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from Paris to Frankfurt am Main

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Sun
Sep 19
$162Deutsche Bahn with connection
$37BlaBlaCar Bus
$186HOP!
Mon
Sep 20
$112Deutsche Bahn
$32BlaBlaCar Bus
$186HOP!
Tue
Sep 21
$87Deutsche Bahn
$37BlaBlaCar Bus
$154HOP!
Wed
Sep 22
$87TGV
$37BlaBlaCar Bus
$186HOP!
Thu
Sep 23
$87Deutsche Bahn
$25BlaBlaCar Bus
$159Lufthansa
Fri
Sep 24
$87TGV
$32BlaBlaCar Bus
$154HOP!
Sat
Sep 25
$74TGV
$32BlaBlaCar Bus
$137Lufthansa
Sun
Sep 26
$102Deutsche Bahn
$32BlaBlaCar Bus
$136Lufthansa
Mon
Sep 27
$74TGV
$32BlaBlaCar Bus
$114Lufthansa
Tue
Sep 28
$56TGV
$32BlaBlaCar Bus
$114Lufthansa
Wed
Sep 29
$56TGV
$37BlaBlaCar Bus
$134HOP!
Thu
Sep 30
$37TGV
$19Flixbus
$92Lufthansa
Fri
Oct 1
$37TGV
$19BlaBlaCar Bus
$92Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 2
$56TGV
$32BlaBlaCar Bus
$92Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 3
$89Deutsche Bahn
$32BlaBlaCar Bus
$92Lufthansa
Mon
Oct 4
$68TGV
$32BlaBlaCar Bus
$118HOP!
Tue
Oct 5
$37TGV
$32BlaBlaCar Bus
$92Lufthansa
Wed
Oct 6
$37Deutsche Bahn
$37Flixbus
$92Lufthansa
Thu
Oct 7
$37Deutsche Bahn
$19Flixbus
$92Lufthansa
Fri
Oct 8
$37TGV
$19Flixbus
$92Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 9
$50TGV
$19BlaBlaCar Bus
$92Lufthansa Cityline

Travel Information from Paris to Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance296 miles (478 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$19 - $134
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $19 (€15) • 7 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $134 (€108) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, HOP! Or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 296 miles (478 km) by bus, flight or train between Paris and Frankfurt am Main. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $19 (€15). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are BlaBlaCar Bus, HOP! Or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Paris to Frankfurt am Main.

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Travel from Paris to Frankfurt: Journey Details

If you want to travel from Paris to Frankfurt, you can choose from all of the major transport options. Flying is easily the fastest way to reach Frankfurt, at just over an hour, but express trains only take a couple of hours longer, and buses are always available for those on a budget.

Return trips from Frankfurt to Paris are also available.

How to get from Paris to Frankfurt am Main

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Paris to Frankfurt am Main, 90,37% 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 Paris to Frankfurt am Main 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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Buses from Paris to Frankfurt

Daily buses from Paris to Frankfurt are provided by Megabus, Flixbus and Infobus, all of which offer at least one direct bus every day. The earliest bus of the day leave Port Maillot at 10:15 a.m., and the last service departs at 11:00 p.m. Expect the journey to Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to take between 7 hours 15 minutes and 8 hours 45 minutes.

Trains from Paris to Frankfurt

Deutsche Bahn operates fast daily trains from Paris to Frankfurt. Departures begin as early as 7:00 a.m., until the final direct train of the day at 7:06 p.m. All direct trains take a little under 4 hours to make the journey, and slightly slower indirect services are also available. All trains leave from Paris Gare de l'Est, so allow time to reach the station.

Flights from Paris to Frankfurt

Flights from Paris to Frankfurt are the fastest option for traveling between these two cities. Both Lufthansa and Air France provide non-stop services between the two cities, and the journey time is only 1 hour 15 minutes. All flights take off from Charles de Gaulle airport, starting at 7:00 a.m. and finishing at 9:00 p.m.

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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Frankfurt am Main
Gare Paris Bercy
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Paris Gallieni Porte Bagnolet
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 3
Paris Gare Montparnasse
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