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There are 4 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Speyer Cathedral by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train, line 38322 train  •  1h 32m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the line 38322 train from Mannheim Hbf to Speyer Hbf 38322 / ...

€16 - €36

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt Airport to Heidelberg Pre Waypoint N110 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heidelberg, Hauptbahnhof Bstg K to Altlußheim, Parkplatz Luxhof 717

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Speyer Cathedral 102.3 km

€11 - €17

Towncar  •  55 min

  1. Take a town car from Frankfurt Airport to Speyer Cathedral 102.3 km

Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Speyer Cathedral by train and walk

The journey time between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Speyer Cathedral is around 1h 13m and covers a distance of around 96 km. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 3m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Dutch Railways (NS), Railjet and others, the Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Speyer Cathedral service departs from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and arrives in Speyer Cathedral. Typically 184 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 13m
Fastest journey time:
1h 3m
Journey distance:
96 km
Services per week:
184
Cheapest price:
€16
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
02:44
Last service departs at:
21:52

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Speyer Cathedral train and walk schedules

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

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Last updated: 30 Jul 2021
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The most affordable way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Speyer Cathedral is to drive, which costs €11 - €17 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Speyer Cathedral is to drive which costs €11 - €17 and takes 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Speyer Cathedral. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt Airport and arriving at Altlußheim, Parkplatz Luxhof via Heidelberg, Hauptbahnhof Bstg K. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 29m.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Speyer Cathedral. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and arriving at Speyer Hbf via Mannheim Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 32m.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Speyer Cathedral is 82 km. The road distance is 102.3 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Speyer Cathedral without a car is to train and line 38322 train which takes 1h 32m and costs €15 - €40.

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It takes approximately 1h 32m to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Speyer Cathedral, including transfers.

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

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Speyer Cathedral 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 Speyer Cathedral is to train and line 38322 train which takes 1h 32m and costs €15 - €40. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3h 29m.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Speyer Cathedral.
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  • Distance: 82.2 km
  • Duration: 1h 32m

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

You can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Speyer Cathedral via Mannheim Hbf and Speyer Hbf in around 1h 32m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Speyer Cathedral via Heidelberg Pre Waypoint, Heidelberg, Hauptbahnhof Bstg K, and Altlußheim, Parkplatz Luxhof in around 3h 29m.

Train operators
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 Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€21 - €29
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€11 - €27
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€11 - €16
1st Class
€19 - €27
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 Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€15 - €22
Website
Railjet
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Speyer Hbf
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Heidelberg Pre Waypoint
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Busverkehr Rhein-Neckar GmbH
Phone
+49 6281 511 52
Website
rheinneckarbus.de
Bus from Heidelberg, Hauptbahnhof Bstg K to Altlußheim, Parkplatz Luxhof
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Busverkehr Rhein-Neckar GmbH
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Frankfurt Airport to Speyer Cathedral

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Speyer Cathedral bus services, operated by Busverkehr Rhein-Neckar GmbH, arrive at Altlußheim, Parkplatz Luxhof station.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Speyer Cathedral train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Speyer Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Speyer Cathedral is 102 km. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Speyer Cathedral.

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