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The cheapest train from London to Frankfurt am Main

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Cheapest

$317

Average

$317

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.

The average ticket from London to Frankfurt am Main will cost around $ 317 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 317.

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11:04AMLondon St Pancras International27h35 03:39PMFrankfurt Konstablerwache
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$3171One-way

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The fastest train from London to Frankfurt am Main

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Fastest Journey

1d 3 h 35 m

Average

1d 3 h 35 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

638 km

It's difficult to get from London to Frankfurt am Main without transferring at least 4 times.

Fastest
11:04AMLondon St Pancras International27h35 03:39PMFrankfurt Konstablerwache
4 changes
$3171One-way

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Train Information to Frankfurt am Main from London

distanceDistance395 miles (637 km)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from London to Frankfurt am Main cover the 395 miles (637 km) long route with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. There are direct train services available. Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen.

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Travel with Deutsche Bahn from London to Frankfurt am Main

Find the best route between London and Frankfurt am Main with Deutsche Bahn. Comparing schedules and prices and booking the most affordable trip has never been easier with over 1000 travel companies on Omio.

Deutsche Bahn

Germany's largest train company Deutsche Bahn (DB) offers excellent services within Germany and internationally, including a journey from London to Frankfurt am Main. Find DB train times and tickets for your 395 miles (637 km) journey from London to Frankfurt am Main with the best deals on Omio. Choose from ticket types including the Super Saver, Saver and Flexible fares if you’re looking for the most affordable train from London to Frankfurt am Main. DB also offers discount cards, such as the Bahncard, 25, 50 and 100, which you can use on Omio.

Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its levels of efficiency and comfort with its range of train types. These include the high-speed InterCity Express (ICE), the national express Intercity (IC) and international express Eurocity (EC), and local Regional Express (RE) and Regional (RB) trains. These types of trains differ in terms of the comfort and time needed to travel. For example, bathrooms are standard services on these trains, but other amenities like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi access are only available on certain trains.

Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your Deutsche Bahn train ticket between London and Frankfurt am Main:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Trains from London to Frankfurt

Taking the train from London to Frankfurt am Main is a straightforward journey with one connection required at Brussels-Midi Station. Journey times vary from just over five hours up to 13 hours depending on the transfer waiting time for the onward journey. The last departure of the day arrives the following morning. Routes start at London St Pancras International and terminate at Frankfurt am Main Hauptbahnhof.

Which train companies travel from London to Frankfurt?

Eurostar operates the first part of the journey to Brussels with the onward journey being made on Deutsche Bahn (DB) trains. Both providers have modern rolling stock with comfortable carriages and onboard services including bistro-bars, power outlets, toilets, baggage storage and wifi.

How long is the train from London to Frankfurt?

Trains to Frankfurt from London take between five hours 15 minutes and just under 13 hours. One connection is required, this is made at Brussels-Midi Station.

How many trains are there from London to Frankfurt?

There are up to six train departures a day on routes from London to Frankfurt. The first departure is in the early morning with the last train leaving London mid-evening. This last departure arrives in Frankfurt the following morning.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from London to Frankfurt?

Departure train station: All trains to Frankfurt from London depart from London St Pancras International Station. Housed in an impressive Victorian building, this busy station is within walking distance of many of London's attractions. It is part of the city's transport network of local, suburban and underground trains, buses and taxis. Among the many facilities at the station are car parking, toilets and showers, wifi, left baggage storage, passenger lounges, currency exchange and ATMs, a hotel, shops from supermarkets to designer boutiques, cafes, bars and restaurants including a champagne bar.

Arrival train station: All trains from London to Frankfurt am Main terminate at Frankfurt Hbf. Frankfurt Hbf is at the centre of Deutsche Bahn's rail network and one of the busiest stations in Germany. The station is located in the centre of the city and features an attractive mix of architectural styles. It is served by taxis, local buses and both U-Bahn and S-Bahn train lines. Its facilities include car and bicycle parking, wifi, toilets, left baggage storage, passenger lounges, shops, cafes and bars.


Deutsche Bahn trains from London to Frankfurt

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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 London to Frankfurt. 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 London to Frankfurt and book cheap DB tickets. More information on rail travel in Germany and Europe.


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Train tickets from London to Frankfurt am Main: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 110 €
2 weeks earlier 93 €18%
3 weeks earlier 87 €26%
1 month before 80 €38%
2 months earlier 79 €39%
3 months earlier 70 €57.%


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The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

  • Buying your train ticket from London - Frankfurt am Main 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 26% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket London - Frankfurt am Main with 2 months in advance you save up to about 39% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 57%.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

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Trains from London to Frankfurt am Main
Travel by train 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 London to Frankfurt am Main.
FAQs
Am I allowed to travel by train from London, United Kingdom to Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

Travel by train between London, United Kingdom and Frankfurt am Main, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Frankfurt am Main from London restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

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

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

The above information was last checked on 7/27/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Frankfurt am Main from London closer to your date of departure here

What restrictions are there on reentering United Kingdom from Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

Return travel from Germany to United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to London from Frankfurt am Main?

Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in London, United Kingdom?

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

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

Last checked on 7/27/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to London from Frankfurt am Main.

How far is it from London to Frankfurt am Main by train?
The distance from London to Frankfurt am Main by train is approximately 395 miles (637 km).
What station does the train from London to Frankfurt am Main depart from? Which Frankfurt am Main train station do I come into from London?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from London Victoria   and arrive in Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen.

Where do I find the London train station to Frankfurt am Main? Where is the Frankfurt am Main train station?

Passengers board the train most frequently from London Victoria, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center.

What train companies go from London to Frankfurt am Main?
Take the London to Frankfurt am Main train with Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip between London and Frankfurt am Main as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Frankfurt am Main
London Bridge
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London Charing Cross
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London Euston
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London Fenchurch Street
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London Kings Cross
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Victoria, Circle<br>Bus lines 91, 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 63, 73, 205, 214
London Liverpool Street
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City
London Paddington
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport. Metro lines Bakerloo, Circle, District Bus lines 7, 15, 18, 23, 27, 36, 46, 105, 436
London St Pancras
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London Victoria
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WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines Circle, District, Victoria<br>Bus lines 22, 211, 239, C1, N11
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
London Waterloo East
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Bakerloo, Northern, Jubilee, Waterloo, City<br>Bus lines 1, 4, 26, 59, 68, 76, 77, 100, 139, 168, 171, 172, 176