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Arnhem to Frankfurt am Main bus services, operated by Deinbus, depart from Arnhem station.

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Arnhem to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Arnhem Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Arnhem to Frankfurt am Main is to train which takes 2 h 53 min and costs 60€ - 90€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 18€ - 55€ and takes 5 h 40 min.

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The quickest flight from Dusseldorf Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Arnhem to Frankfurt am Main bus services, operated by Deinbus, arrive at Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main station.

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  • Distance: 177.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 53 min

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Arnhem to Frankfurt am Main every 4 hours. Tickets cost $70 - $110 and the journey takes 2 h 53 min. Alternatively, Deinbus operates a bus from Arnhem to Frankfurt am Main twice a week. Tickets cost $22 - $30 and the journey takes 5 h 40 min. Eurolines DE also services this route twice a week.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Flights from Amsterdam to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
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 Arnhem Centraal to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Abellio NRW
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
abellio.de
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 Arnhem Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
ns.nl
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Bus operators
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Arnhem to Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
deinbus.de
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Arnhem to Frankfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
eurolines.de

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