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There are 6 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Rieden an der Kötz by train, bus, bus and ferry, car or plane

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Train, line 870 bus  •  3h 58m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Ulm Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the line 870 bus from Ulm ZOB Ost to Rieden Hauptstr. 870

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Bus and ferry  •  6h 13m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Frankfurt am Main to Ulm

9€ - 14€

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Bus  •  7h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Ulm Cbg002 / ...

20€ - 23€

Drive  •  2h 45m

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Rieden an der Kötz 318.4 km

30€ - 50€

Fly to Stuttgart, train, line 870 bus  •  5h 5m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Stuttgart (STR) FRA - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Ulm Hbf
  3. Take the line 870 bus from Ulm ZOB Ost to Rieden Hauptstr.

Fly to Friedrichshafen, train, line 870 bus  •  5h 28m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Friedrichshafen (FDH) FRA - FDH
  2. Take the train from Friedrichshafen Flughafen to Ulm Hbf
  3. Take the line 870 bus from Ulm ZOB Ost to Rieden Hauptstr.

Frankfurt am Main → Rieden an der Kötz
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Rieden an der Kötz is 116 117.

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Rieden an der Kötz is to bus and ferry which costs 9€ - 14€ and takes 6h 13m.

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The fastest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Rieden an der Kötz is to drive which takes 2h 45m and costs 30€ - 50€.

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt am Main to Rieden an der Kötz. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt am Main and arriving at Rieden Hauptstr. via Ulm ZOB Ost. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 13m.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Rieden an der Kötz is 224 km. The road distance is 318.4 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Rieden an der Kötz without a car is to train and line 870 bus which takes 3h 58m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 58m to get from Frankfurt am Main to Rieden an der Kötz, including transfers.

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Frankfurt am Main to Rieden an der Kötz bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, depart from Frankfurt am Main station.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Stuttgart Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Frankfurt am Main to Rieden an der Kötz bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, arrive at Ulm station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Rieden an der Kötz is 318 km. It takes approximately 2h 45m to drive from Frankfurt am Main to Rieden an der Kötz.

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  • Distance: 223.8 km
  • Duration: 3h 58m

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Rieden an der Kötz, Germany?

Union Ivkoni operates a vehicle from Frankfurt am Main to Ulm twice a week. Tickets cost 9€ - 14€ and the journey takes 4h 35m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 390€
Flights from Frankfurt to Friedrichshafen
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 410€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 21€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
65€ - 95€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Railjet
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
17€ - 26€
Website
Railjet
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Friedrichshafen Flughafen to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof to Ulm Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Go Ahead BW
Phone
+49 711 400 534 44
Website
go-ahead-bw.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Go Ahead BW
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
25€ - 40€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
31€ - 36€
1st Class
25€ - 30€
DB ZugBus RAB GmbH
Website
zugbus-rab.de
Train from Friedrichshafen Flughafen to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
DB ZugBus RAB
Schedules at
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Bus operators
DING
Phone
+49 1805 77 99 66
Email
info@ding.eu
Website
ding.eu
Bus from Ulm ZOB Ost to Rieden Hauptstr.
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
DING
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from Frankfurt am Main to Ulm
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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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 Ulm
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Stuttgart Airport.

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There are 66+ hotels available in Rieden an der Kötz. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Frankfurt Airport is to line 35880 train which takes 15 min and costs 3€ - 5€.

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