The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Gelsenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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2 h 59 m
3 h 9 m
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It's difficult to get from Gelsenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main without transferring at least once.
|Distance||117 miles (189 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 59 min|
|Average train ticket price||$53 (€47)|
|Train frequency||2 a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Gelsenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main cover the 117 miles (189 km) long route taking on average 3 h 59 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $20 (€18), but the average price of train tickets is $53 (€47). Travelers depart most frequently from Gelsenkirchen Hbf and arrive in Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf.
Find the best trains from Gelsenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $20 (€18). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train to Frankfurt am Main from Gelsenkirchen. 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, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Gelsenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main train information with Deutsche Bahn:
When departing from Gelsenkirchen, you have various train station options to start your route from including Gelsenkirchen Hbf, Gelsenkirchen Zoo and Gelsenkirchen-Hassel. When arriving in Frankfurt am Main, you can end your route in train stations like Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Gelsenkirchen Hbf, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, located 9.2 miles (14.8 km) away from the city centre.
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