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There are 6 ways to get from Gare d'Austerlitz to Frankfurt am Main by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 1m

  1. Take the train from Paris l'Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...

92€ - 142€

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Bus  •  8h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Frankfurt central train station N1305 / ...

18€ - 40€

4 alternative options

Rideshare  •  7h 17m

  1. Take the rideshare from Paris to Frankfurt 579.6 km

37€

Drive  •  5h 10m

  1. Drive from Gare d'Austerlitz to Frankfurt am Main 571.8 km

60€ - 95€

Fly from Paris CDG  •  4h 26m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Frankfurt (FRA) CDG - FRA

56€ - 186€

Fly from Paris Orly  •  6h 27m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Frankfurt (FRA) ORY - FRA

78€ - 202€

Gare d'Austerlitz to Frankfurt am Main by subway and train

The journey time between Gare d'Austerlitz and Frankfurt am Main is around 4h 6m and covers a distance of around 590 km. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 57m. Operated by Paris Metro, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express and TGV inOui, the Gare d'Austerlitz to Frankfurt am Main service departs from Gare d'Austerlitz and arrives in Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. Typically 29 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
4h 6m
Fastest journey time:
3h 57m
Services per week:
29
Cheapest price:
92€
Carbon emissions:
31 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:46
Last service departs at:
18:49

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Gare d'Austerlitz to Frankfurt am Main subway and train schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Frankfurt am Main is 116 117.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gare d'Austerlitz to Frankfurt am Main is to bus which costs 18€ - 40€ and takes 8h 6m.

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The fastest way to get from Gare d'Austerlitz to Frankfurt am Main is to fly. Taking this option will cost 55€ - 190€ and takes 4h 26m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris and arriving at Frankfurt central train station station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from Gare d'Austerlitz to Frankfurt am Main. However, there are services departing from Gare d'Austerlitz and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf via Paris l'Est. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 1m.

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The distance between Gare d'Austerlitz and Frankfurt am Main is 478 km. The road distance is 571.8 km.

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The best way to get from Gare d'Austerlitz to Frankfurt am Main without a car is to train which takes 5h 1m and costs 90€ - 150€.

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It takes approximately 5h 1m to get from Gare d'Austerlitz to Frankfurt am Main, including transfers.

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Gare d'Austerlitz to Frankfurt am Main bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris station.

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Gare d'Austerlitz to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Paris l'Est station.

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The best way to get from Gare d'Austerlitz to Frankfurt am Main is to train which takes 5h 1m and costs 90€ - 150€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 18€ - 40€ and takes 8h 6m, you could also fly, which costs 55€ - 190€ and takes 4h 26m.

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Map of how to get from Gare d'Austerlitz to Frankfurt am Main.
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  • Distance: 477.8 km
  • Duration: 5h 1m

What companies run services between Gare d'Austerlitz, Île-de-France, France and Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Paris l'Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf 4 times a day. Tickets cost 100€ - 140€ and the journey takes 3h 49m. TGV inOui also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Paris to Frankfurt central train station twice daily. Tickets cost 29€ - 40€ and the journey takes 7h 45m. Blablabus also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 290€
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
70€ - 290€
Flights from Paris Orly to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 380€
Flights from Paris Orly to Frankfurt via Marseille
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 410€
Flights from Paris Orly to Frankfurt via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 180€
Flights from Paris Orly to Frankfurt via Nice
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 410€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 290€
Flights from Paris Orly to Frankfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
25€ - 240€
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Frankfurt via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 600€
Flights from Paris Orly to Frankfurt via Porto
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 500€
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 240€
Flights from Paris Orly to Frankfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
25€ - 240€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 230€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Frankfurt via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
85€ - 340€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Frankfurt via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
50€ - 200€
Air Algérie
Website
airalgerie.dz
Flights from Paris Orly to Frankfurt via Algiers
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
200€ - 320€
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Frankfurt via Djerba
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
230€ - 650€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Frankfurt via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 180€
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 Paris l'Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
100€ - 140€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris l'Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
90€ - 120€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
90€ - 110€
1st Class
100€ - 120€
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 Paris to Frankfurt central train station
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Frankfurt - Main station
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
18€ - 23€
Website
Blablabus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Paris to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 51m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
37€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Gare d'Austerlitz to Frankfurt am Main bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Frankfurt central train station.

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Gare d'Austerlitz to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gare d'Austerlitz to Frankfurt am Main is 572 km. It takes approximately 5h 10m to drive from Gare d'Austerlitz to Frankfurt am Main.

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Gulf Air Bahrain, Air France, KLM and Lufthansa offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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There are 422+ hotels available in Frankfurt am Main. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Gare d'Austerlitz and Frankfurt am Main. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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