There are 4 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  •  2 h 33 min

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

$45 - $70

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Saarbrücken 113 / ...

$12 - $21

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Saarbrücken 115.6 miles

$24 - $35

Fly, bus  •  4 h 14 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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Saarland is to bus which costs 10€ - 18€ and takes 3 h 40 min.

More details

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

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station station and arriving at Saarbrücken. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 40 min.

More details

The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Saarland is 145 km. The road distance is 184.9 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Saarland without a car is to train which takes 2 h 33 min and costs 40€ - 60€.

More details

It takes approximately 2 h 33 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Saarland, including transfers.

More details

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

More details

The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Saarland is to train which takes 2 h 33 min and costs 40€ - 60€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 10€ - 18€ and takes 3 h 40 min.

Mode details

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

Search flights

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

More details

Map of how to get from Frankfurt am Main to Saarland.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 90.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 33 min

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Frankfurt am Main to Saarbrücken once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 2 h 22 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Saarbrücken 4 times a day. Tickets cost $12 - $21 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min.

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

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 Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
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 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Mobiliteit
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

Want to know more about travelling around Germany

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Saarland is 185 km. It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to drive from Frankfurt am Main to Saarland.

Get driving directions

Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Luxembourg Airport.

Search flights

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

Search and book

There are 259+ hotels available in Saarland. Prices start at $54 USD per night.

More details

The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Frankfurt Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs 9€ - 14€.

More details