There are 8 ways to get from Nijmegen to Frankfurt am Main by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 5 min

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

$76 - $120

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Nijmegen to Venlo Stoptrein S1
  2. Take the bus from Venlo, Venlo Station to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station 268

$16 - $28

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Bus  •  6 h 52 min

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

$28 - $40

Drive  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Nijmegen to Frankfurt am Main 216.3 miles

$50 - $80

Train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  4 h 41 min

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

$118 - $313

Train to Amsterdam, fly  •  5 h 3 min

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

$86 - $290

Train, train to Muenster, fly  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Nijmegen to Zutphen
  2. Take the train from Zutphen to Hengelo
  3. Take the train from Hengelo to Rheine
  4. Fly from Muenster (FMO) to Frankfurt (FRA) FMO - FRA

Train, train to Brussels, fly  •  6 h 19 min

  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

$104 - $314

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The cheapest way to get from Nijmegen to Frankfurt am Main is to train and bus which costs 14€ - 24€ and takes 6 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nijmegen to Frankfurt am Main is to drive which costs 45€ - 65€ and takes 3 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nijmegen to Frankfurt am Main. However, there are services departing from Nijmegen and arriving at Frankfurt via Arnhem Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 5 min.

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The distance between Nijmegen and Frankfurt am Main is 276 km. The road distance is 346.2 km.

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The best way to get from Nijmegen to Frankfurt am Main without a car is to train which takes 4 h 5 min and costs 60€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 5 min to get from Nijmegen to Frankfurt am Main, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Nijmegen to Frankfurt am Main is to train which takes 4 h 5 min and costs 60€ - 110€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 6 h 52 min.

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The quickest flight from Dusseldorf Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Nijmegen to Frankfurt am Main.
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  • Distance: 172.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 5 min

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Nijmegen to Frankfurt am Main every 4 hours. Tickets cost $70 - $110 and the journey takes 2 h 53 min. Alternatively, Deinbus operates a bus from Nijmegen to Frankfurt am Main twice a week. Tickets cost $22 - $30 and the journey takes 5 h 40 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Flights from Amsterdam to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Muenster to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from Brussels to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 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 Arnhem Centraal to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Train from Nijmegen to Venlo
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
arriva.nl
Abellio NRW
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 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 Nijmegen to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
ns.nl
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eurail.com
Train from Nijmegen to Zutphen
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Hengelo to Rheine
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Nijmegen to Breda
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Breda to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Blauwnet
Website
blauwnet.nl
Train from Zutphen to Hengelo
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
blauwnet.nl
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Hengelo to Rheine
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
eurobahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Venlo, Venlo Station to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Arnhem to Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
deinbus.de

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Yes, the driving distance between Nijmegen to Frankfurt am Main is 346 km. It takes approximately 3 h 13 min to drive from Nijmegen to Frankfurt am Main.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Dusseldorf Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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