Frankfurt am Main to Gießen train

Cheap train tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Gießen

Showing times and prices for Oct 04

Cheapest

16

Average

18

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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12:51PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf0h42 01:33PMGiessen
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161One-way
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08:51PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf0h42 09:33PMGiessen
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161One-way
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06:49AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf0h44 07:33AMGiessen
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161One-way
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06:48PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf0h45 07:33PMGiessen
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161One-way
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03:44AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf0h58 04:42AMGiessen
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161One-way

Train schedule from Frankfurt am Main to Gießen

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, October 4
03:44AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf0h58 04:42AMGiessen
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06:49AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf0h44 07:33AMGiessen
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08:51AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf0h42 09:33AMGiessen
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09:26AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf0h57 10:23AMGiessen
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10:51AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf0h42 11:33AMGiessen
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11:26AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf0h57 12:23PMGiessen
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12:51PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf0h42 01:33PMGiessen
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01:26PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf0h57 02:23PMGiessen
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02:48PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf0h45 03:33PMGiessen
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04:48PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf0h45 05:33PMGiessen
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05:26PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf1h00 06:26PMGiessen
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06:48PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf0h45 07:33PMGiessen
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07:26PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf0h57 08:23PMGiessen
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08:51PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf0h42 09:33PMGiessen
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Fastest train times from Frankfurt am Main to Gießen

Showing times and prices for Oct 04

Fastest Journey

42 m

Average

49 m

Trains per day

14

Distance

52 km

Of the 14 trains that leave Frankfurt am Main for Gießen every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
12:51PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf0h42 01:33PMGiessen
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161One-way
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08:51PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf0h42 09:33PMGiessen
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161One-way
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10:51AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf0h42 11:33AMGiessen
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191One-way
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08:51AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf0h42 09:33AMGiessen
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191One-way
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06:49AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf0h44 07:33AMGiessen
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161One-way

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Overview: Train from Frankfurt am Main to Gießen

distanceDistance32 miles (52 km)
durationAverage train duration42 min
priceAverage train ticket price$18 (€17)
frequencyTrain frequency29 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 13 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Gießen cover the 32 miles (52 km) long route taking on average 42 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 29 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $15 (€15), but the average price of train tickets is $18 (€17). Travelers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arrive in Gießen.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Frankfurt am Main to Gießen trains

You can travel by train from Frankfurt am Main to Gießen with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $15 (€15). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you 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 Gießen train.

Train information from Frankfurt am Main to Gießen with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 49 min
  • Average Price: $15
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 2 a day



Deutsche Bahn trains from Frankfurt am Main to Giessen

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Deutsche Bahn is the main railroad company in Germany. On average, about 40,000 train journeys are made in Germany every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types—make savings with offers such as the Sparpreis ticket or apply discount cards with the BahnCard. Check whether you can also use them on the DB route from Frankfurt am Main to Giessen. You can find information on ticket cancelation in our Help Center.

DB has different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its railroads, which differ in terms of comfort and travel time. While restrooms, for example, are part of the standard equipment, other offers such as an on-board restaurant or Wi-Fi access are only available on certain trains. With Omio you can easily check the Deutsche Bahn timetable for your journey from Frankfurt am Main to Giessen and book cheap DB tickets. More information on rail travel in Germany and Europe.


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Travel Tips: Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Gießen

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Gießen 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 Gießen.
FAQs
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Gießen for as low as $15 (€15)  for the next 7 days.
The train price between Frankfurt am Main and Gießen is on average $18 (€17)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
You should expect to travel around 32 miles (52 km)  from Frankfurt am Main to Gießen by train.
On average the Frankfurt am Main to Gießen train travel time is 42 min  for the 32 miles (52 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

There are a few train stations in Frankfurt am Main to start your route from including Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion. In Gießen you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Gießen, Gießen Licher Str and Gießen Oswaldsgarten.

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

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and need to travel around 9.2 miles (14.8 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Gießen most often arrive at Gießen and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.3 km) from this train station to the city center.

For the route from Frankfurt am Main to Gießen you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Frankfurt am Main to Gießen on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Yes, there are 13 direct trains a day from Frankfurt am Main to Gießen. If you’re looking for a direct train, consider traveling with Deutsche Bahn. Nonstop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
The average number of trains departing Frankfurt am Main for Gießen is 29 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train for this journey departs from Frankfurt am Main at 4: 34 AM. The last train leaves from Frankfurt am Main at 7: 14 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Frankfurt am Main to Gießen and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
If you buy the Frankfurt am Main to Gießen train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $18 (€17). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Frankfurt am Main to Gießen. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Frankfurt am Main
Gießen
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 Gießen.
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At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility

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