The cheapest trains from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam

Showing times and prices for Oct 17

Cheapest

$71

Average

$150

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.

The average ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam will cost around $ 150 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 71.

Cheapest
09:20PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf9h32 06:52AMPotsdam Hbf
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$711One-way
2nd Cheapest
09:14PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf7h28 04:42AMPotsdam Hbf
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$851One-way
12:52AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf7h00 07:52AMPotsdam Hbf
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$951One-way
02:49AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h47 08:36AMPotsdam Hbf
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$951One-way
05:50AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h32 11:22AMPotsdam Hbf
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$951One-way

Timetable Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam

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12:52AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf7h00 07:52AMPotsdam Hbf
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02:49AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h47 08:36AMPotsdam Hbf
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05:50AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h32 11:22AMPotsdam Hbf
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05:50AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h02 10:52AMPotsdam Hbf
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05:54AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf6h12 12:06PMPotsdam Hbf
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06:21AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h45 12:06PMPotsdam Hbf
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06:58AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h54 11:52AMPotsdam Hbf
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07:14AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h08 12:22PMPotsdam Hbf
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07:14AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h22 12:36PMPotsdam Hbf
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07:58AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h54 12:52PMPotsdam Hbf
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08:14AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h48 01:02PMPotsdam Hbf
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08:14AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h52 01:06PMPotsdam Hbf
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08:20AMFrankfurt (Main) Süd5h02 01:22PMPotsdam Hbf
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09:02AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h30 01:32PMPotsdam Hbf
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09:02AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h34 01:36PMPotsdam Hbf
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09:14AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h08 02:22PMPotsdam Hbf
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09:14AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h38 02:52PMPotsdam Hbf
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09:20AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h12 02:32PMPotsdam Hbf
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09:20AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h17 02:37PMPotsdam Hbf
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10:14AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h48 03:02PMPotsdam Hbf
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10:14AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h52 03:06PMPotsdam Hbf
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11:02AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h30 03:32PMPotsdam Hbf
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11:02AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h34 03:36PMPotsdam Hbf
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11:14AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h08 04:22PMPotsdam Hbf
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11:14AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h22 04:36PMPotsdam Hbf
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11:20AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h12 04:32PMPotsdam Hbf
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11:20AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h16 04:36PMPotsdam Hbf
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11:58AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h54 04:52PMPotsdam Hbf
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12:14PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h48 05:02PMPotsdam Hbf
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12:14PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h52 05:06PMPotsdam Hbf
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12:20PMFrankfurt (Main) Süd5h02 05:22PMPotsdam Hbf
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01:02PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h34 05:36PMPotsdam Hbf
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01:14PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h08 06:22PMPotsdam Hbf
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01:14PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h22 06:36PMPotsdam Hbf
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01:20PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h16 06:36PMPotsdam Hbf
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01:58PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h04 07:02PMPotsdam Hbf
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01:58PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h54 06:52PMPotsdam Hbf
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02:05PMFrankfurt (Main) Süd5h27 07:32PMPotsdam Hbf
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02:14PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h08 07:22PMPotsdam Hbf
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02:14PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h58 07:12PMPotsdam Hbf
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02:20PMFrankfurt (Main) Süd5h46 08:06PMPotsdam Hbf
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02:20PMFrankfurt (Main) Süd5h02 07:22PMPotsdam Hbf
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03:02PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h30 07:32PMPotsdam Hbf
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03:02PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h34 07:36PMPotsdam Hbf
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03:14PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h08 08:22PMPotsdam Hbf
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03:14PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h22 08:36PMPotsdam Hbf
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03:58PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h54 08:52PMPotsdam Hbf
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04:13PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h49 09:02PMPotsdam Hbf
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04:13PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h53 09:06PMPotsdam Hbf
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05:02PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h40 09:42PMPotsdam Hbf
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05:14PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h08 10:22PMPotsdam Hbf
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05:14PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf5h48 11:02PMPotsdam Hbf
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06:14PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h48 11:02PMPotsdam Hbf
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06:14PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h54 11:08PMPotsdam Hbf
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06:20PMFrankfurt (Main) Süd5h02 11:22PMPotsdam Hbf
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06:20PMFrankfurt (Main) Süd4h48 11:08PMPotsdam Hbf
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07:02PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h44 11:46PMPotsdam Hbf
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07:14PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h56 12:10AMPotsdam Hbf
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08:16PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h50 01:06AMPotsdam Hbf
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09:14PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf7h50 05:04AMPotsdam Hbf
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09:14PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf7h28 04:42AMPotsdam Hbf
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09:20PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf9h32 06:52AMPotsdam Hbf
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10:18PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf6h46 05:04AMPotsdam Hbf
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10:30PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf8h36 07:06AMPotsdam Hbf
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Oct 16
$64Deutsche Bahn
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Oct 17
$71Deutsche Bahn
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Wed
Oct 20
$29Deutsche Bahn
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Thu
Oct 21
$29Deutsche Bahn
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The fastest trains from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam

Showing times and prices for Oct 17

Fastest Journey

4 h 30 m

Average

5 h 19 m

Trains per day

64

Distance

397 km

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

Fastest
11:02AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h30 03:32PMPotsdam Hbf
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$2241One-way
Fastest
03:02PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h30 07:32PMPotsdam Hbf
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$1641One-way
Fastest
09:02AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h30 01:32PMPotsdam Hbf
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$1541One-way
2nd Fastest
01:02PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h34 05:36PMPotsdam Hbf
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$1541One-way
2nd Fastest
09:02AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h34 01:36PMPotsdam Hbf
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$1541One-way

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Train Information to Potsdam from Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance246 miles (396 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 36 min
priceAverage train ticket price$48 (€39)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam cover the 246 miles (396 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 36 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 journey costs around $48 (€39), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $29 (€24). Travelers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen and arrive in Potsdam Hbf.

Train companies

Deutsche Bahn trains from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam

Travel between Frankfurt am Main and Potsdam from $29 (€24) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.

Deutsche Bahn

Travel 246 miles (396 km) in comfort with Deutsche Bahn (DB) from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam. Check the DB train schedule for your trip between Frankfurt am Main and Potsdam on Omio and then book DB tickets online quickly, easily and safely. For a Deutsche Bahn ticket between Frankfurt am Main and Potsdam you can pay as low as $29 (€24).

Deutsche Bahn is the main provider of Germany’s train services and makes an average of 40, 000 train journeys domestically and internationally every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn includes its wide range of ticket types, savings offers such as the Super Saver fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.

DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, bathrooms are standard amenities, but other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

When purchasing your Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Frankfurt am Main and Potsdam, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

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


Deutsche Bahn trains from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam

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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 Potsdam. 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 Potsdam 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 Potsdam
Travel by train to Potsdam 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 Potsdam.
FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam?
Train tickets to Potsdam from Frankfurt am Main for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $29 (€24)  one way in the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam?
The Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam train ticket price is on average $48 (€39)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
How far is Potsdam from Frankfurt am Main by train?
The Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam train distance is approximately 246 miles (396 km).
How long is the train from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam?
On average the Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam train time is 7 h 36 min  covering the 246 miles (396 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Frankfurt am Main and arrival train station in Potsdam?

When taking a train from Frankfurt am Main, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion. When you arrive in Potsdam, your train can arrive in train stations including Potsdam Hbf, Potsdam Medienstadt Babelsberg and Potsdam Griebnitzsee.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen   to Potsdam Hbf.

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

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen, located approximately 6 mile (s) / 10 km from the city center of Frankfurt am Main. The most popular arrival train station in Potsdam, called Potsdam Hbf, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city center.

Which train providers can take me from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam?
If you're looking for trains from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn to get you to Potsdam. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services are there from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam a day?
The average number of trains departing Frankfurt am Main for Potsdam is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What time is the earliest train from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam? What time is the last train from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam?
The earliest train for this trip departs from Frankfurt am Main at 9: 30 PM. The last train leaves from Frankfurt am Main at 10: 52 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I purchase train tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam for the best deals?
If you buy the Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $48 (€39). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam. 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
Potsdam
Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen 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 Potsdam.