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

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Fly, train  •  3h 1m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Geneva (GVA) FRA - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Montreux

$105 - $308

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Bus  •  10h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Karlsruhe 108 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe, Hbf. - Süd, am Hintereingang to Lausanne, park.Velodrome RegioJet

$47 - $69

4 alternative options

Train  •  6h 23m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Basel SBB Ice
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Fribourg/Freiburg to Vevey

$140 - $245

Train via Mannheim Hbf  •  6h 53m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Fribourg/Freiburg to Vevey

$124 - $254

Train Trenitalia Eurocity  •  8h 23m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Olten Ec
  2. Take the train from Olten to Lausanne 5 / ...

$123 - $210

Drive  •  4h 36m

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Chillon Castle 314.7 miles

$65 - $100

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Chillon Castle is to bus which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 10h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Chillon Castle is to fly and train which costs 90€ - 270€ and takes 3h 1m.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Chillon Castle. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and arriving at Veytaux-Chillon via Mannheim Hbf, Basel SBB, Bern, Fribourg/Freiburg and Vevey. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 53m.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Chillon Castle is 422 km. The road distance is 503.6 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Chillon Castle without a car is to train which takes 6h 23m and costs 120€ - 220€.

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It takes approximately 3h 1m to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Chillon Castle, including transfers.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Chillon Castle 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 Chillon Castle is to train which takes 6h 23m and costs 120€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 10h 58m.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Chillon Castle train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Vevey station.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Chillon Castle.
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  • Distance: 264 miles
  • Duration: 3h 1m

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Chillon Castle, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Chillon Castle via Basel SBB, Bern, Fribourg/Freiburg, Vevey, Vevey, gare, and Veytaux, château de Chillon in around 6h 23m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Chillon Castle via Karlsruhe, Hbf. - Süd, am Hintereingang, Lausanne, park.Velodrome, Lausanne, Parc Vélodrome, Lausanne, gare, Lausanne, Vevey, Vevey, gare, and Veytaux, château de Chillon in around 10h 58m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Montreux
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Bern
Ave. Duration
59m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Fribourg/Freiburg to Vevey
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Olten to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
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 Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Olten
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Karlsruhe, Hbf. - Süd, am Hintereingang to Lausanne, park.Velodrome
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
regiojet.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Chillon Castle is 504 km. It takes approximately 4h 36m to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Chillon Castle.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 1011+ hotels available in Chillon Castle. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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