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There are 7 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Brides-les-Bains by plane, shuttle, 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 Geneva, shuttle  •  3h 49m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Geneva (GVA) FRA - GVA
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Genève Airport to Brides-les-Bains

95€ - 269€

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  16h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt Flughafen T1 to Strasbourg Boulevard de Metz
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Chambéry
  3. Take the train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Moutiers Salins Brides L Bains Ter / ...

43€ - 84€

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Fly to Lyon, shuttle  •  4h 15m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Lyon (LYS) FRA - LYS
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Lyon - Saint Exupery Airport to Brides-les-Bains

76€ - 293€

Train, bus  •  10h 30m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Basel Sbb Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern 61 / ...
  3. Take the train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport 1 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Geneva Airport to Moutiers

128€ - 310€

Train  •  11h 59m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Chambery Challes Les Eaux Ter / ...
  4. Take the train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Moutiers Salins Brides L Bains Ter / ...

159€ - 208€

Bus  •  13h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt Airport to Geneva N122
  2. Take the bus from Geneva Airport to Moutiers

67€ - 143€

Drive  •  6h 48m

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Brides-les-Bains 430 miles

80€ - 120€

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Brides-les-Bains is to bus and train which costs 40€ - 85€ and takes 16h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Brides-les-Bains is to fly and shuttle which costs 90€ - 270€ and takes 3h 49m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Brides-les-Bains. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt Airport and arriving at Brides-les-Bains via Genève, Cornavin, Geneva Airport and Moutiers. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 25m.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Brides-les-Bains is 533 km. The road distance is 688 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Brides-les-Bains without a car is to train and bus which takes 10h 30m and costs 120€ - 310€.

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It takes approximately 3h 49m to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Brides-les-Bains, including transfers.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Brides-les-Bains bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Frankfurt Airport station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Brides-les-Bains is to train which takes 11h 59m and costs 150€ - 210€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 65€ - 150€ and takes 13h 25m.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Brides-les-Bains bus services, operated by Altibus, arrive at Moutiers station.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Brides-les-Bains.
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  • Distance: 333 miles
  • Duration: 3h 49m

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Brides-les-Bains, France?

You can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Brides-les-Bains via Mannheim Hbf, Lyon Part Dieu, Chambery Challes Les Eaux, Moutiers Salins Brides L Bains, and Moutiers in around 11h 59m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Brides-les-Bains via Geneva, Genève, Cornavin, Grand-Saconnex, Arena, Geneva Airport, and Moutiers in around 13h 25m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Flights from Frankfurt to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 340€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 85€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Basel Sbb to Bern
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
29€ - 70€
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
29€ - 45€
1st Class
45€ - 70€
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 27€
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
11€ - 16€
1st Class
19€ - 27€
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Bern
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
30€ - 60€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 80€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Basel Sbb to Bern
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
21€ - 26€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
21€ - 26€
1st Class
37€ - 39€
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
105€ - 120€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
105€ - 120€
1st Class
140€ - 210€
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
22€ - 27€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
22€ - 27€
1st Class
39€ - 41€
Train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Moutiers Salins Brides L Bains
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
17€ - 22€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
17€ - 22€
1st Class
31€ - 33€
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 27€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
18€ - 27€
1st Class
25€ - 40€
Train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Moutiers Salins Brides L Bains
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
15€ - 22€
1st Class
19€ - 30€
Bus operators
BensBus
Email
info@nofussbus.co.uk
Website
bensbus.co.uk
Shuttle from Genève Airport to Brides-les-Bains
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
30€ - 55€
More information at
BensBus
Altibus
Phone
0 820 320 368
Email
info@altibus.com
Website
altibus.com
Shuttle from Lyon - Saint Exupery Airport to Brides-les-Bains
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
17€ - 75€
Schedules at
altibus.com
Bus from Geneva Airport to Moutiers
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
14€ - 75€
Schedules at
altibus.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt Airport to Geneva
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Lufthansa Express Bus
Phone
+49 (0)89-32304-0
Email
info@airportbus-muenchen.de
Website
airportbus-muenchen.de
Bus from Frankfurt Flughafen T1 to Strasbourg Boulevard de Metz
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Lufthansa Express Bus
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Strasbourg to Chambéry
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
19€ - 50€
Schedules at
isilines.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Brides-les-Bains is 688 km. It takes approximately 6h 48m to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Brides-les-Bains.

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Lufthansa and Swiss offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Geneva Airport.

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