How to travel from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main

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from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main

How to get from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main by train, bus or flight.

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bus

The best way to travel from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

FlixBus
09:05AM3h45
Aachen
12:50PMFrankfurt am Main
$341One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
FlixBus
02:25PM4h35
Aachen
07:00PMFrankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 2
$321One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
Lufthansa
03:05PM0h50
Dusseldorf Airport (DUS)
03:55PMFrankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)
$1881One-way
0 transfers
Other options
Deutsche Bahn
09:51AM3h37
Aachen Hbf
01:28PMFrankfurt am Main Flughafen
$891One-way
2 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
08:51AM3h07
Aachen Hbf
11:58AMFrankfurt Airport long-distance station
$1071One-way
1 transfer
Deutsche Bahn
08:51AM2h32
Aachen Hbf
11:23AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
$1121One-way
1 transfer
FlixBus
02:25PM4h00
Aachen
06:25PMFrankfurt am Main
$341One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
03:10PM4h05
Aachen
07:15PMFrankfurt am Main
$341One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
12:30PM4h20
Aachen
04:50PMFrankfurt am Main
$391One-way
0 transfers
Lufthansa
10:45AM0h50
Dusseldorf Airport (DUS)
11:35AMFrankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)
$2201One-way
0 transfers
Lufthansa
08:35AM0h50
Dusseldorf Airport (DUS)
09:25AMFrankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)
$2201One-way
0 transfers
Lufthansa
06:00AM0h50
Dusseldorf Airport (DUS)
06:50AMFrankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)
$2201One-way
0 transfers

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Travel Information from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance123 miles (198 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, bus or flight
priceTicket price range$39 - $15
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $15 (€13) • 3 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $92 (€80) • 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus, Lufthansa Cityline (2) or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 123 miles (198 km) by train, bus or flight to Frankfurt am Main from Aachen. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are FlixBus, Lufthansa Cityline (2) or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, ferry, flight or train from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main.

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

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of travel services and makes on average about 40,000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of travel 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 Aachen to Frankfurt am Main travel.

    FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost travel companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance travel services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

      FAQs: Travel from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main

      FAQs: Travel 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 Aachen to Frankfurt am Main.
      FAQs

      There are 3 travel options from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main: train, bus or flight.

      The cheapest way to travel between Aachen and Frankfurt am Main is a bus with an average price of $15 (€13).

      This is compared to other travel options from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main:

      A bus is () less than a ferry with an average ticket price of () from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main.

      A bus is $77 (€67) less than a flight with an average ticket price of $92 (€80) from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main.

      Taking a bus costs $24 (€21) less than taking a train, which costs on average $39 (€34) for the same trip.

      The fastest way from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main is by flight with an average journey time of 50 min.

      There are alternative travel options to Frankfurt am Main that take longer:

      Bus takes 3 h 30 min on average.

      Train takes 1 h 59 min on average.

      You should expect to travel around 123 miles (198 km) between Aachen and Frankfurt am Main.

      The average frequency per day from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main is:

      • 7 buses a day.
      • Around 6 trains per day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main as scheduled services by train, bus or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main:

      • Most travelers take a bus from Aachen, Henricistraße / Kühlwetterstraße to Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen Frankfurt (Terminal 1 - Busparkplatz P36).
      • Most travelers take a train from Aachen Hbf to Frankfurt am Main Flughafen.

      The following travel companies offer services from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main:

      • FlixBus, BlaBlaCar or Croatia Bus d. O. O. Can take you to Frankfurt am Main by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for FlixBus from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main for $15 (€13).
      • Lufthansa Cityline (2) can get you to Frankfurt am Main by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Lufthansa Cityline (2) from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main for $168 (€145) on Omio.
      • Deutsche Bahn can take you to Frankfurt am Main by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main for $39 (€34).

      Yes, there are direct routes from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main with the following travel companies:

      • You'll find 4 direct buses a day to Frankfurt am Main with FlixBus.
      • You can find 6 direct trains per day to take to Frankfurt am Main with Deutsche Bahn.

      Direct services to Frankfurt am Main tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

      Many of our customers traveling from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main don't make Frankfurt am Main their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Frankfurt am Main are Paris, Berlin, Amsterdam, Munich or Cologne, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Frankfurt am Main to any of these top destinations today!
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