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There are 12 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Aberystwyth by train, bus, bus and ferry, car train, car, car ferry or plane

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Train  •  12 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf 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 London St. Pancras International
  4. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
  5. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Aberystwyth

$246 - $513

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Bus  •  24 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to London 1920
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Aberystwyth National Express

$89 - $138

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Bus, bus and ferry, train  •  21 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Lille
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to London Victoria
  3. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Birmingham, Navigation Street M15
  4. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Aberystwyth

$181 - $269

Train, Eurotunnel, drive  •  12 h 43 min

  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 Calais-Fréthun
  4. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  5. Drive from Folkestone to Aberystwyth

$372 - $526

Drive, car ferry  •  12 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Aberystwyth

$169 - $251

Fly Frankfurt to Birmingham, train  •  8 h 4 min

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

$131 - $336

Fly Frankfurt to Manchester, train  •  9 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Manchester (MAN) FRA - MAN
  2. Take the train from Wilmslow to Shrewsbury
  3. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Aberystwyth

$133 - $374

Fly Frankfurt to London City, train  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to London City (LCY) FRA - LCY
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Aberystwyth

$196 - $560

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Birmingham, train  •  9 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Birmingham (BHX) DUS - BHX
  3. Take the train from Birmingham International to Aberystwyth

$139 - $326

Fly Frankfurt to Bristol, train  •  10 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Bristol (BRS) FRA - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Aberystwyth

$208 - $493

Fly Frankfurt to London Heathrow, train  •  10 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to London Heathrow (LHR) FRA - LHR
  2. Take the train from Hayes & Harlington to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to Birmingham New Street
  4. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Aberystwyth

$187 - $475

Fly Frankfurt to Cardiff, train  •  12 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Cardiff (CWL) FRA - CWL
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Shrewsbury
  3. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Aberystwyth

$241 - $681

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Aberystwyth is to bus which costs 75€ - 120€ and takes 24 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Aberystwyth is to fly and train which costs 110€ - 300€ and takes 8 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt am Main station to Aberystwyth. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station and arriving at Aberystwyth via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Aberystwyth. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Aberystwyth via Köln Hauptbahnhof, Brussel-Zuid/Midi, London Euston and Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 57 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Aberystwyth is 923 km.

The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Aberystwyth without a car is to train which takes 12 h 57 min and costs 210€ - 450€.

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It takes approximately 12 h 57 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Aberystwyth, including transfers.

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

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Frankfurt am Main to Aberystwyth train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Aberystwyth is to train which takes 12 h 57 min and costs 210€ - 450€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 75€ - 120€ and takes 24 h 15 min.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt am Main to Aberystwyth.
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  • Distance: 576.9 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 57 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Aberystwyth, Wales?

You can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Aberystwyth via Köln Hauptbahnhof, Brussels Midi-Zuid, Brussel-Zuid/Midi, London St. Pancras International, London Euston, and Birmingham New Street in around 12 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Aberystwyth via London and London Victoria Coach Station in around 24 h 15 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Frankfurt to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Manchester via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Dusseldorf to Birmingham via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Birmingham via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Bristol via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Cardiff via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $900
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Frankfurt to Cardiff via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Frankfurt to Cardiff via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Frankfurt to Bristol via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London City via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Cardiff via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Cardiff via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$29 - $180
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Frankfurt to London City via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,300
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Cardiff via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
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(Main)Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Gare de Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$45 - $110
Premier
$100 - $130
Virgin West Coast Trains
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Aberystwyth
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
First Anytime Day Single
$80 - $120
Train from Birmingham International to Aberystwyth
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
First Anytime Day Single
$85 - $130
Train from Wilmslow to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Shrewsbury to Aberystwyth
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Train from Cardiff Central to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
First Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
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
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Train from Reading to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Hayes & Harlington to Reading
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $24
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt to Lille
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
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.

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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 London
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Aberystwyth
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
National Express
Ferry operators

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Birmingham Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Frankfurt am Main to Aberystwyth bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Aberystwyth station.

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Aberystwyth is 1 h behind Frankfurt am Main. It is currently 3:58 AM in Frankfurt am Main and 2:58 AM in Aberystwyth.

Frankfurt am Main to Aberystwyth train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Aberystwyth station.

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Brussels Airlines, Eurowings, KLM and Lufthansa offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Birmingham Airport.

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There are 406+ hotels available in Aberystwyth. Prices start at $69 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 9€ - 14€.

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