There are 6 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Alsace by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Forbach(F) Ice

$60 - $85

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Metz Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Metz to Saint Avold 2 / ...

$16 - $25

4 alternative options

Train via Saarbrücken Hbf  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf Re / ...

$56 - $84

Drive  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Lachambre 132 miles

$28 - $45

Fly to Basel  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Basel (BSL) FRA - BSL

$82 - $289

Fly to Luxembourg, train  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Luxembourg (LUX) FRA - LUX
  2. Take the train from Luxembourg to Metz Ville

$83 - $311

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Alsace is to bus which costs 13€ - 22€ and takes 7 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Alsace is to drive which takes 2 h 4 min and costs 24€ - 35€.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Alsace is 235 km. The road distance is 211 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 59 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Alsace, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt am Main to Alsace. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt and arriving at Lachambre - Village via Metz and St.Avold - Gare Routière. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Alsace. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at St Avold via Forbach(F). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 59 min.

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What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Alsace, France?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Frankfurt am Main to Lachambre twice daily. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 2 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Lachambre via Metz, Saint Avold, and St.Avold - Gare Routière in around 7 h 14 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Frankfurt to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Forbach(F)
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $85
Train from Luxembourg to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $22
1st Class
$31 - $35
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Frankfurt to Metz
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Ouibus
Info TIM - ATRIV 57
Phone
0 820 050 057
Email
webmestre@moselle.fr
Website
infotim57.fr
Bus from Metz to Saint Avold
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
infotim57.fr

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