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Best price $ 20.50
Journey duration 4 h 26 min
Connections per day 339
First departure 01:01
Last departure 01:15
Distance 263.5 mi

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Berlin to Frankfurt?

The prices for train tickets from Berlin to Frankfurt vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from Berlin to Frankfurt will cost $ 9.96. The average train ticket price is approximately $ 66.36. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

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Trains from Berlin to Frankfurt

How long does the journey from Berlin to Frankfurt take by train?

In order to get from Berlin to Frankfurt faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Berlin and Frankfurt will complete the journey in 59 min. On average, it will take you about 4 h 27 min to travel the 263.5 mi between Berlin and Frankfurt.

What time are the first and last departures from Berlin to Frankfurt?

If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Berlin to Frankfurt leaving at 03:24. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 01:15.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

Which stations are used when traveling from Berlin to Frankfurt?

In Berlin, departure stations include Berlin Ostkreuz (Zug), Berlin Ostbf (Zug), Berlin Zoo Bf (Zug), Berlin-Lichtenberg Bf (Zug), Berlin-Spandau, Berlin Südkreuz, Berlin Gesundbrunnen, Berlin Südkreuz Bf (FlixTrain), Berlin Hbf (Zug), Berlin Hbf, Berlin Ostbahnhof, Berlin Hbf (tief) and Berlin Ostbahnhof (S). When you arrive in Frankfurt, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Frankfurt Süd Bf (Zug), Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Frankfurt(Main)Süd, Leipzig Hbf, Frankfurt (Main) Hbf, Frankfurt(M)Ostendstraße, Frankfurt(M)Hauptwache, Frankfurt(M)Konstablerwache and Leipzig Hbf (tief). Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many times a day do journeys run from Berlin to Frankfurt?

On average, there are 352.5 daily departures from Berlin to Frankfurt. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to 436 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain and SBB, and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 51 departures from Berlin which travel directly to Frankfurt. There are 301.5 journeys with one change or more.