There are 8 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Osnabrück by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Train via Dortmund Hbf  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Dortmund Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Osnabrück Hbf Ic / ...

$90 - $127

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Rideshare  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Frankfurt to Osnabrück 200.9 miles

$17 - $23

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Bus  •  4 h 35 min

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

$19 - $35

Train  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Osnabrück Hbf Ic / ...

$80 - $120

Drive  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Osnabrück 203.9 miles

$40 - $65

Fly to Muenster, train  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Muenster (FMO) FRA - FMO
  2. Take the train from Ostbevern to Osnabrück Hauptbahnhof

$128 - $310

Fly to Bremen, train  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Bremen (BRE) FRA - BRE
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Osnabrück Hbf

$134 - $344

Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  5 h

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

$95 - $324

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station station and arriving at Osnabrück. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Osnabrück Hbf. Services depart every two hours, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 37 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Osnabrück is 244 km. The road distance is 326.2 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Osnabrück without a car is to train which takes 3 h 49 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 49 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Osnabrück, including transfers.

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

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Frankfurt am Main to Osnabrück 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 Osnabrück is to train which takes 3 h 49 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Muenster Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt am Main to Osnabrück.
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  • Distance: 152.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 49 min

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

You can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Osnabrück via Dortmund Hbf in around 3 h 49 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Osnabrück every 4 hours. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 35 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Muenster
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from Frankfurt to Bremen
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
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 Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Osnabrück Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Osnabrück Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Osnabrück Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Osnabrück Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Ostbevern to Osnabrück Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
eurobahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf central station to Osnabrück, Osnabrück central station
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
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 Osnabrück
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Frankfurt to Osnabrück
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Frankfurt am Main to Osnabrück train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Osnabrück Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Osnabrück is 326 km. It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to drive from Frankfurt am Main to Osnabrück.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Muenster Airport.

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

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There are 139+ hotels available in Osnabrück. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Frankfurt am Main and Osnabrück. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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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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