• Our partners include:

  • RailEurope
  • Deutsche Bahn
  • Trenitalia
  • SNCF
  • Flixbus
  • RENFE
  • Ouibus
  • BlaBlaCar
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner

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

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

Recommended option

Fly  •  1h 33m

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

$64 - $247

Cheapest option

Bus RegioJet  •  9h

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt am Main, Flg.,Terminal 1, Busparkplatz P36 to Amsterdam, Sloterdijk RegioJet / ...

$23 - $63

3 alternative options

Train  •  3h 45m

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

$85 - $120

Bus Eurolines DE  •  7h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Amsterdam

$28 - $86

Drive  •  3h 58m

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

$65 - $95

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam is to bus which costs 19€ - 55€ and takes 9h.

More details

The quickest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam is to fly which costs 55€ - 220€ and takes 1h 33m.

More details

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 3h 45m.

More details

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

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 3h 45m and costs 70€ - 110€.

More details

It takes approximately 1h 33m to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam, including transfers.

More details

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

More details

The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam is to fly which takes 1h 33m and costs 55€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 3h 45m, you could also bus, which costs 24€ - 75€ and takes 7h 44m.

Mode details

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

Search flights

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

More details

Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 227.4 miles
  • Duration: 1h 33m

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

Lufthansa and KLM fly from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam every 3 hours. Alternatively, Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam every 4 hours. Tickets cost $85 - $120 and the journey takes 3h 45m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
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 Frankfurt Flughafen Fernb to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$17 - $70
Website
eurolines.de
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Frankfurt am Main, Flg.,Terminal 1, Busparkplatz P36 to Amsterdam, Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
regiojet.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk

Want to know more about travelling around Netherlands

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

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

Get driving directions

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

Search flights

Book your Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam train tickets online with Rome2rio.

Search and book

There are 2655+ hotels available in Amsterdam. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

More details