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

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

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Train via Hannover Hbf  •  3 h 39 min

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

$91 - $137

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Bus  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Gütersloh to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station 110

$16 - $46

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Train  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Herford to Paderborn Hauptbahnhof Rb72
  2. Take the train from Paderborn Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice

$91 - $138

Train, bus  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Herford Bf to Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf Re6
  2. Take the bus from Cologne Bonn Airport to Frankfurt Hbf

$89 - $111

Drive  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Herford to Frankfurt am Main 202.6 miles

$40 - $65

Train to Paderborn, fly  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Herford to Paderborn Hauptbahnhof
  2. Fly from Paderborn (PAD) to Frankfurt (FRA) PAD - FRA

$137 - $264

Train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Herford Bf to Düsseldorf, Flughafen
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Frankfurt (FRA) DUS - FRA

$124 - $318

Train, train to Muenster, fly  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Herford Bf to Hamm
  2. Take the train from Hamm to Greven Bf
  3. Fly from Muenster (FMO) to Frankfurt (FRA) FMO - FRA

$135 - $346

Train, train to Bremen, fly  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Herford to Hannover Hbf
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Bremen Hbf
  3. Fly from Bremen (BRE) to Frankfurt (FRA) BRE - FRA

$157 - $378

Train to Leipzig, fly  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Herford to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen
  2. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Frankfurt (FRA) LEJ - FRA

$147 - $336

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The cheapest way to get from Herford to Frankfurt am Main is to bus which costs 14€ - 40€ and takes 6 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Herford to Frankfurt am Main is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 2 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Herford to Frankfurt am Main. However, there are services departing from Herford and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf via Hannover Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 39 min.

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The distance between Herford and Frankfurt am Main is 222 km. The road distance is 324.1 km.

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The best way to get from Herford to Frankfurt am Main without a car is to train which takes 3 h 39 min and costs 75€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 39 min to get from Herford to Frankfurt am Main, including transfers.

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Herford to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Herford station.

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The best way to get from Herford to Frankfurt am Main is to train which takes 3 h 39 min and costs 75€ - 120€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 14€ - 40€ and takes 6 h 2 min.

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The quickest flight from Paderborn Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Herford to Frankfurt am Main.
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  • Distance: 138.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 39 min

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

You can take a train from Herford to Frankfurt am Main via Hannover Hbf in around 3 h 39 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Herford to Frankfurt am Main twice a week. Tickets cost $14 - $25 and the journey takes 4 h 45 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paderborn to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Flights from Dusseldorf to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Flights from Muenster to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from Bremen to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Leipzig to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
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 Herford to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Paderborn Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Herford to Düsseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Herford to Hamm(Westf)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Herford to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Herford to Paderborn Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Herford to Hamm Westfalen
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
eurobahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Herford Bf to Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Herford Bf to Düsseldorf, Flughafen
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Herford Bf to Hamm
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $29
Schedules at
bahn.de
National Express Rail
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Hamm to Greven Bf
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.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 Gütersloh to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Cologne Bonn Airport to Frankfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
eurolines.de

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Yes, the driving distance between Herford to Frankfurt am Main is 324 km. It takes approximately 2 h 54 min to drive from Herford to Frankfurt am Main.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Paderborn Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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