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There are 6 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kalkar by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Dusseldorf (DUS) FRA - DUS
  2. Take the train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Wesel

$100 - $287

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Train, bus, line 44 bus  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Duisburg Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Wesel Re5
  3. Take the bus from Wesel Bahnhof Bstg 4 to Xanten Bahnhof Bstg 4 Sb6 / ...
  4. Take the line 44 bus from Xanten Bahnhof Bstg 3 to Kalkar Markt Bstg 2 44

$75 - $106

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Fly to Amsterdam, train  •  5 h 45 min

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

$78 - $272

Train, bus, line 44 bus via Oberhausen Hbf  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt Flughafen Fernb to Oberhausen Hbf
  2. Take the train from Oberhausen Hbf to Wesel
  3. Take the bus from Wesel Bahnhof Bstg 4 to Xanten Bahnhof Bstg 4 Sb6 / ...
  4. Take the line 44 bus from Xanten Bahnhof Bstg 3 to Kalkar Markt Bstg 2 44

Bus  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Duisburg 068
  2. Take the bus from Duisburg Tonhallenstraße Bstg 2 to Geldern Bahnhof Bstg 3 Sb30

Drive  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kalkar 186.8 miles

$35 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kalkar is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kalkar is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kalkar. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport and arriving at Kalkar Markt Bstg 2 via Duisburg Tonhallenstraße Bstg 2, Geldern Bahnhof Bstg 4 and Xanten Bahnhof Bstg 3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 50 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Kalkar is 246 km. The road distance is 298.9 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kalkar without a car is to train and bus and line 44 bus which takes 4 h 46 min and costs 65€ - 95€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 46 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kalkar, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Dusseldorf Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kalkar bus services, operated by Niederrheinische Verkehrsbetriebe AG NIAG, arrive at Geldern Bahnhof Bstg 3 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kalkar is 299 km. It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kalkar.

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  • Distance: 154 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 46 min

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

You can take a bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kalkar via Duisburg, Duisburg Tonhallenstraße Bstg 2, Geldern Bahnhof Bstg 3, Geldern Bahnhof Bstg 4, Xanten Bahnhof Bstg 5, and Xanten Bahnhof Bstg 3 in around 8 h 50 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Flights from Frankfurt to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 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
Abellio NRW
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Wesel
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
abellio.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Wesel
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
abellio.de
Train from Oberhausen Hbf to Wesel
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
abellio.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Wesel Bf
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Wesel Bf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $21
Schedules at
bahn.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.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiphol Airport to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
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(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt Flughafen Fernb to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
BVR Busverkehr Rheinland GmbH
Phone
01806 607085
Email
dbregiobusnrw@deutschebahn.com
Website
rheinlandbus.de
Bus from Wesel Bahnhof Bstg 4 to Xanten Bahnhof Bstg 4
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
BVR Busverkehr Rheinland GmbH
Bus from Xanten Bahnhof Bstg 3 to Kalkar Markt Bstg 2
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
BVR Busverkehr Rheinland GmbH
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.

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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 Duisburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Niederrheinische Verkehrsbetriebe AG NIAG
Phone
+49 2841 2050
Email
info@niag-online.de
Website
niag-online.de
Bus from Duisburg Tonhallenstraße Bstg 2 to Geldern Bahnhof Bstg 3
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Niederrheinische Verkehrsbetriebe AG

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Dusseldorf Airport.

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There are 252+ hotels available in Kalkar. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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