There are 10 ways to get from Birmingham to Frankfurt am Main by plane, train, bus, car, car train or car ferry

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

Fly from Birmingham  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Frankfurt (FRA) BHX - FRA

$84 - $297

Cheapest option

Bus Eurolines CZ  •  17 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt

$54 - $83

8 alternative options

Train to London City, fly  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Frankfurt (FRA) LCY - FRA

$176 - $489

Train to London Heathrow, fly  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Frankfurt (FRA) LHR - FRA

$174 - $443

Train to Bristol, fly  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Frankfurt (FRA) BRS - FRA

$164 - $422

Train to Manchester, fly  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Frankfurt (FRA) MAN - FRA

$111 - $363

Train  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice

$208 - $417

Bus FlixBus  •  19 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham, Birmingham Digbeth Coach Station to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station 1920

$60 - $110

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Frankfurt am Main

$304 - $362

Drive, car ferry  •  10 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Frankfurt am Main

$149 - $223

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

Lufthansa, KLM and three other airlines fly from Birmingham to Frankfurt am Main every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Birmingham to Frankfurt am Main via London Euston, London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, and Bruxelles Midi in around 8 h 41 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Birmingham to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from London City to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Bristol to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Manchester to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from London Heathrow to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Manchester to Frankfurt via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Birmingham to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from London City to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from London Heathrow to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Bristol to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Bristol to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Frankfurt via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,300
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London City to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $120
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $65
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$28 - $45
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$70 - $210
Premier
$170 - $250
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$183
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
elines.cz
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Birmingham, Birmingham Digbeth Coach Station to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
19 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Birmingham to Frankfurt am Main?

The distance between Birmingham and Frankfurt am Main is 781 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Frankfurt am Main?

The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Frankfurt am Main is to bus which costs £35 - £60 and takes 17 h 15 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Birmingham to Frankfurt am Main?

The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Frankfurt am Main is to fly which takes 4 h 11 min and costs £60 - £220.

Is there a direct train between Birmingham and Frankfurt am Main?

No, there is no direct train from Birmingham to Frankfurt am Main. However, there are services departing from Birmingham New Street and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf via London St. Pancras International and Bruxelles Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 41 min.

Is there a direct bus between Birmingham and Frankfurt am Main?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Birmingham, Birmingham Digbeth Coach Station and arriving at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station. Services depart once a week, and operate Wednesday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 19 h 30 min.

How long does it take to get from Birmingham to Frankfurt am Main?

It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to get from Birmingham to Frankfurt am Main, including transfers.