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Cheap train tickets from Berlin to Frankfurt am Main

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

Lowest Price€9.99
Fastest Train3h 47m
Trains Per Day26
Train Lines5
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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Berlin to Frankfurt am Main?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Berlin to Frankfurt am Main is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Berlin to Frankfurt am Main was €23.46. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 21 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of €85.89 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from Berlin to Frankfurt am Main?

The distance between Berlin and Frankfurt am Main is approximately 263.31 miles, or 423.66 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 4 hours and 38 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 47 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Berlin to Frankfurt am Main?

On Saturday trains from Berlin to Frankfurt am Main are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Berlin to Frankfurt am Main?

Typically there are 26 schedules to compare for your trip to Frankfurt am Main. On the route to Frankfurt am Main 5 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Deutsche Bahn offers the most scheduled departures between Berlin to Frankfurt am Main, usually offering 55.667 trips per day. 7 train trips per day are direct connections to Frankfurt am Main, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Berlin to Frankfurt am Main, which start at €9.89.

Here are the 5 train companies that operate from Berlin to Frankfurt am Main

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Berlin to Frankfurt am Main start from €18.23, and on average cost €66.44. Daily there are 55.666667 Deutsche Bahn schedules to Frankfurt am Main. Deutsche Bahn in Berlin leaves from Train Station (tief) and one other station. And in Frankfurt am Main trains arrive at Frankfurt-Zeilsheim and 8 other train stations.

From Berlin to Frankfurt am Main train travel on Deutsche Bahn takes 5 hours and 21 minutes. If you are looking to get to Frankfurt am Main faster, Deutsche Bahn offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 47 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn offers 61.666667 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay €54.06 for a one-way train ticket to Frankfurt am Main.

Avg. Time
5h 21m
Avg. Price
€66.44

DB Intercity

DB Intercity train tickets from Berlin to Frankfurt am Main start from €44.72, and on average cost €44.72. Daily there are 1 DB Intercity schedules to Frankfurt am Main. DB Intercity in Berlin leaves from Train Station (tief), And in Frankfurt am Main trains arrive at Central Train Station,

From Berlin to Frankfurt am Main train travel on DB Intercity takes 6 hours and 14 minutes. If you are looking to get to Frankfurt am Main faster, DB Intercity offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 47 minutes.

Avg. Time
6h 14m
Avg. Price
€44.72

DB Intercity-Express

DB Intercity-Express train tickets from Berlin to Frankfurt am Main start from €15.18, and on average cost €64.10. Daily there are 50.833333 DB Intercity-Express schedules to Frankfurt am Main. DB Intercity-Express in Berlin leaves from Train Station (tief) and one other station. And in Frankfurt am Main trains arrive at Central Train Station and 7 other train stations.

From Berlin to Frankfurt am Main train travel on DB Intercity-Express takes 4 hours and 29 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 3 hours and 47 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, DB Intercity-Express offers 52.333333 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay €42.28 for a one-way train ticket to Frankfurt am Main.

Avg. Time
4h 29m
Avg. Price
€64.10

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Berlin to Frankfurt am Main start from €24.95, and on average cost €77.94. Daily there are 19 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Frankfurt am Main. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Berlin leaves from Train Station (tief) and one other station. And in Frankfurt am Main trains arrive at Frankfurt-Höchst and 3 other train stations.

From Berlin to Frankfurt am Main train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 4 hours and 51 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 3 hours and 47 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers 20 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay €76.53 for a one-way train ticket to Frankfurt am Main.

Avg. Time
4h 51m
Avg. Price
€77.94

FlixTrain

FlixTrain train tickets from Berlin to Frankfurt am Main start from €9.99, and on average cost €26.89. Daily there are 3.525424 FlixTrain schedules to Frankfurt am Main. FlixTrain in Berlin leaves from Train Station (tief) and one other station. And in Frankfurt am Main trains arrive at Frankfurt Süd Station,

From Berlin to Frankfurt am Main train travel on FlixTrain takes 4 hours and 33 minutes. If you are looking to get to Frankfurt am Main faster, FlixTrain offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 47 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, FlixTrain offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay €29.75 for a one-way train ticket to Frankfurt am Main.

Avg. Time
4h 33m
Avg. Price
€26.89
There are 3 train stations in Berlin with trains to Frankfurt am Main. For this route, the busiest departing train stations are:
  • Train Station (tief)
  • Train Station
  • Berlin Südkreuz
There are 10 different stations where trains from Berlin arrive in Frankfurt am Main. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination. These are the busiest arriving train stations in Frankfurt am Main:
  • Central Train Station
  • Frankfurt Süd Station
  • Frankfurt-Höchst Farbwerke
  • Frankfurt-Zeilsheim
  • Frankfurt-Sindlingen
  • Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  • Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Regionalbf
  • Frankfurt-Höchst
  • Frankfurt-Unterliederbach
  • Central Train Station

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