There are 11 ways to get from Italy to Frankfurt am Main by plane, bus, train, night bus, night train or car

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 Milan Linate  •  4 h 7 min

  1. LIN - FRA

$88 - $298

Cheapest option

Bus  •  21 h 8 min

  1. N77

$77 - $132

9 alternative options

Fly from Florence  •  4 h 7 min

  1. FLR - FRA

$97 - $358

Fly from Bologna  •  4 h 22 min

  1. BLQ - FRA

$88 - $330

Fly from Milan Malpensa  •  4 h 16 min

  1. MXP - FRA

$99 - $272

Line 11 bus to Turin, fly  •  4 h 45 min

  1. TRN - FRA

$100 - $320

Fly from Genoa  •  4 h 34 min

  1. GOA - FRA

$112 - $439

Train  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Fr
  2. Ec
  3. Ice / ...

$150 - $344

Bus, night bus  •  22 h 16 min

$121 - $186

Night train, train  •  18 h 26 min

  1. En
  2. Ice

$157 - $282

Drive  •  11 h 47 min

  1. 781.2 miles

$180 - $280

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

Lufthansa and Alitalia fly from Milan to Frankfurt am Main every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rome to Frankfurt am Main via Milano Centrale and Basel SBB in around 11 h 30 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Florence to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Florence to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $250
Flights from Bologna to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Bologna to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $260
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Turin to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Turin to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Genoa to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Genoa to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Bologna to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Frankfurt via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,400
Flights from Turin to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Turin to Frankfurt via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$1,700 - $3,400
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Florence to Frankfurt via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Florence to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Train operators
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$30 - $120
First
$80 - $200
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Night train from Roma Termini to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
13 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$130 - $160
Bus operators
5T Torino
Email
info@5t.torino.it
Website
5t.torino.it
Bus from Fermata 245 - GARIBALDI to Fermata 1547 - DORA GTT
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
5t.torino.it
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rome to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Roma to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
16 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Night bus from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Karlsruhe to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Italy and Frankfurt am Main is 886 km. The road distance is 1250 km.

The cheapest way to get from Italy to Frankfurt am Main is to bus which costs 65€ - 120€ and takes 21 h 8 min.

The quickest way to get from Italy to Frankfurt am Main is to fly which takes 4 h 7 min and costs 75€ - 260€.

No, there is no direct train from Italy to Frankfurt am Main. However, there are services departing from Roma Termini and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf via Milano Centrale and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 30 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Italy to Frankfurt am Main. However, there are services departing from Principe Umberto and arriving at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station via Rome. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 8 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to get from Italy to Frankfurt am Main, including transfers.