There are 9 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.

Recommended option

Fly Frankfurt to Amsterdam  •  1 h 10 min

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

$55 - $240

Cheapest option

Bus RegioJet  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt nad Mohanem, Flg.,Terminal 1, Busparkplatz P36 to Amsterdam, P+R Zeeburg Rj

$28 - $40

7 alternative options

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Amsterdam  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Amsterdam (AMS) DUS - AMS

$117 - $317

Fly Frankfurt to Brussels, train  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Brussels (BRU) FRA - BRU
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
  3. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)

$128 - $356

Bus to Luxembourg, fly to Amsterdam  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Mainz to Luxembourg
  2. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Amsterdam (AMS) LUX - AMS

$103 - $304

Train  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Duisburg Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Arnhem Centraal Ice
  3. Take the train from Arnhem to Schiphol (Airport)

$94 - $143

Bus FlixBus  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk N61

$37 - $47

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

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 Duisburg Hbf, Arnhem Centraal, and Arnhem in around 5 h 8 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Frankfurt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Luxembourg to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Dusseldorf to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Luxembourg to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Antwerpen Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$20 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $50
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Arnhem to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Abellio Rail NRW
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
abellio.de
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Mainz to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Frankfurt nad Mohanem, Flg.,Terminal 1, Busparkplatz P36 to Amsterdam, P+R Zeeburg
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Amsterdam Airport (AMS) is 365 km. The road distance is 439 km.

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) is to bus which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 9 h 37 min.

The quickest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) is to fly which takes 1 h 10 min and costs 45€ - 200€.

No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Amsterdam Airport (AMS). However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and arriving at Schiphol (Airport) via Duisburg Hbf and Arnhem. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 8 min.

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.

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