There are 9 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Dijon 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.

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Train Deutsche Bahn  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Dijon Ville Tgv

$97 - $147

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Karlsruhe 108 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Dijon Ouibus

$23 - $36

7 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Besançon Franche-Comté TGV Tgv
  2. Take the train from Besançon Franche-Comté TGV to Dijon Ville Tgv

$111 - $127

Bus Eurolines DE  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt Hbf to Dijon

$55 - $80

Drive  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Dijon 334.5 miles

$70 - $110

Fly to Basel, train  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Basel (BSL) FRA - BSL
  2. Take the train from Mulhouse Ville to Dijon Ville

$136 - $361

Fly to Lyon, train  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Lyon (LYS) FRA - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Dijon Ville

$117 - $344

Fly to Zurich, train  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Zurich (ZRH) FRA - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Mulhouse Ville
  3. Take the train from Mulhouse Ville to Dijon Ville

$168 - $386

Fly to Geneva, train  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Geneva (GVA) FRA - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne
  3. Take the train from Lausanne to Dijon Ville

$147 - $366

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Dijon is to bus which costs 20€ - 35€ and takes 9 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Dijon is to drive which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 4 h 47 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frankfurt Hbf and arriving at Dijon. Services depart three times a week. The journey takes approximately 7 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Dijon. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Dijon Ville via Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 18 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Dijon is 411 km. The road distance is 535.2 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Dijon without a car is to train which takes 5 h 18 min and costs 80€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 18 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Dijon, including transfers.

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Frankfurt am Main to Dijon bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, depart from Frankfurt Hbf station.

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Frankfurt am Main to Dijon 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 Dijon is to train which takes 5 h 18 min and costs 80€ - 130€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 7 h 58 min.

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  • Distance: 257.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 18 min

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

You can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Dijon via Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf in around 5 h 18 min. Alternatively, Eurolines DE operates a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Dijon 3 times a week. Tickets cost $55 - $80 and the journey takes 7 h 58 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Frankfurt to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Frankfurt to Lyon via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Lyon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $370
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 Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $65
1st Class
$80 - $110
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Besançon Franche-Comté TGV
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$90 - $105
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$90 - $105
1st Class
$120 - $180
Train from Besançon Franche-Comté TGV to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $26
1st Class
$37 - $39
Train from Mulhouse Ville to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $85
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
Train from Zürich HB to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$29 - $35
1st Class
$49 - $54
Train from Lausanne to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $70
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt Hbf to Dijon
Ave. Duration
7 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Karlsruhe to Dijon
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
Ouibus

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