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

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Train  •  2 h 52 min

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

$57 - $83

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Rideshare  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Frankfurt to Bamberg 131.8 miles

$11 - $15

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 10 min

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

$11 - $20

Drive  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Bamberg 131.9 miles

$27 - $40

Fly, train  •  3 h 5 min

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

$93 - $227

Questions & Answers

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

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Bamberg is to drive which costs 24€ - 35€ and takes 2 h 8 min.

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

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It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Bamberg, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station station and arriving at Bamberg, Bamberg train. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Bamberg. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Bamberg via Würzburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 52 min.

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There are 223+ hotels available in Bamberg. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 100.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 52 min

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 52 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Bamberg 5 times a day. Tickets cost $11 - $20 and the journey takes 3 h 10 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
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
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
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
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 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Frankfurt to Bamberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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