There are 3 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Meiningen by train, bus or car

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  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Ice

$56 - $80

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 19 min

  1. 068 / ...
  2. 015 / ...

$26 - $46

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 56 min

  1. 106.6 miles

$22 - $35

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

You can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Meiningen via Eisenach in around 3 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Meiningen via Würzburg, Suhl/Zella-Mehlis, Suhl/Zella-Mehlis Station, and Zella-Mehlis in around 5 h 19 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Eisenach
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Eisenach to Meiningen
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Würzburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Würzburg to Suhl/Zella-Mehlis, Suhl/Zella-Mehlis Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Frankfurt nad Mohanem, Hbf. Südseite, Pforzheimer Straße to Würzburg, Bismarckstrasse
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Meiningen is 133 km. The road distance is 171 km.

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Meiningen is to drive which costs 19€ - 28€ and takes 1 h 56 min.

The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Meiningen is to drive which takes 1 h 56 min and costs 19€ - 28€.

No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Meiningen. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Meiningen via Eisenach. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 14 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 14 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Meiningen, including transfers.