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Overview: Train from Kiel to Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance296 miles (477 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 47 min
priceAverage train ticket price£17 (€19)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Kiel to Frankfurt am Main cover the 296 miles (477 km) long route taking on average 4 h 47 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £17, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £16. Travellers depart most frequently from Kiel Hbf and arrive in Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn trains Kiel to Frankfurt am Main

Travel to Frankfurt am Main from Kiel from £16 with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient trip for you.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main operator of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Kiel to Frankfurt am Main train.

  • Average Price: £16

Deutsche Bahn has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by train between Kiel and Frankfurt am Main:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply

Travel Tips: Trains from Kiel to Frankfurt am Main

Travel by train to Frankfurt am Main easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Kiel to Frankfurt am Main.
FAQs

How much do cheap trains to Frankfurt am Main from Kiel cost?

Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Kiel and Frankfurt am Main for the next 7 days starting from £16  one way.

How much does the train from Kiel to Frankfurt am Main cost on average?

The Kiel to Frankfurt am Main train ticket price is on average £17  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.

How far is it from Kiel to Frankfurt am Main by train?

You should expect to travel around 296 miles (477 km)  to Frankfurt am Main from Kiel by train.

What is the average Kiel to Frankfurt am Main train duration?

The train time from Kiel to Frankfurt am Main is on average 4 h 47 min  for the 296 miles (477 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Kiel and Frankfurt am Main by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

Which train station from Kiel to Frankfurt am Main do I depart from? Which Frankfurt am Main train station from Kiel do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Kiel to start your journey from including Kiel Hbf, Kiel, Hbf Kaistraße and Kiel-Hassee CITTI-PARK. In Frankfurt am Main you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Kiel Hbf   and arrive in Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf.

Where is the train station in Kiel to go to Frankfurt am Main? Where is the train station in Frankfurt am Main located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Kiel Hbf, is located 0.4 miles (731 m) from the city centre of Kiel.

The most popular arrival train station, Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, is located 6.7 miles (10.8 km) away from the city centre of Frankfurt am Main.

What train companies offer a service from Kiel to Frankfurt am Main?

For the journey from Kiel to Frankfurt am Main you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Kiel and Frankfurt am Main on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

How many trains per day are there between Kiel and Frankfurt am Main?

On average, there are 16 trains a day from Kiel to Frankfurt am Main. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When does the first train depart from Kiel to Frankfurt am Main? When does the last train depart from Kiel to Frankfurt am Main?

You can take the first train from Kiel to Frankfurt am Main at 05: 13   or take the last train from Kiel to Frankfurt am Main leaving at 20: 02. Look for the latest Kiel Frankfurt am Main train schedule on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.

How far in advance should I buy train tickets between Kiel and Frankfurt am Main for the best deals?

You can find a train to Frankfurt am Main from Kiel to cost on average £17 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Kiel to Frankfurt am Main train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Kiel
Frankfurt am Main
Kiel Hbf is the most popular Kiel railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Kiel for your journey to Frankfurt am Main.