Frankfurt am Main to Gießen by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:22
  • Last train
    00:46
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    40m

Travelling from Frankfurt am Main to Gießen by train

The fastest trains from Frankfurt am Main to Gießen take around 40 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 53 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Frankfurt am Main and Gießen.

Direct trains run between Frankfurt am Main and Gießen.

We usually find around 60 direct trains on the route from Frankfurt am Main to Gießen every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 58 departures. The duration is normally about 40 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Gießen is usually scheduled to depart Frankfurt am Main around 05:21 and the last train is around 00:46. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Frankfurt am Main around 05:08, and the last at 00:31.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Frankfurt am Main to Gießen train tickets?

Trains in Germany usually open for booking around 6 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 Frankfurt am Main to Gießen by train.

Which trains operate between Frankfurt am Main and Gießen?

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

  • Hessische Landesbahn
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn

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

Find journey information for Gießen to Frankfurt am Main

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail 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.

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