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

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

Train  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...

$120 - $190

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Frankfurt Ouibus / ...

$22 - $120

5 alternative options

Bus Eurolines DE  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Darmstadt Hbf

$42 - $95

Rideshare  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Paris to Frankfurt 362.8 miles

$42

Drive  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Frankfurt am Main 358.6 miles

$75 - $120

Fly to Frankfurt  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Frankfurt (FRA) CDG - FRA

$73 - $308

Fly to Luxembourg, bus  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Luxembourg (LUX) CDG - LUX
  2. Take the bus from Luxembourg to Mainz

$101 - $319

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Frankfurt am Main is to rideshare which costs 37€ and takes 6 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Frankfurt am Main is to train which costs 110€ - 160€ and takes 3 h 38 min.

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The distance between Paris and Frankfurt am Main is 478 km. The road distance is 573.7 km.

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The train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf takes 3 h 38 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris City Center - Bercy and arriving at Frankfurt. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paris Est and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 38 min.

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Paris to Frankfurt am Main 4 times a day. Tickets cost $120 - $190 and the journey takes 3 h 38 min. TGV also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Paris to Frankfurt am Main hourly. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 8 h 45 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Flights from Paris CDG to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Paris CDG to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $440
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$170 - $250
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Luxembourg to Mainz
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Frankfurt am Main
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Paris to Darmstadt Hbf
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $75
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$28
High
$35
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Paris to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$42
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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