There are 10 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Alkmaar by train, bus, car, plane or shuttle

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Train  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt to Utrecht Centraal ICE International
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Alkmaar Intercity

$93 - $136

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Bus  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Amsterdam

$25 - $79

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Bus, train  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main to Arnhem
  2. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Alkmaar Intercity

$41 - $65

Train, drive  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Duisburg Hbf Ice
  2. Drive from Duisburg Hbf to Alkmaar

$88 - $133

Drive  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Alkmaar 302.8 miles

$70 - $110

Fly Frankfurt to Amsterdam, train  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Amsterdam (AMS) FRA - AMS
  2. Take the train from Zaandam to Alkmaar

$79 - $281

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Amsterdam  •  5 h

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

$132 - $351

Fly Frankfurt to Brussels, train  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Brussels (BRU) FRA - BRU
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
  3. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Alkmaar

$127 - $346

Fly Frankfurt to Dusseldorf, train  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Dusseldorf (DUS) FRA - DUS
  2. Take the train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Utrecht Centraal
  3. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Alkmaar

$134 - $346

Shuttle to Luxembourg, fly to Amsterdam  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Luxembourg Airport
  2. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Amsterdam (AMS) LUX - AMS

$99 - $332

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt am Main to Alkmaar. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt and arriving at Alkmaar, Kanaalkade via Amsterdam, Centraal Station and Purmerend, Tramplein. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Alkmaar. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt and arriving at Alkmaar via Utrecht Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 53 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Alkmaar is 391 km. The road distance is 484.4 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Alkmaar without a car is to train which takes 4 h 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 53 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Alkmaar, including transfers.

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Frankfurt am Main to Alkmaar bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, depart from Frankfurt station.

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Frankfurt am Main to Alkmaar train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Frankfurt station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Alkmaar is to train which takes 4 h 53 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 8 min.

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

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Frankfurt am Main to Alkmaar bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, arrive at Amsterdam station.

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  • Distance: 244.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 53 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Alkmaar, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Alkmaar via Utrecht Centraal in around 4 h 53 min. Alternatively, Eurolines DE operates a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Alkmaar twice a week. Tickets cost $17 - $70 and the journey takes 6 h 30 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 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 Frankfurt to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Flights from Luxembourg to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 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

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 to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
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 Utrecht Centraal to Alkmaar
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
ns.nl
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eurail.com
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Alkmaar
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Zaandam to Alkmaar
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Alkmaar
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main to Arnhem
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
deinbus.de
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$17 - $70
Website
eurolines.de
Flibco
Phone
+352 26 58 57 1
Website
flibco.com
Shuttle from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Luxembourg Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $40
Schedules at
flibco.com
Standard Ticket
$30 - $40
Low
$6
High
$34

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Frankfurt am Main to Alkmaar train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Alkmaar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Alkmaar is 484 km. It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to drive from Frankfurt am Main to Alkmaar.

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

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There are 1131+ hotels available in Alkmaar. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Frankfurt Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs .

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