There are 7 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Altena by plane, car, train or bus

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

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Fly to Paderborn, drive  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Paderborn (PAD) FRA - PAD
  2. Drive from Paderborn to Altena

$99 - $211

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Bus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Lüdenscheid 198 / ...

$50 - $64

5 alternative options

Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Dusseldorf (DUS) FRA - DUS
  2. Take the train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Hagen Hbf

$142 - $339

Fly to Muenster, train  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Muenster (FMO) FRA - FMO
  2. Take the train from Greven Bf to Schwerte Bf/ZOB

$191 - $379

Train  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Hagen Hbf Ice / ...

$122 - $170

Train, line 513 bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Hagen Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the line 513 bus from Hagen Hauptbahnhof Bstg 4 to Hagen Hohenl. Bf Bstg 7 513 / ...

Drive  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Altena 123.8 miles

$26 - $40

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Altena is 152 km. The road distance is 198 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Altena without a car is to train which takes 2 h 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Altena, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Altena is to train which takes 2 h 24 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 5 min.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Paderborn Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Altena is 198 km. It takes approximately 1 h 55 min to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Altena.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Paderborn Airport.

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There are 158+ hotels available in Altena. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Altena.
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  • Distance: 95 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 56 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Altena, Germany?

You can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Altena via Köln Hbf and Hagen Hbf in around 2 h 24 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Altena once daily. Tickets cost $15 - $19 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Paderborn
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Flights from Frankfurt to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Flights from Frankfurt to Muenster
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Train operators
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Hagen Hbf
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
eurobahn.de
National Express Rail
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Greven Bf to Schwerte Bf/ZOB
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Hagen Hbf
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.de
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 Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Hagen Hbf
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Hagen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Hagener Strassenbahn AG
Phone
01806 - 50 40 30
Email
info@strassenbahn-hagen.de
Website
strassenbahn-hagen.de
Bus from Hagen Hauptbahnhof Bstg 4 to Hagen Hohenl. Bf Bstg 7
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
Hagener Straßenbahn AG
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 Lüdenscheid
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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