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

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Train via Hannover Hbf  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Hannover Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Bremen Hbf Ice / ...

$99 - $143

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Rideshare  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Frankfurt to Bremen 271.4 miles

$23 - $40

6 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Süd to Fulda Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Fulda to Bremen Hbf Ice

$79 - $148

Train #2  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Bremen Hbf Ic / ...

$100 - $150

Bus  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Bremen N98 / ...

$26 - $45

Drive  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Bremen 273.6 miles

$55 - $85

Fly to Bremen  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Bremen (BRE) FRA - BRE

$101 - $295

Fly to Hamburg, train  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Hamburg (HAM) FRA - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf

$80 - $316

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station station and arriving at Bremen. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Bremen Hbf. Services depart every two hours, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 5 h 32 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Bremen is 329 km. The road distance is 437.8 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Bremen without a car is to train which takes 3 h 51 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Bremen, including transfers.

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Frankfurt am Main to Bremen bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station.

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Frankfurt am Main to Bremen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Bremen is to train which takes 3 h 51 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 25 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 2 h 25 min.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Bremen Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Frankfurt am Main to Bremen bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Bremen station.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt am Main to Bremen.
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  • Distance: 205.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 51 min

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

You can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Bremen via Hannover Hbf in around 3 h 51 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Bremen every 4 hours. Tickets cost $26 - $45 and the journey takes 6 h 25 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Bremen
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
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)Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Süd to Fulda
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Fulda to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Süd station to Fulda, Fulda station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hvv.de
Bus operators
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 Bremen
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Frankfurt to Bremen
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Frankfurt am Main to Bremen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Bremen Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Bremen is 438 km. It takes approximately 3 h 58 min to drive from Frankfurt am Main to Bremen.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Bremen Airport.

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Book your Frankfurt am Main to Bremen train tickets online with Rome2rio.

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Book your Frankfurt am Main to Bremen bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 280+ hotels available in Bremen. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Frankfurt am Main and Bremen. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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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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