There are 5 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Amsterdam (AMS) FRA - AMS

$64 - $247

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Bus  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Amsterdam

$28 - $86

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Train  •  3 h 45 min

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

$85 - $130

Train via Dusseldorf Hbf  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Düsseldorf Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Venlo
  3. Take the train from Venlo to Amsterdam Zuid

$77 - $117

Drive  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam 270.9 miles

$65 - $95

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Frankfurt Flughafen Fernb and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Amsterdam is 364 km. The road distance is 433.4 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 3 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 32 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Frankfurt Flughafen Fernb station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam is to fly which takes 1 h 32 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 45 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 7 h 44 min.

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

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Amsterdam Centraal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam is 433 km. It takes approximately 3 h 58 min to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam.

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

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 227.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 32 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

KLM and Lufthansa fly from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam every 2 hours. Alternatively, Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam every 4 hours. Tickets cost $85 - $130 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
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.

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt Flughafen Fernb to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Venlo
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
eurobahn.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.

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Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Venlo to Amsterdam Zuid
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
ns.nl
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eurail.com
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$17 - $70
Website
eurolines.de

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