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Overview: Train from Frankfurt am Main to Lübeck

distanceDistance272 miles (439 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 53 min
priceAverage train ticket price$28 (€24)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Lübeck cover the 272 miles (439 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 53 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $28 (€24), 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 Lübeck Hbf.

Train companies: Train between Frankfurt am Main and Lübeck with Deutsche Bahn

For as little as $21 (€18) you can travel by train from Frankfurt am Main to Lübeck with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this 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 Lübeck train.

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

  • Average Duration: 5 h 52 min
  • Average Price: $21
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 4 a day

Deutsche Bahn's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train between Frankfurt am Main and Lübeck are the following:

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

Travel Tips: Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Lübeck

Travel by train to Lübeck 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 Lübeck.
FAQs

How much do cheap trains between Frankfurt am Main and Lübeck cost?

Train tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Lübeck for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $21 (€18)  one way in the next 7 days.

How much is a train ticket to Lübeck from Frankfurt am Main?

In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $28 (€24)  for a train ticket to Lübeck from Frankfurt am Main.

How far is Frankfurt am Main to Lübeck by train?

You should expect to travel around 272 miles (439 km)  to Lübeck from Frankfurt am Main by train.

How long is the train ride to Lübeck from Frankfurt am Main?

While the time it takes to travel 272 miles (439 km) to Lübeck from Frankfurt am Main can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Frankfurt am Main to Lübeck train journey time is on average 4 h 53 min.

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

When taking the train from Frankfurt am Main to Lübeck, 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 Lübeck Hbf, Lübeck-Travemünde Strand and Lübeck-Kücknitz.

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

Where is the Frankfurt am Main train station located? Where is the Lübeck train station located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, located approximately 6.7 miles (10.8 km) from the city center of Frankfurt am Main. The most popular arrival train station in Lübeck, called Lübeck Hbf, is located around 0.7 miles (1.1 km) away from its city center.

Which train providers can take me to Lübeck from Frankfurt am Main?

For the best Frankfurt am Main to Lübeck train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Frankfurt am Main to Lübeck to compare what amenities they may offer.

How many train services are there to Lübeck from Frankfurt am Main a day?

On average, there are 16 trains a day from Frankfurt am Main to Lübeck. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When is the earliest train from Frankfurt am Main to Lübeck? When is the last train from Frankfurt am Main to Lübeck?

The earliest train departing from Frankfurt am Main to Lübeck leaves at 4: 50 AM. The last train departing from Frankfurt am Main to Lübeck leaves at 3: 58 PM. You can find the latest Frankfurt am Main to Lübeck train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

How far in advance should I buy train tickets between Frankfurt am Main and Lübeck for the best deals?

The price of a one way train ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Lübeck is on average $28 (€24) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets between Frankfurt am Main and Lübeck available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Frankfurt am Main
Lübeck
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 Lübeck.