There are 6 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Altenberg by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Dresden, train  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Dresden (DRS) FRA - DRS
  2. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Kurort Altenberg(Erzgebirge)

$86 - $274

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Bus  •  9 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt Flughafen T1 to Praha hl. n. 43490
  2. Take the bus from Praha to Teplice Express

$33 - $44

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Fly to Leipzig, train  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Leipzig (LEJ) FRA - LEJ
  2. Take the train from Leipzig/Halle Flughafen to Dresden Hbf
  3. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Kurort Altenberg(Erzgebirge)

$115 - $294

Train  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Dresden Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Kurort Altenberg(Erzgebirge) Rb

$117 - $166

Bus, train  •  11 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Dresden, Dresden central station 320
  2. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Kurort Altenberg(Erzgebirge) Rb

$57 - $76

Drive  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Altenberg 321.1 miles

$65 - $100

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Altenberg. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and arriving at Kurort Altenberg(Erzgebirge) via Dresden Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 50 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Altenberg is 376 km. The road distance is 513.8 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Altenberg without a car is to train which takes 6 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 35 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Altenberg, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Altenberg is to train which takes 6 h 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9 h 34 min.

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

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Altenberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Kurort Altenberg(Erzgebirge) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Altenberg is 514 km. It takes approximately 4 h 33 min to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Altenberg.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Dresden Airport.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Altenberg.
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  • Distance: 234.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 35 min

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

You can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Altenberg via Dresden Hbf in around 6 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Altenberg via Praha hl. n., Hlavní nádraží, Nádraží Holešovice, Praha, and Teplice in around 9 h 34 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Dresden
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Flights from Frankfurt to Dresden via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Flights from Frankfurt to Leipzig
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Frankfurt to Leipzig via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $320
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 Dresden Hbf to Kurort Altenberg(Erzgebirge)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leipzig/Halle Flughafen to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Arriva Stredni Cechy
Website
arriva-strednicechy.cz
Bus from Frankfurt Flughafen T1 to Praha hl. n.
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $32
Schedules at
arriva.cz
Bus from Praha to Teplice
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
arriva.cz
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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Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Dresden, Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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