There are 11 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Birmingham by plane, train, bus, car, car train or car ferry

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

Fly Frankfurt to Birmingham  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Birmingham (BHX) FRA - BHX

$84 - $296

Cheapest option

Bus  •  19 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to London 1920
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express

$80 - $127

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Fly Frankfurt to Manchester, train  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Manchester (MAN) FRA - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham New Street

$135 - $369

Fly Frankfurt to London City, train  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to London City (LCY) FRA - LCY
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street

$166 - $485

Fly Frankfurt to Bristol, train  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Bristol (BRS) FRA - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street

$156 - $416

Fly Frankfurt to London Heathrow, train  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to London Heathrow (LHR) FRA - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street

$165 - $440

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Birmingham  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Birmingham (BHX) DUS - BHX

$92 - $279

Train  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid Ice
  3. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to London St. Pancras International
  4. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street

$226 - $453

Bus, train  •  16 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Lille
  2. Take the bus from Lille to London
  3. Take the train from London Marylebone to Birmingham Snow Hill

$137 - $206

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Birmingham

$294 - $350

Drive, car ferry  •  10 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Birmingham

$145 - $216

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Birmingham is to bus which costs 65€ - 110€ and takes 19 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Birmingham is to fly which costs 70€ - 260€ and takes 4 h 10 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Birmingham is 781 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Birmingham, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt am Main station to Birmingham station. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station and arriving at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Birmingham. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Birmingham New Street via Köln Messe/Deutz, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Brussels - Midi and London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 44 min.

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

Lufthansa, KLM and three other airlines fly from Frankfurt am Main to Birmingham every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Birmingham via Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12, Köln Messe/Deutz, Köln Hbf, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Brussels Midi-Zuid, Brussels - Midi, London St. Pancras International, and London Euston in around 8 h 44 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Frankfurt to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Manchester via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Birmingham via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Birmingham via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Manchester via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Manchester via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to London City via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Bristol via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Birmingham via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Frankfurt to Manchester via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Bristol via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London City via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Frankfurt to Manchester via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Frankfurt to London City via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $3,300
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$29 - $180
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Virgin West Coast Trains
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $230
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from London Marylebone to Birmingham Snow Hill
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$174
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt to Lille
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$56
High
$59
FlixBus
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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 London
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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