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

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Train  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Plzen hl.n. to Schwandorf Ex
  2. Take the train from Schwandorf to Nürnberg Hbf Re
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...

$92 - $140

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Bus Eurolines CZ  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Plzeň to Frankfurt RegioJet

$25 - $35

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Bus Eurolines DE  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Plzen to Nuremberg ZOB
  2. Take the bus from Nuremberg to Frankfurt am Main

$71 - $116

Drive  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Pilsen to Frankfurt am Main 260.3 miles

$50 - $80

Bus to Prague, fly  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Plzeň, Pilsen to Prague, Prague Zličín
  2. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Frankfurt (FRA) PRG - FRA

$71 - $245

Train, train to Nuremberg, fly  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from Plzen hl.n. to Schwandorf
  2. Take the train from Schwandorf to Nürnberg Hbf
  3. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Frankfurt (FRA) NUE - FRA

$135 - $269

Train to Munich, fly  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Plzen hl.n. to Freising
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Frankfurt (FRA) MUC - FRA

$127 - $291

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Plzeň and arriving at Frankfurt. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Pilsen to Frankfurt am Main. However, there are services departing from Plzen hl.n. and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf via Schwandorf and Nürnberg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 53 min.

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The distance between Pilsen and Frankfurt am Main is 338 km. The road distance is 416.5 km.

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The best way to get from Pilsen to Frankfurt am Main without a car is to train which takes 5 h 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 53 min to get from Pilsen to Frankfurt am Main, including transfers.

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Pilsen to Frankfurt am Main bus services, operated by Eurolines CZ, depart from Plzeň station.

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Pilsen to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Plzen hl.n. station.

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The best way to get from Pilsen to Frankfurt am Main is to train which takes 5 h 53 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h.

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The quickest flight from Prague Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Pilsen to Frankfurt am Main bus services, operated by Eurolines CZ, arrive at Frankfurt station.

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Map of how to get from Pilsen to Frankfurt am Main.
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  • Distance: 211.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 53 min

What companies run services between Pilsen, Czech Republic and Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

You can take a train from Pilsen to Frankfurt am Main via Schwandorf and Nürnberg Hbf in around 5 h 53 min. Alternatively, Eurolines CZ operates a bus from Pilsen to Frankfurt am Main twice daily. Tickets cost $25 - $35 and the journey takes 6 h. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Prague to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Nuremberg to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Dresden
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $2,700
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Prague to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,500
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Prague to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $360
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $2,700
Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Plzen hl.n. to Schwandorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
cd.cz
Train from Plzen hl.n. to Freising
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
cd.cz
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 Schwandorf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Plzeň to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
elines.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Pilsen, CAN to Frankfurt am Main, Hbf. Südseite, Pforzheimer Straße
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Plzen to Frankfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Plzen to Nuremberg ZOB
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Nuremberg to Frankfurt am Main
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
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 Plzeň, Pilsen to Prague, Prague Zličín
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Pilsen to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pilsen to Frankfurt am Main is 416 km. It takes approximately 3 h 53 min to drive from Pilsen to Frankfurt am Main.

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CSA and Lufthansa offer flights from Prague Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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