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There are 8 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Tropea by plane, train, car ferry, 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.

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Fly to Lamezia Terme, train  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Lamezia Terme (SUF) FRA - SUF
  2. Take the train from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Tropea

$99 - $402

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Fly to Catania, train, car ferry  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Catania (CTA) FRA - CTA
  2. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale
  3. Take the car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
  4. Take the train from Villa S.Giovanni to Rosarno

$113 - $464

Fly to Reggio Calabria, train  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Reggio Calabria (REG) FRA - REG
  2. Take the train from Reggio Di Calabria Centrale to Rosarno

$199 - $659

Train via Napoli Afragola  •  18 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Milano Centrale Ece / ...
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Napoli Afragola Fr
  4. Take the train from Napoli Afragola to Lamezia Terme Centrale Fa
  5. Take the train from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Tropea Reg / ...

$206 - $459

Train Trenitalia Intercity  •  23 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Milano Centrale Ece / ...
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Tropea Ic

$217 - $409

Bus  •  29 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Cosenza
  2. Take the bus from Cosenza to Pizzo Farmacia 247

$127 - $196

Bus, train  •  35 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Crotone
  2. Take the bus from Crotone to Lamezia Terme Centrale Station
  3. Take the train from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Tropea Reg / ...

$134 - $225

Drive  •  17 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Tropea 1155.3 miles

$270 - $410

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Tropea is to bus which costs 110€ - 170€ and takes 29 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Tropea is to fly and train which costs 85€ - 350€ and takes 5 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Tropea. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and arriving at Tropea via Mannheim Hbf, Milano Centrale, Napoli Afragola and Lamezia Terme Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 37 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Tropea is 1391 km. The road distance is 1848.4 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Tropea without a car is to train which takes 18 h 37 min and costs 170€ - 400€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 14 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Tropea, including transfers.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Tropea train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Tropea is to train which takes 18 h 37 min and costs 170€ - 400€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 110€ - 170€ and takes 29 h 3 min.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Lamezia Terme Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 20 min.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Tropea train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Tropea station.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Tropea.
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  • Distance: 869.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 14 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Tropea, Italy?

You can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Tropea via Mannheim Hbf, Milano Centrale, Napoli Afragola, and Lamezia Terme Centrale in around 18 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Tropea via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Frankfurt, Cosenza, Pizzo Farmacia, and Pizzo in around 29 h 3 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Lamezia Terme via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Lamezia Terme via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Catania via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Reggio Calabria via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Frankfurt to Reggio Calabria via Milan Linate, Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Frankfurt to Reggio Calabria via Turin, Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Frankfurt to Reggio Calabria via Verona, Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Reggio Calabria via Nice, Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Frankfurt to Reggio Calabria via Venice, Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Frankfurt to Reggio Calabria via Bologna, Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Frankfurt to Reggio Calabria via Florence, Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Frankfurt to Reggio Calabria via Milan Malpensa, Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Frankfurt to Reggio Calabria via Naples, Rome
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Reggio Calabria via Munich, Rome
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Lamezia Terme via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,700
Flights from Frankfurt to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Catania via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Reggio Calabria via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Frankfurt to Reggio Calabria via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Reggio Calabria via Munich, Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Lamezia Terme
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Lamezia Terme via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Frankfurt to Catania
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
TUIfly
Website
tuifly.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Lamezia Terme
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
SunExpress Deutschland
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Lamezia Terme
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Lamezia Terme via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Catania via Budapest
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Catania via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Catania via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Lamezia Terme Centrale to Tropea
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$8 - $10
Train from Villa S.Giovanni to Rosarno
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Train from Reggio Di Calabria Centrale to Rosarno
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $11
Trenitalia Intercity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Tropea
Ave. Duration
13 h 51 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$21 - $25
Standard
$21 - $29
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$130 - $230
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Napoli Afragola
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Afragola to Lamezia Terme Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Napoli Afragola Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
Busitalia Simet S.p.A.
Phone
+39 098 3520 315
Email
info@fsbusitaliafast.it
Website
fsbusitaliafast.it
Bus from Frankfurt to Cosenza
Ave. Duration
23 h 46 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
simetspa.it
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 Crotone
Ave. Duration
29 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autolinee Romano
Ferry operators
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $45
Schedules at
carontetourist.it
Passenger
$2 - $3
Car
$28 - $45

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Tropea is 1848 km. It takes approximately 17 h 42 min to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Tropea.

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TUIfly, Condor Flugdienst, SunExpress Deutschland and four other airlines offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Lamezia Terme Airport.

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Book your Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Tropea train tickets online with Loco2, Loco2 and three other operators.

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