There are 7 ways to get from Greater Manchester to Frankfurt am Main by plane, train, bus, car, car train or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from Manchester  •  4 h 55 min

  1. MAN - FRA

$88 - $297

Cheapest option

Bus Eurolines CZ  •  20 h

  1. National Express

$61 - $87

5 alternative options

Train to Birmingham, fly  •  6 h 57 min

  1. BHX - FRA

$134 - $349

Train  •  9 h 59 min

  1. Est
  2. Ice

$243 - $483

Bus FlixBus  •  23 h 23 min

  1. 1920

$73 - $123

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  10 h 29 min

$315 - $381

Drive, car ferry  •  11 h 33 min

$165 - $242

What companies run services between Greater Manchester, England and Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

Lufthansa, Ryanair and five other airlines fly from Greater Manchester to Frankfurt am Main hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Greater Manchester to Frankfurt am Main via Manchester City Centre, Fairfield St/Piccadilly Stn (Railway Bridge), Manchester Piccadilly, London Euston, London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, and Bruxelles Midi in around 9 h 59 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Manchester to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Birmingham to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Birmingham to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Frankfurt via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Manchester to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $90
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $180
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$70 - $210
Premier
$160 - $240
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$177
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
elines.cz
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Manchester to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
22 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Greater Manchester and Frankfurt am Main is 836 km.

The cheapest way to get from Greater Manchester to Frankfurt am Main is to bus which costs £45 - £65 and takes 20 h.

The quickest way to get from Greater Manchester to Frankfurt am Main is to fly which takes 4 h 55 min and costs £65 - £220.

No, there is no direct bus from Greater Manchester to Frankfurt am Main. However, there are services departing from Moss Side, Yew Tree Rd/Horton Rd and arriving at Frankfurt via Manchester and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h.

It takes approximately 4 h 55 min to get from Greater Manchester to Frankfurt am Main, including transfers.