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

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Fly Frankfurt to Stockholm  •  4h 44m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Stockholm (ARN) FRA - ARN

959 kr - 2521 kr

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Train, night train  •  24h 26m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt to Berlin central station Flx10
  2. Take the night train from Berlin Hbf to Stockholm Central 300

788 kr - 988 kr

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Fly Frankfurt to Stockholm Bromma  •  6h 50m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Stockholm Bromma (BMA) FRA - BMA

1195 kr - 4807 kr

Train to Cologne Bonn, fly to Stockholm  •  5h 50m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Siegburg/Bonn
  2. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to Stockholm (ARN) CGN - ARN

2156 kr - 3024 kr

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Stockholm  •  6h 18m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Stockholm (ARN) DUS - ARN

1076 kr - 3097 kr

Train via Malmö  •  16h 3m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Goettingen Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Goettingen to Hamburg-Altona Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Hamburg-Altona to Koebenhavn H Ic
  4. Take the train from København H to Malmö Centralstation 029
  5. Take the train from Malmö Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation

1705 kr - 3180 kr

Train  •  20h 25m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Stockholm Centralstation Snälltåget

1362 kr - 1867 kr

Bus  •  28h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt - Main station to Berlin - Central Bus Station Frankfurt - Main station > Leipzig > Berlin - Central Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Berlin Central Bus Station to Stockholm Central Bus Station Bucuresti - Stockholm

1129 kr - 1418 kr

Drive  •  15h 9m

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Stockholm 1603.4 km

1800 kr - 2800 kr

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Stockholm is 11313.

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Stockholm is to train and night train which costs 75€ - 100€ and takes 24h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Stockholm is to fly which costs 95€ - 250€ and takes 4h 44m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt am Main station to Stockholm station. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt - Main station and arriving at Stockholm Central Bus Station via Berlin Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28h 6m.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Stockholm station. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Stockholm Centralstation via Goettingen, Hamburg-Altona, København H and Malmö Centralstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 3m.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Stockholm is 1186 km. The road distance is 1603.4 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Stockholm without a car is to train via Malmö which takes 16h 3m and costs 160€ - 320€.

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It takes approximately 4h 44m to get from Frankfurt am Main to Stockholm, including transfers.

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Frankfurt am Main to Stockholm bus services, operated by Blablabus, depart from Frankfurt - Main station.

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Frankfurt am Main to Stockholm train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Stockholm is to fly which takes 4h 44m and costs 95€ - 250€. Alternatively, you can train via Malmö, which costs 160€ - 320€ and takes 16h 3m, you could also bus, which costs 110€ - 150€ and takes 28h 6m.

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  • Distance: 1186.1 km
  • Duration: 4h 44m

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

Scandinavian Airlines, Lufthansa and three other airlines fly from Frankfurt am Main to Stockholm hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Stockholm via Goettingen, Hamburg-Altona, Koebenhavn H, København H, and Malmö Centralstation in around 16h 3m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
850 kr - 6000 kr
Flights from Frankfurt to Stockholm via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
800 kr - 6000 kr
Flights from Frankfurt to Stockholm via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
750 kr - 6000 kr
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
500 kr - 2900 kr
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stockholm via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
500 kr - 2900 kr
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stockholm via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
500 kr - 2900 kr
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
850 kr - 6000 kr
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Stockholm via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
800 kr - 3800 kr
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stockholm via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1500 kr - 3500 kr
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stockholm via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1500 kr - 3500 kr
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
600 kr - 2300 kr
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Stockholm via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
600 kr - 2300 kr
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
380 kr - 2500 kr
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stockholm via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
380 kr - 2500 kr
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Stockholm via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
950 kr - 3200 kr
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stockholm via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
800 kr - 2800 kr
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Stockholm Bromma via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1100 kr - 4200 kr
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Stockholm via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
1300 kr - 5500 kr
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 Siegburg/Bonn
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
340 kr - 470 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
440 kr - 600 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Goettingen
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
470 kr - 650 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Goettingen to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
500 kr - 750 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
900 kr - 1300 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
550 kr - 800 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Goettingen
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
550 kr - 850 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Goettingen to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
600 kr - 900 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg-Altona to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
900 kr - 1300 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
900 kr - 1300 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
380 kr - 550 kr
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Goettingen to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
470 kr - 650 kr
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Goettingen to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
420 kr - 600 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
bahntouristikexpress.de
Train from Goettingen to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Hamburg-Altona to København H
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
430 kr - 600 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Train from København H to Malmö C
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
85 kr - 120 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Öresundståg
Phone
0771-77 77 11
Email
bokningssupporten@oresundstag.se
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
90 kr - 130 kr
Website
Öresundståg
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Malmö Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
500 kr - 750 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
500 kr - 700 kr
2nd Class Ticket
600 kr - 750 kr
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Malmö Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
300 kr - 360 kr
Website
Snälltåget
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
14h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
460 kr - 600 kr
Website
Snälltåget
Night train from Berlin Hbf to Stockholm Central
Ave. Duration
19h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
550 kr - 700 kr
Website
Snälltåget
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Frankfurt to Berlin central station
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
230 kr - 290 kr
Website
Flixtrain
Bus operators
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Frankfurt - Main station to Berlin - Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
8h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
170 kr - 220 kr
Website
Blablabus
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Berlin Central Bus Station to Stockholm Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
950 kr - 1200 kr
Website
Comati PSG

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Stockholm Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h.

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Frankfurt am Main to Stockholm bus services, operated by Comati PSG, arrive at Stockholm Central Bus Station.

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Frankfurt am Main to Stockholm train services, operated by Snälltåget, arrive at Stockholm Centralstation.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Stockholm is 1603 km. It takes approximately 15h 9m to drive from Frankfurt am Main to Stockholm.

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Finnair, Lufthansa, KLM and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Stockholm Airport.

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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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