There are 6 ways to get from Venlo to Frankfurt am Main by train, bus, 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 16 min

  1. Eurobahn / ...
  2. Ice

$50 - $77

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Eurobahn / ...

$15 - $29

4 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 50 min

  1. 268

$16 - $28

Drive  •  2 h 40 min

  1. 179 miles

$40 - $65

Train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  3 h 51 min

  1. DUS - FRA

$85 - $261

Train, train to Paderborn, fly  •  5 h 48 min

  1. PAD - FRA

$134 - $263

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

You can take a train from Venlo to Frankfurt am Main via Düsseldorf Hbf in around 3 h 16 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Venlo to Frankfurt am Main 5 times a week. Tickets cost $16 - $28 and the journey takes 4 h 50 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Flights from Paderborn to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Train operators
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Neuss Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Hamm(Westf)
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Hamm(Westf) to Salzkotten
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
eurobahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Venlo, Venlo Station to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Düsseldorf to Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Schedules at
deinbus.de

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Venlo and Frankfurt am Main is 225 km. The road distance is 286 km.

The cheapest way to get from Venlo to Frankfurt am Main is to train and bus which costs 12€ - 25€ and takes 5 h 33 min.

The quickest way to get from Venlo to Frankfurt am Main is to drive which takes 2 h 40 min and costs 35€ - 55€.

No, there is no direct train from Venlo to Frankfurt am Main. However, there are services departing from Venlo and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf via Düsseldorf Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 16 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Venlo, Venlo Station and arriving at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to get from Venlo to Frankfurt am Main, including transfers.