There are 9 ways to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Frankfurt am Main by train, bus, car, plane or ferry

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  •  6 h 4 min

  1. 5 / ...
  2. Ice

$123 - $208

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 16 min

  1. N953
  2. 322 / ...

$30 - $49

7 alternative options

Train Deutsche Bahn  •  6 h 20 min

  1. 8
  2. Re / ...
  3. Ice / ...

$84 - $157

Train, bus  •  8 h 4 min

  1. 5 / ...
  2. Ouibus

$39 - $65

Drive  •  3 h 55 min

  1. 251 miles

$50 - $80

Train to Zurich, fly  •  4 h 14 min

  1. ZRH - FRA

$119 - $330

Train, train to Basel, fly  •  4 h 29 min

  1. BSL - FRA

$129 - $370

Train, ferry to Friedrichshafen, fly  •  4 h 44 min

  1. FDH - FRA

$111 - $361

Bus to Stuttgart, fly  •  6 h 8 min

  1. STR - FRA

$89 - $265

What companies run services between Canton of St. Gallen, Switzerland and Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

You can take a train from Sankt Gallen to Frankfurt am Main via Zürich HB in around 6 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sankt Gallen to Frankfurt am Main via Freiburg in around 8 h 16 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Basel to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Friedrichshafen to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Stuttgart to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Basel to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from St. Gallen(CH) to Kreuzlingen
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Winterthur
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Rapperswil to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from St. Gallen(CH) to Romanshorn
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Thurbo
Phone
+41 71 554 00 00
Website
thurbo.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Kreuzlingen
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thurbo.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Romanshorn
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
thurbo.ch
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Konstanz to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $28
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $18
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $18
1st Class
$20 - $35
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Winterthur to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Winterthur to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from St. Gallen to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Freiburg to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
BSB Ferries
Phone
+49 (0) 7531 3640-0
Email
info@bsb.de
Website
bsb.de
Ferry from Romanshorn Autoquai to Friedrichshafen Autoquai
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
bsb.de

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Canton of St. Gallen and Frankfurt am Main is 333 km. The road distance is 402 km.

The cheapest way to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Frankfurt am Main is to bus which costs SFr 29 - SFr 50 and takes 8 h 16 min.

The quickest way to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Frankfurt am Main is to drive which takes 3 h 55 min and costs SFr 50 - SFr 80.

No, there is no direct train from Canton of St. Gallen to Frankfurt am Main. However, there are services departing from St. Gallen and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf via Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 4 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Canton of St. Gallen to Frankfurt am Main. However, there are services departing from St. Gallen and arriving at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station via Freiburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 16 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 4 min to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Frankfurt am Main, including transfers.