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There are 6 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Efringen-Kirchen by train, bus, car or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Freiburg Hauptbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Efringen-Kirchen

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Lörrach Busbahnhof

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Train via Karlsruhe

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Heidelberg-Pfaffengrund/Wieblingen
  2. Take the train from HD-Pfaffengrund/Wieblingen to Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof
  3. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof to Efringen-Kirchen Bahnhof

Drive

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Efringen-Kirchen

Fly to Basel, train

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Basel (BSL)
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Basel Bad Bf
  3. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Efringen-Kirchen

Fly to Zurich, train

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Zurich (ZRH)
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Bad Bf

Frankfurt am Main to Efringen-Kirchen by train

147 Weekly Trains
3h 6m Average Duration
€37 Cheapest Price
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Frankfurt am Main → Efringen-Kirchen
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Efringen-Kirchen is 116 117.

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The cost-effective way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Efringen-Kirchen is to bus, which costs €20 - €26 and takes 5h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Efringen-Kirchen is to drive which costs €35 - €55 and takes 2h 40m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt am Main to Efringen-Kirchen. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt and arriving at Efringen-Kirchen Hauptstraße via Lörrach Busbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 56m.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Efringen-Kirchen. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Efringen-Kirchen via Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 6m.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Efringen-Kirchen is 285 km. The road distance is 318 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Efringen-Kirchen without a car is to train which takes 3h 6m and costs €35 - €100.

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It takes approximately 3h 6m to get from Frankfurt am Main to Efringen-Kirchen, including transfers.

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Frankfurt am Main to Efringen-Kirchen bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Frankfurt station.

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Frankfurt am Main to Efringen-Kirchen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Efringen-Kirchen is to train which takes 3h 6m and costs €35 - €100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €20 - €26 and takes 5h 56m.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt am Main to Efringen-Kirchen.
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  • Distance: 285.5 km
  • Duration: 3h 6m

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Efringen-Kirchen, Germany?

You can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Efringen-Kirchen via Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf in around 3h 6m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt to Lörrach Busbahnhof 4 times a day. Tickets cost €18 - €22 and the journey takes 4h 45m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €260
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €260
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €600
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Freiburg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Basel SBB to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€24 - €35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€28 - €40
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€60 - €90
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Basel Sbb to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 311682904
Website
bahn.com
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Efringen-Kirchen
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€8 - €13
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Heidelberg-Pfaffengrund/Wieblingen
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from HD-Pfaffengrund/Wieblingen to Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €14
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof to Efringen-Kirchen Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€28 - €40
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Basel SBB to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Efringen-Kirchen
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
SBB GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 7531 915109
Email
info@sbb-deutschland.de
Website
sbb-deutschland.de
Train from Basel SBB to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
SBB GmbH
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€8 - €16
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Efringen-Kirchen
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€10 - €19
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich HB to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €60
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Basel Sbb to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€10 - €40
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
€10 - €15
1st Class
€27 - €40
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt to Lörrach Busbahnhof
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€18 - €22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Frankfurt am Main to Efringen-Kirchen bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Lörrach Busbahnhof station.

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Frankfurt am Main to Efringen-Kirchen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Efringen-Kirchen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Efringen-Kirchen is 318 km. It takes approximately 2h 40m to drive from Frankfurt am Main to Efringen-Kirchen.

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