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There are 7 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Avignon by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7h 15m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Avignon Tgv Tgv

130€ - 190€

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Fly Frankfurt to Marseille, train  •  5h 11m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Marseille (MRS) FRA - MRS
  2. Take the train from Aix En Provence Tgv to Avignon Tgv

80€ - 377€

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  14h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt Hbf to Lyon
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Avignon Centre Ter

83€ - 139€

Drive  •  8h 26m

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Avignon 918.8 km

100€ - 160€

Fly Frankfurt to Lyon, train  •  5h 26m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Lyon (LYS) FRA - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv to Avignon Tgv

128€ - 469€

Train to Strasbourg, fly to Marseille, train  •  6h 3m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Strasbourg
  2. Fly from Strasbourg (SXB) to Marseille (MRS) SXB - MRS
  3. Take the train from Aix En Provence Tgv to Avignon Tgv

89€ - 475€

Fly Frankfurt to Geneva, train  •  7h 42m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Geneva (GVA) FRA - GVA
  2. Take the train from Geneve to Avignon Tgv

137€ - 406€

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Avignon is to bus and train which costs 80€ - 140€ and takes 14h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Avignon is to fly and train which costs 80€ - 380€ and takes 5h 11m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Avignon Tgv. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 15m.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Avignon is 746 km. The road distance is 918.8 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Avignon without a car is to train which takes 7h 15m and costs 130€ - 190€.

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The train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Avignon Tgv takes 7h 15m including transfers and departs once daily.

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

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

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Frankfurt am Main to Avignon train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Avignon Tgv station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Avignon is 919 km. It takes approximately 8h 26m to drive from Frankfurt am Main to Avignon.

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  • Distance: 745.7 km
  • Duration: 7h 15m

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

TGV inOui operates a train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Avignon Tgv once daily. Tickets cost 130€ - 190€ and the journey takes 7h 15m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 230€
Flights from Frankfurt to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 230€
Flights from Frankfurt to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 550€
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 460€
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 460€
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 480€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 410€
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 460€
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 460€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 280€
Flights from Frankfurt to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 650€
Flights from Strasbourg to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 300€
Flights from Strasbourg to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 300€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Marseille via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 290€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
40€ - 230€
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Avignon Tgv
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
130€ - 190€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
130€ - 160€
1st Class
160€ - 190€
Train from Aix En Provence Tgv to Avignon Tgv
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
22€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
28€ - 33€
1st Class
22€ - 27€
Train from Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv to Avignon Tgv
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 55€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
45€ - 55€
1st Class
45€ - 55€
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 55€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
45€ - 55€
1st Class
45€ - 55€
Train from Geneve to Avignon Tgv
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65€ - 85€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
65€ - 80€
1st Class
70€ - 85€
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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 Lyon Part Dieu to Avignon Centre
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
28€ - 60€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
28€ - 40€
Rail 1st Class
35€ - 60€
Train from Aix En Provence Tgv to Avignon Tgv
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
10€ - 26€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
Rail 1st Class
17€ - 26€
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Aix En Provence Tgv to Avignon Tgv
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
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).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Bus operators

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Swiss, Brussels Airlines, Air France and Lufthansa offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Marseille Airport.

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