How to travel from Frankfurt am Main to Ulm

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Travel Information from Frankfurt am Main to Ulm

distanceDistance132 miles (213 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, bus or flight
priceTicket price range$16 - $95
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $16 (€14) • 4 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $95 (€82) • 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 132 miles (213 km) by train, bus or flight between Frankfurt am Main and Ulm. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are BlaBlaCar Bus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Frankfurt am Main to Ulm.

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from Frankfurt am Main to Ulm

How to get from Frankfurt am Main to Ulm by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation
bus

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

FlixBus
05:15PM4h20
Frankfurt am Main
09:35PMUlm, Eberhard-Finckh-Straße
$321One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
FlixBus
05:15PM4h20
Frankfurt am Main
09:35PMUlm, Eberhard-Finckh-Straße
$321One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
FlixBus
04:10AM4h05
Frankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 2
08:15AMUlm, Eberhard-Finckh-Straße
$331One-way
0 transfers
Other options
FlixBus
02:15PM5h05
Frankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 2
07:20PMUlm, Eberhard-Finckh-Straße
$341One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
01:45PM5h35
Frankfurt am Main
07:20PMUlm, Eberhard-Finckh-Straße
$351One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
05:40PM4h40
Frankfurt am Main
10:20PMUlm, Eberhard-Finckh-Straße
$331One-way
0 transfers

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Travel from Frankfurt am Main to Ulm on BlaBlaCar Bus, Deutsche Bahn and FlixBus travel with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

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 Ulm travel.

    FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

      FAQs: Travel from Frankfurt am Main to Ulm

      FAQs: Travel to Ulm 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 Ulm.
      FAQs

      There are 3 options to travel between Frankfurt am Main and Ulm including taking a train, bus or flight.

      The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Ulm is by taking a bus with average ticket prices of $16 (€14) compared to other travel options to Ulm:

      Taking a bus costs $79 (€68) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $95 (€82) for the same trip.

      Taking a bus costs $1 (€1) less than taking a train, which costs on average $17 (€15) for the same trip.

      The fastest way from Frankfurt am Main to Ulm is by flight with an average journey time of 40 min.

      There are alternative travel options to Ulm that take longer:

      Getting to Ulm by bus takes 4 h 5 min on average.

      Getting to Ulm by train takes 2 h 1 min on average.

      Ulm is approximately 132 miles (213 km) away from Frankfurt am Main.

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

      • 5 buses a day.
      • 16 trains a day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Frankfurt am Main and Ulm 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 Ulm:

      • Most travelers who book a bus ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Ulm depart from Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen Frankfurt (Terminal 1 - Busparkplatz P36) to Ulm, ZOB.
      • Most travelers who purchase a train ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Ulm depart from Frankfurt am Main Flughafen to Ulm Hbf.

      The following travel companies offer services from Frankfurt am Main to Ulm:

      • BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus, BlaBlaCar, Globtour Medjugorjie or Croatia Bus d. O. O. Can get you to Ulm by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with FlixBus from Frankfurt am Main to Ulm for $16 (€14) on Omio.
      • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Ulm by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Frankfurt am Main to Ulm for $17 (€15) on Omio.

      Yes, there are direct services available from Frankfurt am Main to Ulm with the following travel companies:

      • 5 direct buses per day with FlixBus.
      • 10 direct trains per day with Deutsche Bahn.

      Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Ulm as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Ulm from Frankfurt am Main.

      Looking to extend your trip from Frankfurt am Main to Ulm? Many Omio customers who go from Frankfurt am Main to Ulm usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Munich, Stuttgart or Berlin. If you're looking to explore Paris, Munich, Stuttgart or Berlin from Ulm, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
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