There are 10 ways to get from Dover to Frankfurt am Main by train, bus, car ferry, car, car train 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  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  2. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice

$159 - $315

Cheapest option

Bus via Brussels City Center - Midi Train station  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Dover to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
  2. Take the bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Cologne
  3. Take the bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station 068 / ...

$27 - $41

8 alternative options

Bus, train  •  11 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Dover to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
  2. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Koblenz Stadtmitte Re / ...
  4. Take the train from Koblenz Stadtmitte to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf

$109 - $172

Bus Eurolines CZ  •  14 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Folkestone Coach Interchange to Frankfurt

$41 - $56

Car ferry, drive  •  6 h 4 min

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

$104 - $153

Eurotunnel, drive  •  6 h 14 min

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

$288 - $334

Train to London City, fly  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to Stratford International
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Frankfurt (FRA) LCY - FRA

$134 - $419

Train to London Heathrow, fly  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Frankfurt (FRA) LHR - FRA

$136 - $382

Train to London Stansted, fly  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Frankfurt (FRA) STN - FRA

$105 - $307

Train, train to Birmingham, fly  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham International
  3. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Frankfurt (FRA) BHX - FRA

$178 - $408

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dover to Frankfurt am Main is to bus which costs £20 - £35 and takes 10 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dover to Frankfurt am Main is to train and fly which costs £100 - £330 and takes 5 h 4 min.

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The distance between Dover and Frankfurt am Main is 332 miles.

It takes approximately 7 h 54 min to get from Dover to Frankfurt am Main, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dover to Frankfurt am Main station. However, there are services departing from Dover and arriving at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station via Brussels City Center - Midi Train station and Cologne, Cologne South, Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Dover to Frankfurt am Main. However, there are services departing from Dover Priory and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf via Ashford(Kent) Int., Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hbf and Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 54 min.

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

You can take a train from Dover to Frankfurt am Main via Ashford International, Ashford(Kent) Int., Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Köln Hbf, and Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf in around 7 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dover to Frankfurt am Main via Brussels City Center - Midi Train station, Cologne, and Cologne, Cologne South, Airport in around 10 h 55 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
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 Birmingham to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 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
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
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 Birmingham to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Frankfurt via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $3,300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $210
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
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Train operators
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$55 - $150
Premier
$120 - $180
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Koblenz Stadtmitte
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Koblenz Stadtmitte to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Koblenz, Koblenz-Stadtmitte
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Schedules at
bahn.de
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
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Dover Priory to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Dover to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Cologne
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Folkestone Coach Interchange to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
elines.cz
Ferry operators

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