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from Frankfurt am Main to Schaffhausen

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Travel Information to Schaffhausen from Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance166 miles (268 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$22 - $201
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $22 (€18) • 4 h 51 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $201 (€160) • 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa Cityline, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 166 miles (268 km) by flight, bus or train from Frankfurt am Main to Schaffhausen. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $22 (€18). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Lufthansa Cityline, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Frankfurt am Main to Schaffhausen.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel to Schaffhausen, Switzerland from Frankfurt am Main, Germany currently allowed?

Travel between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Schaffhausen, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Germany enter Switzerland?

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

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

Conditions of entry into Switzerland:

  • 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

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

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

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

This information was last checked on 9/23/21. 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 between Frankfurt am Main and Schaffhausen.

Are there restrictions on reentering Germany from Schaffhausen, Switzerland due to the coronavirus pandemic?

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 Schaffhausen, 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 Schaffhausen?

  • 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 9/25/21. 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 Schaffhausen here.

How do I go from Frankfurt am Main to Schaffhausen?

There are 3 ways that you can travel to Schaffhausen from Frankfurt am Main. You can take a flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Schaffhausen?

The cheapest way to travel to Schaffhausen from Frankfurt am Main is by taking a train with an average price of $22 (€18).

This is compared to other travel options to Schaffhausen:

Taking a train is about $179 (€142) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $201 (€160) for this route.

A train is generally $13 (€10) less than a bus for the same journey. Taking a bus costs on average $35 (€28) from Frankfurt am Main to Schaffhausen.

What is the quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Schaffhausen?

The quickest way to travel between Frankfurt am Main and Schaffhausen is by flight, which takes on average 50 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 9 h 40 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 4 h 51 min   of travel time.

How far is it from Frankfurt am Main to Schaffhausen?

The distance from Frankfurt am Main to Schaffhausen is approximately 166 miles (268 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Frankfurt am Main to Schaffhausen?

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

  • Around 10 trains per day.

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

Where do I depart from Frankfurt am Main? Where do I arrive in Schaffhausen?

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

  • Buses mostly depart from Frankfurt am Main, Hbf and arrive in Schaffhausen, Landhaus.
  • Trains mostly leave from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen and tend to arrive in Schaffhausen.
Which travel companies can take me from Frankfurt am Main to Schaffhausen?

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

  • Travel with Lufthansa Cityline for flights to Schaffhausen. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Lufthansa Cityline Frankfurt am Main to Schaffhausen tickets on Omio for $201 (€160).
  • Flixbus can take you to Schaffhausen by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Frankfurt am Main to Schaffhausen for $35 (€28).
  • Deutsche Bahn can take you to Schaffhausen by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn from Frankfurt am Main to Schaffhausen for $22 (€18).
Where should I go next after I travel to Schaffhausen from Frankfurt am Main?
Your trip from Frankfurt am Main to Schaffhausen doesn't have to end in Schaffhausen. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Zurich, Basel or Stuttgart. If you’d like to add Zurich, Basel or Stuttgart to your Frankfurt am Main to Schaffhausen tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Schaffhausen today!
How far in advance should I buy my Frankfurt am Main to Schaffhausen one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket for this route costs on average $201 (€160) one way.
  • A bus ticket is costing on average $35 (€28) one way for this route.
  • A train ticket for this trip is costing $22 (€18) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Frankfurt am Main to Schaffhausen 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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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Frankfurt am Main
Schaffhausen
Frankfurt(Main) Hbf
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