There are 5 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Tübingen by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Tübingen Hbf Ire / ...

$54 - $79

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Bus  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Tübingen 017 / ...

$14 - $26

3 alternative options

Bus, line 828 bus  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Stuttgart Ouibus
  2. Take the line 828 bus from Flughafen/Messe to Tübingen Stadtgraben 828

Drive  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Tübingen 142 miles

$29 - $45

Fly  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Stuttgart (STR) FRA - STR

$76 - $226

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Tübingen is to bus which costs 12€ - 22€ and takes 5 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Tübingen is to drive which takes 2 h 13 min and costs 25€ - 40€.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Tübingen is 179 km. The road distance is 227 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Tübingen, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station and arriving at Tübingen. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Tübingen. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Tübingen Hbf via Stuttgart Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

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

You can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Tübingen via Stuttgart Hbf in around 2 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Tübingen via Stuttgart and Flughafen/Messe in around 5 h 1 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Tübingen Hbf
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
bahn.de
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Hauptbahnhof to Tübingen Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
vvs.de
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Frankfurt to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt am Main to Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Bus from Flughafen/Messe to Tübingen Stadtgraben
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
vvs.de
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Tübingen
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main to Tübingen
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Schedules at
deinbus.de

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