There are 6 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) by plane, train, bus, night 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.

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Fly  •  1 h 10 min

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

$55 - $240

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport 268 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk N61 / ...

$35 - $54

4 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt Flughafen Fernb to Utrecht Centraal ICE International
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport Intercity

$88 - $128

Train via Wuppertal Hbf  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Wuppertal Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Wuppertal Hbf to Venlo
  3. Take the train from Venlo to Schiphol Airport

$79 - $121

Night bus  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Take the night bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Amsterdam, Schiphol Airport N116

$45 - $60

Drive  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) 274.6 miles

$65 - $100

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) is to bus which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 7 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) is to fly which costs 50€ - 210€ and takes 1 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport and arriving at Amsterdam, Schiphol Airport. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam Airport (AMS). However, there are services departing from Frankfurt Flughafen Fernb and arriving at Schiphol Airport via Utrecht Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 26 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Amsterdam Airport (AMS) is 365 km. The road distance is 439.3 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) without a car is to train which takes 4 h 26 min and costs 75€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Amsterdam (AMS), including transfers and time at the airport.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport station.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam Airport (AMS).
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  • Distance: 228.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 10 min

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

KLM and Lufthansa fly from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) via Utrecht Centraal in around 4 h 26 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt Flughafen Fernb to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Wuppertal Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
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eurail.com
Train from Venlo to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Wuppertal Hbf to Venlo
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
eurobahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Amsterdam, Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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