Trains from Strasbourg to Frankfurt am Main

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Trip Summary

There are 6 daily trains from Strasbourg to Frankfurt am Main. Traveling by train from Strasbourg to Frankfurt am Main usually takes around 2 hours and 21 minutes, but the fastest DB Intercity-Express train can make the trip in one hour and 45 minutes.

Distance114 mi (184 km)
Fastest train1h 45m
Lowest price£24.95
Trains per day4
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company
Train lines4

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

In the last month, £41.16 was the average price of a train ticket from Strasbourg to Frankfurt am Main. This is a good price that is inexpensive compared to most train fares. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 29 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around £10.19 more than that for a same-day booking.

Monthly average prices

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If you are trying to decide when to travel from Strasbourg to Frankfurt am Main by train so you can score the best possible deal, your best bet would be to plan your trip for June. That’s when the average price for a train ticket is expected to be just £47 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Strasbourg to Frankfurt am Main in October, expect to spend more on your train trip, as the average ticket price usually surges to £54 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you have a high chance of scoring a ticket at a lower price.

Prices as travel date approaches

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If you want to score the best deal, you should plan to book your train trip online on Wanderu at least 29 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to Frankfurt am Main from Strasbourg will be about £10.19 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.

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

There are 4 train lines with service from Strasbourg to Frankfurt am Main. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 5 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
DB Intercity-Express22h 5m£48.88
Deutsche Bahn12h 33m£51.59
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company52h 29m£48.84
Non-federally owned railway company11h 57m£42.81
  • DB Intercity-Express

    DB Intercity-Express

    DB Intercity-Express train tickets from Strasbourg to Frankfurt am Main start from £25, and on average cost . Daily there are 2 DB Intercity-Express schedules to Frankfurt am Main. DB Intercity-Express in Strasbourg leaves from Gare Centrale Strasbourg . And in Frankfurt am Main trains arrive at Central Train Station .

    From Strasbourg to Frankfurt am Main train travel on DB Intercity-Express takes 2 hours and 5 minutes. If you are looking to get to Frankfurt am Main faster, DB Intercity-Express offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 45 minutes.

    If you're considering a weeked trip, DB Intercity-Express offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay for a one-way train ticket to Frankfurt am Main.

  • 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 Strasbourg to Frankfurt am Main start from £27, and on average cost . Daily there are 5 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Frankfurt am Main. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Strasbourg leaves from Gare Centrale Strasbourg . And in Frankfurt am Main trains arrive at Central Train Station .

    From Strasbourg to Frankfurt am Main train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 2 hours and 29 minutes. If you are looking to get to Frankfurt am Main faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 45 minutes.

    If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers 8 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay for a one-way train ticket to Frankfurt am Main.

  • Non-federally owned railway company

    Non-federally owned railway company

    Non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Strasbourg to Frankfurt am Main start from £25, and on average cost . Daily there are 1 Non-federally owned railway company schedules to Frankfurt am Main. Non-federally owned railway company in Strasbourg leaves from Gare Centrale Strasbourg . And in Frankfurt am Main trains arrive at Central Train Station .

    From Strasbourg to Frankfurt am Main train travel on Non-federally owned railway company takes 1 hours and 57 minutes. If you are looking to get to Frankfurt am Main faster, Non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 45 minutes.

    If you're considering a weeked trip, Non-federally owned railway company offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay for a one-way train ticket to Frankfurt am Main.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Strasbourg to Frankfurt am Main 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 Strasbourg to Frankfurt am Main?

The distance between Strasbourg and Frankfurt am Main is approximately 114 miles, or 184 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 21 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 45 minutes. As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains departing from Strasbourg to Frankfurt am Main tend to have the most passengers on Tuesday. With higher demand ticket prices also tend to be higher on Tuesday. If you are trying to snag a cheap train tickets or just want an emptier train you'll have better luck by booking travel departing on Thursday as the least number of people tend to travel then.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Strasbourg at 00:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 21:00. 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 Strasbourg to Frankfurt am Main?

There are 6 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 Strasbourg.

City Information

Strasbourg

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Located close to the border with Germany, Strasbourg is a city with a rich cultural history and amazing local landmarks. Do not make an itinerary through France without including Strasbourg! The city is the seat of many international organizations, and it features a unique Franco-German culture that distinguishes it from other French cities. The most popular local attraction is the Cathédrale Notre Dame, a sandstone Gothic cathedral that is remarkably well-preserved. The cathedral also houses an enormous astronomical clock that has been around since the 17th-century. You can also check out the Petite France district as you stroll around the city. The area is known for its quaint streets and timbered homes along a picturesque canal. If you're travelling with little ones, they'll enjoy the small, free zoo at Parc de l'Orangerie.

Strasbourg's unique geographical location features a vibrant food scene with distinctive cuisines. The Alsace region's top specialties include sauerkraut, flammeküche or flams, and baeckeoffe, a beef and pork stew. For a taste of these local dishes, check out the Skaechele, Zehnerglock, and Restaurant Les Chauvins Père & Fils.

Strasbourg is well-connected to French and German rail networks on SNCF and Deutsche Bahn trains. FlixBus and BlaBlaCar Bus coaches depart from Strasbourg, and it is also easy to go just across the border into Germany to take a coach departing from Kehl.

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 centre 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 neighbourhood 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 coach 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 Strasbourg?

Main departure station: Gare Centrale Strasbourg

There is one train station in Strasbourg.

All train stations in Strasbourg:

  • Gare Centrale Strasbourg

Where is the train station in Frankfurt am Main?

Main arrival station: Central Train Station

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

Train stations in Frankfurt am Main:

  • Central Train Station

  • Central Train Station

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