There are 8 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station by plane, subway, train, bus, car, car train or car ferry

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

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Fly to London Heathrow  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to London Heathrow (LHR) FRA - LHR

$67 - $267

7 alternative options

Fly to London City, Tube, train  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to London City (LCY) FRA - LCY
  2. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Heathrow Terminal 5

$123 - $397

Fly to London Stansted, Tube, train  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to London Stansted (STN) FRA - STN
  2. Take the Tube from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Heathrow Terminal 5

$86 - $271

Train  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Paris Est Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est

$226 - $473

Bus via Brussels, CCN, gare du Nord  •  15 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Bruxelles - North
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, CCN, gare du Nord to London, Victoria Green Line Station RegioJet

$86 - $122

Bus FlixBus  •  18 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to London 1920

$82 - $135

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station

$269 - $314

Drive, carferry  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Calais
  2. Take the carferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station

$124 - $184

Questions & Answers

The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station is 656 km.

The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station without a car is to train which takes 8 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station is to fly which takes 1 h 44 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 8 h 35 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 15 h 24 min.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station is 1 h behind Frankfurt Airport (FRA). It is currently 7:25 PM in Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and 6:25 PM in Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station.

Swiss, British Airways and Lufthansa offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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There are 856+ hotels available in Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station.
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  • Distance: 410.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 44 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station, England?

Lufthansa, British Airways and six other airlines fly from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station via Mannheim Hbf, Paris Est, Gare de l'Est, Gare du Nord, Paris Nord Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, and London Paddington in around 8 h 35 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Frankfurt to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London City via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to London City via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $200
Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$95 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
Eurostar
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt to Bruxelles - North
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$54
High
$58
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Brussels, CCN, gare du Nord to London, Victoria Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
regiojet.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to London
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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