There are 7 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Aarschot by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf  •  4 h 55 min

  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 Liege-Guillemins to Leuven Ic

$89 - $157

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Bus  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Leuven N84

$27 - $42

5 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Köln Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Liège-Guillemins Ice
  3. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Leuven Ic

$85 - $137

Bus, train  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Liege
  2. Take the train from Tongeren to Aarschot Ic / ...

$41 - $83

Train, drive  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 Ice
  2. Drive from Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Aarschot

$65 - $98

Drive  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Aarschot 225.1 miles

$45 - $70

Fly  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Brussels (BRU) FRA - BRU

$96 - $288

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt am Main station to Aarschot. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station and arriving at Aarschot Moederhuis via Leuven Station Perron 15. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Aarschot. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Aarschot via Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Liege-Guillemins and Leuven. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Aarschot is 289 km. The road distance is 360.1 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Aarschot without a car is to train which takes 4 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 55 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Aarschot, including transfers.

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Frankfurt am Main to Aarschot bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station.

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Frankfurt am Main to Aarschot train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Aarschot is to train which takes 4 h 55 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 47 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 3 h 21 min.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Frankfurt am Main to Aarschot bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Leuven station.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt am Main to Aarschot.
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  • Distance: 180.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 55 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Aarschot, Belgium?

You can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Aarschot via Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf, Köln Hbf, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Liège-Guillemins, Liege-Guillemins, and Leuven in around 4 h 55 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Aarschot 6 times a week. Tickets cost $23 - $40 and the journey takes 6 h 35 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
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 Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Liège-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$35 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $75
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Leuven
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$14 - $21
Train from Tongeren to Aarschot
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $13
1st Class
$13 - $20
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 Leuven
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt to Liege
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $65
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$25
High
$35

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Frankfurt am Main to Aarschot train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Leuven station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Aarschot is 360 km. It takes approximately 3 h 15 min to drive from Frankfurt am Main to Aarschot.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Brussels Airport.

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There are 202+ hotels available in Aarschot. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Frankfurt Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs .

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