There are 8 ways to get from Bensheim to Amsterdam by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  5h 30m

  1. Take the train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal Ice / ...

84€ - 160€

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Bus  •  7h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Darmstadt to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk 027 / ...

27€ - 74€

6 alternative options

Train via Darmstadt Hbf  •  5h 52m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt Flughafen Fernb to Amsterdam Centraal ICE International

88€ - 164€

Drive  •  4h 18m

  1. Drive from Bensheim to Amsterdam 474.1 km

65€ - 95€

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  4h 18m

  1. Take the train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) FRA - AMS

67€ - 328€

Train to Stuttgart, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  5h 21m

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

67€ - 282€

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Brussels, train  •  5h 16m

  1. Take the train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Brussels (BRU) FRA - BRU
  3. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal

106€ - 395€

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  6h 14m

  1. Take the train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Dusseldorf (DUS) FRA - DUS
  3. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal

95€ - 394€

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The cheapest way to get from Bensheim to Amsterdam is to bus which costs 27€ - 75€ and takes 7h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Bensheim to Amsterdam is to train and fly which costs 65€ - 330€ and takes 4h 18m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bensheim to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Bensheim and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 30m.

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The distance between Bensheim and Amsterdam is 397 km. The road distance is 474.1 km.

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The best way to get from Bensheim to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 5h 30m and costs 80€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 5h 30m to get from Bensheim to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Bensheim to Amsterdam train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Bensheim station.

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The best way to get from Bensheim to Amsterdam is to train which takes 5h 30m and costs 80€ - 160€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 27€ - 75€ and takes 7h 43m.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Bensheim to Amsterdam train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Amsterdam Centraal station.

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Map of how to get from Bensheim to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 396.7 km
  • Duration: 5h 30m

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

You can take a train from Bensheim to Amsterdam via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 5h 30m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Bensheim to Amsterdam 5 times a day. Tickets cost 23€ - 29€ and the journey takes 6h 30m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 320€
Flights from Stuttgart to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 650€
Flights from Stuttgart to Amsterdam Schiphol via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 650€
Flights from Frankfurt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 350€
Flights from Frankfurt to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 290€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 420€
Flights from Stuttgart to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 600€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Amsterdam Schiphol via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 800€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 400€
Flights from Stuttgart to Amsterdam Schiphol via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
45€ - 400€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
140€ - 550€
Train operators
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 Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
75€ - 110€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt Flughafen Fernb to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
75€ - 110€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bensheim to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bensheim to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bensheim to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
18€ - 26€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
40€ - 60€
1st Class
60€ - 85€
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 Antwerpen-Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 45€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
18€ - 25€
1st Class
29€ - 45€
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
22€ - 50€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
22€ - 30€
1st Class
35€ - 50€
Bus operators
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Darmstadt to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
23€ - 29€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Bensheim to Amsterdam is 474 km. It takes approximately 4h 18m to drive from Bensheim to Amsterdam.

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Lufthansa and KLM offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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