There are 4 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Arnstadt by train, bus or car

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 46 min

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

$63 - $90

Cheapest option

Bus Deinbus  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt Hbf

$27 - $45

2 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Erfurt 054 / ...

$30 - $48

Drive  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Arnstadt 152.7 miles

$30 - $50

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Frankfurt am Main to Arnstadt hourly. Tickets cost $55 - $85 and the journey takes 2 h 18 min. Alternatively, Deinbus operates a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Arnstadt twice daily. Tickets cost $13 - $25 and the journey takes 3 h 25 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Schedules at
deinbus.de
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Erfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Frankfurt am Main to Arnstadt?

The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Arnstadt is 180 km. The road distance is 244 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Arnstadt?

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Arnstadt is to bus which costs 21€ - 40€ and takes 3 h 53 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Arnstadt?

The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Arnstadt is to drive which takes 2 h 11 min and costs 26€ - 40€.

Is there a direct train between Frankfurt am Main and Arnstadt?

No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Arnstadt. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Arnstadt Hbf via Erfurt Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 46 min.

How long does it take to get from Frankfurt am Main to Arnstadt?

It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Arnstadt, including transfers.