There are 6 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Arnhem by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt to Arnhem Centraal ICE International

$70 - $110

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Bus  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main to Arnhem

$22 - $65

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Train via Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena to Düsseldorf, Flughafen Re1 / ...
  3. Take the train from Düsseldorf Flughafen to Arnhem Centraal

Drive  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Arnhem 215.6 miles

$50 - $80

Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  4 h 48 min

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

$112 - $303

Fly to Amsterdam, train  •  5 h 1 min

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

$83 - $286

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Arnhem is to bus which costs 18€ - 55€ and takes 5 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Arnhem is to train which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 2 h 59 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main and arriving at Arnhem. Services depart four times a week, and operate Monday and Thursday. The journey takes approximately 5 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Frankfurt and arriving at Arnhem Centraal. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 59 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Arnhem is 284 km. The road distance is 345 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Arnhem without a car is to train which takes 2 h 59 min and costs 60€ - 90€.

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The train from Frankfurt to Arnhem Centraal takes 2 h 59 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Frankfurt am Main to Arnhem bus services, operated by Deinbus, depart from Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main station.

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

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Arnhem is to train which takes 2 h 59 min and costs 60€ - 90€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 18€ - 55€ and takes 5 h 40 min.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt am Main to Arnhem.
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  • Distance: 177.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 59 min

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Frankfurt am Main to Arnhem every 4 hours. Tickets cost $70 - $110 and the journey takes 2 h 59 min. Alternatively, Deinbus operates a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Arnhem twice a week. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 5 h 40 min. Eurolines DE also services this route twice a week.

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 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
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 Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena to Düsseldorf, Flughafen
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Schedules at
bahn.de
Abellio NRW
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Düsseldorf Flughafen to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
abellio.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
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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
$22 - $35
Schedules at
deinbus.de
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt Hbf to Arnhem
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
eurolines.de

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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 am Main to Arnhem bus services, operated by Deinbus, arrive at Arnhem station.

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Frankfurt am Main to Arnhem train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Arnhem Centraal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Arnhem is 345 km. It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to drive from Frankfurt am Main to Arnhem.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Dusseldorf Airport.

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There are 627+ hotels available in Arnhem. Prices start at $65 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 9€ - 14€.

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