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There are 6 ways to get from Krefeld to Frankfurt am Main by train, subway, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 55m

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice / ...

$130 - $174

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Bus  •  6h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station 268 / ...

$25 - $35

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Subway, train  •  3h 13m

  1. Take the subway from Krefeld Rheinstraße Bstg 2 to Düsseldorf Hbf Bstg 4 U76 / ...
  2. Take the train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt ICE International / ...

$52 - $78

Train via Solingen Hbf  •  4h 51m

  1. Take the train from Krefeld Hbf to Solingen, Ohligs Solingen Hbf Re7
  2. Take the train from Solingen Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...

$71 - $101

Drive  •  2h 28m

  1. Drive from Krefeld to Frankfurt am Main 162.1 miles

$30 - $50

Subway, fly  •  3h 27m

  1. Take the subway from Krefeld Rheinstraße Bstg 2 to Düsseldorf Hbf Bstg 4
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Frankfurt (FRA) DUS - FRA

$89 - $272

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The cheapest way to get from Krefeld to Frankfurt am Main is to bus which costs 21€ - 30€ and takes 6h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Krefeld to Frankfurt am Main is to drive which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 2h 28m.

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No, there is no direct train from Krefeld to Frankfurt am Main. However, there are services departing from Krefeld Hbf and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf via Solingen Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 51m.

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The distance between Krefeld and Frankfurt am Main is 202 km. The road distance is 259.4 km.

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The best way to get from Krefeld to Frankfurt am Main without a car is to train which takes 2h 55m and costs 110€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 2h 55m to get from Krefeld to Frankfurt am Main, including transfers.

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Krefeld to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by National Express Rail, depart from Krefeld Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Krefeld to Frankfurt am Main is to train which takes 2h 55m and costs 110€ - 160€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 21€ - 30€ and takes 6h 15m.

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The quickest flight from Dusseldorf Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 50m.

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Krefeld 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 Krefeld to Frankfurt am Main.
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  • Distance: 126.4 miles
  • Duration: 2h 55m

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Krefeld to Frankfurt am Main hourly. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 1h 22m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Krefeld to Frankfurt am Main every 2 hours. Tickets cost $13 - $22 and the journey takes 3h 45m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $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 Düsseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Solingen Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Rheinbahn AG
Phone
01806. 50 40 30
Website
rheinbahn.com
Subway from Krefeld Rheinstraße Bstg 2 to Düsseldorf Hbf Bstg 4
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Rheinbahn AG
National Express Rail
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Krefeld Hbf to Solingen, Ohligs Solingen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $27
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 Düsseldorf to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Krefeld to Frankfurt am Main is 259 km. It takes approximately 2h 28m to drive from Krefeld to Frankfurt am Main.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Dusseldorf Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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