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Train Information between Frankfurt am Main and Wels

distanceDistance276 miles (445 km)
durationAverage train duration9 h 7 min
priceAverage train ticket price$49 (€40)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersÖBB | ICE

Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Wels cover the 276 miles (445 km) long route taking on average 9 h 7 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | ICE. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $49 (€40), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $49 (€40). Travelers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen and arrive in Wels Hbf.

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Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Wels
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FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train between Frankfurt am Main and Wels?

Travel between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Wels, Austria by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Austria from Germany?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Austria from Frankfurt am Main?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

What are the safety rules to follow in Wels, Austria?

All travelers in Austria must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 10/20/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Frankfurt am Main and Wels as this information can change.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Wels, Austria?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Wels to Frankfurt am Main is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Germany from Austria?

Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Wels?

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 10/21/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Frankfurt am Main from Wels here.

How much do cheap trains between Frankfurt am Main and Wels cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Frankfurt am Main to Wels trains for as little as $49 (€40)  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train to Wels from Frankfurt am Main?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $49 (€40)  for a train ticket between Frankfurt am Main and Wels.
How far is Frankfurt am Main to Wels by train?
You should expect to travel around 276 miles (445 km)  from Frankfurt am Main to Wels by train.
How long is the train ride to Wels from Frankfurt am Main?
On average the Frankfurt am Main to Wels train travel time is 9 h 7 min  for the 276 miles (445 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Frankfurt am Main and arrival train station in Wels?

Some of the Frankfurt am Main train stations to Wels you can start your journey from include Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Wels include Wels Hbf, Wels Lokalbahn Bahnhof and Wels, Doktor-Schauer-Straße (Busterminal).

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen   and arriving in Wels Hbf.

Where is the train station in Frankfurt am Main? Where is the train station in Wels?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen and travel around 6 mile (s) / 10 km from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Wels Hbf and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city center in Wels.

Which train providers can get me from Frankfurt am Main to Wels?
For the best Frankfurt am Main to Wels train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with ÖBB | ICE. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Frankfurt am Main to Wels to compare what amenities they may offer.
Are there any direct trains from Frankfurt am Main to Wels?
Yes, there are 2 direct trains per day from Frankfurt am Main to Wels, and you can find a direct train for this journey with Deutsche Bahn  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you purchase your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
How many trains are there to Wels from Frankfurt am Main a day?
On average, there are 2 trains a day from Frankfurt am Main to Wels. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What time is the earliest train from Frankfurt am Main to Wels? What time is the last train from Frankfurt am Main to Wels?
The earliest train departing from Frankfurt am Main to Wels leaves at 4: 22 PM. The last train departing from Frankfurt am Main to Wels leaves at 6: 22 PM. You can find the latest Frankfurt am Main to Wels 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 purchase train tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Wels for the best deals?
If you book the Frankfurt am Main to Wels train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $49 (€40). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Frankfurt am Main to Wels. 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
Wels
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 Wels.