How to travel from Amsterdam to Frankfurt

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Travel Information between Amsterdam and Frankfurt

distanceDistance226 miles (364 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$17 - $94
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $17 (€16) • 8 h 12 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $94 (€89) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 226 miles (364 km) 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 $17 (€16). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Amsterdam to Frankfurt.

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

Can I enter Germany if coming from Netherlands?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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 9/29/22; 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.

The current restriction level for returning to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Germany is: Unrestricted.

Am I allowed to reenter Amsterdam, Netherlands from Frankfurt, Germany?

Reentering Netherlands is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Amsterdam from Frankfurt?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Netherlands must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 9/26/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Amsterdam from Frankfurt here.

There are 4 travel options from Amsterdam to Frankfurt: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to travel from Amsterdam to Frankfurt is by taking a bus with an average price of $17 (€16).

This is compared to other travel options to Frankfurt:

A bus is generally $77 (€73) less than a flight for the same trip. Taking a flight costs on average $94 (€89) from Amsterdam to Frankfurt.

A bus is generally $17 (€16) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $34 (€32) from Amsterdam to Frankfurt.

The quickest way to travel to Frankfurt from Amsterdam is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 5 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Frankfurt by bus can take on average 8 h 12 min.

In comparison, getting to Frankfurt by train can take on average 6 h 15 min.

Frankfurt is approximately 226 miles (364 km) away from Amsterdam.

The average frequency per day from Amsterdam to Frankfurt is:

  • 8 buses per day.
  • Around 4 trains per day.

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

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

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

    • You can go to Frankfurt from Amsterdam by plane with Lufthansa. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $94 (€89) with Lufthansa from Amsterdam to Frankfurt on Omio.
    • You can go to Frankfurt from Amsterdam by train with Deutsche Bahn with connection. You'll see cheap train tickets for $34 (€32) with Deutsche Bahn with connection from Amsterdam to Frankfurt on Omio.
    Your trip from Amsterdam to Frankfurt doesn't have to end in Frankfurt. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Berlin or Kyiv. If you’d like to add Paris, Berlin or Kyiv to your Amsterdam to Frankfurt tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Frankfurt today!

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

    • A bus ticket for this route is costing $17 (€16) one way on average.
    • A plane ticket costs $94 (€89) one way on average for this journey.
    • A train ticket for this route costs on average $34 (€32) one way.

    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.

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