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

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Train  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Schwandorf Re
  3. Take the train from Schwandorf to Cham(Oberpf) Ex / ...

$91 - $135

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Bus FlixBus, train  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Regensburg, Regensburg central station 161 / ...
  2. Take the train from Regensburg Hbf to Schwandorf Re / ...
  3. Take the train from Schwandorf to Cham(Oberpf) Ex / ...

$52 - $80

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Bus Eurolines DE, train  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt am Main to Nuremberg
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Schwandorf Re
  3. Take the train from Schwandorf to Cham(Oberpf) Ex / ...

$77 - $123

Drive  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Cham 222.1 miles

$45 - $70

Fly Frankfurt to Munich, train  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Munich (MUC) FRA - MUC
  2. Take the train from Freising to Cham(Oberpf)

$121 - $286

Fly Frankfurt to Nuremberg, train  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Nuremberg (NUE) FRA - NUE
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Schwandorf
  3. Take the train from Schwandorf to Cham(Oberpf)

$130 - $264

Fly Frankfurt to Prague, train  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Prague (PRG) FRA - PRG
  2. Take the train from Praha-Smichov to Cham(Oberpf)

$88 - $270

Train to Stuttgart, fly to Munich, train  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Munich (MUC) STR - MUC
  3. Take the train from Freising to Cham(Oberpf)

$154 - $345

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Cham is to drive which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 3 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Cham is to drive which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 3 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Cham. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Cham(Oberpf) via Nürnberg Hbf and Schwandorf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 2 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Cham is 302 km. The road distance is 355.3 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Cham without a car is to train which takes 5 h 2 min and costs 75€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Cham, including transfers.

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

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

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Frankfurt am Main to Cham train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Cham(Oberpf) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Cham is 355 km. It takes approximately 3 h 29 min to drive from Frankfurt am Main to Cham.

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  • Distance: 189 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 2 min

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

You can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Cham via Nürnberg Hbf and Schwandorf in around 5 h 2 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $2,700
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Frankfurt to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
Flights from Frankfurt to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Frankfurt to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Stuttgart to Munich
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $2,700
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Frankfurt to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $360
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
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 Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Schwandorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Schwandorf to Cham(Oberpf)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
bahn.de
Train from Regensburg Hbf to Schwandorf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Train from Freising to Cham(Oberpf)
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Regensburg Hbf to Schwandorf
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha-Smichov to Cham(Oberpf)
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt am Main to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
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 Regensburg, Regensburg central station
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Royal Jordanian, Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Munich Airport.

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There are 245+ hotels available in Cham. Prices start at $47 USD per night.

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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 9€ - 14€.

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