How to travel from Frankfurt am Main to Freiburg im Breisgau

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Travel Information from Frankfurt am Main to Freiburg im Breisgau

distanceDistance151 miles (243 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, bus or flight
priceTicket price range$11 - $168
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $11 (€10) • 2 h 6 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $168 (€147) • 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus, Lufthansa Cityline (2) or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 151 miles (243 km) by train, bus or flight from Frankfurt am Main to Freiburg im Breisgau. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are FlixBus, Lufthansa Cityline (2) or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Frankfurt am Main to Freiburg im Breisgau.

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from Frankfurt am Main to Freiburg im Breisgau

How to get from Frankfurt am Main to Freiburg im Breisgau by train, bus or flight.

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bus

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

FlixBus
08:15AM3h45
Frankfurt am Main
12:00PMFreiburg, ZOB
$241One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
FlixTrain
04:06PM2h27
Frankfurt am Main
06:33PMFreiburg, ZOB
$191One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
Swiss
03:00PM0h55
Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)
03:55PMZurich Airport (ZRH)
$6461One-way
0 transfers
Other options
Deutsche Bahn
10:06AM2h06
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
12:12PMFreiburg Hbf
$731One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
09:49AM2h12
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
12:01PMFreiburg Hbf
$731One-way
1 transfer
Deutsche Bahn
09:51AM2h10
Frankfurt Airport long-distance station
12:01PMFreiburg Hbf
$851One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
09:30AM4h00
Frankfurt am Main
01:30PMFreiburg, ZOB
$241One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
11:00AM3h45
Frankfurt am Main
02:45PMFreiburg, ZOB
$241One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
03:35AM4h20
Frankfurt am Main
07:55AMFreiburg, ZOB
$241One-way
0 transfers
Lufthansa
04:30PM0h55
Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)
05:25PMZurich Airport (ZRH)
$6801One-way
0 transfers
Lufthansa
09:45AM0h55
Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)
10:40AMZurich Airport (ZRH)
$7401One-way
0 transfers
Helvetic Airways
08:50AM0h55
Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)
09:45AMZurich Airport (ZRH)
$7401One-way
0 transfers

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How to get from Frankfurt am Main to Freiburg im Breisgau

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Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Frankfurt am Main to Freiburg im Breisgau, 100,00% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Freiburg im Breisgau and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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FlixBus and Deutsche Bahn will get you between Frankfurt am Main and Freiburg im Breisgau at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best travel times, prices and tickets for your trip.

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 Frankfurt am Main to Freiburg im Breisgau 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 Frankfurt am Main to Freiburg im Breisgau

      FAQs: Travel to Freiburg im Breisgau 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 Frankfurt am Main to Freiburg im Breisgau.
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      There are 3 travel options to Freiburg im Breisgau from Frankfurt am Main. You can take a train, bus or flight.

      The cheapest way to travel from Frankfurt am Main to Freiburg im Breisgau is a train with an average price of $11 (€10).

      This is compared to other travel options from Frankfurt am Main to Freiburg im Breisgau:

      A train is $2 (€2) less than a bus with an average ticket price of $14 (€12) from Frankfurt am Main to Freiburg im Breisgau.

      Taking a train costs $156 (€137) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $168 (€147) for the same trip.

      The fastest way from Frankfurt am Main to Freiburg im Breisgau is by flight with an average journey time of 55 min.

      There are alternative travel options to Freiburg im Breisgau that take longer:

      Taking a bus requires on average 3 h 35 min of travel time.

      Getting to Freiburg im Breisgau by train takes 2 h 6 min on average.

      You should expect to travel around 151 miles (243 km) between Frankfurt am Main and Freiburg im Breisgau.

      The average frequency per day from Frankfurt am Main to Freiburg im Breisgau is:

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

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Frankfurt am Main to Freiburg im Breisgau 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 Frankfurt am Main to Freiburg im Breisgau:

      • Most travelers catch their bus from Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen Frankfurt (Terminal 1 - Busbahnhof) and arrive in Freiburg im Breisgau Train Station.
      • Most travelers board their train from Frankfurt am Main Flughafen and arrive in Freiburg im Breisgau, Hauptbhf/ZOB.

      The following travel companies offer services from Frankfurt am Main to Freiburg im Breisgau:

      • Travel with FlixBus or BlaBlaCar to go to Freiburg im Breisgau by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find FlixBus Frankfurt am Main to Freiburg im Breisgau tickets on Omio for $14 (€12).
      • Travel with Lufthansa Cityline (2) or Edelweiss Air to go to Freiburg im Breisgau by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Lufthansa Cityline (2) Frankfurt am Main to Freiburg im Breisgau tickets on Omio for $654 (€572).
      • Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or České dráhy can take you to Freiburg im Breisgau by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for FlixTrain from Frankfurt am Main to Freiburg im Breisgau for $11 (€10).

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

      • You'll find 1 direct bus a day to Freiburg im Breisgau with FlixBus.
      • You can find 6 direct trains per day to take to Freiburg im Breisgau with Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or České dráhy.

      Direct services to Freiburg im Breisgau 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 journey.

      Your trip from Frankfurt am Main to Freiburg im Breisgau doesn't have to end in Freiburg im Breisgau. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Berlin, Basel, Strasbourg or Munich. If you’d like to add Paris, Berlin, Basel, Strasbourg or Munich to your Frankfurt am Main to Freiburg im Breisgau tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Freiburg im Breisgau today!
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