The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Lugano to Frankfurt am Main is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
This is the last train of the day.
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6 h 6 m
7 h 33 m
Trains per day
Of the 4 trains that leave Lugano for Frankfurt am Main every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||283 miles (457 km)|
|Average train duration||6 h 57 min|
|Average train ticket price||$34 (€30)|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Lugano to Frankfurt am Main cover the 283 miles (457 km) long route taking on average 6 h 57 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $34 (€30), but the average price of train tickets is $34 (€30). Travelers depart most frequently from Lugano and arrive in Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf.
You can travel by train between Lugano and Frankfurt am Main with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $34 (€30). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Lugano to Frankfurt am Main train.
Travel between Lugano, Switzerland and Frankfurt am Main, Germany by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 3/22/23. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Frankfurt am Main from Lugano as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Frankfurt am Main to Lugano is: Unrestricted
Reentry to Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
What are the requirements?
The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 3/22/23. 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 Lugano from Frankfurt am Main here.
When taking a train from Lugano, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Lugano, Lugano FLP and Lugano, Stazione. When you arrive in Frankfurt am Main, your train can arrive in train stations including Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, Frankfurt Flughafen Fernbf and Frankfurt Main Ost.
Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Lugano to Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Lugano and travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and need to travel approximately 9.2 miles (14.8 km) from the train station to the city center in Frankfurt am Main.
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