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There are 7 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Den Bosch by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 38m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Hertogenbosch Ice

65€ - 89€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt am Main - Mannheimer Str. Area B to Eindhoven - JF Kennedylaan 1770

21€ - 41€

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Bus, train  •  6h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Düsseldorf 268 / ...
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Venlo Re
  3. Take the train from Venlo to Hertogenbosch

31€ - 53€

Drive  •  3h 29m

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Den Bosch 374.1 km

45€ - 70€

Fly to Brussels, train  •  5h 8m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Brussels (BRU) FRA - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Breda
  3. Take the train from Breda to Hertogenb

72€ - 239€

Fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  5h 12m

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

57€ - 219€

Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  5h 52m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Dusseldorf (DUS) FRA - DUS
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Venlo
  3. Take the train from Venlo to Hertogenbosch

102€ - 395€

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The COVID-19 helpline number in Den Bosch is 1351.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Den Bosch is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Den Bosch is 1.5 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Den Bosch is to bus which costs 20€ - 45€ and takes 6h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Den Bosch is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 3h 29m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt am Main to Den Bosch. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt am Main - Mannheimer Str. Area B and arriving at 's-Hertogenbosch, Aartshertogenlaan via Eindhoven, Centraal Station and Veghel, Busstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 44m.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Den Bosch is 295 km. The road distance is 374.1 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Den Bosch without a car is to train which takes 3h 38m and costs 65€ - 90€.

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It takes approximately 3h 38m to get from Frankfurt am Main to Den Bosch, including transfers.

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Frankfurt am Main to Den Bosch bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Frankfurt am Main - Mannheimer Str. Area B station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Den Bosch is to train which takes 3h 38m and costs 65€ - 90€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 20€ - 45€ and takes 6h 44m.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Frankfurt am Main to Den Bosch bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Eindhoven - JF Kennedylaan station.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt am Main to Den Bosch.
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  • Distance: 294.5 km
  • Duration: 3h 38m

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

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Hertogenbosch once daily. Tickets cost 60€ - 90€ and the journey takes 3h 23m. Alternatively, RegioJet operates a bus from Frankfurt am Main - Mannheimer Str. Area B to Eindhoven - JF Kennedylaan once daily. Tickets cost 10€ - 15€ and the journey takes 5h 10m. Eurolines FR also services this route 4 times a week.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 290€
Flights from Frankfurt to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 320€
Flights from Frankfurt to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 500€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 380€
Train operators
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Hertogenbosch
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
60€ - 90€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Venlo
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
eurobahn.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 Venlo to Hertogenbosch
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 29€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
12€ - 17€
1st Class
20€ - 29€
Train from Breda to Hertogenb
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 23€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
9€ - 14€
1st Class
16€ - 23€
Train from Schiphol Airport to Hertogenbosch
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 29€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
13€ - 18€
1st Class
22€ - 29€
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Breda
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
20€ - 22€
Website
Belgian Railways
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Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
20€ - 22€
1st Class
28€ - 31€
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 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
13€ - 17€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Frankfurt am Main - Mannheimer Str. Area B to Eindhoven - JF Kennedylaan
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
RegioJet
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Frankfurt Hbf to Eindhoven, JFK
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
22€ - 35€
Website
Eurolines FR

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Den Bosch is 374 km. It takes approximately 3h 29m to drive from Frankfurt am Main to Den Bosch.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Brussels Airport.

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There are 471+ hotels available in Den Bosch. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Frankfurt Airport is to line 35802 train which takes 16 min and costs 3€ - 5€.

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