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Duration 2h 24m
Distance 185 km
Average price 55€
Frequency 17/day

Trip overview

The average train between Saarbrücken and Frankfurt am Main takes 2h 24m and the fastest train takes 2h 9m. There is a train service every few hours from Saarbrücken 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 via Mannheim

  1. Saarbruecken Hbf
  2. Mannheim Hbf
  3. Frankfurt am Main
2h 17m
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31€ - 118€

Saarbrücken to Frankfurt am Main train times

Trains run hourly between Saarbrücken and Frankfurt am Main. The earliest departure is at 17:47 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Saarbrücken is at 21:47 which arrives into Frankfurt am Main at 00:41. All services require a transfer at MANNHEIM HBF and take an average of 2h 24m. 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 Saarbruecken Hbf and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 58m.

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It is 155 km from Saarbrücken to Frankfurt am Main. It is approximately 185 km to drive.

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Saarbrücken to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Saarbruecken Hbf station.

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Saarbrücken 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 Saarbrücken and Frankfurt am Main?

You can take a train from Saarbrücken to Frankfurt am Main via Mannheim Hbf in around 2h 17m.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
21€ - 30€

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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Saarbruecken Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
21€ - 30€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
4 times a day
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 Saarbruecken Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
22€ - 30€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Saarbruecken Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
TGV inOui
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
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 Saarbruecken Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
35€ - 41€
1st Class
31€ - 37€
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
29€ - 34€
1st Class
23€ - 27€
Train from Saarbruecken Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
40€ - 55€
1st Class
40€ - 50€
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
6 times a week
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Saarbruecken Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Die Länderbahn
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Phone
0 89 54 888 97 - 25
Email
info@laenderbahn.com
Website
laenderbahn.com
Train from Saarbruecken Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Die Länderbahn

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