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There are 10 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Wedel by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train  •  4h 45m

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

88€ - 125€

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Bus  •  7h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB 007 / ...

27€ - 44€

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Train via Hanover  •  5h 14m

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

84€ - 139€

Bus via S Blankenese  •  8h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt Hbf to Hamburg ZOB

50€ - 70€

Drive  •  4h 38m

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Wedel 317.4 miles

55€ - 85€

Fly Frankfurt to Hamburg, subway  •  3h 37m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Hamburg (HAM) FRA - HAM
  2. Take the subway from Ohlsdorf to Wedel

69€ - 240€

Train to Cologne Bonn, fly to Hamburg, subway  •  4h 46m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Siegburg/Bonn
  2. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to Hamburg (HAM) CGN - HAM
  3. Take the subway from Ohlsdorf to Wedel

77€ - 186€

Fly Frankfurt to Bremen, train, subway  •  5h

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Bremen (BRE) FRA - BRE
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  3. Take the subway from Hamburg Hbf to Wedel

115€ - 301€

Train to Mannheim, fly to Hamburg, subway  •  5h 4m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Fly from Mannheim (MHG) to Hamburg (HAM) MHG - HAM
  3. Take the subway from Ohlsdorf to Wedel

174€ - 378€

Fly Frankfurt to Hannover, train  •  5h 21m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Hannover (HAJ) FRA - HAJ
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf

109€ - 343€

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Wedel is to bus which costs 26€ - 45€ and takes 7h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Wedel is to fly and subway which costs 65€ - 240€ and takes 3h 37m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt am Main to Wedel. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt Hbf and arriving at S Wedel via Hauptbahnhof/ZOB and S Blankenese. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 41m.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Wedel is 392 km. The road distance is 507.9 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Wedel without a car is to train which takes 4h 45m and costs 85€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 4h 45m to get from Frankfurt am Main to Wedel, including transfers.

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Frankfurt am Main to Wedel bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, depart from Frankfurt Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Wedel is to train which takes 4h 45m and costs 85€ - 130€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 26€ - 45€ and takes 7h 55m.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Hamburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Frankfurt am Main to Wedel bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, arrive at Hamburg ZOB station.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt am Main to Wedel.
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  • Distance: 244.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 45m

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Wedel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Frankfurt am Main to Wedel hourly. Tickets cost 85€ - 130€ and the journey takes 3h 55m. Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Wedel 4 times a day. Tickets cost 24€ - 45€ and the journey takes 7h 5m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 370€
Flights from Frankfurt to Bremen
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 460€
Flights from Frankfurt to Hannover
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 360€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 250€
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Mannheim to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
150€ - 500€
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 Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
85€ - 130€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
60€ - 85€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Siegburg/Bonn
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
25€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
20€ - 29€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
130€ - 230€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
85€ - 160€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 90€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 65€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
22€ - 35€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Subway from Ohlsdorf to Wedel
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
HVV
Subway from Hamburg Hbf to Wedel
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
HVV
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
18€ - 22€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
18€ - 22€
1st Class
32€ - 34€
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
19€ - 26€
Website
trenitalia.com
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.

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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 Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
24€ - 45€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt Hbf to Hamburg ZOB
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
eurolines.de

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Wedel is 508 km. It takes approximately 4h 38m to drive from Frankfurt am Main to Wedel.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Hamburg Airport.

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There are 762+ hotels available in Wedel. Prices start at 55€ per night.

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

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