There are 9 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) by plane, train, shuttle, bus or car

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Fly Frankfurt to Amsterdam  •  3 h 23 min

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

$66 - $256

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Bus  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Amsterdam

$23 - $80

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Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Amsterdam  •  3 h 43 min

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

$119 - $326

Shuttle to Luxembourg, fly to Amsterdam  •  6 h 55 min

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

$86 - $307

Fly Frankfurt to Brussels, train  •  5 h 18 min

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

$119 - $334

Train  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt to Utrecht Centraal ICE International
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport Sprinter / ...

$92 - $134

Bus, train  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main to Utrecht
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport Sprinter / ...

$36 - $54

Train, drive  •  4 h 43 min

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

$83 - $128

Drive  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) 281.3 miles

$65 - $100

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Amsterdam Airport (AMS). However, there are services departing from Frankfurt and arriving at Schiphol Airport via Utrecht Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 47 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Amsterdam Airport (AMS) is 366 km. The road distance is 450.1 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) without a car is to train which takes 4 h 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 23 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Amsterdam Airport (AMS), including transfers.

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Frankfurt am Main to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Frankfurt station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) is to fly which takes 3 h 23 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 4 h 47 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 6 h 51 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 Amsterdam Airport (AMS) train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Schiphol Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) is 450 km. It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to drive from Frankfurt am Main to Amsterdam Airport (AMS).

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

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt am Main to Amsterdam Airport (AMS).
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  • Distance: 228.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 23 min

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

KLM and Lufthansa fly from Frankfurt am Main to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Amsterdam Airport (AMS) via Utrecht Centraal in around 4 h 47 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 Luxembourg to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
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
56 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(Main)Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
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
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.

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Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
ns.nl
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eurail.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
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
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
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main to Utrecht
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
deinbus.de

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