Travel from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$38 | 4h 13min Train$94 | 3h 29min Bus24 lb of CO2
  1. Train$52
    3h 58min · 44 lb of CO2
  2. Bus$43
    4h 51min · 27 lb of CO2
  3. Drive$17
    2h 23min · 27 lb of CO2

Aachen to Frankfurt am Main Trains

train tickets from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main

$98 · 3h 58min
Train
Train Tickets
About $98
Travel Duration
3h 58min
Aachen - Aachen-Rothe Erde
DB from Aachen-Rothe Erde to Schwelm WestDB · 1h 49minRE4
Sankt Augustin - St Augustin Markt
DB from St Augustin Markt to Frankfurt (M) Flughafen RegionalbfDB · 2h 8minICE43
Frankfurt am Main - Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf

train tickets from Aachen to Frankfurt (M) Taunusanlage

$52 · 4h 29min
Train
Train Tickets
About $52
Travel Duration
4h 29min
Aachen - Aachen Schanz
DB from Aachen Schanz to RumelnDB · 1h 56minRB33
Troisdorf - Spich
DB from Spich to Frankfurt (M) TaunusanlageDB · 2h 32minICE41
Westend-Süd - Frankfurt (M) Taunusanlage

train tickets from Aachen to Frankfurt (M) Galluswarte

$54 · 4h 27min
Train
Train Tickets
About $54
Travel Duration
4h 27min
Aachen - Aachen-Rothe Erde
DB from Aachen-Rothe Erde to AngermundDB · 1h 26minRE1
Langenfeld - Langenfeld (Rhld) Berghausen
DB from Langenfeld (Rhld) Berghausen to Frankfurt (M) GalluswarteDB · 3h 0minICE41
Gutleutviertel - Frankfurt (M) Galluswarte

train tickets from Eilendorf to Frankfurt am Main

$94 · 3h 29min
Train
Train Tickets
About $94
Travel Duration
3h 29min
Eilendorf - Eilendorf
DB from Eilendorf to Düsseldorf FlughafenDB · 1h 20minRE1
Sankt Augustin - St Augustin Markt
DB from St Augustin Markt to Frankfurt (M) Flughafen RegionalbfDB · 2h 8minICE43
Frankfurt am Main - Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf

Aachen to Frankfurt am Main Buses

bus tickets from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main

$43 · 4h 51min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $43
Travel Duration
4h 51min

bus tickets from Aachen to Wiesbaden

$38 · 4h 13min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $38
Travel Duration
4h 13min

bus tickets from Aachen to Mainz

$39 · 4h 23min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $39
Travel Duration
4h 23min

Drive from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main

Driving from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main

$17 · 2h 23min

It's 124 miles between Aachen to Frankfurt am Main. On a typical day, it might take between 2h 23min and 2h 30min from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 2h 37min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Frankfurt am Main by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $16.

Our recommendation to Frankfurt am Main

Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main?

On your trip from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train.

Aachen to Frankfurt am Main Hesse - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to Frankfurt am Main is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Aachen/Frankfurt am Main buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Aachen is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between Aachen North Rhine-Westphalia and Frankfurt am Main during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Frankfurt am Main traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to Frankfurt am Main is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main is by bus. The bus costs $38 roughly and will take 4 hours 13 minutes.

Is there a train from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main?

Yes, trains between Aachen area and Frankfurt am Main, but there is no direct route. They are operated by {operators}. In total, it will take roughly 3 hours 58 minutes. We recommend catching the train at Aachen, which is about 0 miles from Aachen. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at St Augustin Markt Sankt Augustin, Spich Troisdorf, Langenfeld (Rhld) Berghausen Langenfeld.

How long does it take from Aachen to Frankfurt am Main by car?

The total distance between Aachen and Frankfurt am Main is 124 miles and will take you about 2 hours 23 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $17.

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