Frankfurt am Main to Schmalkalden train

Cheap train tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Schmalkalden

Showing times and prices for Jun 29

Cheapest

20

Average

38

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
12:49AMFrankfurt am Main3h10 03:59AMSchmalkalden
0 transfers
201One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:19PMFrankfurt am Main7h54 03:13AMSchmalkalden
0 transfers
571One-way

Train schedule from Frankfurt am Main to Schmalkalden

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Deutsche Bahn
12:49AMFrankfurt am Main3h10 03:59AMSchmalkalden
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Deutsche Bahn
07:19PMFrankfurt am Main7h54 03:13AMSchmalkalden
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Frankfurt am Main to Schmalkalden

Showing times and prices for Jun 29

Fastest Journey

3 h 10 m

Average

5 h 32 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

142 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Frankfurt am Main for Schmalkalden every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
12:49AMFrankfurt am Main3h10 03:59AMSchmalkalden
0 transfers
201One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:19PMFrankfurt am Main7h54 03:13AMSchmalkalden
0 transfers
571One-way

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Overview: Train from Frankfurt am Main to Schmalkalden

distanceDistance87 miles (141 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 56 min
priceAverage train ticket price$31 (€28)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Schmalkalden cover the 87 miles (141 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 56 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $31 (€28), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $22 (€20). Travelers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arrive in Schmalkalden-Fachhochschule.

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

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Frankfurt am Main and Schmalkalden from $22 (€20) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient 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 Schmalkalden train.

Deutsche Bahn from Frankfurt am Main to Schmalkalden train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 24 min
  • Average Price: $22
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 12 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Schmalkalden

Travel by train to Schmalkalden 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 Schmalkalden.
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Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Frankfurt am Main to Schmalkalden for the next 7 days starting from $22 (€20)  one way.
The Frankfurt am Main to Schmalkalden train ticket price is on average $31 (€28)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next week.
The Frankfurt am Main to Schmalkalden train distance is approximately 87 miles (141 km).
The train time between Frankfurt am Main and Schmalkalden is on average 2 h 56 min  for the 87 miles (141 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Frankfurt am Main and Schmalkalden by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on 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 Schmalkalden, your train can arrive in train stations including Schmalkalden-Fachhochschule and Schmalkalden.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf   to Schmalkalden-Fachhochschule.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, which is located around 9.3 miles (15 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Schmalkalden-Fachhochschule, located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city center.

When taking a train from Frankfurt am Main to Schmalkalden, you can count on Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn for the best way to get you to Schmalkalden. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Frankfurt am Main to Schmalkalden and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
The average number of trains departing Frankfurt am Main for Schmalkalden is 12 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train for this journey departs from Frankfurt am Main at 6: 14 AM. The last train leaves from Frankfurt am Main at 7: 19 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Frankfurt am Main to Schmalkalden and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
If you buy a train ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Schmalkalden within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $31 (€28) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Schmalkalden are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Frankfurt am Main
Schmalkalden
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 Schmalkalden.
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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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