How to get from Frankfurt am Main to Amsterdam

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from Frankfurt am Main to Amsterdam

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

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train

To get from Frankfurt am Main to Amsterdam on 25 May we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:10Frankfurt (Main) Hbf4h55 15:05Amsterdam Centraal
3 changes
£511One-way
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05:25Frankfurt am Main8h05 13:30Amsterdam
0 changes
£191One-way
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05:40Frankfurt (Main) Hbf5h25 11:05Amsterdam Centraal
3 changes
£471One-way
12:10Frankfurt (Main) Hbf4h55 17:05Amsterdam Centraal
3 changes
£581One-way
03:13Frankfurt (Main) Hbf5h52 09:05Amsterdam Centraal
1 change
£531One-way

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Travel Information to Amsterdam from Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance226 miles (364 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£22 - £95
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £22 • 5 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £95 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSTUDENT AGENCY k. S. Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn

Take a coach, flight or train to travel 226 miles (364 km) from Frankfurt am Main to Amsterdam. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £22. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Frankfurt am Main to Amsterdam.

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FAQs

Travel between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Amsterdam, Netherlands is: Fully open.

Can travellers from Germany enter Netherlands?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Amsterdam from Frankfurt am Main?

Conditions of entry into Netherlands:

  • There are no current restrictions

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Netherlands has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 23/05/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip from Frankfurt am Main to Amsterdam.

Return travel to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Netherlands is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Germany from Netherlands?

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

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

Requirements for reentering Germany:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

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

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Germany 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 Frankfurt am Main, Germany was last verified on 22/05/2022. 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 Frankfurt am Main from Amsterdam.

There are 3 ways to travel to Amsterdam from Frankfurt am Main including taking a coach, flight or train.

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Amsterdam. Tickets for a coach cost on average £22.

This is compared to other travel options to Amsterdam:

A coach is £73 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Frankfurt am Main to Amsterdam costing on average £95.

A coach journey is usually £3 less than a journey to Amsterdam by train, which costs on average £25 for the same trip.

The fastest way to get to Amsterdam from Frankfurt am Main is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 15 min.

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

In comparison, getting to Amsterdam by coach can take on average 5 h 50 min.

In comparison, getting to Amsterdam by train can take on average 5 h 23 min.

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

The average frequency per day from Frankfurt am Main to Amsterdam is:

  • 6 trains per day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Frankfurt am Main to Amsterdam:

  • Most travellers board their coach from Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen (Terminal 1) and arrive in Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk).
  • Most travellers board their plane from Frankfurt am Main Airport and arrive in Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.
  • Most travellers board their train from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arrive in Amsterdam Centraal.

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

  • You can take a coach from Frankfurt am Main to Amsterdam with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Cheap tickets can be found for £22 with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. From Frankfurt am Main to Amsterdam.
  • You can travel by plane from Frankfurt am Main to Amsterdam with Lufthansa, and you can find Lufthansa Frankfurt am Main to Amsterdam tickets for £95 on Omio.
  • You can travel by train between Frankfurt am Main and Amsterdam with Deutsche Bahn, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Frankfurt am Main to Amsterdam tickets for £25 on Omio.
Many of our customers travelling from Frankfurt am Main to Amsterdam don't make Amsterdam their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Paris, London or Brussels, either of which you could add to your Frankfurt am Main and Amsterdam trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Amsterdam to any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip to Amsterdam from Frankfurt am Main, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost £22 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing £95 one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost £25 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Frankfurt am Main and Amsterdam online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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