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There are 3 ways to get from Homburg to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) by train or car

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Train via Mannheim  •  1h 55m

  1. Take the train from Homburg(Saar)Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...

29€ - 113€

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Train  •  2h 6m

  1. Take the train from Homburg(Saar)Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice

35€ - 55€

Drive  •  1h 25m

  1. Drive from Homburg to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) 156.2 km

16€ - 25€

Homburg to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) by train

The train journey time between Homburg and Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is around 2h 29m and covers a distance of around 176 km. The fastest train normally takes 1h 52m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Deutsche Bahn Eurocity and others, the Homburg to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) train service departs from Homburg(Saar)Hbf and arrives in Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. Typically 203 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Homburg to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) train schedules

Homburg → Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level)
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The cost-effective way to get from Homburg to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is to drive, which costs 16€ - 25€ and takes 1h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Homburg to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is to drive which costs 16€ - 25€ and takes 1h 25m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Homburg(Saar)Hbf and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 6m.

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The distance between Homburg and Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is 129 km. The road distance is 156.2 km.

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The best way to get from Homburg to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) without a car is to train via Mannheim which takes 1h 55m and costs 28€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 1h 55m to get from Homburg to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level), including transfers.

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Homburg to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Homburg(Saar)Hbf station.

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Homburg to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Homburg to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is 156 km. It takes approximately 1h 25m to drive from Homburg to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level).

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  • Distance: 128.8 km
  • Duration: 1h 55m

What companies run services between Homburg, Saarland, Germany and Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level), Germany?

You can take a train from Homburg to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) via Mannheim Hbf in around 1h 55m.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Homburg(Saar)Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Homburg(Saar)Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
22€ - 30€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Homburg(Saar)Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Homburg(Saar)Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Homburg(Saar)Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
29€ - 34€
1st Class
23€ - 27€
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 Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
27€ - 50€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
15€ - 23€
Website
Railjet
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
13€ - 18€
Website
Austrian Railways
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