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

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Train, taxi via Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe  •  2h 3m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ice / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Bad Karlshafen

$143 - $191

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Bus  •  4h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Kassel, Kassel Wilhelmshöhe N110 / ...

$65 - $93

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Train, taxi  •  2h 28m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Süd to Göttingen Ice / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Göttingen to Bad Karlshafen

$126 - $212

Bus, taxi  •  3h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt am Main to Kassel
  2. Take a taxi from Kassel to Bad Karlshafen

$142 - $187

Train  •  3h 37m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Wilhelmsstraße/Stadtmuseum, Kassel to Hofgeismar-Hümme Rt

$97 - $137

Drive  •  2h 22m

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Bad Karlshafen 147.6 miles

$30 - $45

Fly, drive  •  2h 54m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Paderborn (PAD) FRA - PAD
  2. Drive from Paderborn to Bad Karlshafen

$102 - $222

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Bad Karlshafen is to drive which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 2h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Bad Karlshafen is to train and taxi which costs 120€ - 170€ and takes 2h 3m.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Bad Karlshafen is 178 km. The road distance is 236.1 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Bad Karlshafen without a car is to train and taxi which takes 2h 3m and costs 120€ - 170€.

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It takes approximately 2h 3m to get from Frankfurt am Main to Bad Karlshafen, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Bad Karlshafen is to train which takes 3h 37m and costs 80€ - 120€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 4h 56m.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Paderborn Airport is the direct flight which takes 45m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Bad Karlshafen is 236 km. It takes approximately 2h 22m to drive from Frankfurt am Main to Bad Karlshafen.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Paderborn Airport.

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There are 113+ hotels available in Bad Karlshafen. Prices start at $50 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt am Main to Bad Karlshafen.
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  • Distance: 111.3 miles
  • Duration: 2h 3m

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

You can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Bad Karlshafen via Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe, Kassel Bahnhof Wilhelmshöhe, Kassel Wilhelmsstraße/Stadtmuseum, Wilhelmsstraße/Stadtmuseum, Kassel, and Hofgeismar-Hümme in around 3h 37m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Bad Karlshafen once daily. Tickets cost $10 - $18 and the journey takes 2h 40m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Paderborn
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Train operators
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 Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Süd to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Wilhelmsstraße/Stadtmuseum, Kassel to Hofgeismar-Hümme
Ave. Duration
44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Süd station to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt am Main to Kassel
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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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 Kassel, Kassel Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Bad Karlshafen
Ave. Duration
42m
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Taxi -Schneider GmbH
Phone
+49 561/701313
Website
taxi-schneider-kassel.de
Taxi Sandhu UG
Phone
+49 561/779898

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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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