Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Großenkneten

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Frankfurt am Main - Großenkneten Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There are 16 daily trains from Frankfurt am Main to Großenkneten. Traveling by train from Frankfurt am Main to Großenkneten usually takes around 5 hours and 51 minutes, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn train can make the trip in 4 hours and 36 minutes.

Distance197 mi (316 km)
Fastest train4h 36m
Lowest price$63.06
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn
Train lines3

Which train should you take from Frankfurt am Main to Großenkneten?

There are 3 train lines with service from Frankfurt am Main to Großenkneten. Deutsche Bahn is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 12 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
DB Intercity-Express29h 24m$103.40
Deutsche Bahn125h 28m$131.41
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company46h 47m$83.22
  • DB Intercity-Express

    DB Intercity-Express

    DB Intercity-Express train tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Großenkneten start from $103, and on average cost . Daily there are 2 DB Intercity-Express schedules to Großenkneten. DB Intercity-Express in Frankfurt am Main leaves from Central Train Station . And in Großenkneten trains arrive at Huntlosen and one other train station.

    From Frankfurt am Main to Großenkneten train travel on DB Intercity-Express takes 9 hours and 24 minutes. If you are looking to get to Großenkneten faster, DB Intercity-Express offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 36 minutes.

  • Deutsche Bahn

    Deutsche Bahn

    Deutsche Bahn EuroCity, or Deutsche Bahn EC, is a train service in Germany with regular service to Frankfurt, Hamburg, Zurich, Copenhagen, Berlin, Warsaw, and Munich. Deutsche Bahn Eurocity trains can be single or double-decker, but all are air conditioned.

  • Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company

    Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company

    Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Großenkneten start from $63, and on average cost . Daily there are 4 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Großenkneten. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Frankfurt am Main leaves from Central Train Station . And in Großenkneten trains arrive at Ahlhorn and one other train station.

    From Frankfurt am Main to Großenkneten train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 6 hours and 47 minutes. If you are looking to get to Großenkneten faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 36 minutes.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Frankfurt am Main to Großenkneten during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train 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, train 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 train 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 train.

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 train journey from Frankfurt am Main to Großenkneten?

The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Großenkneten is approximately 197 miles, or 316 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 5 hours and 51 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 36 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

On a weekly basis, the greatest number of passengers tend to travel by trains from Frankfurt am Main to Großenkneten on Wednesday. Tickets for Wednesday tend to also be the most expensive. For savvy travelers looking for cheaper priced tickets search for travel departing on Wednesday. Wednesday also tend to have less passengers which may make boarding faster and let you snag your perfect seat.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Frankfurt am Main at 7:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 11:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Großenkneten?

There are 16 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Großenkneten to Frankfurt am Main.

City Information

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.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Frankfurt am Main?

Main departure station: Central Train Station

There are two stations in Frankfurt am Main where you can board the train to Großenkneten.

All train stations in Frankfurt am Main:

  • Central Train Station

  • Central Train Station

Where is the train station in Großenkneten?

Main arrival station: Ahlhorn

Großenkneten receives travelers from Frankfurt am Main at its two active train stations.

Train stations in Großenkneten:

  • Ahlhorn

  • Huntlosen

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