There are 5 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Dachau by train, bus, 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  •  3 h 45 min

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

$88 - $125

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Munich, Munich central bus station X28 / ...

$37 - $116

3 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Dachau 242.6 miles

$50 - $75

Fly to Munich, train  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Munich (MUC) FRA - MUC
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Dachau Bahnhof

$108 - $259

Fly to Nuremberg, train  •  4 h 12 min

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

$132 - $264

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Frankfurt am Main to Dachau hourly. Tickets cost $85 - $120 and the journey takes 3 h 13 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Dachau 4 times a day. Tickets cost $23 - $40 and the journey takes 4 h 55 min. Eurolines DE also services this route twice daily.

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 Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $5,500
Flights from Frankfurt to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $5,500
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,500
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Dachau Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt am Main to München ZOB
Ave. Duration
8 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Website
eurolines.de

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Frankfurt am Main to Dachau?

The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Dachau is 287 km. The road distance is 388 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Dachau?

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Dachau is to drive which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 3 h 40 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Dachau?

The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Dachau is to fly and train which takes 3 h 32 min and costs 85€ - 220€.

Is there a direct train between Frankfurt am Main and Dachau?

No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Dachau. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Dachau Bahnhof via München Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

How long does it take to get from Frankfurt am Main to Dachau?

It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Dachau, including transfers.