Travel from Netherlands to Germany is: Restricted. See details.

There are 7 ways to get from Eindhoven to Darmstadt by train, bus and ferry, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 28m

  1. Take the train from Eindhoven Centraal to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice

64€ - 173€

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry  •  5h 42m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Eindhoven to Frankfurt am Main

16€ - 65€

5 alternative options

Bus  •  7h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Eindhoven, JF Kennedylaan/Limbopad to Frankfurt am Main, Flg.,Terminal 1, Busparkplatz P36 RegioJet / ...

20€ - 31€

Night train  •  5h 13m

  1. Take the night train from Eindhoven Centraal to Frankfurt(Main)Sued Nj

33€ - 87€

Drive  •  3h 11m

  1. Drive from Eindhoven to Darmstadt 342.9 km

40€ - 65€

Train, train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  5h 15m

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

93€ - 318€

Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly  •  5h 8m

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

69€ - 340€

Eindhoven to Darmstadt by train

The train journey time between Eindhoven and Darmstadt is around 3h 54m and covers a distance of around 343 km. The fastest train normally takes 3h 50m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Deutsche Bahn Regional, Deutsche Bahn Intercity and others, the Eindhoven to Darmstadt train service departs from Eindhoven Centraal and arrives in Darmstadt Hbf. Typically seven trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
3h 54m
Fastest train time:
3h 50m
Trains per week:
7
Cheapest price:
64€
Carbon emissions:
18 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
09:01
Last train departs at:
09:01

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Eindhoven to Darmstadt train schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Netherlands → Germany
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International entry into Germany from Netherlands

  • Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Germany, as well as residents from Albania, Andorra, Australia, China, Falkland Islands, Hong Kong, Macau, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside Germany with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Germany from Netherlands

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Netherlands
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
This also applies to arrivals from the following regions:
France: Mayotte, French Guiana, Guadeloupe
Finland: Satakunta, Uusimaa, Varsinais-Suomi
Norway: Innlandet
Portugal: Azores, Madeira

This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Belgium, Denmark, France, Greece, Ireland, Latvia, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Germany

1.5m

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Netherlands

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into Germany from Netherlands is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Darmstadt is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Darmstadt is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Darmstadt is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Netherlands from Germany.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 13 Jun 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Robert Koch Institute.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Eindhoven to Darmstadt is to bus which costs 19€ - 35€ and takes 7h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Eindhoven to Darmstadt is to drive which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 3h 11m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Eindhoven to Darmstadt. However, there are services departing from Eindhoven, JF Kennedylaan/Limbopad and arriving at Darmstadt, Luisenplatz via Frankfurt Flughafen T1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 9m.

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No, there is no direct train from Eindhoven to Darmstadt. However, there are services departing from Eindhoven Centraal and arriving at Darmstadt Hbf via Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Regionalbf and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 28m.

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The distance between Eindhoven and Darmstadt is 284 km. The road distance is 342.9 km.

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The best way to get from Eindhoven to Darmstadt without a car is to train which takes 3h 28m and costs 60€ - 180€.

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It takes approximately 3h 28m to get from Eindhoven to Darmstadt, including transfers.

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Eindhoven to Darmstadt bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Eindhoven, JF Kennedylaan/Limbopad station.

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Eindhoven to Darmstadt train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Eindhoven Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Eindhoven to Darmstadt is to train which takes 3h 28m and costs 60€ - 180€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 19€ - 35€ and takes 7h 9m.

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Map of how to get from Eindhoven to Darmstadt.
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  • Distance: 283.6 km
  • Duration: 3h 28m

What companies run services between Eindhoven, Netherlands and Darmstadt, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Eindhoven Centraal to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf once daily. Tickets cost 55€ - 80€ and the journey takes 2h 48m. Alternatively, Union Ivkoni operates a vehicle from Eindhoven to Frankfurt am Main twice a week. Tickets cost 11€ - 16€ and the journey takes 5h 14m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 370€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 420€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 270€
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 Eindhoven Centraal to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Eindhoven Centraal to Frankfurt(Main)Sued
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
Nightjet
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 Eindhoven Centraal to Venlo
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 24€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
10€ - 14€
1st Class
17€ - 24€
Train from Eindhoven Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 35€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
16€ - 22€
1st Class
27€ - 35€
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
Eurobahn
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from Eindhoven to Frankfurt am Main
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Eindhoven, JF Kennedylaan/Limbopad to Frankfurt am Main, Flg.,Terminal 1, Busparkplatz P36
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
RegioJet
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 Eindhoven Station to Frankfurt Airport
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
18€ - 22€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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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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Eindhoven to Darmstadt bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Frankfurt am Main, Flg.,Terminal 1, Busparkplatz P36 station.

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Eindhoven to Darmstadt train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Eindhoven to Darmstadt is 343 km. It takes approximately 3h 11m to drive from Eindhoven to Darmstadt.

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