There are 5 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kaiserslautern by train, 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.

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Train via Mannheim Hbf  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf Re / ...

$40 - $59

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Kaiserslautern 026 / ...

$8 - $11

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Regionalbf to Bad Münster a Stein Re
  2. Take the train from Bad Münster a Stein to Kaiserslautern Hbf Rb / ...

$41 - $59

Train #2  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Regionalbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf Re

$75 - $120

Drive  •  1 h

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kaiserslautern 65.5 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kaiserslautern is to bus which costs 7€ - 10€ and takes 1 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kaiserslautern is to drive which takes 1 h and costs 11€ - 17€.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Kaiserslautern is 89 km. The road distance is 105 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kaiserslautern, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport and arriving at Kaiserslautern. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arriving at Kaiserslautern Hbf. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 5 h 6 min.

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

You can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kaiserslautern via Mannheim Hbf in around 1 h 45 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kaiserslautern 4 times a day. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 50 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
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 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$22 - $25
Standard
$22 - $30
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Regionalbf to Bad Münster a Stein
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bad Münster a Stein to Kaiserslautern Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Regionalbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Frankfurt Flughafen Fernb to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Second Class
$22 - $25
Standard
$22 - $30
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $23
1st Class
$32 - $36
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Kaiserslautern
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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