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There are 6 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to University of Freiburg by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf Ice / ...

$55 - $80

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Bus  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Karlsruhe 022 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Freiburg 022 / ...

$18 - $27

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Train via Mannheim Hbf  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf Ice / ...

$57 - $94

Drive  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to University of Freiburg 164.6 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Basel, bus  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Basel (BSL) FRA - BSL
  2. Take the bus from Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel to Freiburg

$78 - $271

Fly to Zurich, train  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Zurich (ZRH) FRA - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf

$141 - $358

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to University of Freiburg is to bus which costs 15€ - 24€ and takes 4 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to University of Freiburg is to drive which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to University of Freiburg. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport and arriving at Freiburg via Karlsruhe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and arriving at Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 7 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and University of Freiburg is 235 km. The road distance is 263.4 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to University of Freiburg without a car is to train which takes 2 h 16 min and costs 45€ - 70€.

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The train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf takes 2 h 7 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to University of Freiburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport station.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to University of Freiburg 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 University of Freiburg is to train which takes 2 h 16 min and costs 45€ - 70€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 15€ - 24€ and takes 4 h 27 min.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to University of Freiburg.
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  • Distance: 146.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 16 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and University of Freiburg, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to University of Freiburg every 4 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $80 and the journey takes 2 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to University of Freiburg via Karlsruhe and Freiburg in around 4 h 27 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
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(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
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 Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Basel SBB to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
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 Freiburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
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 Airport to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Karlsruhe to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Basel Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to University of Freiburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Freiburg station.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to University of Freiburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to University of Freiburg is 263 km. It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to University of Freiburg.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Basel Airport.

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There are 758+ hotels available in University of Freiburg. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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