How to travel from Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen

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Travel Information from Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen

distanceDistance173 miles (279 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$19 - $156
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $19 (€18) • 3 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $156 (€147) • 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 173 miles (279 km) from Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen. 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 $19 (€18). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen.

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There are 4 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to travel from Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen is by taking a train with an average price of $19 (€18).

This is compared to other travel options to Friedrichshafen:

Taking a train is usually $2 (€2) less than taking a bus to Friedrichshafen, which costs on average $21 (€20) for the same trip.

A train is generally $137 (€129) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $156 (€147) from Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen.

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

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

In comparison, going by bus can take 7 h 10 min   on average.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 3 h 35 min   of travel time.

Friedrichshafen is approximately 173 miles (279 km) away from Frankfurt am Main.

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

  • 14 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Friedrichshafen from Frankfurt am Main 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 Friedrichshafen:

  • Most travelers take a bus from Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen (Terminal 1) to Friedrichshafen, Maybachplatz.
  • Most travelers catch their flight from Frankfurt am Main Airport and arrive in Friedrichshafen Airport.
  • Most travelers who book a train ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen depart from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf to Friedrichshafen Stadt.

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

  • You can travel from Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $21 (€20) with Flixbus from Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen.
  • You can go to Friedrichshafen from Frankfurt am Main by plane with Lufthansa Cityline. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $156 (€147) with Lufthansa Cityline from Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen on Omio.
  • You can travel to Friedrichshafen from Frankfurt am Main by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $19 (€18) with Deutsche Bahn from Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen.

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

  • You'll find 1 direct train a day to Friedrichshafen with Deutsche Bahn.

Direct services to Friedrichshafen 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 Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen don't make Friedrichshafen their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Friedrichshafen are Munich, Berlin or Zurich, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Friedrichshafen to any of these top destinations today!

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

  • A bus ticket for this trip costs on average $21 (€20) one way.
  • A plane ticket for this route is costing $156 (€147) one way on average.
  • A train ticket costs $19 (€18) one way on average for this trip.

But we recommend booking Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen 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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