London to Frankfurt am Main train

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Train schedule from London to Frankfurt am Main

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09:01AMLondon St Pancras Intl6h30 03:31PMFrankfurt(main)hbf
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11:04AMLondon St Pancras Intl6h27 05:31PMFrankfurt(main)hbf
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01:01PMLondon St Pancras Intl6h30 07:31PMFrankfurt(main)hbf
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03:04PMLondon St Pancras Intl6h27 09:31PMFrankfurt(main)hbf
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06:04PMLondon St Pancras Intl15h27 09:31AMFrankfurt(main)hbf
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Fastest train times from London to Frankfurt am Main

Showing times and prices for Sep 27

Fastest Journey

6 h 27 m

Average

8 h 16 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

638 km

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

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11:04AMLondon St Pancras Intl6h27 05:31PMFrankfurt(main)hbf
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Overview: Train from London to Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance395 miles (637 km)
frequencyTrain frequency4 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn with connection or Eurostar

Trains from London to Frankfurt am Main cover the 395 miles (637 km) long route taking on average 8 h 26 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Eurostar. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf.

Train providers: Eurostar from London to Frankfurt am Main trains

Travel on Eurostar trains to Frankfurt am Main from London at great prices. Omio finds you train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

Eurostar

Eurostar is the premier high-speed railway service which connects the United Kingdom with Europe through the Channel Tunnel, also known as the Chunnel, with journeys connecting London St Pancras International with Paris, Brussels and Amsterdam among other popular European cities. With its high-speed service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), the Eurostar makes travel between the UK and Europe as smooth and easy as possible. When you book your London to Frankfurt am Main train, you can choose between ticket types like Standard, Standard Premier (with spacious seats and light refreshments served), and Business Premier (with flexible travel options, spacious seats, lounge access, hot meals served and priority boarding).

Eurostar from London to Frankfurt am Main train information:

  • Average Duration: 8 h 26 min
  • Eurostar frequency: 4 a day


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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  • 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.
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  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 57%.
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Travel Tips: Trains from London to Frankfurt am Main

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FAQs

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

Can I enter Germany from United Kingdom?

International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/25/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between London and Frankfurt am Main as this information can change.

Return travel from Germany to United Kingdom is: Unrestricted.

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

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • There are no current restrictions

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: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

Last checked on 9/25/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to London from Frankfurt am Main.

The London to Frankfurt am Main train distance is approximately 395 miles (637 km).
On average the London to Frankfurt am Main train travel time is 8 h 26 min  for the 395 miles (637 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

When taking the train to Frankfurt am Main from London, you can choose to depart from train stations like London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross. Your journey can end in train stations such as Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion.

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from London Victoria, which is located around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, located 9.2 miles (14.8 km) away from the city center.

For the route from London to Frankfurt am Main you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn with connection or Eurostar. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Frankfurt am Main from London on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The average number of trains departing London for Frankfurt am Main is 4 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first London to Frankfurt am Main train departs at 9: 01 AM   and the last train from London to Frankfurt am Main leaves at 6: 04 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from London to Frankfurt am Main on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Frankfurt am Main
London Victoria is the most popular London 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 London for your trip to Frankfurt am Main.
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Public transit options for London Victoria
Onward travel information: Victoria Bus Station at Station Front
Location for Rail Replacement Services: When weekend engineering dictate that replacement bus services will operate, these will usually depart from the immediate Station front/Terminus Place. Travel from London Victoria is usually conveyed by London Buses in these instances. Check posters and staff for more details.
Metro: Underground services: Victoria Line, District Line and Circle Line
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Public transit options for London Euston
Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
Overground lines: Watford DC
Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Go to Platform 2, there is a gate adjacent to the station from the main road.
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Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
Public transit options for London Kings Cross
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
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Public transit options for London Paddington
Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
Metro: Tube Lines.
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Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
Public transit options for London St Pancras International
Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar
Bus lines: 326, 139
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Public transit options for London Waterloo
Onward travel information: Waterloo is well connected to London's public transport network. Waterloo Underground station serves the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Plan a journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Buses depart from several points around the station. All Transport for London Buses are accessible with step free access and have a dedicated mobility space. Buses from Waterloo (tfl. Gov. Uk) The station has a dedicated taxi rank for London Black Taxis on the roadway outside exit 3. Santander Hire Bicycles are available from the docking stations outside. Santander Cycles - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Waterloo is within easy walking distance of the South Bank and a number of visitor attractions. Walking - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
Metro: Waterloo Underground station is served by the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Step free access is available to and from the Jubilee Line. For more information on London Transport accessibility: Plan an accessible journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
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Public transit options for London Liverpool Street
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement transport stop on either Liverpool Street (outside the station entrance), or beside Platform 10, depending on operational requirements
Metro: Liverpool Street underground station has connections to the Central, Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines.
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Public transit options for London Bridge
Onward travel information: The Bus Station is located directly outside the main entrance at upper level. There are also bus stops outside on Tooley Street. For further information on buses, a bus information kiosk is also located outside the main doors of the station at upper level.
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement bus services are usually found outside the front of the station. However this is sometimes subject to change. Please check engineering posters or consult a member of staff.
Metro: For North and North East Kent and South East London
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Public transit options for Heathrow Airport T123
Onward travel information: National Rail trains serving London Paddington National Express coaches to Victoria Coach Station and Gatwick Airport London Underground
Metro: Connection available with the London Underground (Piccadilly Line)
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Public transit options for London Marylebone
Location for Rail Replacement Services: At station entrance.
Metro: Bakerloo Line.

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