Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam train

Cheap train tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam

Showing times and prices for Jul 04

Cheapest

24

Average

37

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.

Deutsche Bahn
03:06AMFrankfurt am Main5h00 08:06AMPotsdam
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241One-way
Deutsche Bahn
03:08AMFrankfurt am Main8h14 11:22AMPotsdam
0 transfers
421One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:14PMFrankfurt am Main7h50 03:04AMPotsdam
0 transfers
461One-way

Train schedule from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam

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Deutsche Bahn
03:06AMFrankfurt am Main5h00 08:06AMPotsdam
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Deutsche Bahn
03:08AMFrankfurt am Main8h14 11:22AMPotsdam
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Deutsche Bahn
07:14PMFrankfurt am Main7h50 03:04AMPotsdam
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Fastest train times from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam

Showing times and prices for Jul 04

Fastest Journey

5 h

Average

7 h 1 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

397 km

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

Deutsche Bahn
03:06AMFrankfurt am Main5h00 08:06AMPotsdam
0 transfers
241One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:14PMFrankfurt am Main7h50 03:04AMPotsdam
0 transfers
461One-way
Deutsche Bahn
03:08AMFrankfurt am Main8h14 11:22AMPotsdam
0 transfers
421One-way

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Overview: Train from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam

distanceDistance246 miles (396 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 47 min
priceAverage train ticket price$26 (€24)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or Nightjet

Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam cover the 246 miles (396 km) long route taking on average 5 h 47 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Nightjet. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $26 (€24), but the average price of train tickets is $26 (€24). Travelers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arrive in Potsdam Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB Nightjet from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam trains

Find the best trains between Frankfurt am Main and Potsdam with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB Nightjet from $26 (€24). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

Deutsche Bahn
ÖBB Nightjet

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 Potsdam train.

Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 58 min
  • Average Price: $26
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 6 a day

Find cheap tickets for ÖBB Nightjet trains from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam train schedule from ÖBB Nightjet, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 246 miles (396 km) route from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam, including information on baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam in the Omio app, you can check to see if the ÖBB Nightjet trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. Check the ÖBB Nightjet train schedule for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Potsdam from Frankfurt am Main and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train to Potsdam from Frankfurt am Main with ÖBB Nightjet!

Train information from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam with ÖBB Nightjet:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 48 min
  • ÖBB Nightjet frequency: 1 a day



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.
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If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam trains for as little as $26 (€24)  in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $26 (€24)  for a train ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Frankfurt am Main and Potsdam by train to be approximately 246 miles (396 km).
The Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam train duration is on average 5 h 47 min, which is to be expected when traveling 246 miles (396 km) between Frankfurt am Main and Potsdam. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

When taking a train from Frankfurt am Main, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, 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 (M) Flughafen Regionalbf   to Potsdam Hbf.

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

Passengers arriving in Potsdam most often arrive at Potsdam Hbf and need to travel around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from this train station to the city center.

If you're looking for trains from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn or Nightjet to get you to Potsdam. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Frankfurt am Main for Potsdam is 6 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the earliest train from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam at 9: 19 AM   or take the last train from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam leaving at 9: 41 PM. Look for the latest Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this journey and save money. If you book train tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $26 (€24) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Potsdam a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Frankfurt am Main
Potsdam
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 Potsdam.
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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.
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