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Trains from Manchester 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 Manchester to Frankfurt am Main.
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Is travel by train currently allowed from Manchester, United Kingdom to Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

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

What is the status of international entry into Germany from United Kingdom?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Germany from Manchester?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

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

When traveling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 11/29/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Frankfurt am Main from Manchester before traveling.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Manchester, United Kingdom from Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

The restriction level for your return train to Manchester, United Kingdom from Frankfurt am Main is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Manchester from Frankfurt am Main restricted?

International entry 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?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 2 for vaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 11/29/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Manchester from Frankfurt am Main closer to your date of departure here here.

How far is Manchester to Frankfurt am Main by train?
The Manchester to Frankfurt am Main train distance is approximately 519 miles (837 km).
How many hours is the train time to Frankfurt am Main from Manchester?
While the time it takes to travel 519 miles (837 km) from Manchester to Frankfurt am Main can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Manchester to Frankfurt am Main train journey time is on average 12 h 51 min.
When traveling by train from Manchester to Frankfurt am Main, which train station in Manchester do I depart from and which train station in Frankfurt am Main do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Manchester to start your trip from including Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Victoria and Manchester Oxford Road. In Frankfurt am Main you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly   and arrive in Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen.

Where is the train station in Manchester? Where is the train station in Frankfurt am Main?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Manchester Piccadilly and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Frankfurt am Main most often arrive at Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen and need to travel around 6 mile (s) / 10 km from this train station to the city center.

How many trains are there to Frankfurt am Main from Manchester a day?
The average number of trains departing Manchester for Frankfurt am Main is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Frankfurt am Main
Manchester Piccadilly is the most popular Manchester 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 Manchester for your trip to Frankfurt am Main.
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Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales

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