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There are 3 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3h 14m

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

$87 - $126

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Bus  •  3h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Saarbrücken N13 / ...

$50 - $64

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h 31m

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) 103.5 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) is to drive which costs 18€ - 28€ and takes 1h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) is to drive which costs 18€ - 28€ and takes 1h 31m.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) is 140 km. The road distance is 165.6 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) without a car is to train which takes 3h 14m and costs 75€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 3h 14m to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) is to train which takes 3h 14m and costs 75€ - 110€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 3h 16m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) is 166 km. It takes approximately 1h 31m to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN).

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There are 290+ hotels available in Saarbrucken Airport (SCN). Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN).
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  • Distance: 87.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 14m

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

You can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) via Mannheim Hbf and Saarbrücken Hbf in around 3h 14m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) twice daily. Tickets cost $14 - $19 and the journey takes 3h.

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.

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
4 times a day
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 Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Saarbrücken
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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