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There are 9 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Arcachon 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.

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Train via Paris Montparnasse  •  8h 17m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris Est Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  3. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Arcachon

$244 - $324

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Bus Ouibus, train  •  19h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Bordeaux City Centre Ouibus
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Arcachon Arcachon - Bordeaux-St-Jean / ...

$57 - $79

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Train  •  9h 33m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Strasbourg Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  3. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Arcachon

$251 - $300

Bus Eurolines FR, train  •  25h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Bordeaux
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Arcachon Arcachon - Bordeaux-St-Jean / ...

$139 - $195

Drive  •  11h 7m

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Arcachon 759.4 miles

$160 - $240

Fly Frankfurt to Bordeaux, train  •  6h 7m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Bordeaux (BOD) FRA - BOD
  2. Take the train from Alouette-France(Bor) to Arcachon

$121 - $419

Train, train to Strasbourg, fly to Bordeaux  •  7h 53m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg
  3. Fly from Strasbourg (SXB) to Bordeaux (BOD) SXB - BOD
  4. Take the train from Alouette-France(Bor) to Arcachon

$126 - $390

Fly Frankfurt to Biarritz, train  •  9h 30m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Biarritz (BIQ) FRA - BIQ
  2. Take the train from Biarritz to Facture Biganos

$145 - $400

Fly Frankfurt to Toulouse, train  •  8h 32m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Toulouse (TLS) FRA - TLS
  2. Take the train from Gare de Toulouse-Matabiau to Gare de Bordeaux-St-Jean
  3. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Arcachon

$123 - $360

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Arcachon is to bus and train which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 19h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Arcachon is to fly and train which costs 100€ - 370€ and takes 6h 7m.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Arcachon. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Arcachon via Strasbourg and Bordeaux-St-Jean. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 33m.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Arcachon is 958 km. The road distance is 1215.1 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Arcachon without a car is to train which takes 8h 17m and costs 210€ - 290€.

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It takes approximately 8h 17m to get from Frankfurt am Main to Arcachon, including transfers.

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Frankfurt am Main to Arcachon train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Bordeaux Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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Frankfurt am Main to Arcachon train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Arcachon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Arcachon is 1215 km. It takes approximately 11h 7m to drive from Frankfurt am Main to Arcachon.

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  • Distance: 598.6 miles
  • Duration: 8h 17m

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

You can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Arcachon via Paris Est, Gare de l'Est, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Paris Montparnasse, and Bordeaux-St-Jean in around 8h 17m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Bordeaux via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Strasbourg to Bordeaux via Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flights from Strasbourg to Bordeaux via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flights from Strasbourg to Bordeaux via Marseille
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flights from Strasbourg to Bordeaux via Nice
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flights from Frankfurt to Biarritz via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $490
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Bordeaux via Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flights from Strasbourg to Bordeaux via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flights from Strasbourg to Bordeaux via Marseille
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flights from Strasbourg to Bordeaux via Nice
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Strasbourg to Bordeaux via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,400
Flights from Frankfurt to Biarritz via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Frankfurt to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Frankfurt to Toulouse via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Bordeaux via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Frankfurt to Biarritz via Amsterdam Schiphol, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $490
Flights from Frankfurt to Toulouse via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Biarritz via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Frankfurt to Biarritz via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Frankfurt to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $450
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Toulouse via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Biarritz via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Biarritz via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Frankfurt to Biarritz via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,800
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$160 - $240
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $200
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $90
Train from Strasbourg to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$190 - $210
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$190 - $210
1st Class
$240 - $370
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$31 - $37
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$31 - $37
1st Class
$50 - $60
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $26
1st Class
$37 - $39
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $100
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 Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Arcachon
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$19 - $30
Train from Alouette-France(Bor) to Arcachon
Ave. Duration
44m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$18 - $27
Train from Biarritz to Facture Biganos
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $60
Train from Gare de Toulouse-Matabiau to Gare de Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $85
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Frankfurt to Bordeaux City Centre
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
Ouibus

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Lufthansa, KLM and Air France offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Bordeaux Airport.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Frankfurt Airport is to train which takes 13m and costs 9€ - 14€.

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