There are 8 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Thun by plane, train, bus or car

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

Fly to Basel, train  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Basel (BSL) FRA - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Thun

$122 - $354

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Heidelberg 017 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heidelberg to Bern 122

$47 - $76

6 alternative options

Fly to Zurich, train  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Zurich (ZRH) FRA - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern

$148 - $363

Fly to Geneva, train  •  4 h

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Geneva (GVA) FRA - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Bern

$141 - $371

Train  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Basel SBB Ice
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Thun 61 / ...

$125 - $207

Train via Mannheim Hbf  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Thun 61 / ...

$133 - $216

Bus, train  •  12 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Lucerne Francfort-sur-le-Main > Mannheim > Karlsruhe > Stuttgart > Singen > Winterthur > Zurich > Lucerne > Milan > Turin - Gare routière
  2. Take the train from Luzern to Interlaken Ost 470

$72 - $106

Drive  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Thun 275 miles

$55 - $85

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

You can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Thun via Basel SBB in around 4 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Thun via Heidelberg, Bern, Bern, Neufeld P+R, Bern, Bahnhof, and Bern in around 8 h 8 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,700
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Thun
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$23 - $26
Standard
$23 - $35
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Zentralbahn
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Train from Luzern to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Schedule at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Heidelberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Heidelberg to Bern
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Frankfurt to Lucerne
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
Ouibus

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Questions & Answers

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

The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Thun is 374 km. The road distance is 440 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Thun is to bus which costs 35€ - 65€ and takes 8 h 8 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Thun is to fly and train which takes 2 h 48 min and costs 95€ - 290€.

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

No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Thun. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and arriving at Thun via Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 35 min.

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

It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Thun, including transfers.