There are 6 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Menden by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

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Train  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena to Holzwickede Bf Re7

$124 - $163

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Bus  •  4 h 8 min

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

$73 - $96

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Drive  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Menden 138.1 miles

$29 - $45

Fly to Paderborn, taxi  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Paderborn (PAD) FRA - PAD
  2. Take a taxi from Paderborn to Menden

$261 - $426

Fly to Muenster, train  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Muenster (FMO) FRA - FMO
  2. Take the train from Greven Bf to Unna Bf

$179 - $374

Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Dusseldorf (DUS) FRA - DUS
  2. Take the train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Holzwickede

$147 - $348

Questions & Answers

The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Menden is 161 km. The road distance is 220.9 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Menden without a car is to train which takes 3 h 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 24 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Menden, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Menden is to train which takes 3 h 24 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 8 min.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Paderborn Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Menden is 221 km. It takes approximately 2 h 8 min to drive from Frankfurt am Main to Menden.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Paderborn Airport.

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There are 235+ hotels available in Menden. Prices start at $53 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Frankfurt Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt am Main to Menden.
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  • Distance: 100.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 24 min

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

You can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Menden via Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12, Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena, and Holzwickede Bf in around 3 h 24 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Menden every 2 hours. Tickets cost $12 - $21 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Paderborn
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Flights from Frankfurt to Muenster
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from Frankfurt to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
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 Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
National Express Rail
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena to Holzwickede Bf
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Greven Bf to Unna Bf
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.de
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Holzwickede
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
eurobahn.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 Dortmund
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Paderborn to Menden
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$170 - $220
Taxi Klima GmbH
Phone
+49 5251/61111
Website
taxi-klima.de
Hallo Taxi Stern GmbH & Co.KG
Phone
+49 5251/63377
Website
hallo-taxi-stern.de

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