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

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 Lyon, train  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Lyon (LYS) FRA - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bourg-en-Bresse
  3. Take the train from Bourg-en-Bresse to Louhans

$119 - $326

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Karlsruhe 017 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Dijon
  3. Take the train from Dijon Ville to Louhans

$55 - $74

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Fly to Geneva, train  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Geneva (GVA) FRA - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève to Bourg-en-Bresse
  3. Take the train from Bourg-en-Bresse to Louhans

$133 - $328

Train  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Chalon sur Saône Tgv

$182 - $224

Train via Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Dijon Ville Tgv
  4. Take the train from Dijon Ville to Louhans

$136 - $194

Bus  •  10 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt Hbf to Chalon-sur-Saone

$126 - $181

Drive  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Branges 356.9 miles

$75 - $120

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Branges is 454 km. The road distance is 571.1 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Branges without a car is to train which takes 6 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 5 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Branges, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Branges is to train which takes 6 h 21 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 41 min.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Lyon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Branges is 571 km. It takes approximately 5 h 7 min to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Branges.

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Brussels Airlines, Air France and Lufthansa offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Lyon Airport.

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There are 90+ hotels available in Branges. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Branges.
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  • Distance: 283.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 5 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Branges, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France?

You can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Branges via Mannheim Hbf and Chalon sur Saône in around 6 h 21 min. Alternatively, Eurolines DE operates a bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Branges 3 times a week. Tickets cost $55 - $90 and the journey takes 8 h 53 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Frankfurt to Lyon via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Lyon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bourg-en-Bresse
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $30
Train from Bourg-en-Bresse to Louhans
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$19 - $29
Train from Dijon Ville to Louhans
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $27
1st Class
$25 - $40
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bourg-en-Bresse
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$30 - $35
Train from Genève to Bourg-en-Bresse
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $29
1st Class
$42 - $44
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Chalon sur Saône
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $115
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $115
1st Class
$130 - $200
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $100
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 Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$21 - $25
Standard
$21 - $29
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
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 Mannheim Hbf to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt Hbf to Chalon-sur-Saone
Ave. Duration
8 h 53 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
eurolines.de
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
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 Karlsruhe to Dijon
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
Ouibus

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