Trains from
Paris to Frankfurt (Main)

Paris to Frankfurt (Main) route details

Route overview

Avg. journey time5h 28m
Trains per day6
Fare range€29-€259

First & last trains

First train departs at06:01
Last train departs at20:55

Fastest journey

Fastest route3h 38m
ChangesDirect

Stations

Origin StationParis
Destination StationFrankfurt (Main)

Train times for Tue 22 Aug

13:55
18:00
Paris
Frankfurt (Main)
4h 05m1 change
15:20
18:58
Paris
Frankfurt (Main)
3h 38mDirect
15:55
19:53
Paris
Frankfurt (Main)
3h 58m1 change
17:10
20:58
Paris
Frankfurt (Main)
3h 48mDirect
17:55
22:08
Paris
Frankfurt (Main)
4h 13m2 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Paris to Frankfurt (Main) start at €77.91 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€77.91
14 days
in advance
€97.96
Avg. single price
On the day
€139.75
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Paris to Frankfurt (Main)?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Paris to Frankfurt (Main) is €29. To buy train tickets from Paris to Frankfurt (Main) for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Paris to Frankfurt (Main) by train?

The average journey time between Paris and Frankfurt (Main) is 5 hours and 28 minutes and the fastest journey time is 3 hours and 38 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 18 trains per day travelling from Paris to Frankfurt (Main). The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Paris to Frankfurt (Main)?

The first train from Paris to Frankfurt (Main) departs at 06:01. The last train from Paris to Frankfurt (Main) departs at 20:55. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Paris and Frankfurt (Main)?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Paris to Frankfurt (Main) without having to change trains. There are 6 direct trains from Paris to Frankfurt (Main). Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Paris?

By train, of course. See trains from Frankfurt (Main) to Paris.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. “14 days in advance” includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Paris to Frankfurt (Main) for a typical week day using timetable data for 22/08/2017. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 11/06/2017 for travel on 15/07/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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