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from Paris to Frankfurt am Main

You can get from Paris to Frankfurt am Main by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Paris to Frankfurt am Main on 28 Sep we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:50Paris8h10 17:00Frankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 2
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£271One-way
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08:50Paris8h10 17:00Frankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 2
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£271One-way
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08:50Paris8h35 17:25Frankfurt am Main, Hbf
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£271One-way
15:19Paris Gare de l'Est3h39 18:58Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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£761One-way
13:10Paris Gare de l'Est3h49 16:59Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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£711One-way

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Mon
27 Sep
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£36Flixbus
£300Swiss
Tue
28 Sep
£71SNCF | ICE
£27BlaBlaCar Bus
£134HOP!
Wed
29 Sep
£67SNCF | TGV INOUI
£27Flixbus
£134HOP!
Thu
30 Sep
£80Deutsche Bahn
£18BlaBlaCar Bus
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Fri
1 Oct
£71Deutsche Bahn
£18BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sat
2 Oct
£54SNCF | TGV INOUI
£20Flixbus
£111HOP!
Sun
3 Oct
£108SNCF | TGV INOUI
£27BlaBlaCar Bus
£248Lufthansa
Mon
4 Oct
£62SNCF | ICE
£13Flixbus
£111HOP!
Tue
5 Oct
£40SNCF | ICE
£23BlaBlaCar Bus
£82Lufthansa
Wed
6 Oct
£53Deutsche Bahn
£27BlaBlaCar Bus
£82Lufthansa
Thu
7 Oct
£36TGV
£13Flixbus
£73HOP!
Fri
8 Oct
£36TGV
£13BlaBlaCar Bus
£82Lufthansa
Sat
9 Oct
£45TGV
£13BlaBlaCar Bus
£66Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
10 Oct
£62TGV
£13BlaBlaCar Bus
£66Lufthansa
Mon
11 Oct
£45TGV
£13Flixbus
£66Lufthansa
Tue
12 Oct
£40TGV
£23Flixbus
£73Lufthansa
Wed
13 Oct
£36TGV
£23BlaBlaCar Bus
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Thu
14 Oct
£45SNCF | TGV INOUI
£13BlaBlaCar Bus
£66Lufthansa
Fri
15 Oct
£36TGV
£13Flixbus
£66Lufthansa
Sat
16 Oct
£53TGV
£13Flixbus
£66Lufthansa
Sun
17 Oct
£46Deutsche Bahn
£18BlaBlaCar Bus
£82Lufthansa

Travel Information to Frankfurt am Main from Paris

distanceDistance296 miles (478 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£23 - £86
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £23 • 7 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £86 • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, HOP! Or TGV

Travel 296 miles (478 km) by coach, flight or train to Frankfurt am Main from Paris. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £23. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are BlaBlaCar Bus, HOP! Or TGV among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Paris to Frankfurt am Main.

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FAQs
Is international travel between Paris, France and Frankfurt am Main, Germany allowed?

Travel from Paris, France to Frankfurt am Main, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Frankfurt am Main from Paris restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Paris?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 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 are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 26/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Frankfurt am Main from Paris closer to your planned date of departure here.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Paris, France from Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

The restriction level for your return to Paris, France from Germany is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Conditions of reentry into France:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Paris, France?

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

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

This information about your return travel to France was last checked on 26/09/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Paris from Frankfurt am Main closer to your date of departure here.

What are my Paris to Frankfurt am Main travel options?

There are 3 ways to travel from Paris to Frankfurt am Main including taking a coach, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel between Paris and Frankfurt am Main?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Paris to Frankfurt am Main. Tickets for a coach cost on average £23.

This is compared to other travel options to Frankfurt am Main:

A coach is about £63 less than a flight, which costs on average £86 for this trip.

A coach is generally £39 less than a train for the same journey. A train costs on average £62 from Paris to Frankfurt am Main.

What is the fastest way to get to Frankfurt am Main from Paris?

The fastest way to get to Frankfurt am Main from Paris is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 10 min.

There are alternative travel options to Frankfurt am Main that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Frankfurt am Main by coach can take on average 7 h 35 min.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 3 h 49 min.

What is the distance from Paris to Frankfurt am Main?

The distance between Paris and Frankfurt am Main is around 296 miles (478 km).

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

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

  • 5 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Paris and Frankfurt am Main as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Paris to Frankfurt am Main?

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

  • Coaches from Paris to Frankfurt am Main most often leave from Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) and arrive in Frankfurt am Main, Hbf.
  • Flights most often depart from Paris at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport and arrive in Frankfurt am Main at Frankfurt am Main Airport.
  • Trains from Paris to Frankfurt am Main most often leave from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen.
Which travel companies can get me from Paris to Frankfurt am Main?

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

  • Travel with BlaBlaCar Bus to go to Frankfurt am Main by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find BlaBlaCar Bus Paris to Frankfurt am Main tickets on Omio for £23.
  • Travel with HOP! To go to Frankfurt am Main by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find HOP! Paris to Frankfurt am Main tickets on Omio for £86.
  • Travel with TGV for trains to Frankfurt am Main. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for TGV Paris to Frankfurt am Main tickets on Omio for £62.
Is it possible to travel directly to Frankfurt am Main from Paris?

Yes, there are direct routes from Paris to Frankfurt am Main with the following travel companies:

  • You can check for a direct coach to Frankfurt am Main with Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or BlaBlaCar Bus with direct coaches per day.
  • You can find direct flights per day to Frankfurt am Main with HOP! Or Lufthansa.
  • You can check for a direct train to Frankfurt am Main with Deutsche Bahn, TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | ICE with 5 direct trains per day.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Frankfurt am Main tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this journey.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Paris to Frankfurt am Main?
Looking to extend your trip from Paris to Frankfurt am Main? Many Omio customers who go from Paris to Frankfurt am Main usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Munich or Amsterdam. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Munich or Amsterdam from Frankfurt am Main, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How early should I buy Paris to Frankfurt am Main tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • The price of a coach ticket is £23 one way on average for this journey.
  • The price of a plane ticket is £86 one way on average for this trip.
  • The price of a train ticket for this route is £62 one way on average.

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