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There are 4 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Lorch (Station) by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly, train  •  2h 2m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Stuttgart (STR) FRA - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof to Lorch

66€ - 218€

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Bus  •  5h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt Airport to Stuttgart, Kornwestheim 017 / ...

20€ - 29€

2 alternative options

Train  •  2h 2m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof to Lorch Rb13 / ...

34€ - 82€

Drive  •  2h 10m

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Lorch (Station) 226.8 km

25€ - 40€

Frankfurt Airport (FRA) → Lorch (Station)
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Lorch (Station) is 116 117.

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The social distance requirement in Lorch (Station) is 1.5 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Lorch (Station) is to bus which costs 19€ - 30€ and takes 5h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Lorch (Station) is to fly and train which costs 65€ - 220€ and takes 2h 2m.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Lorch (Station). However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and arriving at Lorch via Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 2m.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Lorch (Station) is 161 km. The road distance is 226.8 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Lorch (Station) without a car is to train which takes 2h 2m and costs 30€ - 85€.

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It takes approximately 2h 2m to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Lorch (Station), including transfers.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Lorch (Station) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Lorch (Station) is to train which takes 2h 2m and costs 30€ - 85€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 19€ - 30€ and takes 5h 12m.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Stuttgart Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Lorch (Station) train services, operated by Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS), arrive at Lorch station.

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  • Distance: 161.4 km
  • Duration: 2h 2m

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

You can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Lorch (Station) via Stuttgart Hbf and Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof in around 2h 2m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt Airport to Stuttgart, Kornwestheim hourly. Tickets cost 12€ - 16€ and the journey takes 3h 25m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 400€
Train operators
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof to Lorch
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Go Ahead BW
Phone
+49 711 400 534 44
Website
go-ahead-bw.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Lorch(Wuertt)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Go Ahead BW
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
29€ - 45€
Website
Railjet
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt Airport to Stuttgart, Kornwestheim
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 16€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Lorch (Station) is 227 km. It takes approximately 2h 10m to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Lorch (Station).

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Stuttgart Airport.

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There are 55+ hotels available in Lorch (Station). Prices start at 87€ per night.

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