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

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Fly, train  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Zurich (ZRH) FRA - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Landquart
  3. Take the train from Landquart to Davos Platz

$152 - $364

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Bus  •  11 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Chur, Chur PostAutostation N110

$66 - $87

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Train  •  7 h 55 min

  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 Landquart 3 / ...
  4. Take the train from Landquart to Davos Platz

$148 - $267

Train via Zürich HB  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Zürich HB Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Landquart 3 / ...
  4. Take the train from Landquart to Davos Platz

$163 - $262

Bus, train  •  12 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Zürich
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Landquart 3 / ...
  3. Take the train from Landquart to Davos Platz

$83 - $130

Drive  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Davos 327.1 miles

$65 - $100

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Davos. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport and arriving at Davos Platz, Bahnhof via Chur, Postautostation and Lenzerheide/Lai, Post. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Davos. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and arriving at Davos Platz via Mannheim Hbf, Basel SBB and Landquart. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 55 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Davos is 374 km. The road distance is 523.3 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Davos without a car is to train which takes 7 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 38 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Davos, including transfers.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Davos bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport station.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Davos 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 Davos is to train which takes 7 h 55 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h 26 min.

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

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Davos bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Chur, Chur PostAutostation.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Davos.
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  • Distance: 233.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 38 min

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

You can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Davos via Mannheim Hbf, Basel SBB, and Landquart in around 7 h 55 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Davos once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $55 and the journey takes 8 h 40 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
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 Zürich HB to Landquart
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Landquart
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Rhätische Bahn
Phone
+41 81 288 65 65
Website
rhb.ch
Train from Landquart to Davos Platz
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Schedules at
rhb.ch
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rhb.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 Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $140
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
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
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 Chur, Chur PostAutostation
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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 Frankfurt to Zürich
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
Ouibus

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Davos train services, operated by Rhätische Bahn, arrive at Davos Platz station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Davos is 523 km. It takes approximately 5 h 4 min to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Davos.

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

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There are 890+ hotels available in Davos. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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