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There are 9 ways to get from Welling to Frankfurt Airport (FRA) by plane, train, bus, night train, bus and ferry, car, car train or car ferry

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Fly from London City  •  3h 49m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Frankfurt (FRA) LCY - FRA

€63 - €338

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Bus and ferry  •  16h 44m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from London to Frankfurt am Main

€35 - €91

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Train to London Heathrow, fly  •  4h 46m

  1. Take the train from Welling to London Charing Cross
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Frankfurt (FRA) LHR - FRA

€64 - €281

Train, line 149 bus to London Stansted, fly  •  5h 8m

  1. Take the train from Welling to London Bridge
  2. Take the line 149 bus from London Bridge Bus Station to Liverpool Street Station
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Frankfurt (FRA) STN - FRA

€61 - €264

Train to Birmingham, fly  •  5h 46m

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Frankfurt (FRA) BHX - FRA

€89 - €531

Train  •  7h 26m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Eil
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice

€178 - €470

Bus, night train  •  15h 38m

  1. Take the bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Brussels, Gare du Midi RegioJet
  2. Take the night train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Nj

€49 - €81

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  6h 45m

  1. Drive from Welling to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Frankfurt Airport (FRA)

€228 - €262

Drive, car ferry  •  8h 16m

  1. Drive from Welling to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
  3. Drive from Dunkirk to Frankfurt Airport (FRA)

€147 - €257

Welling to Frankfurt Airport (FRA) by train and subway

The journey time between Welling and Frankfurt Airport (FRA) is around 7h 37m and covers a distance of around 779 km. The fastest journey normally takes 6h 7m. Operated by South Eastern Trains Service, London Underground (Tube), Eurostar and others, the Welling to Frankfurt Airport (FRA) service departs from Welling and arrives in Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf. Typically seven services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
7h 37m
Fastest journey time:
6h 7m
Services per week:
7
Cheapest price:
€178
Carbon emissions:
41 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
10:09
Last service departs at:
23:39

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Welling to Frankfurt Airport (FRA) train and subway schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Frankfurt Airport (FRA) is 116 117.

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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Welling to Frankfurt Airport (FRA) is to bus and ferry, which costs £29 - £80 and takes 16h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Welling to Frankfurt Airport (FRA) is to fly which costs £50 - £290 and takes 3h 49m.

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No, there is no direct train from Welling to Frankfurt Airport (FRA). However, there are services departing from Welling and arriving at Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf via London Bridge station, London St Pancras Eurostar and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 26m.

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The distance between Welling and Frankfurt Airport (FRA) is 615 km.

The best way to get from Welling to Frankfurt Airport (FRA) without a car is to train which takes 7h 26m and costs £150 - £410.

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It takes approximately 3h 49m to get from Welling to Frankfurt Airport (FRA), including transfers.

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Welling to Frankfurt Airport (FRA) train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St Pancras Eurostar station.

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The best way to get from Welling to Frankfurt Airport (FRA) is to fly which takes 3h 49m and costs £50 - £290. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £150 - £410 and takes 7h 26m.

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The quickest flight from London City Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) is 1h ahead of Welling. It is currently 3:22 PM in Welling and 4:22 PM in Frankfurt Airport (FRA).

Map of how to get from Welling to Frankfurt Airport (FRA).
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  • Distance: 615.3 km
  • Duration: 3h 49m

What companies run services between Welling, England and Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany?

Lufthansa, British Airways and KLM fly from Welling to Frankfurt Airport (FRA) 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Welling to Frankfurt Airport (FRA) via London Bridge, London Bridge station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, London St Pancras Eurostar, and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi in around 7h 26m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London City to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€55 - €2100
Flights from London Heathrow to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €360
Flights from Birmingham to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €250
Flights from Birmingham to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€100 - €250
Flights from Birmingham to Frankfurt via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €330
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €270
Flights from London Heathrow to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €2400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Frankfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€140 - €420
Flights from London Heathrow to Frankfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €410
Flights from Birmingham to Frankfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €410
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€20 - €170
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Birmingham to Frankfurt via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €330
Train operators
South Eastern Trains Service
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Welling to London Charing Cross
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€6 - €19
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
€6 - €10
1st Class
€13 - €19
Train from Welling to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€5 - €17
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
€5 - €8
1st Class
€12 - €17
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€45 - €55
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
€9 - €13
Anytime Day Single
€45 - €55
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€70 - €100
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
5h 28m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Nightjet
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€153
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from London Bridge Bus Station to Liverpool Street Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
€2
Website
Transport for London
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Brussels, Gare du Midi
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
RegioJet
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from London to Frankfurt am Main
Ave. Duration
13h 39m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€75 - €150
Website
dfds.co.uk
Standard Car - Economy
€75 - €150
Standard Car - Flexi
€130 - €170

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Welling to Frankfurt Airport (FRA) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf station.

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