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

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Drive, train  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Engelberg to Lörrach Hbf
  2. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...

$92 - $144

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Bus Ouibus  •  10 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Lucerne to Frankfurt Ouibus

$33 - $47

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Train via Basel SBB  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Luzern to Basel SBB 27 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...

$110 - $190

Train  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Luzern to Zürich HB 70
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice

$128 - $215

Bus Marino Autolinee  •  10 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Lucerna to Frankfurt MarinoBus / ...

$43 - $70

Drive  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Engelberg to Frankfurt am Main 287.3 miles

$60 - $90

Train, train to Basel, fly  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Engelberg to Luzern
  2. Take the train from Luzern to Basel SBB
  3. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Frankfurt (FRA) BSL - FRA

$129 - $371

Train, train to Zurich, fly  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Engelberg to Luzern
  2. Take the train from Luzern to Zürich Flughafen
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Frankfurt (FRA) ZRH - FRA

$137 - $346

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The cheapest way to get from Engelberg to Frankfurt am Main is to bus which costs SFr 30 - SFr 50 and takes 10 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Engelberg to Frankfurt am Main is to drive which costs SFr 60 - SFr 90 and takes 4 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Engelberg to Frankfurt am Main. However, there are services departing from Engelberg and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf via Luzern and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 59 min.

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The distance between Engelberg and Frankfurt am Main is 367 km. The road distance is 459.7 km.

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The best way to get from Engelberg to Frankfurt am Main without a car is to train which takes 5 h 59 min and costs SFr 110 - SFr 190.

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It takes approximately 5 h 19 min to get from Engelberg to Frankfurt am Main, including transfers.

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Engelberg to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Luzern station.

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The best way to get from Engelberg to Frankfurt am Main is to train which takes 5 h 59 min and costs SFr 110 - SFr 190. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 40 - SFr 70 and takes 10 h 7 min.

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The quickest flight from Basel Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Engelberg to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Engelberg to Frankfurt am Main.
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  • Distance: 229.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 19 min

What companies run services between Engelberg, Obwalden, Switzerland and Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

You can take a train from Engelberg to Frankfurt am Main via Luzern and Basel SBB in around 5 h 59 min. Alternatively, Marino Autolinee operates a bus from Engelberg to Frankfurt am Main once daily. Tickets cost $37 and the journey takes 8 h 15 min. FlixBus also services this route 6 times a week.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Basel to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Luzern to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Luzern to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Luzern to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Luzern to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Zentralbahn
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Train from Engelberg to Luzern
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Schedule at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Lucerna to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
marinobus.it
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Luzern to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Lucerne to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
Ouibus

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Yes, the driving distance between Engelberg to Frankfurt am Main is 460 km. It takes approximately 4 h 17 min to drive from Engelberg to Frankfurt am Main.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Basel Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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