There are 9 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Scotland by plane, train, bus, car, car train or car ferry

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

Fly Frankfurt to Edinburgh  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Edinburgh (EDI) FRA - EDI

$100 - $383

Cheapest option

Fly Frankfurt to Aberdeen  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Aberdeen (ABZ) FRA - ABZ

$88 - $360

7 alternative options

Fly Frankfurt to Glasgow  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Glasgow (GLA) FRA - GLA

$104 - $380

Fly Frankfurt to Inverness  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Inverness (INV) FRA - INV

$124 - $311

Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Edinburgh  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Köln/Bonn Flughafen
  2. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Edinburgh (EDI) CGN - EDI

$100 - $374

Train  •  11 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Bruxelles Midi Ice
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  3. Take the train from London Euston to Glasgow Central

$363 - $669

Bus, train  •  24 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Manchester 1920
  2. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Glasgow Central

$178 - $274

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  13 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Glasgow

$357 - $443

Drive, car ferry  •  14 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Glasgow

$205 - $301

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

Lufthansa, KLM and seven other airlines fly from Frankfurt am Main to Edinburgh hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Glasgow via Bruxelles Midi, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, and London Euston in around 11 h 50 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Edinburgh via London City
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Edinburgh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Frankfurt to Glasgow via London City
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Glasgow via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Frankfurt to Aberdeen via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Aberdeen via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Frankfurt to Inverness via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Edinburgh via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Glasgow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Aberdeen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Inverness via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Frankfurt to Edinburgh via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Frankfurt to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Frankfurt to Glasgow via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Edinburgh via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $190
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Frankfurt to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $8,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Glasgow via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $8,000
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Frankfurt to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Frankfurt to Aberdeen via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Edinburgh via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Aberdeen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Aberdeen via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Köln/Bonn Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$70 - $210
Premier
$160 - $240
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $130
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$177
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Manchester
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Scotland is 1123 km.

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Scotland is to train and fly which costs 80€ - 320€ and takes 5 h 26 min.

The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Scotland is to fly which takes 4 h 34 min and costs 85€ - 330€.

No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Scotland. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Glasgow Central via Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar and London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Scotland, including transfers.