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

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Train  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Duisburg Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hauptbahnhof to Castrop-Rauxel Re3

$54 - $77

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Bus  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Dortmund 017 / ...

$20 - $25

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Drive  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Castrop-Rauxel 151 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Dusseldorf (DUS) FRA - DUS
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hauptbahnhof to Castrop-Rauxel

$78 - $256

Fly to Muenster, train  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Muenster (FMO) FRA - FMO
  2. Take the train from Münster(Westf)Hbf to Dortmund Hbf

$111 - $308

Fly to Paderborn, train  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Paderborn (PAD) FRA - PAD
  2. Take the train from Paderborn Hbf to Dortmund Hbf

$153 - $286

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Castrop-Rauxel. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and arriving at Castrop-Rauxel via Duisburg Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 45 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Castrop-Rauxel is 189 km. The road distance is 241.5 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Castrop-Rauxel without a car is to train which takes 2 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 45 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Castrop-Rauxel, including transfers.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Castrop-Rauxel 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 Castrop-Rauxel is to train which takes 2 h 45 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 11 min.

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

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Castrop-Rauxel train services, operated by Eurobahn, arrive at Castrop-Rauxel station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Castrop-Rauxel is 242 km. It takes approximately 2 h 13 min to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Castrop-Rauxel.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Dusseldorf Airport.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Castrop-Rauxel.
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  • Distance: 118.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 45 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Castrop-Rauxel, Germany?

You can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Castrop-Rauxel via Duisburg Hbf and Duisburg Hauptbahnhof in around 2 h 45 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Castrop-Rauxel every 4 hours. Tickets cost $18 - $24 and the journey takes 3 h 25 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
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
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 Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Münster(Westf)Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
bahn.de
Train from Paderborn Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hauptbahnhof to Castrop-Rauxel
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hauptbahnhof to Castrop-Rauxel
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Münster Hauptbahnhof to Dortmund Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
eurobahn.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 Dortmund
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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