How to travel from Frankfurt am Main to Montreux

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Travel Information to Montreux from Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance266 miles (429 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeFlight • $208 (€186) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Air France or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 266 miles (429 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train from Frankfurt am Main to Montreux. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, Air France or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Frankfurt am Main to Montreux.

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Travel between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Montreux, Switzerland is: Fully open.

Can travelers from Germany enter Switzerland?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Montreux from Frankfurt am Main?

Conditions of entry into Switzerland:

  • There are no current restrictions

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Montreux, Switzerland?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 6/25/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Frankfurt am Main to Montreux.

The restriction level for your return to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Switzerland is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to Frankfurt am Main from Montreux restricted?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Frankfurt am Main from Montreux?

Conditions of reentry into Germany:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

You should observe these safety measures in Germany as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Germany was last checked on 6/28/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Frankfurt am Main from Montreux closer to your date of departure here.

There are 4 travel options from Frankfurt am Main to Montreux: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Montreux from Frankfurt am Main is by taking a ferry, which costs on average $1 (€1).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Montreux:

Taking a ferry is usually $25 (€22) less than taking a bus to Montreux, which costs on average $25 (€22) for the same trip.

Taking a ferry is usually $208 (€186) less than taking a flight to Montreux, which costs on average $208 (€186) for the same trip.

A ferry is $45 (€40) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Frankfurt am Main to Montreux costing on average $45 (€40).

The fastest way to get to Montreux from Frankfurt am Main is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 5 min.

Other travel options to Montreux can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 7 h 45 min   of travel time.

In comparison, getting to Montreux by ferry can take on average 0 h 0 min.

In comparison, getting to Montreux by train can take on average 5 h 51 min.

Montreux is approximately 266 miles (429 km) away from Frankfurt am Main.

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

  • 1 bus a day.
  • Around 9 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Frankfurt am Main and Montreux as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

  • Most travelers board their bus from Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen (Terminal 1) and arrive in Montreux.
  • Most travelers take a train from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf to Montreux.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Frankfurt am Main to Montreux:

  • You can go to Montreux from Frankfurt am Main by bus with Flixbus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $25 (€22) with Flixbus from Frankfurt am Main to Montreux on Omio.
  • You can travel between Frankfurt am Main and Montreux by flight with Air France. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $208 (€186) with Air France from Frankfurt am Main to Montreux.
  • You can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Montreux with Deutsche Bahn. Cheap tickets can be found for $45 (€40) with Deutsche Bahn from Frankfurt am Main to Montreux.
Your trip from Frankfurt am Main to Montreux doesn't have to end in Montreux. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Geneva, Milan or Lausanne. If you’d like to add Geneva, Milan or Lausanne to your Frankfurt am Main to Montreux tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Montreux today!

When planning your trip from Frankfurt am Main to Montreux, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing $25 (€22) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average $208 (€186) one way.
  • Ferry tickets cost $1 (€1) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $45 (€40) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Montreux online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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