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from Amsterdam to Frankfurt

You can get from Amsterdam to Frankfurt by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Amsterdam to Frankfurt on Dec 3 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

02:00PMAmsterdam8h00 10:00PMFrankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 2
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$301One-way
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02:00PMAmsterdam8h00 10:00PMFrankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 2
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$301One-way
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02:00PMAmsterdam8h30 10:30PMFrankfurt
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$301One-way
07:40AMAmsterdam Airport Schiphol1h05 08:45AMFrankfurt am Main Airport
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$2301One-way
07:00AMAmsterdam Airport Schiphol3h05 10:05AMFrankfurt am Main Airport
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$2861One-way

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Thu
Dec 2
$34Deutsche Bahn
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Fri
Dec 3
$34Deutsche Bahn
$30STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$230Lufthansa
Sat
Dec 4
$34Deutsche Bahn
$23STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$201Lufthansa
Sun
Dec 5
$34Deutsche Bahn
$30STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$204Lufthansa
Mon
Dec 6
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$23STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$115Lufthansa
Tue
Dec 7
$34Deutsche Bahn
$23STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$143Lufthansa Cityline
Wed
Dec 8
$34Deutsche Bahn
$23STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$143Lufthansa
Thu
Dec 9
$34Deutsche Bahn
$23STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$136Lufthansa
Fri
Dec 10
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$36STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$147Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Dec 12
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$23STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$115Lufthansa
Tue
Dec 14
$34Deutsche Bahn
$23STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$131KLM
Wed
Dec 15
$34Deutsche Bahn
$23STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$149Lufthansa
Thu
Dec 16
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$23STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$147Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
Dec 17
$34Deutsche Bahn
$36STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$131KLM
Sat
Dec 18
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$23STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$115Lufthansa
Sun
Dec 19
$34Deutsche Bahn
$36STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$131KLM
Mon
Dec 20
$34Deutsche Bahn
$23STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$143KLM
Tue
Dec 21
$34Deutsche Bahn
$36STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$131KLM
Wed
Dec 22
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$36STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$150KLM

Travel Information between Amsterdam and Frankfurt

distanceDistance226 miles (364 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$23 - $167
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $23 (€19) • 8 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • $167 (€139) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSTUDENT AGENCY k. S. KLM or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 226 miles (364 km) by bus, flight or train from Amsterdam to Frankfurt. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $23 (€19). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are STUDENT AGENCY k. S. KLM or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or flight from Amsterdam to Frankfurt.

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FAQs
Is international travel between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Frankfurt, Germany allowed?

International travel from Amsterdam, Netherlands to Frankfurt, Germany is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany if coming from Netherlands?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Frankfurt if traveling from Amsterdam?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What measures do I need to follow in Frankfurt, Germany due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Germany must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 12/1/21; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip between Amsterdam and Frankfurt.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Frankfurt, Germany due to COVID-19?

Return travel to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Germany is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Netherlands from Germany?

Entry into Netherlands is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Netherlands from Germany?

Requirements for reentering Netherlands:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Netherlands?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Netherlands to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Amsterdam, Netherlands was last verified on 12/1/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Amsterdam from Frankfurt.

How do I reach Frankfurt from Amsterdam?

You can travel between Amsterdam and Frankfurt 3 different ways: bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Amsterdam to Frankfurt?

The cheapest way to travel to Frankfurt from Amsterdam is by taking a bus with an average price of $23 (€19).

This is compared to other travel options to Frankfurt:

Taking a bus is about $144 (€120) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $167 (€139) for this route.

A bus is generally $11 (€9) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $34 (€28) from Amsterdam to Frankfurt.

What is the quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Frankfurt?

The fastest way from Amsterdam to Frankfurt is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 5 min.

There are alternative travel options to Frankfurt that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 8 h   on average.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 6 h 44 min   of travel time.

What is the distance between Amsterdam and Frankfurt?

The Amsterdam to Frankfurt distance is around 226 miles (364 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Amsterdam to Frankfurt?

The average frequency per day from Amsterdam to Frankfurt is:

  • Around 6 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Amsterdam to Frankfurt as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Amsterdam and in Frankfurt?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Amsterdam to Frankfurt:

  • Buses from Amsterdam to Frankfurt most often leave from Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk) and arrive in Frankfurt, Stuttgarter Straße (Fermomnibusbahnhof).
Who can get me from Amsterdam to Frankfurt?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Amsterdam to Frankfurt:

  • You can travel to Frankfurt from Amsterdam by bus with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $23 (€19) with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. From Amsterdam to Frankfurt.
  • You can travel by plane from Amsterdam to Frankfurt with KLM, and you can find KLM Amsterdam to Frankfurt tickets for $167 (€139) on Omio.
  • You can travel between Amsterdam and Frankfurt by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $34 (€28) with Deutsche Bahn from Amsterdam to Frankfurt.
Is there a direct service to Frankfurt from Amsterdam?

Yes, there are direct routes from Amsterdam to Frankfurt with the following travel companies:

  • You can book a direct bus with Flixbus, Croatia Bus d. O. O. Or STUDENT AGENCY k. S.
  • You can travel directly by plane with Lufthansa or KLM.

Direct services to Frankfurt tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Amsterdam to Frankfurt?
Many of our customers traveling from Amsterdam to Frankfurt don't make Frankfurt their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Frankfurt are Paris, Berlin or Kyiv, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Frankfurt to any of these top destinations today!
How early should I buy tickets from Amsterdam to Frankfurt online for the best deals?

Before traveling from Amsterdam to Frankfurt, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this trip is costing $23 (€19) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket for this trip costs on average $167 (€139) one way.
  • A train ticket costs $34 (€28) one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Amsterdam to Frankfurt tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.