There are 4 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Kehl by train, bus or car

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Train via Offenburg  •  2 h 20 min

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

$58 - $83

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Bus  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Kehl 108

$13 - $23

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Süd to Strasbourg En

$45 - $62

Drive  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Kehl 132.6 miles

$27 - $45

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station station and arriving at Kehl. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Kehl. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Kehl via Offenburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Kehl is 183 km. The road distance is 212.2 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Kehl without a car is to train which takes 2 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 20 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Kehl, including transfers.

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

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Frankfurt am Main to Kehl 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 Kehl is to train which takes 2 h 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 50 min.

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

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Frankfurt am Main to Kehl train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Offenburg station.

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  • Distance: 114.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 20 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Kehl, Baden-Württemberg, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Frankfurt am Main to Kehl hourly. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 1 h 42 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Kehl hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $23 and the journey takes 3 h 50 min.

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.

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Offenburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Süd to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
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 Kehl
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Kehl is 212 km. It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to drive from Frankfurt am Main to Kehl.

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