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

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Train  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Krefeld Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf Re7
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice / ...

$66 - $94

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Bus  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station 028 / ...

$13 - $22

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Subway, train  •  3 h 22 min

  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 / ...

$45 - $70

Drive  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Krefeld to Frankfurt am Main 162.1 miles

$30 - $50

Subway to Dusseldorf, fly  •  3 h 28 min

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

$82 - $258

Subway, train, train to Muenster, fly  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the subway from Krefeld Rheinstraße Bstg 2 to Düsseldorf Hbf Bstg 4
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Münster(Westf)Hbf
  3. Take the train from Münster Hauptbahnhof to Greven
  4. Fly from Muenster (FMO) to Frankfurt (FRA) FMO - FRA

$150 - $355

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The cheapest way to get from Krefeld to Frankfurt am Main is to bus which costs 11€ - 19€ and takes 5 h 47 min.

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

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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 Köln Hbf and Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 43 min.

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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 2 h 43 min and costs 55€ - 80€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 43 min 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 2 h 43 min and costs 55€ - 80€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 11€ - 19€ and takes 5 h 47 min.

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

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Krefeld to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf 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: 2 h 43 min

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

You can take a train from Krefeld to Frankfurt am Main via Köln, Dom / Hbf, Köln Hbf, and Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf in around 2 h 43 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Krefeld to Frankfurt am Main hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $22 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Flights from Muenster to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Train operators
National Express Rail
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Krefeld Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Münster to Greven Bf
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
nationalexpress.de
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 Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Münster(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
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
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Rheinbahn AG
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf central station to Münster, Münster
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Münster Hauptbahnhof to Greven
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
eurobahn.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
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 2 h 28 min 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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There are 674+ hotels available in Frankfurt am Main. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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