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Travel Information from Cardiff to Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance525 miles (846 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • £180 • 23 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesKLM

Take a flight to travel 525 miles (846 km) to Frankfurt am Main from Cardiff. KLM is the main travel provider operating this route. Travellers can even take a direct from Cardiff to Frankfurt am Main.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Cardiff, United Kingdom currently allowed?

International travel from Cardiff, United Kingdom to Frankfurt am Main, Germany is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany if coming from United Kingdom?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Frankfurt am Main if travelling from Cardiff?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in 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)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What measures do I need to follow in Frankfurt am Main, Germany due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Germany must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 27/10/2021; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Cardiff and Frankfurt am Main.

Are there restrictions on reentering United Kingdom from Frankfurt am Main, Germany due to the coronavirus pandemic?

The restriction level for your return to Cardiff, United Kingdom from Germany is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Cardiff from Frankfurt am Main restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Cardiff from Frankfurt am Main?

Conditions of reentry into United Kingdom:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 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 providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Cardiff, United Kingdom?

You should observe these safety measures in United Kingdom as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to United Kingdom was last checked on 26/10/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Cardiff from Frankfurt am Main closer to your date of departure here.

What are my travel options from Cardiff to Frankfurt am Main?

Getting from Cardiff to Frankfurt am Main includes taking a flight.

How many miles are between Cardiff and Frankfurt am Main

The Cardiff to Frankfurt am Main distance is approximately 525 miles (846 km).

What are the departure and arrival points in Cardiff and in Frankfurt am Main?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Cardiff to Frankfurt am Main:

  • Flights from Cardiff to Frankfurt am Main most often leave from Cardiff Airport and arrive in Frankfurt am Main Airport.
Which travel companies can take me from Cardiff to Frankfurt am Main?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Cardiff to Frankfurt am Main, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

  • KLM can get you to Frankfurt am Main by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with KLM from Cardiff to Frankfurt am Main for £180 on Omio.
What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Frankfurt am Main from Cardiff?
Omio customers who travel from Cardiff to Frankfurt am Main often also extend their holiday to go to Berlin, Paris or Munich. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Frankfurt am Main and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I purchase Cardiff to Frankfurt am Main tickets online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip to Frankfurt am Main from Cardiff, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing £180 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Cardiff and Frankfurt am Main online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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