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There are 11 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Flensburg by train, car, bus 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  •  6h 16m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Flensburg Re7 / ...

$104 - $146

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Bus  •  10h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Flensburg N98

$40 - $70

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Train via Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe  •  6h 41m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Flensburg Re7 / ...

$108 - $163

Train, drive  •  5h 53m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Süd to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  3. Drive from Hamburg Hbf to Flensburg

$93 - $186

Bus, train  •  9h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt Hbf to Hamburg ZOB
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Flensburg Re7 / ...

$58 - $78

Drive  •  6h

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Flensburg 404.8 miles

$85 - $130

Fly Frankfurt to Hamburg, train  •  5h 37m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Hamburg (HAM) FRA - HAM
  2. Take the train from Neumünster to Flensburg

$75 - $272

Fly Frankfurt to Bremen, train  •  6h 49m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Bremen (BRE) FRA - BRE
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Dammtor to Flensburg

$138 - $351

Train to Cologne Bonn, fly to Hamburg, train  •  6h 26m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Köln/Bonn Flughafen
  2. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to Hamburg (HAM) CGN - HAM
  3. Take the train from Neumünster to Flensburg

$84 - $202

Train to Mannheim, fly to Hamburg, train  •  6h 36m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Fly from Mannheim (MHG) to Hamburg (HAM) MHG - HAM
  3. Take the train from Neumünster to Flensburg

$208 - $432

Fly Frankfurt to Billund, train  •  7h 10m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Billund (BLL) FRA - BLL
  2. Take the train from Fredericia St. to Flensburg

$114 - $359

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Flensburg is to bus and train which costs 50€ - 70€ and takes 9h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Flensburg is to fly and train which costs 65€ - 240€ and takes 5h 37m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station station and arriving at Flensburg. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 10h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Flensburg. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Flensburg via Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 16m.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Flensburg is 522 km. The road distance is 647.6 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Flensburg without a car is to train which takes 6h 16m and costs 90€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 6h 16m to get from Frankfurt am Main to Flensburg, including transfers.

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Frankfurt am Main to Flensburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station.

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Frankfurt am Main to Flensburg 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 Flensburg is to train which takes 6h 16m and costs 90€ - 130€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 10h 25m.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt am Main to Flensburg.
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  • Distance: 326 miles
  • Duration: 6h 16m

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

You can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Flensburg via Hamburg Hbf in around 6h 16m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Flensburg once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $70 and the journey takes 10h 25m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Frankfurt to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Frankfurt to Bremen
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Billund
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Mannheim to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Mannheim to Hamburg via Westerland
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Billund via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
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 Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Süd to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Köln/Bonn Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Flensburg
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
hvv.de
Train from Neumünster to Flensburg
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Dammtor to Flensburg
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
hvv.de
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Flensburg
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Hamburg Dammtor to Flensburg
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Fredericia St. to Flensburg
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
dsb.dk
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Süd station to Kassel, Kassel Wilhelmshöhe station
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
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inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $25
1st Class
$37 - $39
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 Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt Hbf to Hamburg ZOB
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
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 Flensburg
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Hamburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Frankfurt am Main to Flensburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Flensburg station.

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Frankfurt am Main to Flensburg train services, operated by HVV, arrive at Flensburg station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Flensburg is 648 km. It takes approximately 6h to drive from Frankfurt am Main to Flensburg.

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Eurowings and Lufthansa offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Hamburg Airport.

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Book your Frankfurt am Main to Flensburg bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 604+ hotels available in Flensburg. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Frankfurt Airport is to train which takes 13m and costs 9€ - 14€.

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