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

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Fly to Dusseldorf, train

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

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Fly to Muenster, train

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Muenster (FMO)
  2. Take the train from Münster Hauptbahnhof to Duisburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Nieukerk

Train

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Nieukerk

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt Airport to Düsseldorf central bus station
  2. Take the bus from D-Bilk S to Krefeld Hbf
  3. Take the bus from Krefeld Hauptbahnhof Süd to Kerken Nieukerk Bahnhof

Night train, train

  1. Take the night train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Regionalbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Nieukerk

Drive

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kerken
Frankfurt Airport (FRA) → Kerken
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Kerken is 116 117.

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The cost-effective way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kerken is to drive, which costs €40 - €65 and takes 2h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kerken is to drive which costs €40 - €65 and takes 2h 29m.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kerken. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt and arriving at Nieukerk via Duesseldorf Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 16m.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Kerken is 219 km. The road distance is 267.5 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kerken without a car is to train which takes 2h 16m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 15m to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kerken, including transfers.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kerken train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Frankfurt station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kerken is to train which takes 2h 16m and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5h 28m.

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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 Kerken train services, operated by NordWestBahn, arrive at Nieukerk station.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kerken.
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  • Distance: 218.7 km
  • Duration: 2h 15m

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

You can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kerken via Düsseldorf Hbf and Duesseldorf Hbf in around 2h 16m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kerken via Düsseldorf central bus station, Duesseldorf Hbf, Duesseldorf-Bilk, D-Bilk S, Krefeld Hbf, and Krefeld Hauptbahnhof Süd in around 5h 28m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €390
Flights from Frankfurt to Muenster
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €320
Train operators
NordWestBahn
Phone
01806 / 600161
Email
dialog@nordwestbahn.de
Website
nordwestbahn.de
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Nieukerk
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
nordwestbahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Nieukerk
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
nordwestbahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Münster Hauptbahnhof to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€25 - €35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 311682904
Website
bahn.com
Train from Münster Hauptbahnhof to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€16 - €23
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Münster to Duisburg central station
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Flixtrain
Österreichische Bundesbahnen
Website
delfi.de
Train from Frankfurt to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
delfi.de
Night train from Frankfurt to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
delfi.de
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Regionalbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€20 - €26
Website
Nightjet
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt Airport to Düsseldorf central bus station
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€13 - €16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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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 Düsseldorf, Hbf., Worringer Str.
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
RegioJet
NordWestBahn
Phone
01806 / 600161
Email
dialog@nordwestbahn.de
Website
nordwestbahn.de
Bus from D-Bilk S to Krefeld Hbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
nordwestbahn.de
Niederrheinische Verkehrsbetriebe AG NIAG
Phone
0 28 41/20 5-0
Email
nfo@niag-online.de
Website
niag-online.de
Bus from Krefeld Hauptbahnhof Süd to Kerken Nieukerk Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
Niederrheinische Verkehrsbetriebe AG NIAG

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kerken is 267 km. It takes approximately 2h 29m to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kerken.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Dusseldorf Airport.

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