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Overview: Train from Sankt Gallen to Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance188 miles (303 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 42 min
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Sankt Gallen to Frankfurt am Main cover the 188 miles (303 km) long route taking on average 5 h 42 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from St. Gallen and arrive in Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn trains Sankt Gallen to Frankfurt am Main

You can travel by train between Sankt Gallen and Frankfurt am Main with Deutsche Bahn. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train from Sankt Gallen to Frankfurt am Main. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Train information from Sankt Gallen to Frankfurt am Main with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 56 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 7 a day

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

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

Travel Tips: Trains from Sankt Gallen to Frankfurt am Main

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FAQs

Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Sankt Gallen and Frankfurt am Main?

Travel between Sankt Gallen, Switzerland and Frankfurt am Main, Germany by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany from Switzerland?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Sankt Gallen?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • 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 19/01/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Sankt Gallen to Frankfurt am Main as this information can change.

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

Return travel from Germany to Switzerland is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Sankt Gallen, Switzerland?

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

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

Last checked on 20/01/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Sankt Gallen from Frankfurt am Main.

How many miles is it from Sankt Gallen to Frankfurt am Main by train?

When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Frankfurt am Main from Sankt Gallen via train to be approximately 188 miles (303 km).

What is the average Sankt Gallen to Frankfurt am Main train duration?

While the time it takes to travel 188 miles (303 km) to Frankfurt am Main from Sankt Gallen can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Sankt Gallen to Frankfurt am Main is on average 5 h 42 min.

What is the departure train station in Sankt Gallen and arrival train station in Frankfurt am Main?

Some of the Sankt Gallen train stations to Frankfurt am Main you can start your journey from include St. Gallen, St. Gallen (CH), Lagerstrasse/Bhf and St. Gallen, Poststrasse. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Frankfurt am Main include Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from St. Gallen   and arriving in Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf.

Where is the train station in Sankt Gallen? Where is the train station in Frankfurt am Main?

Passengers board their train most frequently from St. Gallen and travel around 0.2 miles (376 m) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and need to travel approximately 6.7 miles (10.8 km) from the train station to the city centre in Frankfurt am Main.

What train companies go from Sankt Gallen to Frankfurt am Main?

For the best Sankt Gallen to Frankfurt am Main train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Frankfurt am Main from Sankt Gallen to compare what amenities they may offer.

How many train services are there to Frankfurt am Main from Sankt Gallen a day?

The average number of trains departing Sankt Gallen for Frankfurt am Main is 7 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Sankt Gallen
Frankfurt am Main
St. Gallen is the most popular Sankt Gallen 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 Sankt Gallen for your journey to Frankfurt am Main.