COVID-19 Travel Guide
Learn more ›

Compare train tickets from Paris to Frankfurt am Main

switcheroo

Paris-Frankfurt am Main Train Schedule

Find cheap rental carsFind great deals on cheap cars in the area.
RentalCars logotypeRentalCars logotype
from$40.06
No preview is currently available. Please try another date or search the full schedule.
Lowest PricesWe work directly with hundreds of bus & train carriers to find the best available fares.
No Wanderu FeesWe never add any extra fees. We just make it easy to book your bus & train tickets.
Best Travel OptionsWe help you find & compare the best buses and trains in one place.

Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Paris to Frankfurt am Main?

Lowest Price$97.79
Fastest Train3h 49m
Trains Per Day15
Train Lines4

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Paris to Frankfurt am Main right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

What is the price of a train ticket from Paris to Frankfurt am Main?

In the last month, $101.69 was the average price of a train ticket from Paris, to Frankfurt am Main, HE. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 8 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $109.25 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Paris to Frankfurt am Main?

The distance between Paris and Frankfurt am Main is approximately 297 miles, or 478 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 4 hours and 30 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 49 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?

Trains from Paris to Frankfurt am Main are the most crowded on Friday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Wednesday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Paris at 7:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 5:00pm. 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 Paris to Frankfurt am Main?

There are 15 scheduled trains on most days. 4 of these are direct connections to Frankfurt am Main. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Frankfurt am Main to Paris. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Paris to Frankfurt am Main for $29.53.

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

There are 4 train lines with service from Paris, to Frankfurt am Main, Hesse. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 10 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
DB Intercity-Express44h 15m$147.91
Deutsche Bahn104h 43m$128.91
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company104h 30m$134.42
Non-federally owned railway company13h 52m$117.88

Where is the train station in Paris?

There is one train station in Paris:

  • Paris Est

Where is the train station in Frankfurt am Main?

There are more train stations and stops in Frankfurt am Main than most cities. Most trains from Paris will stop at one (or more) of the 8 following stations in Frankfurt am Main:

  • Frankfurt-Sindlingen
  • Frankfurt-Zeilsheim
  • Frankfurt-Höchst Farbwerke
  • Central Train Station
  • Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  • Frankfurt-Unterliederbach
  • Frankfurt-Höchst
  • Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Regionalbf

Price trends for trains from Paris to Frankfurt am Main

Monthly average prices

$167$134$100$67$33FMAMJJASONDJ

Book buses and trains on the go with the Wanderu app.

Download our app and snag the best travel deals across North America & Europe.Learn more

wanderu
iPhone
wanderu
Android
Available on iOS & Android