There are 5 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Frankfurt am Main by train, bus, taxi, car or foot

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Train  •  14 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...

$11 - $16

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Bus  •  30 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt am Main, Flg.,Terminal 1, Busparkplatz P36 to Frankfurt am Main, Hbf. Südseite, Pforzheimer Straße RegioJet / ...

$1 - $2

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Frankfurt am Main 8.6 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Frankfurt am Main 8.6 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Walk from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Frankfurt am Main 8.2 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Frankfurt am Main is to bus which costs 1€ - 2€ and takes 30 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 am Main, Flg.,Terminal 1, Busparkplatz P36 and arriving at Frankfurt am Main, Hbf. Südseite, Pforzheimer Straße. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. Services depart every 30 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 9€ - 14€.

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The train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf takes 14 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Frankfurt am Main bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Frankfurt am Main, Flg.,Terminal 1, Busparkplatz P36 station.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Frankfurt am Main.
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  • Distance: 6.7 miles
  • Duration: 14 min

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Frankfurt am Main every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 14 min. Alternatively, RegioJet operates a bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Frankfurt am Main once daily. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 30 min. Arriva Stredni Cechy also services this route once daily.

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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Frankfurt am Main, Flg.,Terminal 1, Busparkplatz P36 to Frankfurt am Main, Hbf. Südseite, Pforzheimer Straße
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Arriva Stredni Cechy
Website
arriva-strednicechy.cz
Bus from Frankfurt Flughafen T1 to Frankfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
arriva.cz
Other operators
Taxi from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Frankfurt am Main
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Taxi Frankfurt
Phone
+49 69/230001
Website
taxi-frankfurt.de
Main Taxi Frankfurt
Phone
+49 69 733030
Website
main-taxi-frankfurt.de
Taxi City-Otten GmbH
Phone
+49 69/442440
Website
taxi-city.de
Frankfurter Taxi
Phone
+49 69/13396726

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