There are 5 ways to get from Ratingen to Amsterdam 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Flughafen to Arnhem Centraal Stoptrein RE19 / ...
  2. Take the train from Arnhem to Amsterdam Centraal Intercity / ...

$45 - $70

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk N61 / ...

$30 - $41

3 alternative options

Bus Eurolines DE  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam Amstel

$65 - $88

Drive  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Ratingen to Amsterdam 136.9 miles

$30 - $50

Fly  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Amsterdam (AMS) DUS - AMS

$92 - $293

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

You can take a train from Ratingen to Amsterdam via Arnhem Centraal and Arnhem in around 3 h. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Ratingen to Amsterdam every 3 hours. Tickets cost $14 - $23 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Train operators
Abellio Rail NRW
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Düsseldorf Flughafen to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
abellio.de
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Düsseldorf Flughafen to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.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
$15 - $27
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Düsseldorf to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Düsseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam Amstel
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
eurolines.de

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ratingen to Amsterdam?

The distance between Ratingen and Amsterdam is 180 km. The road distance is 219 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ratingen to Amsterdam?

The cheapest way to get from Ratingen to Amsterdam is to bus which costs 24€ - 35€ and takes 3 h 55 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ratingen to Amsterdam?

The quickest way to get from Ratingen to Amsterdam is to drive which takes 2 h 7 min and costs 27€ - 40€.

Is there a direct train between Ratingen and Amsterdam?

No, there is no direct train from Ratingen to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Düsseldorf Flughafen and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Arnhem. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h.

How long does it take to get from Ratingen to Amsterdam?

It takes approximately 3 h to get from Ratingen to Amsterdam, including transfers.