Gelsenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main train

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Cheap train tickets from Gelsenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main

Showing times and prices for Jul 13

Cheapest

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.

Deutsche Bahn
08:01AM3h57
Gelsenkirchen
11:58AMFrankfurt am Main
$511One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
03:06PM4h45
Gelsenkirchen
07:51PMFrankfurt am Main
$531One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn with connection
04:12PM4h26
Gelsenkirchen
08:38PMFrankfurt am Main
$531One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn with connection
08:12AM4h26
Gelsenkirchen
12:38PMFrankfurt am Main
$531One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
07:29AM3h43
Gelsenkirchen
11:12AMFrankfurt am Main
$751One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Gelsenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, July 13
Deutsche Bahn
07:34AM3h38
Gelsenkirchen
11:12AMFrankfurt am Main
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
07:29AM3h43
Gelsenkirchen
11:12AMFrankfurt am Main
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
03:06PM4h45
Gelsenkirchen
07:51PMFrankfurt am Main
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
07:06AM2h44
Gelsenkirchen
09:50AMFrankfurt am Main
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
10:29AM3h59
Gelsenkirchen
02:28PMFrankfurt am Main
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Gelsenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main

Showing times and prices for Jul 13

Fastest Journey

2 h 44 m

Average

3 h 57 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

190 km

Of the 8 trains that leave Gelsenkirchen for Frankfurt am Main every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
07:06AM2h44
Gelsenkirchen
09:50AMFrankfurt am Main
$1131One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
07:34AM3h38
Gelsenkirchen
11:12AMFrankfurt am Main
$901One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
07:29AM3h43
Gelsenkirchen
11:12AMFrankfurt am Main
$751One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
08:01AM3h57
Gelsenkirchen
11:58AMFrankfurt am Main
$511One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
10:29AM3h59
Gelsenkirchen
02:28PMFrankfurt am Main
$811One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Gelsenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance117 miles (189 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 19 min
priceAverage train ticket price$70 (€60)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or Hessische Landesbahn

Trains from Gelsenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main cover the 117 miles (189 km) long route taking on average 2 h 19 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Hessische Landesbahn. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $29 (€25), but the average price of train tickets is $70 (€60). Travelers depart most frequently from Gelsenkirchen Hbf and arrive in Frankfurt am Main Flughafen.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn and Hessische Landesbahn from Gelsenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main trains

You can travel by train from Gelsenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main with Deutsche Bahn and Hessische Landesbahn for as low as $29 (€25). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains between Gelsenkirchen and Frankfurt am Main. It offers a wide range of services, including high-speed InterCity Express (ICE) trains, regional trains, and night trains. ICE trains are the fastest and most comfortable way to travel, with speeds of up to 300 km/h. Regional trains are slower but offer more frequent stops and are ideal for shorter trips. Night trains are a great way to save time and money, with comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. Deutsche Bahn offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, day tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a variety of food and beverage options. The most popular routes for Deutsche Bahn are between major cities such as Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, and Frankfurt. Other popular routes include Cologne to Stuttgart, Berlin to Dresden, and Hamburg to Cologne.

Gelsenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 19 min
  • Cheapest Price: $29
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 2 a day

FAQs: Trains from Gelsenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main

FAQs: Travel by train from Gelsenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main 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 Gelsenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main.
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Cheap train tickets from Gelsenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main can start from as little as $29 (€25) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Gelsenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main is $70 (€60); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Gelsenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main is 2 h 19 min   to travel the 117 mile (189 km) long route, with around there are 2 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Gelsenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main leaves at 5: 59 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Gelsenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main leaves at 9: 29 PM.
There are 2 trains a day from Gelsenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn or Hessische Landesbahn. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the trip from Gelsenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn or Hessische Landesbahn. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Gelsenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 9: 29 PM.

When departing from Gelsenkirchen, you have various train station options to start your route from including Gelsenkirchen Hbf, Gelsenkirchen-Hassel station and Gelsenkirchen-Rotthausen station. When arriving in Frankfurt am Main, you can end your trip in train stations like Frankfurt am Main Flughafen, Frankfurt Stadion station and Frankfurt Messe station.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Gelsenkirchen Hbf, which is located around 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Frankfurt am Main Flughafen, located 9.2 miles (14.8 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Frankfurt am Main from Gelsenkirchen is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 19 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Gelsenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main is October.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel from Gelsenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main including taking a train, bus or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Gelsenkirchen and Frankfurt am Main

Gelsenkirchen
Frankfurt am Main
The major railway station for departures from Gelsenkirchen is Gelsenkirchen Hbf. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Gelsenkirchen Hbf for your journey from Gelsenkirchen to Frankfurt am Main.
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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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