There are 8 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Alfeld by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Göttingen Ice
  2. Take the train from Göttingen to Alfeld(Leine) Re3 / ...

$56 - $103

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Bus, train  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Kassel, Kassel Wilhelmshöhe N110
  2. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Alfeld(Leine) Ic

$42 - $59

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Train via Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ice
  2. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Alfeld(Leine) Ic

$72 - $104

Drive  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Alfeld 188.4 miles

$35 - $60

Fly to Hannover, train  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Hannover (HAJ) FRA - HAJ
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Alfeld(Leine)

$99 - $319

Fly to Bremen, train  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Bremen (BRE) FRA - BRE
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Hannover Hbf
  3. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Alfeld(Leine)

$142 - $349

Fly to Hamburg, train  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Hamburg (HAM) FRA - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Alfeld(Leine)

$118 - $330

Fly to Paderborn, train  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Paderborn (PAD) FRA - PAD
  2. Take the train from Paderborn Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
  3. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Alfeld(Leine)

$179 - $319

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Alfeld. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and arriving at Alfeld(Leine) via Göttingen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 34 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Alfeld is 232 km. The road distance is 301.4 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Alfeld without a car is to train which takes 3 h 34 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Alfeld, including transfers.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Alfeld train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf station.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Hannover Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Alfeld train services, operated by HVV, arrive at Alfeld(Leine) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Alfeld is 301 km. It takes approximately 2 h 50 min to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Alfeld.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Hannover Airport.

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  • Distance: 145.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 34 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Alfeld, Lower Saxony, Germany?

You can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Alfeld via Göttingen in around 3 h 34 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Hannover
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Frankfurt to Bremen
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Frankfurt to Paderborn
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Train operators
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 Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Göttingen to Alfeld(Leine)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Alfeld(Leine)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Alfeld(Leine)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Alfeld(Leine)
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Paderborn Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Göttingen to Alfeld(Leine)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
hvv.de
Bus operators
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 Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Kassel, Kassel Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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