There are 6 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Pirmasens by train, taxi, bus, car or plane

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, taxi  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take a taxi from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Pirmasens

$109 - $145

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Bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Karlsruhe 017 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Pirmasens 036 / ...

$15 - $21

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Train, bus  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Karlsruhe Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Pirmasens 036 / ...

$37 - $54

Train, bus via Mannheim Hbf  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Pirmasens 036 / ...

$43 - $67

Drive  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Pirmasens 97.6 miles

$20 - $30

Fly, bus  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Stuttgart (STR) FRA - STR
  2. Take the bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Pirmasens

$77 - $219

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Pirmasens. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport and arriving at Pirmasens via Karlsruhe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 20 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Pirmasens is 117 km. The road distance is 156.2 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Pirmasens without a car is to train and taxi which takes 3 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Pirmasens, including transfers.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Pirmasens bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport station.

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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 Pirmasens bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Pirmasens station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Pirmasens is 156 km. It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Pirmasens.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Stuttgart Airport.

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Book your Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Pirmasens bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Pirmasens.
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  • Distance: 73.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 9 min

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

You can take a bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Pirmasens via Karlsruhe in around 4 h 20 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $280
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 Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$30 - $35
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 Karlsruhe to Pirmasens
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Pirmasens
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Pirmasens
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
TAXI-Zentrale
Phone
+49 631 366 777
Website
kl-taxi.de

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