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York to Frankfurt am Main by train

  • First train
    04:00
  • Last train
    22:21
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    8hr 20m
  • Distance
    793 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    30
  • Avg. journey time
    14hr 31m
  • Train operators

Travelling from York to Frankfurt am Main by train

Fast trains from York to Frankfurt am Main take around 8 hours and 20 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 793 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between York and Frankfurt am Main.

1. Are there direct trains from York to Frankfurt am Main?

Journeys between York and Frankfurt am Main usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 32 departures on the route from York to Frankfurt am Main every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 25 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from York to Frankfurt am Main?

The York to Frankfurt am Main train travel time is normally about 8 hours and 20 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the York to Frankfurt am Main train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Frankfurt am Main is usually scheduled to depart York around 04:00 and the last train is around 22:21. At weekends the first train of the day leaves York around 04:40, and the last at 21:35.

When to book York to Frankfurt am Main train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 and a half months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from York to Frankfurt am Main by train.

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Which train companies operate between York and Frankfurt am Main?

More than one train company operates on the route from York to Frankfurt am Main, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • East Coast
  • Eurostar
  • Grand Central
  • Grand Central Railway
  • ICE
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • TGV
  • UK Rail Connections

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.