There are 5 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Saarland 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 via Mannheim Hbf  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf Re / ...

$44 - $68

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Saarbrücken 090 / ...

$11 - $19

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf Re / ...

$40 - $70

Drive  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Saarbrücken 115.6 miles

$24 - $35

Fly, bus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Luxembourg (LUX) FRA - LUX
  2. Take the bus from Kirchberg, Luxexpo Quai 4 to Merzig, Stadthalle

$74 - $293

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

You can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Saarbrücken via Mannheim Hbf in around 2 h 42 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Saarbrücken every 4 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $19 and the journey takes 3 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$37 - $40
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $26
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $85
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Saarbrücken
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Rgtr
Website
mobiliteit.lu
Bus from Kirchberg, Luxexpo Quai 4 to Merzig, Stadthalle
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
mobiliteit.lu

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Saarland is 145 km. The road distance is 185 km.

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Saarland is to bus which costs 9€ - 16€ and takes 3 h.

The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Saarland is to drive which takes 1 h 43 min and costs 20€ - 30€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Saarbrücken Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 47 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station and arriving at Saarbrücken. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h.

It takes approximately 2 h 42 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Saarland, including transfers.