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There are 6 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Thuringian Forest Nature Park 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  •  5h 4m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Ilmenau Stb 46 / ...

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Würzburg 084 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Würzburg to Ilmenau 215

$76 - $103

4 alternative options

Train via Eisenach  •  5h 42m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Eisenach Ice
  2. Take the train from Eisenach to Eisfeld Stb 41

Drive  •  2h 47m

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Thuringian Forest Nature Park 154.2 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Nuremberg, train  •  4h 2m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Nuremberg (NUE) FRA - NUE
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Neustadt(b Coburg)

$196 - $329

Fly to Leipzig, train  •  5h 14m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Leipzig (LEJ) FRA - LEJ
  2. Take the train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
  3. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Ilmenau

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Thuringian Forest Nature Park is to drive which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 2h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Thuringian Forest Nature Park is to drive which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 2h 47m.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Thuringian Forest Nature Park is 179 km. The road distance is 246.8 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Thuringian Forest Nature Park without a car is to train which takes 5h 4m and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 4m to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Thuringian Forest Nature Park, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Thuringian Forest Nature Park is to train which takes 5h 4m and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 65€ - 90€ and takes 6h 24m.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Nuremberg Airport is the direct flight which takes 45m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Thuringian Forest Nature Park is 247 km. It takes approximately 2h 47m to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Thuringian Forest Nature Park.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Nuremberg Airport.

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There are 278+ hotels available in Thuringian Forest Nature Park. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Thuringian Forest Nature Park.
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  • Distance: 112 miles
  • Duration: 5h 4m

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Thuringian Forest Nature Park, Germany?

You can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Thuringian Forest Nature Park via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Erfurt Hbf, and Ilmenau in around 5h 4m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Thuringian Forest Nature Park via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station, Würzburg, and Ilmenau in around 6h 24m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
Flights from Frankfurt to Leipzig
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Frankfurt to Leipzig via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $320
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(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Eisenach
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Neustadt(b Coburg)
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Süd Thüringen Bahn
Phone
+49 (0)3693 5086 0
Email
info@sued-thueringen-bahn.de
Website
sued-thueringen-bahn.de
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Ilmenau
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
sued-thueringen-bahn.de
Train from Eisenach to Eisfeld
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
sued-thueringen-bahn.de
Abellio Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Halle to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
abellio.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 central station to Würzburg
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Würzburg to Ilmenau
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva Stredni Cechy
Website
arriva-strednicechy.cz
Bus from Frankfurt Hbf to Würzburg
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
arriva.cz

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