How to get from Frankfurt am Main to Bamberg

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 via Würzburg Hbf  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Würzburg Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Bamberg Re

$49 - $70

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Frankfurt to Bamberg 131.8 miles

$12 - $15

4 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Süd to Bamberg Re

$50 - $75

Bus  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Bamberg, Bamberg train 068

$12 - $20

Drive  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Bamberg 131.9 miles

$27 - $40

Fly, train  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Nuremberg (NUE) FRA - NUE
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Bamberg

$93 - $228

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

You can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Bamberg via Würzburg Hbf in around 2 h 31 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Bamberg every 4 hours. Tickets cost $12 - $20 and the journey takes 3 h 20 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Würzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Würzburg Hbf to Bamberg
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Süd to Bamberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Bamberg
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Bamberg, Bamberg train
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Frankfurt to Bamberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Bamberg is 160 km. The road distance is 211 km.

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Bamberg is to rideshare which costs 10€ - 13€ and takes 2 h 38 min.

The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Bamberg is to drive which takes 2 h 8 min and costs 23€ - 35€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Frankfurt(Main)Süd and arriving at Bamberg. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 2 h 56 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station and arriving at Bamberg, Bamberg train. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 20 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Bamberg, including transfers.