There are 9 ways to get from Nijmegen to Darmstadt by train, 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.

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Train  •  4h 38m

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

43€ - 138€

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Bus  •  6h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Nijmegen to Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB N94
  2. Take the bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Darmstadt 027 / ...

26€ - 32€

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Train, line 751 bus via Düsseldorf  •  5h 26m

  1. Take the train from Nijmegen to Venlo
  2. Take the train from Venlo to Dusseldorf Hbf
  3. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the line 751 bus from Frankfurt Airport T1 to Darmstadt Mathildenplatz 751

Train, line 751 bus  •  5h 31m

  1. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Frankfurt Flughafen Fernb ICE International
  2. Take the line 751 bus from Frankfurt Airport T1 to Darmstadt Mathildenplatz 751

Drive  •  3h 14m

  1. Drive from Nijmegen to Darmstadt 356.7 km

45€ - 75€

Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Frankfurt  •  5h 15m

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

70€ - 263€

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Frankfurt  •  5h 9m

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

108€ - 347€

Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  5h 38m

  1. Take the train from Nijmegen to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Dusseldorf (DUS) AMS - DUS
  3. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf

111€ - 499€

Train, train to Brussels, fly to Frankfurt  •  6h 34m

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

90€ - 298€

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The cheapest way to get from Nijmegen to Darmstadt is to bus which costs 25€ - 35€ and takes 6h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Nijmegen to Darmstadt is to drive which costs 45€ - 75€ and takes 3h 14m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nijmegen to Darmstadt. However, there are services departing from Nijmegen and arriving at Darmstadt via Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 4m.

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No, there is no direct train from Nijmegen to Darmstadt. However, there are services departing from Nijmegen and arriving at Darmstadt Hbf via Arnhem Centraal and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 38m.

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The distance between Nijmegen and Darmstadt is 294 km. The road distance is 356.7 km.

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The best way to get from Nijmegen to Darmstadt without a car is to train which takes 4h 38m and costs 40€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 4h 38m to get from Nijmegen to Darmstadt, including transfers.

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Nijmegen to Darmstadt bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Nijmegen station.

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Nijmegen to Darmstadt train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Arnhem Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Nijmegen to Darmstadt is to train which takes 4h 38m and costs 40€ - 140€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 25€ - 35€ and takes 6h 4m.

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  • Distance: 294.2 km
  • Duration: 4h 38m

What companies run services between Nijmegen, Netherlands and Darmstadt, Germany?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Nijmegen to Darmstadt every 3 hours. Tickets cost 30€ - 70€ and the journey takes 2h 54m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nijmegen to Darmstadt via Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB in around 6h 4m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 320€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 290€
Flights from Brussels to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 350€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 420€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 550€
Train operators
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 Arnhem Centraal to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 70€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
30€ - 45€
1st Class
50€ - 70€
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
21€ - 50€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
21€ - 29€
1st Class
35€ - 50€
Train from Nijmegen to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 35€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
16€ - 21€
1st Class
26€ - 35€
Train from Nijmegen to Breda
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 29€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
12€ - 18€
1st Class
21€ - 29€
Train from Breda to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 30€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
13€ - 19€
1st Class
22€ - 30€
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Train from Nijmegen to Venlo
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
arriva.nl
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
eurobahn.de
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 Duesseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Frankfurt Flughafen Fernb
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
60€ - 85€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
Abellio NRW
Bus operators
BRH Viabus GmbH
Phone
+49 6232 6709-0
Email
info@viabus.de
Website
viabus.de
Bus from Frankfurt Airport T1 to Darmstadt Mathildenplatz
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
BRH Viabus GmbH
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nijmegen to Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
19€ - 24€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Darmstadt
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 8€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Nijmegen to Darmstadt bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Darmstadt station.

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Nijmegen to Darmstadt train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nijmegen to Darmstadt is 357 km. It takes approximately 3h 14m to drive from Nijmegen to Darmstadt.

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

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