There are 6 ways to get from Bayreuth to Frankfurt am Main by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Train via Nürnberg Hbf  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Bayreuth Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...

$48 - $103

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bayreuth to Frankfurt 180.1 miles

$12 - $24

4 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Bayreuth, Bayreuth to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station 068

$16 - $27

Train  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Bayreuth Hbf to Bamberg Re
  2. Take the train from Bamberg to Frankfurt(Main)Ost Re

$68 - $104

Drive  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Bayreuth to Frankfurt am Main 179.2 miles

$35 - $55

Train, fly  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Bayreuth Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
  2. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Frankfurt (FRA) NUE - FRA

$96 - $238

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

You can take a train from Bayreuth to Frankfurt am Main via Nürnberg Hbf in around 3 h 21 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Bayreuth to Frankfurt am Main 3 times a day. Tickets cost $16 - $27 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bayreuth Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bayreuth Hbf to Bamberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bamberg to Frankfurt(Main)Ost
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bayreuth, Bayreuth to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bayreuth to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $24
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bayreuth and Frankfurt am Main is 208 km. The road distance is 287 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bayreuth to Frankfurt am Main is to rideshare which costs 10€ - 20€ and takes 3 h 9 min.

The quickest way to get from Bayreuth to Frankfurt am Main is to drive which takes 2 h 39 min and costs 30€ - 45€.

No, there is no direct train from Bayreuth to Frankfurt am Main. However, there are services departing from Bayreuth Hbf and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf via Nürnberg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 21 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bayreuth, Bayreuth and arriving at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to get from Bayreuth to Frankfurt am Main, including transfers.