Cheap train tickets from Paris to Frankfurt am Main

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Cheapest

$54

Average

$93

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 Paris to Frankfurt am Main will cost around $ 93 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 54.

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07:06PMParis Gare de l'Est3h53 10:59PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$541One-way
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05:10PMParis Gare de l'Est3h49 08:59PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$541One-way
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01:10PMParis Gare de l'Est3h49 04:59PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$661One-way
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07:20AMParis Gare de l'Est3h38 10:58AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$661One-way
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09:06AMParis Gare de l'Est3h53 12:59PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$661One-way

Train schedule from Paris to Frankfurt am Main

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07:20AMParis Gare de l'Est3h38 10:58AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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09:06AMParis Gare de l'Est3h53 12:59PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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09:06AMParis Gare de l'Est3h53 12:59PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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10:55AMParis Gare de l'Est4h13 03:08PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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01:10PMParis Gare de l'Est3h49 04:59PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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01:10PMParis Gare de l'Est3h49 04:59PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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01:55PMParis Gare de l'Est3h57 05:52PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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03:20PMParis Gare de l'Est3h38 06:58PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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03:20PMParis Gare de l'Est3h38 06:58PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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03:55PMParis Gare de l'Est3h57 07:52PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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05:10PMParis Gare de l'Est3h49 08:59PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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05:10PMParis Gare de l'Est3h49 08:59PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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05:55PMParis Gare de l'Est4h13 10:08PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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07:06PMParis Gare de l'Est3h53 10:59PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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07:06PMParis Gare de l'Est3h53 10:59PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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Mon
Jan 24
$54SNCF | ICE
$26Flixbus
$186Lufthansa
Tue
Jan 25
$54SNCF | ICE
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
$186Lufthansa
Wed
Jan 26
$90SNCF | ICE
$30Flixbus
$158Lufthansa
Thu
Jan 27
$54SNCF | ICE
$30Flixbus
$136Lufthansa
Fri
Jan 28
$54SNCF | TGV INOUI
$26Flixbus
$136Lufthansa
Sat
Jan 29
$60TGV
$37BlaBlaCar Bus
$136Lufthansa
Sun
Jan 30
$60TGV
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
$136Lufthansa
Mon
Jan 31
$47SNCF | ICE
$31Flixbus
$136Lufthansa
Tue
Feb 1
$47SNCF | ICE
$28BlaBlaCar Bus
$114Lufthansa
Wed
Feb 2
$47SNCF | ICE
$28BlaBlaCar Bus
$114Lufthansa
Thu
Feb 3
$47SNCF | ICE
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
$114Lufthansa
Fri
Feb 4
$47SNCF | TGV INOUI
$36Flixbus
$114Lufthansa
Sat
Feb 5
$48TGV
$19Flixbus
$104Lufthansa
Sun
Feb 6
$54SNCF | TGV INOUI
$31Flixbus
$93Lufthansa
Mon
Feb 7
$47SNCF | TGV INOUI
$19Flixbus
$93Lufthansa
Tue
Feb 8
$47SNCF | ICE
$26Flixbus
$93Lufthansa
Wed
Feb 9
$47SNCF | ICE
$28BlaBlaCar Bus
$119HOP!
Thu
Feb 10
$47SNCF | TGV INOUI
$31Flixbus
$93Lufthansa
Fri
Feb 11
$48TGV
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sat
Feb 12
$47SNCF | TGV INOUI
$19Flixbus
$78Lufthansa

Fastest train times from Paris to Frankfurt am Main

Showing times and prices for Jan 24

Fastest Journey

3 h 38 m

Average

3 h 51 m

Trains per day

16

Distance

479 km

Of the 16 trains that leave Paris for Frankfurt am Main every day 12 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 479 km distance in an average of 3 h 51 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 38 m .

The slowest trains will take 4 h 13 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
03:20PMParis Gare de l'Est3h38 06:58PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$1081One-way
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07:20AMParis Gare de l'Est3h38 10:58AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$661One-way
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07:20AMParis Gare de l'Est3h38 10:58AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$1081One-way
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03:20PMParis Gare de l'Est3h38 06:58PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$661One-way
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05:10PMParis Gare de l'Est3h49 08:59PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$1081One-way

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Overview: Train from Paris to Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance296 miles (478 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 38 min
priceAverage train ticket price$64 (€53)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, SNCF | TGV, TGV, SNCF | ICE, SNCF | TGV INOUI or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Paris to Frankfurt am Main cover the 296 miles (478 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 38 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, SNCF | TGV, TGV, SNCF | ICE, SNCF | TGV INOUI or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $64 (€53), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $54 (€45). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf.

Train companies: TGV and Deutsche Bahn from Paris to Frankfurt am Main trains

Find the best trains to Frankfurt am Main from Paris with Omio's travel partners TGV and Deutsche Bahn from $54 (€45). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

TGV
Deutsche Bahn

Book your TGV Paris to Frankfurt am Main train with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check TGV up-to-date train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Paris to Frankfurt am Main routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable TGV train tickets online that fit your budget. The distance from Paris to Frankfurt am Main is 296 miles (478 km), and the best price for a one-way Paris - Frankfurt am Main TGV train ticket starts at $60 (€50) if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your TGV ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by train. Waiting in a line at the train station to purchase your train ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your train tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with TGV!

  • Average Price: $60

TGV has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your TGV tickets to Frankfurt am Main from Paris and when traveling by train:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All cancellations and change fees requested more than three days before departure are removed until May 3rd, 2021. If you have booked with Omio, please contact us directly.

Quick Guide: Trains from Paris to Frankfurt

Average Price: €78
Trains per day: 10
Transfers: Direct, Karlsruhe
Average Time: 3:52
Fastest Route: 3:39
Slowest Route: 4:26


Trains from Paris to Frankfurt

Trains in Europe are an affordable way to travel between cities, with a number of companies offering domestic and international train routes. As well as direct trains from Paris to Frankfurt, there are indirect services that incur one or more changes. One-stop services involve a change at Brussels or Cologne. Train services for this route are available from about 6 a.m. until around 10 p.m. every day. There are usually one or two services per hour. The departure point is either Paris l'Est or Paris Nord, while the arrival point is Frankfurt Hbf station. The fastest way to travel by train is aboard the high-speed Deutsche Bahn ICE, which takes about 4 hours.

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Paris to Frankfurt Train Cost

Average prices for Trains from Paris to Frankfurt when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€130

1 Day in Advance

€120

1 Week in Advance

€70

2 Weeks in Advance

€70

1 Month in Advance

€39

3 Months in Advance

€39

Paris to Frankfurt Trains: General Information


Deutsche Bahn train ticket prices change frequently so there are no firm rules for finding the best prices. Travelers can usually offset some of cost of Paris to Frankfurt train tickets by planning ahead and checking the prices before booking.

  • autobus All Paris to Frankfurt trains are run by Deutsche Bahn.
  • autobus Most Paris to Frankfurt trains are direct, depart from either Paris Gare de l'Est or Paris Gare du Nord and arrive at Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof.
  • autobus The Paris to Frankfurt train journey takes as little as 3 hours and 39 minutes to arrive in Frankfurt.
  • autobus Most travelers book their Paris to Frankfurt train tickets 1 day in advance of the travel date.




Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Paris to Frankfurt trains decrease the further they are booked in advance:

  • It is 8% cheaper to book a Paris to Frankfurt train a day ahead of time rather than purchasing a ticket at the station.
  • Paris to Frankfurt train costs are 38% cheaper when booked 1 week in advance as opposed to purchasing a train ticket the day of.
  • Finally, Paris to Frankfurt train costs are 70% cheaper when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a train ticket the day you intend to travel.

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

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 67 €
2 weeks earlier 59 €14.%
3 weeks earlier 56 €20%
1 month before 54 €24%
2 months earlier 55 €22%
3 months earlier 54 €24%


Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from Paris - Frankfurt am Main. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

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 Paris - Frankfurt am Main 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 20% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Paris - Frankfurt am Main with 2 months in advance you save up to about 22% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 24%.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

Travel Tips: Trains from Paris 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 Paris to Frankfurt am Main.
FAQs

What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train from Paris to Frankfurt am Main?

Travel between Paris, France and Frankfurt am Main, Germany by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany from France?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • 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?

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 1/22/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Frankfurt am Main from Paris as this information can change.

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

The restriction level for your return train to Paris, France from Frankfurt am Main is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Paris 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 France from Frankfurt am Main?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

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

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

Last checked on 1/22/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Paris from Frankfurt am Main closer to your date of departure here here.

How much does a cheap train to Frankfurt am Main from Paris cost?

Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Paris to Frankfurt am Main for the next 7 days starting from $54 (€45)  one way.

How much does it cost to take a train to Frankfurt am Main from Paris?

The train price to Frankfurt am Main from Paris is on average $64 (€53)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.

How far is Paris to Frankfurt am Main by train?

The Paris to Frankfurt am Main train distance is approximately 296 miles (478 km).

How many hours is the train time between Paris and Frankfurt am Main?

On average the Paris to Frankfurt am Main train time is 3 h 38 min  covering the 296 miles (478 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

What train station in Paris goes to Frankfurt am Main? What train station do I come into Frankfurt am Main from Paris?

When departing from Paris, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. When arriving in Frankfurt am Main, you can end your journey in train stations like Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion.

Omio customers book a train from Paris Gare de Lyon   to Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf   most frequently for this route.

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

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Paris Gare de Lyon, located approximately 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from the city center of Paris. The most popular arrival train station in Frankfurt am Main, called Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, is located around 6.7 miles (10.8 km) away from its city center.

Which train providers can take me from Paris to Frankfurt am Main?

When taking a train from Paris to Frankfurt am Main, you can count on Deutsche Bahn, SNCF | TGV, TGV, SNCF | ICE, SNCF | TGV INOUI or Deutsche Bahn with connection for the best way to get you to Frankfurt am Main. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Paris and Frankfurt am Main and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

Are there any direct trains from Paris to Frankfurt am Main?

Yes, there are 5 direct trains between Paris and Frankfurt am Main per day with Deutsche Bahn or TGV  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you book your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.

How many train services are there between Paris and Frankfurt am Main a day?

The average number of trains departing Paris for Frankfurt am Main is 5 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

What are the first and last departure train times from Paris to Frankfurt am Main?

The first Paris to Frankfurt am Main train departs at 5: 55 AM   and the last train from Paris to Frankfurt am Main leaves at 6: 06 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Paris to Frankfurt am Main on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

How early should I purchase train tickets between Paris and Frankfurt am Main to score the best deals?

You can find trains from Paris to Frankfurt am Main to cost on average $64 (€53) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Paris to Frankfurt am Main train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Frankfurt am Main
Paris Gare de Lyon is the most popular Paris 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 Paris for your trip to Frankfurt am Main.
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+33 184943635
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Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Public transit options for Paris Gare de Lyon
Metro lines: 1, 14
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
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Public transit options for Paris Gare du Nord
Metro lines: 4, 5
Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
Train lines: RER B, D, E
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Mon - Fri: 06: 45 - 20: 30 | Sat: 09: 00 - 20: 00 | Sun: 09: 00 - 20: 30
Public transit options for Paris Gare de l'Est
Metro lines: 4, 5, 7
Bus lines: 31, 32, 35, 38, 39, 46, 54, 56, 91
Train lines: RER B, TGV, TGV/ICE, TER, Intercités, OUIGO, Transilien, Russian Railways
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Mon - Fri: 08: 00 - 19: 30 | Sat: 10: 00 - 18: 00
Public transit options for Paris Gare Saint-Lazare
Metro lines: 3, 9, 12, 13, 14
Bus lines: 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29, 32, 42, 43, 66, 80, 94, 95, 528, RoissyB
Train lines: TER, Intercités, Transilien J, Transilien L, RER E
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Mon - Sun: 10: 45 - 18: 00
Public transit options for Gare de Paris Bercy
Metro lines: 6, 14
Bus lines: 24, 87, N32, N35
Train lines: TER, Intercités
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Mon - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 00
Public transit options for Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
Metro lines: 5, 10
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 89, 91, 215
Train lines: TER Centre-Val de Loire, Intercités, Intercités de Nuit, Transilien, RER C