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 43m

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

878 kr - 3226 kr

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Bus  •  26h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Copenhagen N110 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen N32 / ...

790 kr - 959 kr

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Fly Frankfurt to Stockholm Bromma  •  6h 36m

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

1067 kr - 4980 kr

Train to Cologne Bonn, fly to Stockholm  •  6h 3m

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

1189 kr - 5248 kr

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Stockholm  •  6h 43m

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

1033 kr - 4876 kr

Train via Copenhagen  •  15h 54m

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

2412 kr - 3927 kr

Train  •  24h 10m

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

Train, night train  •  23h 15m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Süd station to Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz Flx10
  2. Take the night train from Berlin Hbf to Stockholm Central 306

806 kr - 1448 kr

Drive  •  15h 20m

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Stockholm 1605.2 km

2100 kr - 3200 kr

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Stockholm is to bus which costs 75€ - 95€ and takes 26h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Stockholm is to fly which costs 80€ - 310€ and takes 4h 43m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt am Main station to Stockholm. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station and arriving at Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen via Copenhagen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26h 25m.

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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 Södra station via Goettingen, Hamburg Hbf, København H and Malmö Centralstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 54m.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Stockholm is 1186 km. The road distance is 1605.2 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Stockholm without a car is to train via Copenhagen which takes 15h 54m and costs 220€ - 380€.

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It takes approximately 4h 43m to get from Frankfurt am Main to Stockholm, including transfers.

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Frankfurt am Main to Stockholm bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central 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 43m and costs 80€ - 310€. Alternatively, you can train via Copenhagen, which costs 220€ - 380€ and takes 15h 54m, you could also bus, which costs 75€ - 95€ and takes 26h 25m.

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  • Distance: 1186.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 43m

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

Scandinavian Airlines, Lufthansa and six 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 Hbf, Koebenhavn H, København H, and Malmö Centralstation in around 15h 54m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1400 kr - 8000 kr
Flights from Frankfurt to Stockholm via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1200 kr - 12000 kr
Flights from Frankfurt to Stockholm via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
1200 kr - 12000 kr
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
500 kr - 7500 kr
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stockholm via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
500 kr - 7500 kr
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stockholm via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
500 kr - 7500 kr
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1400 kr - 8000 kr
Flights from Frankfurt to Stockholm via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1500 kr - 5500 kr
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Stockholm via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1700 kr - 6000 kr
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
650 kr - 4200 kr
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stockholm via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
1500 kr - 5500 kr
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stockholm via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1500 kr - 5500 kr
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Stockholm Bromma via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1000 kr - 3400 kr
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Stockholm Bromma via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
2400 kr - 9000 kr
Flights from Frankfurt to Stockholm Bromma via Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
1600 kr - 8000 kr
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stockholm via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1700 kr - 8000 kr
Malmö Aviation
Website
flygbra.se
Flights from Frankfurt to Stockholm Bromma via Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
1600 kr - 8000 kr
Flights from Frankfurt to Stockholm Bromma via Riga
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
1800 kr - 8500 kr
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1400 kr - 3100 kr
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
650 kr - 4200 kr
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Frankfurt to Stockholm via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
1200 kr - 5500 kr
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stockholm via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
1200 kr - 3700 kr
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Stockholm via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
1700 kr - 6500 kr
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Stockholm via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
650 kr - 2700 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
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
350 kr - 490 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
440 kr - 650 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Goettingen
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
490 kr - 700 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Goettingen to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
500 kr - 750 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1000 kr - 1500 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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
550 kr - 800 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Goettingen
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
600 kr - 850 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Goettingen to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
650 kr - 900 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
900 kr - 1300 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
1000 kr - 1500 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(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
380 kr - 550 kr
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Goettingen to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
480 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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Goettingen to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
430 kr - 650 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Hamburg Hbf to København H
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
460 kr - 650 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Train from København H to Malmö C
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
90 kr - 130 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Kiruna Stadstrafik
Website
buss.kiruna.se
Train from København H to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
Kiruna Stadstrafik
Train from Berlin Hbf to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
18h 59m
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Kiruna Stadstrafik
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from København H to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
50 kr - 190 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
140 kr - 190 kr
2nd Class Ticket
50 kr - 65 kr
Train from Malmö Centralstation to Stockholm Södra station
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
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
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Süd station to Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
240 kr - 300 kr
Website
Flixtrain
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Night train from Berlin Hbf to Stockholm Central
Ave. Duration
17h 57m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
550 kr - 700 kr
Schedules at
Snälltåget
Bus operators
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 Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
460 kr - 550 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Copenhagen to Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
330 kr - 410 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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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 FlixBus, arrive at Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Stockholm is 1605 km. It takes approximately 15h 20m to drive from Frankfurt am Main to Stockholm.

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

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Book your Frankfurt am Main to Stockholm train tickets online with Omio and Omio.

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

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There are 534+ hotels available in Stockholm. Prices start at 1000 kr SEK per night.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Frankfurt Airport is to line 35802 train which takes 16 min and costs 3€ - 5€.

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