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Overview: Train from Frankfurt am Main to Heerlen

distanceDistance130 miles (209 km)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Heerlen cover the 130 miles (209 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 39 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arrive in Heerlen.

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

You can travel by train to Heerlen from Frankfurt am Main with Deutsche Bahn. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

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 Heerlen train.

Deutsche Bahn from Frankfurt am Main to Heerlen train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 39 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 7 a day

Deutsche Bahn has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Deutsche Bahn tickets between Frankfurt am Main and Heerlen and when traveling by train:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply

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FAQs

Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains between Frankfurt am Main and Heerlen?

Travel between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Heerlen, Netherlands by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Netherlands from Germany?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Frankfurt am Main?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Heerlen, Netherlands?

When traveling in Netherlands, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 1/17/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Frankfurt am Main and Heerlen before traveling.

What restrictions are there on reentering Germany from Heerlen, Netherlands?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Heerlen to Frankfurt am Main is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Germany from Netherlands?

Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Heerlen?

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the safety rules to follow in Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 1/18/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Frankfurt am Main from Heerlen here.

What is the distance from Frankfurt am Main to Heerlen by train?

The Frankfurt am Main to Heerlen train distance is approximately 130 miles (209 km).

How many hours is the train time from Frankfurt am Main to Heerlen?

The Frankfurt am Main to Heerlen train duration is on average 3 h 39 min, which is to be expected when traveling 130 miles (209 km) from Frankfurt am Main to Heerlen. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

Which train station from Frankfurt am Main to Heerlen do I depart from? Which Heerlen train station from Frankfurt am Main do I arrive in?

Some of the Frankfurt am Main train stations to Heerlen you can start your journey from include Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Heerlen include Heerlen, Heerlen Woonboulevard and Heerlen de Kissel.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf   and arriving in Heerlen.

Where is the train station in Frankfurt am Main to go to Heerlen? Where is the train station in Heerlen located?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and need to travel around 6.7 miles (10.8 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Heerlen most often arrive at Heerlen and need to travel around 0.6 miles (880 m) from this train station to the city center.

Which train providers can get me from Frankfurt am Main to Heerlen?

For the journey from Frankfurt am Main to Heerlen you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Heerlen from Frankfurt am Main on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

How many train services per day are there from Frankfurt am Main to Heerlen?

The average number of trains departing Frankfurt am Main for Heerlen is 7 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Frankfurt am Main
Heerlen
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 Heerlen.

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