There are 7 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Gladbeck by plane, train, subway, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Dusseldorf, train, subway  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Dusseldorf (DUS) FRA - DUS
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Essen Hbf
  3. Take the subway from Essen Hauptbahnhof Bstg 3 to Gelsenkirchen Schloß Horst Bstg 09

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Duisburg 068

$20 - $41

5 alternative options

Fly to Muenster, bus  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Muenster (FMO) FRA - FMO
  2. Take the bus from Greven, Münster/ Osnabrück Airport to Recklinghausen

$80 - $241

Fly to Paderborn, train  •  3 h 57 min

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

$154 - $289

Train  •  2 h 17 min

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

$21 - $110

Train, bus  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt Flughafen Fernb to Oberhausen Hbf ICE International
  2. Take the bus from Oberhausen Hbf Bstg 1 to Gladbeck Wittringer Schule Bstg 01 Sb91

Drive  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Gladbeck 161.9 miles

$30 - $50

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Gladbeck is 202 km. The road distance is 259 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Gladbeck without a car is to train which takes 2 h 17 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 13 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Gladbeck, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Gladbeck is to train which takes 2 h 17 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 5 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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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Gladbeck is 259 km. It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Gladbeck.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Dusseldorf Airport.

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There are 483+ hotels available in Gladbeck. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Gladbeck.
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  • Distance: 126.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 13 min

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Gladbeck hourly. Tickets cost $21 - $110 and the journey takes 1 h 48 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Gladbeck once daily. Tickets cost $19 - $25 and the journey takes 3 h 40 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 Düsseldorf Hbf to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Train from Paderborn Hbf to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$21 - $110
Train from Frankfurt Flughafen Fernb to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
S-Bahn Köln
Website
avv.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
avv.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Düsseldorf to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$16 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $40
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf central station to Essen, Essen central station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Ruhrbahn GmbH
Phone
+49 201 8261234
Website
ruhrbahn.de
Subway from Essen Hauptbahnhof Bstg 3 to Gelsenkirchen Schloß Horst Bstg 09
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
Ruhrbahn GmbH
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 Greven, Münster/ Osnabrück Airport to Recklinghausen
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Duisburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Vestische Strassenbahnen GmbH
Phone
49 (0) 2366 186 - 0
Email
info@vestische.de
Website
vestische.de
Bus from Oberhausen Hbf Bstg 1 to Gladbeck Wittringer Schule Bstg 01
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
Vestische Strassenbahnen GmbH

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