There are 7 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Watford by plane, subway, train, car, car train or car ferry

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 London City  •  2h 33m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to London City (LCY) FRA - LCY

£84 - £284

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Fly to London Stansted, subway, train  •  2h 57m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to London Stansted (STN) FRA - STN
  2. Take the subway from Tottenham Hale station to Euston station
  3. Take the train from London Euston to Watford Junction

£41 - £256

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Fly to London Heathrow  •  3h 28m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to London Heathrow (LHR) FRA - LHR

£55 - £248

Fly to Birmingham, train  •  2h 59m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Birmingham (BHX) FRA - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham International to Watford Junction

£71 - £378

Train  •  6h 29m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ice
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil

£151 - £400

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  7h 34m

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Watford

£208 - £245

Drive, car ferry  •  8h 45m

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Watford

£97 - £141

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Watford is to fly and subway and train which costs 45€ - 310€ and takes 2h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Watford is to fly which costs 95€ - 340€ and takes 2h 33m.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Watford. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and arriving at Watford Junction via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, King's Cross St. Pancras station and London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 29m.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Watford is 409 miles.

The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Watford without a car is to train which takes 6h 29m and costs 170€ - 480€.

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It takes approximately 2h 33m to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Watford, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Watford is to fly which takes 2h 33m and costs 95€ - 340€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 170€ - 480€ and takes 6h 29m.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to London City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Watford is 1h behind Frankfurt Airport (FRA). It is currently 12:53 PM in Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and 11:53 AM in Watford.

Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Watford.
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  • Distance: 408.6 miles
  • Duration: 2h 33m

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Watford, England?

Lufthansa, British Airways and three other airlines fly from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Watford hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Watford via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, London St Pancras Eurostar, King's Cross St. Pancras station, Euston station, and London Euston in around 6h 29m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£95 - £400
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£65 - £380
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£90 - £490
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£90 - £490
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£120 - £400
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
£60 - £210
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£95 - £550
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £480
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £460
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£120 - £400
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£120 - £430
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£19 - £220
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London City via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£180 - £550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£120 - £400
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£80 - £310
Train operators
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Tottenham Hale station to Euston station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
London Northwestern Railway
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from London Euston to Watford Junction
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
£3 - £5
Anytime Day Single
£5 - £8
Train from Birmingham International to Watford Junction
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£26 - £40
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
£15 - £22
Anytime Day Single
£26 - £40
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Watford Junction
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £26
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £9
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£19 - £26
Train from Birmingham International to Watford Junction
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £120
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£85 - £120
London Overground
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London Euston to Watford Junction
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
London Overground
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£55 - £85
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£131
Website
Eurotunnel
Ferry operators

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Watford train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at London St Pancras Eurostar station.

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Lufthansa, Swiss, British Airways and KLM offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to London City Airport.

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