There are 10 ways to get from Mainz to Amsterdam by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Amsterdam Centraal Ice

$84 - $129

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Amsterdam

$19 - $73

8 alternative options

Train via Duisburg Hbf  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Mainz Hbf to Duisburg Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Arnhem Centraal Ice
  3. Take the train from Arnhem to Amsterdam Centraal Ice

$93 - $142

Night bus  •  11 h 44 min

  1. Take the night bus from Mainz to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk N116

$39 - $64

Drive  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Mainz to Amsterdam 270.6 miles

$65 - $95

Fly Frankfurt to Amsterdam  •  3 h 50 min

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

$75 - $284

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Amsterdam  •  4 h 34 min

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

$136 - $364

Bus to Luxembourg, fly to Amsterdam  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Mainz to Luxembourg
  2. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Amsterdam (AMS) LUX - AMS

$97 - $308

Fly Frankfurt to Brussels, train  •  5 h 10 min

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

$139 - $387

Fly Frankfurt to Dusseldorf, train  •  6 h 19 min

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

$127 - $330

What companies run services between Mainz, Germany and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Mainz to Amsterdam 3 times a day. Tickets cost $70 - $110 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min. Alternatively, Eurolines DE operates a bus from Mainz to Amsterdam 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 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
Flights from Frankfurt to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
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
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
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mainz Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Abellio Rail NRW
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
abellio.de
Train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
abellio.de
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Arnhem to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Antwerpen Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$24 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $55
Bus operators
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
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Mainz to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Mainz to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Mainz and Amsterdam is 356 km. The road distance is 433 km.

The cheapest way to get from Mainz to Amsterdam is to bus which costs 16€ - 65€ and takes 8 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Mainz to Amsterdam is to fly which takes 3 h 50 min and costs 60€ - 250€.

No, there is no direct train from Mainz to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Mainz Hbf and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 1 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Mainz to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Mainz and arriving at Amsterdam via Frankfurt. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 1 min to get from Mainz to Amsterdam, including transfers.