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from Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen

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20 Oct
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Travel Information between Frankfurt am Main and Friedrichshafen

distanceDistance173 miles (279 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£16 - £67
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £16 • 8 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £67 • 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 173 miles (279 km) by coach, flight or train between Frankfurt am Main and Friedrichshafen. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £16. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen.

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Travel from Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen
Travel to Friedrichshafen 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 Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen.
FAQs
What are my travel options from Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen?

There are 3 ways that you can travel between Frankfurt am Main and Friedrichshafen. You can take a coach, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way from Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen, which costs on average £16.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Friedrichshafen:

A coach is £51 less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen costing on average £67.

A coach journey is usually £5 less than a journey to Friedrichshafen by train, which costs on average £21 for the same trip.

What is the quickest way from Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen?

The quickest way to travel to Friedrichshafen from Frankfurt am Main is by flight, which takes on average 50 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 8 h 10 min   of travel time.

In comparison, going by train can take 3 h 33 min   on average.

How far is it from Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen?

The distance from Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen is approximately 173 miles (279 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen?

The average frequency per day from Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen is:

  • 12 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Friedrichshafen from Frankfurt am Main as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen:

  • Most travellers board their coach from Frankfurt am Main, Hbf and arrive in Friedrichshafen, Maybachplatz.
  • Most travellers take a flight from Frankfurt am Main Airport to Friedrichshafen Airport.
  • Most travellers board their train from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen and arrive in Friedrichshafen Stadt.
Which travel operators can get me from Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen?

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

  • Travel with Flixbus for coaches to Friedrichshafen. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen tickets on Omio for £16.
  • Travel with Lufthansa Cityline for flights to Friedrichshafen. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Lufthansa Cityline Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen tickets on Omio for £67.
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn for trains to Friedrichshafen. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Deutsche Bahn Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen tickets on Omio for £21.
Can I find a direct route to Friedrichshafen from Frankfurt am Main?

Yes, there are direct services available between Frankfurt am Main and Friedrichshafen with the following travel operators:

  • You can travel directly by coach with BlaBlaCar with direct coaches per day.
  • You can take a direct train with with 12 direct trains per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Friedrichshafen as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Friedrichshafen from Frankfurt am Main.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen?
Many of our customers travelling from Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen don't make Friedrichshafen their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Munich, Berlin or Zurich, either of which you could add to your Frankfurt am Main and Friedrichshafen trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Friedrichshafen to any of these top destinations today!
How early should I purchase tickets between Frankfurt am Main and Friedrichshafen online for the best deals?

Before travelling from Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is £16 one way on average for this route.
  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £67 one way for this route.
  • The price of a train ticket for this route is £21 one way on average.

But we recommend booking Frankfurt am Main to Friedrichshafen tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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