There are 9 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to London by plane, train, car train, car, bus, bus and ferry 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.

Recommended option

Fly to London City  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to London City (LCY) FRA - LCY

$92 - $348

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport 268 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cologne to Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station
  3. Take the bus from Brusel, CCN, gare du Nord to Londýn, Victoria Green Line Station Rj / ...

$39 - $85

7 alternative options

Fly to London Heathrow  •  2 h 4 min

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

$92 - $303

Fly to London Stansted  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to London Stansted (STN) FRA - STN

$55 - $223

Fly to Birmingham, train  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Birmingham (BHX) FRA - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham International to London Euston

$137 - $339

Train  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Bruxelles Midi Ice
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est

$123 - $281

Train, Eurotunnel, drive  •  9 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Bruxelles Midi Ice
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar Est / ...
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun Tgv / ...
  4. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  5. Drive from Folkestone to London

$389 - $481

Bus, bus and ferry  •  14 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Lille
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to London Victoria

$121 - $176

Drive, car ferry  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to London

$121 - $174

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

Lufthansa, British Airways and three other airlines fly from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to London every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to London via Bruxelles Midi and Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar in around 5 h 59 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London City via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London City via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $200
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Frankfurt to London City via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,300
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $230
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $60
Premier
$68 - $70
Train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $55
Premier
$65 - $68
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $31
1st Class
$45 - $48
Train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $30
1st Class
$44 - $46
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $70
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
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
$175
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to London
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Cologne to Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
Ouibus
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Brusel, CCN, gare du Nord to Londýn, Victoria Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt to Lille
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$55
High
$59
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and London is 632 km.

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to London is to bus which costs 30€ - 75€ and takes 11 h 41 min.

The quickest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to London is to fly which takes 1 h 55 min and costs 75€ - 300€.

No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to London. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and arriving at London St. Pancras International via Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 59 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to London. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport and arriving at Londýn, Victoria Green Line Station via Cologne and Brusel, CCN, gare du Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 41 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 55 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to London, including transfers.