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Duration 54 min
Distance 62.9 km
Average price 24€
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Gießen and Frankfurt am Main takes 54 min and the fastest train takes 41 min. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Gießen to Frankfurt am Main. 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. Giessen
  2. Frankfurt am Main
47 min
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11€ - 55€

Gießen to Frankfurt am Main train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between Gießen and Frankfurt am Main. The earliest departure is at 10:54 in the morning, and the last departure from Gießen is at 23:15 which arrives into Frankfurt am Main at 00:07. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 54 min. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Giessen and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

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The distance between Gießen and Frankfurt am Main is 52 km. The road distance is 62.9 km.

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Gießen to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Giessen station.

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Gießen to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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What companies run services between Gießen and Frankfurt am Main?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Giessen to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf every 4 hours. Tickets cost 20€ - 28€ and the journey takes 47 min. Three other operators also service this route.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 28€

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 Giessen to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 28€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
11€ - 16€

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Giessen to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
HLB Hessische Landesbahn GmbH
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Phone
0800 44 33 700
Website
hlb-online.de
Train from Giessen to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
HLB Hessische Landesbahn GmbH
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€

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 Giessen to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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