Frankfurt am Main to Kiel train

Cheap train tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Kiel

Showing times and prices for May 20

Cheapest

89

Average

129

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.

Cheapest
07:58PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf6h07 02:05AMKiel Hbf
1 transfer
891One-way
Cheapest
09:14PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf6h44 03:58AMKiel Hbf
1 transfer
891One-way
Cheapest
11:24PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf9h10 08:34AMKiel Hbf
1 transfer
891One-way
2nd Cheapest
04:53PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf6h10 11:03PMKiel Hbf
1 transfer
931One-way
2nd Cheapest
12:52AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf8h42 09:34AMKiel Hbf
1 transfer
931One-way

Train schedule from Frankfurt am Main to Kiel

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, May 20
12:52AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf8h42 09:34AMKiel Hbf
1 transfer
05:06AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h04 10:10AMKiel Hbf
0 transfers
05:50AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h07 10:57AMKiel Hbf
1 transfer
07:02AMFrankfurt (Main) Süd4h55 11:57AMKiel Hbf
1 transfer
07:58AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h59 12:57PMKiel Hbf
1 transfer
10:57AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf6h00 04:57PMKiel Hbf
1 transfer
10:58AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h59 03:57PMKiel Hbf
1 transfer
10:59AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h58 04:57PMKiel Hbf
2 transfers
11:01AMFrankfurt (Main) Süd5h56 04:57PMKiel Hbf
2 transfers
12:58PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h59 05:57PMKiel Hbf
1 transfer
01:26PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf6h31 07:57PMKiel Hbf
2 transfers
01:58PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h45 06:43PMKiel Hbf
0 transfers
02:05PMFrankfurt (Main) Süd5h29 07:34PMKiel Hbf
2 transfers
02:05PMFrankfurt (Main) Süd5h52 07:57PMKiel Hbf
2 transfers
04:53PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf6h10 11:03PMKiel Hbf
1 transfer
04:58PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h43 09:41PMKiel Hbf
0 transfers
05:58PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h05 11:03PMKiel Hbf
1 transfer
06:17PMFrankfurt (Main) Süd5h46 12:03AMKiel Hbf
3 transfers
06:58PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h38 12:36AMKiel Hbf
1 transfer
07:58PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf6h07 02:05AMKiel Hbf
1 transfer
09:14PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf6h44 03:58AMKiel Hbf
1 transfer
09:46PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf10h11 07:57AMKiel Hbf
4 transfers
11:24PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf9h10 08:34AMKiel Hbf
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Frankfurt am Main to Kiel

Showing times and prices for May 20

Fastest Journey

4 h 43 m

Average

6 h 2 m

Trains per day

23

Distance

478 km

Of the 23 trains that leave Frankfurt am Main for Kiel every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
04:58PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h43 09:41PMKiel Hbf
0 transfers
1381One-way
2nd Fastest
01:58PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h45 06:43PMKiel Hbf
0 transfers
1821One-way
07:02AMFrankfurt (Main) Süd4h55 11:57AMKiel Hbf
1 transfer
1051One-way
07:58AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h59 12:57PMKiel Hbf
1 transfer
1781One-way
10:58AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h59 03:57PMKiel Hbf
1 transfer
1961One-way

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Overview: Train from Frankfurt am Main to Kiel

distanceDistance296 miles (477 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 43 min
priceAverage train ticket price$45 (€40)
frequencyTrain frequency4 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 4 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Kiel cover the 296 miles (477 km) long route taking on average 4 h 43 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $19 (€17), but the average price of train tickets is $45 (€40). Travelers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arrive in Kiel Hbf.

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

You can travel by train from Frankfurt am Main to Kiel with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $19 (€17). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

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 Kiel train.

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

  • Average Duration: 5 h 8 min
  • Average Price: $100
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 4 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Kiel

Travel by train to Kiel 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 Kiel.
FAQs
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Frankfurt am Main to Kiel for the next 7 days starting from $19 (€17)  one way.
The train price to Kiel from Frankfurt am Main is on average $45 (€40)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
The train distance from Frankfurt am Main to Kiel is around 296 miles (477 km).
On average the Frankfurt am Main to Kiel train travel time is 4 h 43 min  for the 296 miles (477 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

When taking the train to Kiel from Frankfurt am Main, you can choose to depart from train stations like Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion. Your route can end in train stations such as Kiel Hbf, Kiel, Hbf Kaistraße and Kiel-Hassee CITTI-PARK.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf   and arrive in Kiel Hbf.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and travel around 9.3 miles (15 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Kiel Hbf and need to travel approximately 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the train station to the city center in Kiel.

When taking a train from Frankfurt am Main to Kiel, you can count on Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection for the best way to get you to Kiel. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Frankfurt am Main and Kiel and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Yes, there are 4 direct trains per day from Frankfurt am Main to Kiel. You can look to travel with Deutsche Bahn  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this route.
The average number of trains departing Frankfurt am Main for Kiel is 4 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first Frankfurt am Main to Kiel train departs at 4: 50 AM   and the last train from Frankfurt am Main to Kiel leaves at 10: 24 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Frankfurt am Main to Kiel on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
If you buy the Frankfurt am Main to Kiel train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $45 (€40). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Frankfurt am Main to Kiel. Look out for train tickets for this journey 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
Kiel
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 Kiel.

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