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Duration 1h 41m
Distance 143.4 km
Average price 35€
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Frankfurt am Main and Ettlingen takes 1h 41m and the fastest train takes 1h 30m. There is an hourly train service from Frankfurt am Main to Ettlingen. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Ettlingen
1h 26m
18€ - 65€

Frankfurt am Main to Ettlingen train times

Trains run hourly between Frankfurt am Main and Ettlingen. The earliest departure is at 12:50 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Frankfurt am Main is at 23:00 which arrives into Ettlingen at 00:50. All services require a transfer at KARLSRUHE HBF and take an average of 1h 41m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Saturday, August 15, 2020

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Ettlingen. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Ettlingen Erbprinz/Schloss via Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 26m.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Ettlingen is 132 km. The road distance is 143.4 km.

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Frankfurt am Main to Ettlingen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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Frankfurt am Main to Ettlingen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Karlsruhe Hbf station.

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There are 615+ hotels available in Ettlingen. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main and Ettlingen?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf hourly. Tickets cost 30€ - 45€ and the journey takes 1h 8m. Three other operators also service this route.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 45€

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 65€

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
TGV inOui
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 45€

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
35€ - 45€
1st Class
30€ - 40€
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
18€ - 26€

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
18€ - 26€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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