Frankfurt am Main to Gelsenkirchen train

Cheap train tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Gelsenkirchen

Showing times and prices for Jan 29

Cheapest

41

Average

72

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Gelsenkirchen is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
06:44AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h41 10:25AMGelsenkirchen Hbf
1 transfer
411One-way
2nd Cheapest
01:26PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h23 05:49PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
2 transfers
431One-way
2nd Cheapest
09:26AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h23 01:49PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
2 transfers
431One-way
11:26AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h23 03:49PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
2 transfers
451One-way
10:21AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h32 02:53PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
2 transfers
461One-way

Train schedule from Frankfurt am Main to Gelsenkirchen

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, January 29
02:47AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h38 07:25AMGelsenkirchen Hbf
2 transfers
02:47AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h38 07:25AMGelsenkirchen Hbf
2 transfers
03:42AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h46 07:28AMGelsenkirchen Hbf
3 transfers
03:42AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h43 07:25AMGelsenkirchen Hbf
3 transfers
03:42AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h16 07:58AMGelsenkirchen Hbf
5 transfers
06:44AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h41 10:25AMGelsenkirchen Hbf
1 transfer
07:42AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h43 11:25AMGelsenkirchen Hbf
1 transfer
08:09AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h16 10:25AMGelsenkirchen Hbf
1 transfer
08:32AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h17 11:49AMGelsenkirchen Hbf
3 transfers
08:38AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h47 12:25PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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09:08AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h50 11:58AMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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09:26AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h23 01:49PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
2 transfers
09:42AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h43 01:25PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
1 transfer
10:09AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h16 12:25PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
1 transfer
10:21AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h32 02:53PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
2 transfers
10:38AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h06 02:44PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
3 transfers
10:38AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h47 02:25PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
3 transfers
11:09AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h16 01:25PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
1 transfer
11:26AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h23 03:49PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
2 transfers
11:26AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h27 03:53PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
1 transfer
11:42AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h43 03:25PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
1 transfer
12:09PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h16 02:25PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
1 transfer
12:21PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h23 04:44PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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12:38PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h06 04:44PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
3 transfers
12:38PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h47 04:25PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
3 transfers
01:09PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h16 03:25PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
1 transfer
01:26PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h23 05:49PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
2 transfers
01:42PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h43 05:25PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
2 transfers
02:09PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h16 04:25PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
1 transfer
02:38PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h32 06:10PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
1 transfer
02:38PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h47 06:25PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
2 transfers
03:09PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h16 05:25PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
1 transfer
03:26PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h27 07:53PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
1 transfer
03:26PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h23 07:49PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
2 transfers
03:45PMFrankfurt (Main) Süd3h40 07:25PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
1 transfer
04:09PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h16 06:25PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
1 transfer
04:38PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h47 08:25PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
2 transfers
05:09PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h16 07:25PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
1 transfer
05:21PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h37 07:58PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
2 transfers
05:32PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h53 08:25PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
2 transfers
05:41PMFrankfurt (Main) Süd2h44 08:25PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
2 transfers
05:42PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h43 09:25PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
1 transfer
06:09PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h19 08:28PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
1 transfer
06:09PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h40 08:49PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
1 transfer
06:20PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h29 10:49PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
3 transfers
06:20PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h33 10:53PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
2 transfers
06:38PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h47 10:25PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
2 transfers
07:09PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h40 09:49PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
1 transfer
07:09PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h19 09:28PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
1 transfer
07:32PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h26 09:58PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
2 transfers
07:41PMFrankfurt (Main) Süd2h17 09:58PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
2 transfers
08:09PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h16 10:25PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
1 transfer
09:09PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h09 11:18PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
1 transfer
09:32PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h56 12:28AMGelsenkirchen Hbf
3 transfers
09:45PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h21 02:06AMGelsenkirchen Hbf
1 transfer
10:09PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h44 12:53AMGelsenkirchen Hbf
1 transfer
11:24PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h42 04:06AMGelsenkirchen Hbf
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Frankfurt am Main to Gelsenkirchen

Showing times and prices for Jan 29

Fastest Journey

2 h 9 m

Average

3 h 24 m

Trains per day

57

Distance

190 km

It's difficult to get from Frankfurt am Main to Gelsenkirchen without transferring at least once.

Fastest
09:09PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h09 11:18PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
1 transfer
741One-way
2nd Fastest
04:09PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h16 06:25PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
1 transfer
911One-way
2nd Fastest
03:09PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h16 05:25PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
1 transfer
911One-way
2nd Fastest
05:09PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h16 07:25PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
1 transfer
911One-way
2nd Fastest
10:09AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h16 12:25PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
1 transfer
731One-way

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Overview: Train from Frankfurt am Main to Gelsenkirchen

distanceDistance117 miles (189 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 36 min
priceAverage train ticket price$36 (€31)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Gelsenkirchen cover the 117 miles (189 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 36 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $36 (€31), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $21 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arrive in Gelsenkirchen Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Frankfurt am Main to Gelsenkirchen trains

Find the best trains between Frankfurt am Main and Gelsenkirchen with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $21 (€18). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Frankfurt am Main to Gelsenkirchen train.

Frankfurt am Main to Gelsenkirchen train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 39 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 3 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Gelsenkirchen

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Gelsenkirchen easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Frankfurt am Main to Gelsenkirchen.
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Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Gelsenkirchen from Frankfurt am Main for the next 7 days starting from $21 (€18)  one way.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $36 (€31)  for a train ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Gelsenkirchen.
The Frankfurt am Main to Gelsenkirchen train distance is approximately 117 miles (189 km).
The Frankfurt am Main to Gelsenkirchen train duration is on average 3 h 36 min, which is to be expected when traveling 117 miles (189 km) between Frankfurt am Main and Gelsenkirchen. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

There are a few train stations in Frankfurt am Main to start your trip from including Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion. In Gelsenkirchen you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Gelsenkirchen Hbf, Gelsenkirchen-Hassel and Gelsenkirchen Zoo.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf   and arrive in Gelsenkirchen Hbf.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, located approximately 9.2 miles (14.8 km) from the city center of Frankfurt am Main. The most popular arrival train station in Gelsenkirchen, called Gelsenkirchen Hbf, is located around 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from its city center.

When taking a train from Frankfurt am Main to Gelsenkirchen, you can count on Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection for the best way to get you to Gelsenkirchen. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Gelsenkirchen from Frankfurt am Main and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
The average number of trains departing Frankfurt am Main for Gelsenkirchen is 3 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the earliest train from Frankfurt am Main to Gelsenkirchen at 5: 39 AM   or take the last train from Frankfurt am Main to Gelsenkirchen leaving at 8: 42 PM. Look for the latest Frankfurt am Main to Gelsenkirchen train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
You can find trains from Frankfurt am Main to Gelsenkirchen to cost on average $36 (€31) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Frankfurt am Main to Gelsenkirchen train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this connection

Frankfurt am Main
Gelsenkirchen
Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf is the most popular Frankfurt am Main railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Frankfurt am Main for your trip to Gelsenkirchen.
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