Bus Connections

You can conveniently get to and from the airport using many bus lines.

– Terminal 1, Level 1, Stations 14–24 – Terminal 2, Concourse E, Exit 8

Stop for long-distance buses:

-P 36 between Terminals 1 and 2. From there you can walk to Terminal 1 or take the shuttle bus to Terminal 2.

Suburban Trains (S-Bahn)

You can take the RE, S8, and S9 trains from the airport straight to Frankfurt, Wiesbaden, Mainz, Kelsterbach, Offenbach, and Hanau or vice versa. Change trains at the Frankfurt central station for other cities.

Regional train station (for suburban, regional, and local trains): Terminal 1 (accessible from Level 0)

Long-Distance Train Station

Every day, more than 170 ICE and IC trains stop in the long-distance train station at Frankfurt Airport. The trip to or from Cologne or Stuttgart takes only an hour. It doesn’t get any faster than that!

  • Long-distance train station (for intercity trains): opposite Terminal 1
  • Just a short walk from Terminal 1
  • Only a few minutes from Terminal 2 by shuttle bus (stops at the bus station outside Concourse B, Terminal 1) or the SkyLine people mover (stops above Concourse B)

Check-in at the AiRail Terminal

If you’re arriving by train, you can use the convenient luggage check-in service at the AiRail Terminal just a few steps from the long-distance train station, provided that your airline offers this service. You’ll find more information at frankfurt-airport.com/en.

Lufthansa Express Rail

The Lufthansa Express Rail service raises the “train to plane” experience to a new level of comfort and convenience. You can check in online or using a mobile phone starting 23 hours before your train leaves and drop off your bags in the AiRail terminal after arriving at Frankfurt Airport. The AiRail boarding pass doubles as your ticket; it is only valid for the booked connection.

Rail & Fly

The Rail & Fly service offers reduced train fares and includes the use of local public transportation to get to your flight at no extra charge. This offer is available for all partner airlines of Deutsche Bahn (German Rail).