There are 6 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Esslingen am Neckar by train, bus, night train, 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  •  1 h 37 min

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

$47 - $67

Cheapest option

Train Flixtrain  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Süd station to Stuttgart, Stuttgart central station K213

$12 - $17

4 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main to Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof

$23 - $37

Night train  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the night train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Esslingen(Neckar) Ice

$45 - $70

Drive  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Esslingen am Neckar 141 miles

$29 - $45

Fly, train  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Stuttgart (STR) FRA - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Esslingen(Neckar)

$91 - $248

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Frankfurt am Main to Esslingen am Neckar hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 1 h 18 min. Alternatively, Deinbus operates a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Esslingen am Neckar twice a week. Tickets cost $11 - $21 and the journey takes 2 h 45 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Night train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Esslingen(Neckar)
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Esslingen(Neckar)
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Süd station to Stuttgart, Stuttgart central station
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bus operators
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main to Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Schedules at
deinbus.de

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Frankfurt am Main to Esslingen am Neckar?

The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Esslingen am Neckar is 159 km. The road distance is 226 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Esslingen am Neckar is to train which costs 9€ - 14€ and takes 2 h 11 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Esslingen am Neckar is to train which takes 1 h 37 min and costs 35€ - 55€.

Is there a direct train between Frankfurt am Main and Esslingen am Neckar?

Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Esslingen(Neckar). This train operates Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

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

It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Esslingen am Neckar, including transfers.