Buses from Ostend to Frankfurt am Main
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There are 4 intercity buses per day from Ostend to Frankfurt am Main. Traveling by bus from Ostend to Frankfurt am Main usually takes around 10 hours, but the fastest FlixBus bus can make the trip in 9 hours and 25 minutes.
|Distance||263 mi (424 km)|
|Shortest duration||9h 0m|
|Trips per day||4|
|Most frequent service||FlixBus|
What bus companies travel from Ostend to Frankfurt am Main?
On Wanderu there is one intercity bus company that operates from Ostend to Frankfurt am Main. FlixBus is the only company that connects the two cities by bus available on Wanderu. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.
|Bus||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
First launched in Germany in 2013, FlixBus has become one of the largest intercity bus companies in Europe. Its fleet travels through nearly every country in Europe, including the U.K. FlixBus operates an average of 4 trips from Ostend to Frankfurt am Main, and usually makes the trip in about 9 hours and 43 minutes. On your trip, you'll enjoy Wi-Fi and live GPS, as well as restrooms, air conditioning, and power outlets.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Ostend to Frankfurt am Main during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
How long is the bus ride?
The bus takes an average of 10 hours to cover the 424 kilometers from Ostend to Frankfurt am Main. However, the fastest bus only takes 9 hours and 25 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Ostend?
The first bus leaves at 1:00pm and the last bus leaves at 8:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Ostend to Frankfurt am Main, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many bus schedules are there most days?
There are 4 scheduled buses that travel from Ostend to Frankfurt am Main every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from Ostend to Frankfurt am Main without transferring.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Ostend to Frankfurt am Main; ticket prices start at $127.99.
Frankfurt am Main
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Frankfurt is Germany's financial hub, home to the European Central Bank. This riverside city offers a variety of cultural and historical attractions scattered between its financial institutions and shops.
Your first stop should be Old Town, along the river Main. Once the center of the city, the Old Town district is now the site of the Römer, or city hall, along a row of picturesque timber houses. Stop in Kleinmarkthalle, a bustling indoor market, to grab a sausage for a snack before wandering through some of Old Town's museums: Saalgasse, Dommuseum, and Museum für Moderne Kunst (Museum MMK) will get you started. Two of Frankfurt's most prominent churches, St. Bartholomew Cathedral and St. Nicholas Church, are also in the area.
Food is always delightful in Frankfurt. Several Michelin-star restaurants will entice you, including Restaurant Lafleur, Restaurant Gustav, Restaurant Villa Merton, and Carmelo Greco. If you prefer more affordable dining and lively nightlife, head to the Bahnhofsviertel neighborhood near the city's train station.
The train station in Bahnhofsviertel serves national and international rail lines for Deutsche Bahn, DB Intercity, FlixTrain, vlexx, and Railjet. You can also reach Frankfurt easily on bus carriers like FlixBus and Sindbad. Plus, flying in and out of Frankfurt is a breeze, as the airport is one of the largest in Germany and the main hub for the Lufthansa airline.
Where does the bus leave from in Ostend?
Most buses depart from the main station in Ostend.
All bus stations in Ostend:
Where does the bus arrive in Frankfurt am Main?
These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Frankfurt am Main.
Bus stations in Frankfurt am Main:
Central Bus Station
FRA Frankfurt Airport
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