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There are 7 ways to get from Leverkusen to Frankfurt am Main by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Leverkusen, Wiesdorf Leverkusen Mitte Bf to Köln, Dom / Hbf Re1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Koln Hbf to Frankfurt ICE International / ...

$47 - $76

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Bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from Cologne, Cologne North, Leverkusen to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station 268 / ...

$11 - $19

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Train via Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf  •  2 h 18 min

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

$79 - $116

Train via Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Koln Messe/Deutz to Frankfurt ICE International / ...

$47 - $68

Train via Bonn Hbf  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Leverkusen, Wiesdorf Leverkusen Mitte Bf to Bonn Hbf Re5
  2. Take the train from Bonn Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ic / ...

$60 - $83

Drive  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Leverkusen to Frankfurt am Main 122.6 miles

$25 - $40

Train, fly  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Leverkusen, Wiesdorf Leverkusen Mitte Bf to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Frankfurt (FRA) DUS - FRA

$85 - $274

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The cheapest way to get from Leverkusen to Frankfurt am Main is to bus which costs 9€ - 17€ and takes 3 h.

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The quickest way to get from Leverkusen to Frankfurt am Main is to drive which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 1 h 51 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cologne, Cologne North, Leverkusen and arriving at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station station. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Leverkusen to Frankfurt am Main. However, there are services departing from Leverkusen, Wiesdorf Leverkusen Mitte Bf and arriving at Frankfurt via Koln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 54 min.

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The distance between Leverkusen and Frankfurt am Main is 157 km. The road distance is 196.2 km.

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The best way to get from Leverkusen to Frankfurt am Main without a car is to train which takes 1 h 54 min and costs 40€ - 70€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to get from Leverkusen to Frankfurt am Main, including transfers.

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Leverkusen to Frankfurt am Main bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Cologne, Cologne North, Leverkusen station.

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Leverkusen to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by S-Bahn Köln, depart from Leverkusen, Wiesdorf Leverkusen Mitte Bf station.

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The best way to get from Leverkusen to Frankfurt am Main is to train which takes 1 h 54 min and costs 40€ - 70€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 9€ - 17€ and takes 3 h.

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Map of how to get from Leverkusen to Frankfurt am Main.
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  • Distance: 98.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 54 min

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

You can take a train from Leverkusen to Frankfurt am Main via Köln, Dom / Hbf and Koln Hbf in around 1 h 54 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Leverkusen to Frankfurt am Main 3 times a day. Tickets cost $11 - $19 and the journey takes 3 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Train operators
S-Bahn Köln
Website
avv.de
Train from Leverkusen, Wiesdorf Leverkusen Mitte Bf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
avv.de
Train from Leverkusen, Wiesdorf Leverkusen Mitte Bf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
avv.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 Leverkusen Mitte to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
bahn.de
Train from Koln Hbf to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Koln Messe/Deutz to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bonn Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leverkusen, Wiesdorf Leverkusen Mitte Bf to Bonn Hbf
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $23
Schedules at
bahn.de
S-Bahn
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Cologne, Cologne North, Leverkusen to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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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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Leverkusen to Frankfurt am Main bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station.

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Leverkusen to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Frankfurt station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Leverkusen to Frankfurt am Main is 196 km. It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to drive from Leverkusen to Frankfurt am Main.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Dusseldorf Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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Book your Leverkusen to Frankfurt am Main bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 681+ hotels available in Frankfurt am Main. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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