There are 8 ways to get from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main by train, car, bus or plane

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Train  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice

$95 - $140

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Bus  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Munich, Munich central bus station 040
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station N952 / ...

$29 - $49

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Train via München Hbf Gl.27-36  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to München Hbf Gl.27-36 Rb / ...
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice

$107 - $158

Drive, train  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Augsburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Augsburg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...

$89 - $137

Drive  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main 298.7 miles

$60 - $95

Train to Munich, fly  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to München Hbf Gl.27-36
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Frankfurt (FRA) MUC - FRA

$121 - $277

Train, train to Nuremberg, fly  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to München Hbf Gl.27-36
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
  3. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Frankfurt (FRA) NUE - FRA

$160 - $302

Train to Innsbruck, fly  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Mittenwald
  2. Fly from Innsbruck (INN) to Frankfurt (FRA) INN - FRA

$152 - $348

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main station. However, there are services departing from Garmisch-Partenkirchen and arriving at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station via Munich, Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Garmisch-Partenkirchen and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. Services depart twice a week, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 52 min.

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The distance between Garmisch-Partenkirchen and Frankfurt am Main is 341 km. The road distance is 477.9 km.

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The best way to get from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main without a car is to train which takes 4 h 52 min and costs .

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The train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf takes 4 h 52 min including transfers and departs twice a week.

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Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Garmisch-Partenkirchen station.

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Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Garmisch-Partenkirchen station.

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The best way to get from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main is to train which takes 4 h 52 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 12 min.

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The quickest flight from Munich Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station.

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Map of how to get from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main.
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  • Distance: 213.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 52 min

What companies run services between Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany and Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main twice a week. Tickets cost $95 - $140 and the journey takes 4 h 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main via Munich, Munich central bus station in around 8 h 12 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Dresden
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $5,500
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Nuremberg to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
Flights from Innsbruck to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Innsbruck to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $5,500
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,500
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 Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to München Hbf Gl.27-36
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Augsburg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Mittenwald
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
bahn.de
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 Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main is 478 km. It takes approximately 4 h 32 min to drive from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main.

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Luxair, Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Munich Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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