Berlin to Frankfurt

Berlin to Frankfurt

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Berlin to Frankfurt Schedule

Berlin to Frankfurt Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
CD 2nd Class Seat 00:20 - 03:18$ 209.18
CD 2nd Class Seat 05:29 - 07:28$ 204.57
CD 2nd Class Seat 06:26 - 11:39$ 205.90
CD 2nd Class Seat 08:31 - 12:44$ 207.79
CD 2nd Class Seat 11:30 - 15:39$ 208.86
CD 2nd Class Seat 13:04 - 16:56$ 204.57
CD 2nd Class Seat 15:05 - 18:56$ 207.79
CD 2nd Class Seat 17:28 - 21:44$ 207.79
CD 2nd Class Seat 19:04 - 22:56$ 209.18
FlixBus Economy 21:15 - 04:00$ 47.08
FlixBus Economy 22:30 - 05:55$ 26.61

Transportation from Berlin to Frankfurt

How to get from Berlin to Frankfurt

Travelling between Berlin and Frankfurt is possible by Flight, bus and train. Bus guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Bus is the slowest option.

The most expensive ticket will cost you USD 205.90 if you go by Train; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a bus+train which will set you back mere USD 26.00.

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

It can take you anywhere between 0 and 30 hours to travel between Berlin and Frankfurt depending on the means of transport you choose.

Bus is the fastest way to travel between Berlin and Frankfurt. Bus will bring you to your destination in . Bus does a much slower job and take about 1d 5h 55m to reach Frankfurt.

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

Travelling between Berlin and Frankfurt can be as cheap as USD 26.00 if you opt for a Flixtrain bus+train and as expensive as USD 205.90 if you buy a CD Train ticket.

Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.

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

  • 767 from Berlin to Frankfurt starting from 00:08 Berlin Hauptbahnhof until 21:28 Berlin Hauptbahnhof
  • 17 from Berlin to Frankfurt starting from 04:45 Berlin Alexanderplatz until 22:30 Berlin Schonefeld Airport
  • 10 from Berlin to Frankfurt starting from 06:30 Berlin Brandenburg Airport until 16:45 Berlin Tegel Airport

Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Berlin to Frankfurt.

What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?


Flying is the fastest and often the most expensive way to travel from Berlin to Frankfurt, but with a bit of luck you can score very good deals for as little as USD 87.00.

Things to remember: Note that some of the airlines may have restrictions on checked luggage weight or require paying extra for check-in, choosing seats or transportation of oversized luggage.

If opting for a flight, calculate the time you will spend getting to and from the airports as well as the waiting time before your flight, getting through immigration in case of an international flight and recovering your checked luggage.

In certain cases all these procedures can add no less than 5 hours to your total travel time.

Airlines flying between Berlin and Frankfurt



Travelling from Berlin to Frankfurt overland will inevitably take longer but in many cases it is the cheapest option if you opt for a bus.

Things to remember: For a more comfortable ride opt for a higher-class bus wherever possible. These buses usually have soft reclining seats and are equipped with air-conditioning and on-board toilets.

They often include water, snacks or a light lunch into your ticket price and make bathroom stops en-route.

Companies operating bus routes between Berlin and Frankfurt



Train is a often a great choice for long-haul travel especially if you opt for a night sleeper train with berths which will allow you to sleep all your journey through. To make the most of your train journey, choose the class of your ticket wisely.

Note that there are air-conditioned and fan-only carriages; private compartments for 2 or 4; hard and soft seats.
Though the upper class you get the smoother is your journey, often second class air-conditioned or fan-only sleepers are a good money saving alternative.

What is the most popular transport to get from Berlin to Frankfurt?

There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with Bus+Train remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.

Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route

  • 100% chosen Bus+Train
  • 1% Other