There are 8 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Bochum by train, bus, night bus, rideshare, car or plane

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  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Bochum Hbf Ice

$55 - $85

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the night bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Bochum N116

$14 - $24

6 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Dortmund N17 / ...

$25 - $40

Rideshare  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Frankfurt to Bochum 142.4 miles

$14 - $19

Drive  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Bochum 144.6 miles

$30 - $45

Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Dusseldorf (DUS) FRA - DUS
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Bochum Hbf

$101 - $286

Fly to Muenster, train  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Muenster (FMO) FRA - FMO
  2. Take the train from Greven to Hamm(Westf)
  3. Take the train from Hamm(Westf) to Bochum Hbf

$147 - $348

Fly to Paderborn, train  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Paderborn (PAD) FRA - PAD
  2. Take the train from Salzkotten to Hamm(Westf)
  3. Take the train from Hamm(Westf) to Bochum Hbf

$140 - $271

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Bochum is to rideshare which costs 12€ - 16€ and takes 2 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Bochum is to train which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 2 h 4 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Bochum is 184 km. The road distance is 231.3 km.

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The train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Bochum Hbf takes 2 h 4 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station station and arriving at Bochum. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Bochum Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 4 min.

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Frankfurt am Main to Bochum hourly. Tickets cost $55 - $85 and the journey takes 2 h 4 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Bochum hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $22 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Flights from Frankfurt to Muenster
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from Frankfurt to Paderborn
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Bochum Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Bochum Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Train from Greven to Hamm(Westf)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamm(Westf) to Bochum Hbf
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Bochum Hbf
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Hamm to Bochum Hbf
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $24
Schedules at
bahn.de
National Express Rail
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Greven Bf to Hamm
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.de
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Salzkotten to Hamm(Westf)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
eurobahn.de
Bus operators
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 Dortmund
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Bochum
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Frankfurt to Bochum
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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