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Frankfurt - Butzbach Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There are 2 daily trains from Frankfurt to Butzbach. Traveling by train from Frankfurt to Butzbach usually takes around 49 minutes, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn train can make the trip in 40 minutes.

Distance22 mi (36 km)
Fastest train0h 40m
Lowest price$19.82
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn
Train lines1

Which train should you take from Frankfurt to Butzbach?

Deutsche Bahn is the one and only train line which connects Frankfurt am Main, Hesse to Butzbach, Hesse. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Deutsche Bahn20h 49m$22.38

Frequently Asked Questions

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

The distance between Frankfurt and Butzbach is approximately 22 miles, or 36 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 49 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 40 minutes. It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Butzbach.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Frankfurt to Butzbach are the most crowded on Thursday. 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 Thursday 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 Frankfurt at 6:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 2:00pm. 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 to Butzbach?

Trains leave the station in Frankfurt twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. However, there are no direct trains. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you change trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Butzbach to Frankfurt.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Frankfurt?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Frankfurt.

Where is the train station in Butzbach?

Arrival stations

Butzbach receives travelers from Frankfurt at its two active train stations.

Train stations in Butzbach:

  • Ostheim(b Butzbach)

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