Travel from Frankfurt am Main to Oberhausen

Train
$37
3h 30min
34 lb of CO2
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Bus
$43
4h 52min
27 lb of CO2
Flight
$236
4h 28min
402 lb of CO2

Frankfurt am Main to Oberhausen Flights

There are 1 airports — FRA — that make sense to fly out of from Frankfurt am Main and 1 airports — DUS — to access Oberhausen. The best deals are usually found by flying out of FRA.

Drive
$17
2h 22min
27 lb of CO2

Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Oberhausen

It's 123 miles between Frankfurt am Main to Oberhausen. On a typical day, it might take between 2h 22min and 2h 29min from Frankfurt am Main to Oberhausen under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 2h 36min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Oberhausen 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.

What is the best way to travel from Frankfurt am Main to Oberhausen?

The are 8 different ways across 4 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Frankfurt am Main to Oberhausen. If you're only considering the price, you should check out the train out of Frankfurt am Main towards Oberhausen, as it is the cheapest to Oberhausen. It's common to find tickets for as low as $24. DB operates from Frankfurt am Main to Oberhausen, so you book your trip with them! Take the train, it is cheaper and more comfortable than the bus!

When to book trip from Frankfurt am Main to Oberhausen?

On your trip from Frankfurt am Main to Oberhausen, 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.

Frankfurt am Main to Oberhausen North Rhine-Westphalia - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Frankfurt am Main to Oberhausen. 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 Oberhausen is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Frankfurt am Main/Oberhausen buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Frankfurt am Main 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 Frankfurt am Main Hesse and Oberhausen 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 Frankfurt am Main to Oberhausen? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Oberhausen 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 Oberhausen 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 Frankfurt am Main to Oberhausen?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Frankfurt am Main to Oberhausen is by train. The train costs $25 roughly and will take 3 hours 7 minutes.

How much does it cost to take the train from Frankfurt am Main to Oberhausen?

The train costs about $25 between Frankfurt am Main and Oberhausen. In total, the train will take roughly 3 hours 7 minutes and there are no connections that you will have to make. We recommend catching the train at Frankfurt (Main) Süd, which is 2 miles from Frankfurt am Main. Further, once you arrive at Oberhausen Hbf or you will still have 2 miles to Oberhausen.

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

The total distance between Frankfurt am Main and Oberhausen is 123 miles and will take you about 2 hours 22 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $17.

Frankfurt am Main to Oberhausen Travel Information

Cheapest Way Train — $25
Fastest Way Train — 3h 7min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 21 lb CO2
Available Modes 4 modes — train, bus, flight and by car
Distance 122 miles
Travel Companies DB

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