There are 3 ways to get from Nijmegen to Elten by train, bus or car

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Train, line 566 bus  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Nijmegen to Arnhem Centraal
  2. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Zevenaar
  3. Take the line 566 bus from Zevenaar, Station Zevenaar to Elten, Markt 566

$12 - $16

2 alternative options

Bus, line 94 bus  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Nijmegen Centraal Station Bstg 2 to Emmerich Geistmarkt Bstg 2 Sb58
  2. Take the line 94 bus from Emmerich Geistmarkt Bstg 1 to Emmerich Elten Markt Bstg 1 94

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Nijmegen to Elten 26.6 miles

$6 - $10

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Nijmegen station to Elten. However, there are services departing from Nijmegen Centraal Station Bstg 2 and arriving at Emmerich Elten Markt Bstg 1 via Emmerich Geistmarkt Bstg 1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 8 min.

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The distance between Nijmegen and Elten is 22 km. The road distance is 42.6 km.

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The best way to get from Nijmegen to Elten without a car is to train and line 566 bus which takes 1 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to get from Nijmegen to Elten, including transfers.

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Nijmegen to Elten bus services, operated by Niederrheinische Verkehrsbetriebe AG NIAG, arrive at Nijmegen Centraal Station Bstg 2.

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Nijmegen to Elten bus services, operated by Niederrheinische Verkehrsbetriebe AG NIAG, arrive at Emmerich Elten Markt Bstg 1 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nijmegen to Elten is 43 km. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Nijmegen to Elten.

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There are 350+ hotels available in Elten. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Nijmegen to Elten.
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  • Distance: 13.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 41 min

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

You can take a bus from Nijmegen to Elten via Emmerich Geistmarkt Bstg 2 and Emmerich Geistmarkt Bstg 1 in around 2 h 8 min.

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 Nijmegen to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Abellio NRW
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Zevenaar
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
abellio.de
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Zevenaar
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
arriva.nl
Breng
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
breng.nl
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Zevenaar
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
breng.nl
Bus operators
Breng
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
breng.nl
Bus from Zevenaar, Station Zevenaar to Elten, Markt
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
breng.nl
Bus from Nijmegen, Centraal Station to Emmerich, Geistmarkt
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
breng.nl
Niederrheinische Verkehrsbetriebe AG NIAG
Phone
+49 2841 2050
Email
info@niag-online.de
Website
niag-online.de
Bus from Nijmegen Centraal Station Bstg 2 to Emmerich Geistmarkt Bstg 2
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Niederrheinische Verkehrsbetriebe AG
Bus from Emmerich Geistmarkt Bstg 1 to Emmerich Elten Markt Bstg 1
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Niederrheinische Verkehrsbetriebe AG

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