There are 6 ways to get from Trier to Frankfurt am Main by train, bus, rideshare, car, plane or shuttle

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Trier, Hauptbahnhof to Koblenz Hbf Re
  2. Take the train from Koblenz Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ic / ...

$33 - $48

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Shuttle  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Trier Hauptbahnhof to Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof

$5 - $35

4 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Trier, Trier train station to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station 026 / ...

$13 - $22

Rideshare  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Trier to Frankfurt 120.5 miles

$8 - $16

Drive  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Trier to Frankfurt am Main 119.7 miles

$25 - $40

Fly  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Frankfurt (FRA) LUX - FRA

$73 - $289

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The cheapest way to get from Trier to Frankfurt am Main is to rideshare which costs 7€ - 14€ and takes 2 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Trier to Frankfurt am Main is to drive which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 2 h 4 min.

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The distance between Trier and Frankfurt am Main is 151 km. The road distance is 191.6 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 42 min to get from Trier to Frankfurt am Main, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Trier, Trier train station station and arriving at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Trier to Frankfurt am Main. However, there are services departing from Trier, Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf via Koblenz Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 42 min.

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The best way to get from Trier to Frankfurt am Main is to train which takes 3 h 42 min and costs 29€ - 45€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 11€ - 20€ and takes 3 h 45 min, You could also fly, which costs 60€ - 260€ and takes 2 h 52 min..

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Trier to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by Luxembourg Railways (CFL), arrive at Koblenz Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Trier to Frankfurt am Main.
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  • Distance: 94.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 42 min

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

You can take a train from Trier to Frankfurt am Main via Koblenz Hbf in around 3 h 42 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Trier to Frankfurt am Main twice daily. Tickets cost $13 - $22 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Train operators
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 Koblenz Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Trier, Trier train station to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Flibco
Phone
+352 26 58 57 1
Website
flibco.com
Shuttle from Trier Hauptbahnhof to Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $35
Schedules at
flibco.com
Standard Ticket
$8 - $35
Low
$6
High
$34
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Trier to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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