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Train Information between Manchester and Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance519 miles (837 km)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day

Trains from Manchester to Frankfurt am Main cover the 519 miles (837 km) long route taking on average 12 h 51 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train to Frankfurt am Main from Manchester?

Travel between Manchester, United Kingdom and Frankfurt am Main, Germany by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany from United Kingdom?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Manchester?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the safety rules to follow in Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

All travellers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 28/11/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Frankfurt am Main from Manchester as this information can change.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to United Kingdom from Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

Return travel from Germany to United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Manchester from Frankfurt am Main?

Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Frankfurt am Main?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 2 for vaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Manchester, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

Last checked on 28/11/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Manchester from Frankfurt am Main.

How far is it from Manchester to Frankfurt am Main by train?
You should expect to travel around 519 miles (837 km)  from Manchester to Frankfurt am Main by train.
How long is the train between Manchester and Frankfurt am Main?
The Manchester to Frankfurt am Main train duration is on average 12 h 51 min, which is to be expected when travelling 519 miles (837 km) from Manchester to Frankfurt am Main. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
Which train station in Manchester goes to Frankfurt am Main? Which train station do I come into Frankfurt am Main from Manchester?

When taking a train from Manchester, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Victoria and Manchester Oxford Road. When you arrive in Frankfurt am Main, your train can arrive in train stations including Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Manchester Piccadilly   to Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen.

Where do I find the Manchester train station to Frankfurt am Main? Where is the Frankfurt am Main train station?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Manchester Piccadilly and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Frankfurt am Main most often arrive at Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen and need to travel around 6 mile (s) / 10 km from this train station to the city centre.

How many train services per day are there from Manchester to Frankfurt am Main?
The average number of trains departing Manchester for Frankfurt am Main is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester
Frankfurt am Main
Manchester Piccadilly is the most popular Manchester 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 Manchester for your journey to Frankfurt am Main.
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