• Our partners include:

  • RailEurope
  • Deutsche Bahn
  • Trenitalia
  • SNCF
  • Flixbus
  • RENFE
  • Ouibus
  • BlaBlaCar
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner

There are 7 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Valenciennes 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 Brussels, train  •  4h 15m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Brussels (BRU) FRA - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
  3. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Valenciennes

$130 - $345

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße 328 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße to Valenciennes 820

$37 - $52

5 alternative options

Fly to Paris CDG, train  •  3h 45m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Paris CDG (CDG) FRA - CDG
  2. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Lille Europe
  3. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Valenciennes

$99 - $342

Train  •  6h 28m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid Ice
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
  4. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Valenciennes

$128 - $206

Train via Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins  •  8h 17m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Liège-Guillemins Ice
  3. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins to Quiévrain Ic

$89 - $138

Bus, train  •  10h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Lille
  2. Take the train from Gare de Lille Flandres to Gare de Valenciennes Jeumont - Lille Flandres / ...

$76 - $119

Drive  •  4h 16m

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Valenciennes 287.1 miles

$60 - $90

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Valenciennes is to bus which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 10h 57m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Valenciennes is to fly and train which costs 85€ - 300€ and takes 3h 45m.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Valenciennes. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport and arriving at Valenciennes Cardon via Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße and Famars Université. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 57m.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Valenciennes. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and arriving at Valenciennes via Köln Hauptbahnhof, Brussel-Zuid/Midi and Lille Flandres. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 28m.

More details

The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Valenciennes is 360 km. The road distance is 459.3 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Valenciennes without a car is to train which takes 6h 28m and costs 110€ - 180€.

More details

It takes approximately 4h 15m to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Valenciennes, including transfers.

More details

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

More details

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

More details

The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Valenciennes is to train which takes 6h 28m and costs 110€ - 180€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 10h 57m.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Valenciennes.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 225 miles
  • Duration: 4h 15m

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Valenciennes, France?

You can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Valenciennes via Köln Hauptbahnhof, Brussels Midi-Zuid, Brussel-Zuid/Midi, Gare de Lille Europe, and Lille Flandres in around 6h 28m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Valenciennes via Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße and Famars Université in around 10h 57m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lille Flandres to Valenciennes
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$17 - $27
Train from Gare de Lille Flandres to Gare de Valenciennes
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$17 - $27
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
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 Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Liège-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $75
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins to Quiévrain
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$18 - $26
1st Class
$28 - $40
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt to Lille
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$55
High
$58
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße to Valenciennes
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk

Want to know more about travelling around France

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

Search flights

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

More details

Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Valenciennes train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Valenciennes station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Valenciennes is 459 km. It takes approximately 4h 16m to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Valenciennes.

Get driving directions

Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Brussels Airport.

Search flights

There are 104+ hotels available in Valenciennes. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

More details