There are 4 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Schwäbisch Gmünd by train, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Schwäbisch Gmünd Re / ...

$62 - $88

3 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Schwäbisch Gmünd 147.1 miles

$30 - $45

Fly to Stuttgart, train  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Stuttgart (STR) FRA - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Schwäbisch Gmünd

$88 - $235

Fly to Nuremberg, train  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Nuremberg (NUE) FRA - NUE
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Schwäbisch Gmünd

$116 - $229

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

You can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Schwäbisch Gmünd via Stuttgart Hbf in around 2 h 15 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Flights from Frankfurt to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Schwäbisch Gmünd
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Schwäbisch Gmünd
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Schwäbisch Gmünd?

The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Schwäbisch Gmünd is 165 km. The road distance is 235 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Schwäbisch Gmünd?

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Schwäbisch Gmünd is to drive which costs 25€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 18 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Schwäbisch Gmünd?

The quickest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Schwäbisch Gmünd is to train which takes 2 h 15 min and costs 50€ - 75€.

Is there a direct train between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Schwäbisch Gmünd?

No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Schwäbisch Gmünd. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and arriving at Schwäbisch Gmünd via Stuttgart Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

How long does it take to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Schwäbisch Gmünd?

It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Schwäbisch Gmünd, including transfers.