Berlin to Frankfurt

Berlin to Frankfurt

  Sep 25, 2021, 56 trips (16 – 0)

Other Options



7h First: 8:00 Last: 22:50

From 16


1h 10m First: 6:45 Last: 20:00

From 129


3h 52m First: 5:28 Last: 21:28

From 149

Buses and Trains

7h 16m Deps: 7:24, 8:28

From 34

Berlin to Frankfurt Schedule

Berlin to Frankfurt Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
CD 2nd Class Seat 05:28 - 09:44€ 148.90
CD 2nd Class Seat 06:30 - 10:44€ 148.90
FlixBus Economy 08:00 - 17:05€ 22.99
Flixtrain Standard 08:28 - 18:45€ 33.98
Lufthansa Economy #LH17708:45 - 09:55€ 149.94
CD 2nd Class Seat 10:30 - 14:44€ 148.90
CD 2nd Class Seat 12:30 - 16:44€ 148.90
CD 2nd Class Seat 14:30 - 18:44€ 148.90
CD 2nd Class Seat 16:30 - 20:44€ 148.90
CD 2nd Class Seat 18:30 - 22:44€ 148.90
CD 2nd Class Seat 21:28 - 02:15€ 148.90
FlixBus Economy 22:15 - 08:40€ 29.98

Transportation from Berlin to Frankfurt

How to get from Berlin to Frankfurt

When you want to get from Berlin to Frankfurt, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Bus
  • Train

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Bus ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about EUR 212.16. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as EUR 15.06.

How far is Berlin from Frankfurt?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Berlin to Frankfurt. Your trip will be a total of 348 miles (559 km). The flying distance is 376 miles (604 km).

How long does it take to get from Berlin to Frankfurt?

The travel time from Berlin to Frankfurt can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 16 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Berlin to Frankfurt?

The cost of the trip from Berlin to Frankfurt varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Blablabus: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as EUR 15.06 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as EUR 212.16.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Berlin to Frankfurt:

  • Bus tickets - EUR 15.00 to EUR 39.00;
  • Bus+Train price: EUR 31.00 - EUR 55.00. From Berlin to Frankfurt starting from 08:28 Frankfurt Airport until 22:03 Frankfurt Airport
  • Plane tickets - EUR 132.00 to EUR 212.00;
  • Train tickets - EUR 149.00 to EUR 149.00;

How many trips per day are there between Berlin and Frankfurt?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Flights from Berlin to Frankfurt depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 08:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 22:50. There are 1 available bus trips every day.
  • 1 by Bus+Train from Berlin to Frankfurt starting from 08:28 Frankfurt Airport until 22:03 Frankfurt Airport
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 1 trains per day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Berlin to Frankfurt. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is EUR 132.00.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Berlin to Frankfurt


Taking a bus from Berlin to Frankfurt is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.


Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks.

The most popular transport from Berlin to Frankfurt

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Berlin to Frankfurt? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 100% decided to go for a bus.