There are 8 ways to get from Valencia to Frankfurt am Main by plane, train, car or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Valencia to Frankfurt  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Frankfurt (FRA) VLC - FRA

$88 - $309

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Train to Alicante, fly to Frankfurt  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Valencia Estacio del Nord to Alacant-Terminal
  2. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Frankfurt (FRA) ALC - FRA

$78 - $293

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Fly Valencia to Stuttgart, train  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Stuttgart (STR) VLC - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf

$124 - $314

Train  •  16 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Valencia Estacio del Nord to Barcelona Sants Tlg
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants Station to Paris Gare De Lyon Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...

$272 - $375

Drive, train  •  19 h

  1. Drive from Valencia to Malgrat de Mar
  2. Take the train from Malgrat de Mar to Barcelona Sants R1
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants Station to Gare de Valence TGV Tgv
  4. Take the train from Valence TGV to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  5. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Tgv

$276 - $341

Bus Eurolines DE  •  26 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Valencia - Estacio del Nord to Frankfurt - Hauptbahnhof

$85 - $180

Bus Starbus  •  28 h

  1. Take the bus from Valencia to Metz
  2. Take the bus from Metz to Frankfurt Ouibus

$141 - $146

Drive  •  15 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Valencia to Frankfurt am Main 1045.4 miles

$220 - $320

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Valencia - Estacio del Nord and arriving at Frankfurt - Hauptbahnhof. Services depart once daily, and operate Wednesday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 26 h 59 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Valencia to Frankfurt am Main. However, there are services departing from Valencia Estacio del Nord and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf via Barcelona Sants Station, Paris Lyon Banlieue and Paris Est. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 9 min.

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The distance between Valencia and Frankfurt am Main is 1381 km. The road distance is 1672.7 km.

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The best way to get from Valencia to Frankfurt am Main without a car is to train which takes 16 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 8 min to get from Valencia to Frankfurt am Main, including transfers.

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Valencia to Frankfurt am Main bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, depart from Valencia - Estacio del Nord station.

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Valencia to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), depart from Valencia Estacio del Nord station.

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The best way to get from Valencia to Frankfurt am Main is to fly which takes 5 h 8 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 16 h 9 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 26 h 59 min.

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The quickest flight from Valencia Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 20 min.

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Valencia to Frankfurt am Main bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, arrive at Frankfurt - Hauptbahnhof station.

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Map of how to get from Valencia to Frankfurt am Main.
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  • Distance: 862.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 8 min

What companies run services between Valencia, Spain and Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

Ryanair, Lufthansa and six other airlines fly from Valencia to Frankfurt am Main hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Valencia to Frankfurt am Main via Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Sants Station, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Nord RER, and Paris Est in around 16 h 9 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Valencia to Frankfurt via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Alicante to Frankfurt via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Valencia to Stuttgart via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $950
Flights from Valencia to Stuttgart via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $480
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Valencia to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Valencia to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Alicante to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $1,300
Flights from Valencia to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Valencia to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Valencia to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Flights from Valencia to Frankfurt via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Alicante to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $420
Flights from Alicante to Frankfurt via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $420
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Valencia to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Valencia to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $420
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Valencia to Stuttgart via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Alicante to Frankfurt via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Valencia to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Valencia to Stuttgart via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $950
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valencia Estacio del Nord to Alacant-Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valencia Estacio del Nord to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants Station to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants Station to Gare de Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
renfe.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Train from Valence TGV to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $30
1st Class
$43 - $46
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$180 - $270
Barcelona Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
900 41 00 41
Website
renfe.com
Train from Malgrat de Mar to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
renfe.com
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Valencia - Estacio del Nord to Frankfurt - Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
26 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$95 - $180
Website
eurolines.de
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Valencia to Frankfurt Main Station
Ave. Duration
3 days 2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
alsa.com
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Valencia to Metz
Ave. Duration
22 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$131
Schedules at
starbus.es
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Metz to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus

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Valencia to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Valencia to Frankfurt am Main is 1673 km. It takes approximately 15 h 7 min to drive from Valencia to Frankfurt am Main.

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Swiss, Ryanair, Lufthansa and Iberia offer flights from Valencia Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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Book your Valencia to Frankfurt am Main bus tickets online with Busbud.

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There are 676+ hotels available in Frankfurt am Main. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Valencia to Valencia Airport is to line 3 subway which takes 21 min and costs .

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