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There are 7 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Rust by train, 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  •  2 h 44 min

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

$83 - $121

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Bus  •  4 h

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Heidelberg 310 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heidelberg to Rust 107 / ...

$14 - $23

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Train, bus  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Karlsruhe Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Rust 008

$39 - $56

Bus via Karlsruhe  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Karlsruhe 017 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Rust 008

$17 - $24

Drive  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Rust 145.5 miles

$30 - $45

Fly to Basel, bus, line 011 bus  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Basel (BSL) FRA - BSL
  2. Take the bus from Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel to Freiburg
  3. Take the line 011 bus from Freiburg to Rust

$80 - $275

Fly to Stuttgart, bus  •  4 h 24 min

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

$77 - $263

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Rust is to bus which costs 12€ - 20€ and takes 4 h.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Rust is to drive which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 1 h 58 min.

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

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Rust is 208 km. The road distance is 232.8 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Rust without a car is to train which takes 2 h 44 min and costs 70€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 44 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Rust, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Rust is to train which takes 2 h 44 min and costs 70€ - 110€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 12€ - 20€ and takes 4 h.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Basel Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Rust bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rust station.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Rust.
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  • Distance: 129.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 44 min

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

You can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Rust via Mannheim Hbf, Offenburg, and Ringsheim in around 2 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Rust via Heidelberg in around 4 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
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 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$21 - $25
Standard
$21 - $29
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Offenburg
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
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
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 Rust
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Heidelberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Heidelberg to Rust
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Freiburg to Rust
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Stuttgart to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Stuttgart to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Stuttgart Airport to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
eurolines.de

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Rust is 233 km. It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Rust.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Basel Airport.

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

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There are 804+ hotels available in Rust. Prices start at $73 USD per night.

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