There are 8 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Rhine Falls by train, bus, car 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Ice / ...
  2. Ire

$87 - $177

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Ouibus

$15 - $22

6 alternative options

Train via Stuttgart Hbf  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Ice / ...
  2. Ic

$79 - $117

Bus via Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport  •  7 h 46 min

  1. 117 / ...
  2. 124

$23 - $38

Drive  •  3 h 14 min

  1. 220.5 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to Zurich, line 33 train  •  3 h 13 min

  1. FRA - ZRH

$105 - $308

Fly to Basel, train  •  4 h 34 min

  1. FRA - BSL

$121 - $361

Fly to Friedrichshafen, train  •  4 h 37 min

  1. FRA - FDH

$115 - $354

Questions & Answers

The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Rhine Falls is 271 km. The road distance is 353 km.

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Rhine Falls is to bus which costs 12€ - 19€ and takes 8 h 6 min.

The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Rhine Falls is to fly and line 33 train which takes 3 h 13 min and costs 90€ - 270€.

No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Rhine Falls. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Schloss Laufen am Rheinfall via Basel Bad Bf and Schaffhausen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 47 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt am Main to Rhine Falls. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station and arriving at Neuhausen am Rheinfall, Neuhausen am Rheinfall Bf via Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 46 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Rhine Falls, including transfers.

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Rhine Falls, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Rhine Falls via Basel Bad Bf, Schaffhausen, and Schloss Laufen am Rheinfall in around 4 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Rhine Falls via Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport and Neuhausen am Rheinfall, Neuhausen am Rheinfall Bf in around 7 h 46 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Frankfurt to Friedrichshafen
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Schaffhausen
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Friedrichshafen Flughafen to Schaffhausen
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia Eurocity
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Schaffhausen
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Thurbo
Phone
+41 71 554 00 00
Website
thurbo.ch
Train from Winterthur to Schloss Laufen am Rheinfall
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
thurbo.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Neuhausen am Rheinfall, Neuhausen am Rheinfall Bf
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Frankfurt to Singen
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Ouibus

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