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Travel Information to Frankfurt from Paris

distanceDistance296 miles (478 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$25 - $82
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $25 (€22) • 8 h 48 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $82 (€74) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 296 miles (478 km) between Paris and Frankfurt. 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 $25 (€22). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Paris to Frankfurt.

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FAQs

Travel from Paris, France to Frankfurt, Germany is: Unrestricted.

Is international entry into Frankfurt from Paris restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Frankfurt, Germany from Paris?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Frankfurt, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 11/6/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Frankfurt from Paris closer to your planned date of departure here.

Return travel to Paris, France from Germany is: Unrestricted.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering France from Germany?

Entry into France is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into France from Germany?

Requirements for reentering France:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in France?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in France to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Recommended

The above information about your return travel to Paris, France was last verified on 11/6/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Paris from Frankfurt.

There are 4 travel options from Paris to Frankfurt: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Frankfurt is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $25 (€22) compared to other travel options to Frankfurt:

Taking a bus is about $58 (€52) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $82 (€74) for this route.

Taking a bus is usually $27 (€24) less than taking a train to Frankfurt, which costs on average $51 (€46) for the same trip.

The fastest way to get to Frankfurt from Paris is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 10 min.

Other travel options to Frankfurt can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 8 h 48 min   on average.

In comparison, getting to Frankfurt by train can take on average 3 h 49 min.

Frankfurt is approximately 296 miles (478 km) away from Paris.

The average frequency per day from Paris to Frankfurt is:

  • 4 buses a day.
  • 5 trains a day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Paris to Frankfurt:

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

    • You can travel to Frankfurt from Paris by flight with Lufthansa. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $82 (€74) with Lufthansa from Paris to Frankfurt.
    • You can travel to Frankfurt from Paris by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $51 (€46) with Deutsche Bahn from Paris to Frankfurt.
    Many of our customers traveling from Paris to Frankfurt don't make Frankfurt their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Frankfurt are Berlin, Kyiv or Amsterdam, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Frankfurt to any of these top destinations today!

    When planning your trip from Paris to Frankfurt, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

    • Bus tickets are costing on average $25 (€22) one way.
    • Plane tickets are costing on average $82 (€74) one way.
    • Train tickets cost on average $51 (€46) one way.

    However, we recommend buying tickets from Paris to Frankfurt online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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