There are 6 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Bad Karlshafen by train, taxi, bus, car or plane

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Train, taxi  •  2 h 28 min

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

$126 - $212

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 56 min

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

$65 - $93

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Bus, taxi  •  3 h 19 min

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

$142 - $187

Train  •  3 h 36 min

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

$98 - $137

Drive  •  2 h 22 min

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

$30 - $45

Fly, drive  •  2 h 54 min

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

$102 - $222

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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 2 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 28 min 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 3 h 36 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 56 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Bad Karlshafen is 236 km. It takes approximately 2 h 22 min 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 109+ hotels available in Bad Karlshafen. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Frankfurt Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs .

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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: 2 h 28 min

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 Rathaus, Rathaus/Fünffensterstraße, Kassel, and Hofgeismar-Hümme in around 3 h 36 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Bad Karlshafen twice daily. Tickets cost $10 - $18 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Paderborn
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
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)Süd to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Rathaus/Fünffensterstraße, Kassel to Hofgeismar-Hümme
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Süd station to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once 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
2 h 38 min
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
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Göttingen to Bad Karlshafen
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Hallo Taxi
Phone
+49 551/69300
Website
goettinger-funk-taxi-zentrale.de
Taxi 65000
Phone
+49 551/65000
Website
taxi-tel-0551-65000.de

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