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from Frankfurt am Main to Montreux

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Travel Information between Frankfurt am Main and Montreux

distanceDistance266 miles (429 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range$37 - $121
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $37 (€30) • 10 h 51 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $121 (€97) • 3 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSwiss or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 266 miles (429 km) by flight or train between Frankfurt am Main and Montreux. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $37 (€30). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Swiss or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Frankfurt am Main to Montreux.

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FAQs
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Montreux, Switzerland if I’m coming from Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

International travel from Frankfurt am Main, Germany to Montreux, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Can I enter Switzerland if coming from Germany?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Montreux if traveling from Frankfurt am Main?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What measures do I need to follow in Montreux, Switzerland due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Switzerland must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/23/21; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip to Montreux from Frankfurt am Main.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Montreux, Switzerland?

The current restriction level for returning to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Switzerland is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Montreux, Switzerland?

Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Frankfurt am Main from Montreux?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

Which rules do I need to follow in Frankfurt am Main, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/26/21. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Frankfurt am Main from Montreux here.

How do I travel from Frankfurt am Main to Montreux?

There are 2 ways to travel from Frankfurt am Main to Montreux including taking a flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Frankfurt am Main to Montreux?

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Montreux is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $37 (€30) compared to other travel options to Montreux:

A train is $84 (€67) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Frankfurt am Main to Montreux costing on average $121 (€97).

What is the fastest way from Frankfurt am Main to Montreux?

The fastest way from Frankfurt am Main to Montreux is by flight with an average journey time of 3 h 45 min.

There are alternative travel options to Montreux that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 10 h 51 min   of travel time.

What is the distance between Frankfurt am Main and Montreux?

The Frankfurt am Main to Montreux distance is around 266 miles (429 km).

When traveling from Frankfurt am Main to Montreux, what are the departure and arrival points in Frankfurt am Main and Montreux?

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

  • Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Montreux most often leave from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen and arrive in Montreux.
Which travel companies can take me from Frankfurt am Main to Montreux?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Frankfurt am Main to Montreux, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Swiss can take you to Montreux by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Swiss from Frankfurt am Main to Montreux for $121 (€97).
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Montreux by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Frankfurt am Main to Montreux tickets on Omio for $37 (€30).
What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Frankfurt am Main to Montreux?
Many of our customers traveling from Frankfurt am Main to Montreux don't make Montreux their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Montreux are Geneva, Milan or Lausanne, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Montreux to any of these top destinations today!
How early should I buy Frankfurt am Main to Montreux tickets online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Frankfurt am Main to Montreux, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A plane ticket is costing on average $121 (€97) one way for this trip.
  • A train ticket for this journey is costing $37 (€30) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Frankfurt am Main to Montreux tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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