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There are 6 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Frankfurt am Main by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train  •  14 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Regionalbf to Frankfurt(M)Hauptwache 35835 / ...

3€ - 5€

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Bus  •  15 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt Airport to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station 007 / ...

4€ - 17€

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Frankfurt am Main 13.8 km

29€ - 35€

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Frankfurt am Main 13.8 km

1€ - 3€

Shuttle  •  20 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Frankfurt Airport to Frankfurt am Main

7€ - 10€

Towncar  •  13 min

  1. Take a town car from Frankfurt Airport to Frankfurt am Main 13.8 km

Frankfurt Airport (FRA) → Frankfurt am Main
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The COVID-19 helpline number in Frankfurt am Main is 116 117.

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The social distance requirement in Frankfurt am Main is 1.5 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Frankfurt am Main is to drive which costs 1€ - 3€ and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Frankfurt am Main is to taxi which costs 29€ - 35€ and takes 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frankfurt Airport and arriving at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arriving at Frankfurt(M)Hauptwache. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Frankfurt am Main is 11 km. The road distance is 13.8 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Frankfurt am Main without a car is to train which takes 14 min and costs 3€ - 5€.

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The train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Regionalbf to Frankfurt(M)Hauptwache takes 14 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Regionalbf station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Frankfurt am Main is to train which takes 14 min and costs 3€ - 5€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 4€ - 17€ and takes 15 min.

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  • Distance: 10.7 km
  • Duration: 14 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn Regional operates a train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Regionalbf to Frankfurt(M)Hauptwache every 15 minutes. Tickets cost 3€ - 5€ and the journey takes 14 min. HLB Hessische Landesbahn GmbH also services this route hourly. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt Airport to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station every 15 minutes. Tickets cost 4€ - 6€ and the journey takes 15 min. Four other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Regionalbf to Frankfurt(M)Hauptwache
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
HLB Hessische Landesbahn GmbH
Phone
0800 44 33 700
Website
hlb-online.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Frankfurt(Main)Ost
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
HLB Hessische Landesbahn GmbH
Bus operators
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 Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autobus Sippel GmbH
Phone
06122 / 91240
Email
info@sippel.net
Website
sippel.net
Bus from Frankfurt Airport T1 to Frankfurt am Main Südbahnhof
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
sippel.net
Nomago
Phone
+386 1 431 77 00
Email
info@nomago.si
Website
nomago.si
Bus from Frankfurt Airport Terminal 1 to Frankfurt StuttgarterStrasse
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
6€ - 14€
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Economy
6€ - 10€
Premium
8€ - 12€
Family&friends
10€ - 14€
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 - Airport to Frankfurt - Main station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
6€ - 8€
Website
Blablabus
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Frankfurt Airport to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
11€ - 17€
Website
Eurolines FR
Flibco
Phone
+352 26 58 57 1
Website
flibco.com
Shuttle from Frankfurt Airport to Frankfurt am Main
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Schedules at
flibco.com
Standard Ticket
7€ - 10€
Other operators
Taxi from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Frankfurt am Main
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
29€ - 35€
Taxi Frankfurt
Phone
+49 69/230001
Website
taxi-frankfurt.de
Taxi City-Otten GmbH
Phone
+49 69/442440
Website
taxi-city.de
Main Taxi Frankfurt
Phone
+49 69 733030
Website
main-taxi-frankfurt.de
Frankfurter Taxi
Phone
+49 69/13396726
Jayride
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Frankfurt Airport to Frankfurt am Main

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Frankfurt am Main bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Frankfurt(M)Hauptwache station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Frankfurt am Main is 14 km. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Frankfurt am Main.

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