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There are 5 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Aschaffenburg by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  28 min

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

8€ - 50€

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Rideshare  •  47 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Frankfurt to Aschaffenburg 48.6 km

3€ - 5€

3 alternative options

Bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Aschaffenburg 161 / ...

5€ - 7€

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Frankfurt am Main to Aschaffenburg 42 km

80€ - 100€

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Aschaffenburg 42 km

4€ - 7€

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Aschaffenburg is to rideshare which costs 3€ - 5€ and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Aschaffenburg is to train which costs 8€ - 50€ and takes 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station station and arriving at Aschaffenburg. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Aschaffenburg Hbf. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 28 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Aschaffenburg is 37 km. The road distance is 42 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Aschaffenburg without a car is to train which takes 28 min and costs 8€ - 50€.

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The train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Aschaffenburg Hbf takes 28 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Frankfurt am Main to Aschaffenburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station.

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Frankfurt am Main to Aschaffenburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Aschaffenburg is to train which takes 28 min and costs 8€ - 50€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 5€ - 7€ and takes 45 min.

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  • Distance: 36.8 km
  • Duration: 28 min

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

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Aschaffenburg Hbf hourly. Tickets cost 16€ - 24€ and the journey takes 28 min. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Aschaffenburg 4 times a day. Tickets cost 5€ - 7€ and the journey takes 45 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Aschaffenburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 24€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Aschaffenburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Aschaffenburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Aschaffenburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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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 Aschaffenburg
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
5€ - 7€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Frankfurt to Aschaffenburg
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Frankfurt am Main to Aschaffenburg
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
80€ - 100€
Taxi Frankfurt
Phone
+49 69/230001
Website
taxi-frankfurt.de
Taxi City-Otten GmbH
Phone
+49 69/442440
Website
taxi-city.de
Main Taxi Frankfurt
Phone
+49 69 733030
Website
main-taxi-frankfurt.de
Frankfurter Taxi
Phone
+49 69/13396726

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

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Frankfurt am Main to Aschaffenburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Aschaffenburg Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Aschaffenburg is 42 km. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Frankfurt am Main to Aschaffenburg.

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There are 328+ hotels available in Aschaffenburg. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Frankfurt am Main and Aschaffenburg. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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