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Take the train from Frankfurt (Main) to Coburg in 3 hours 2 minutes

If you want to travel from Frankfurt (Main) to Coburg by train, you've come to the right place.

You can expect the journey from Frankfurt (Main) to Coburg by train to take around 4 hours 4 minutes. If you want to get there as quickly as possible, it can take as little as 3 hours 2 minutes on the fastest services. You'll usually find around 37 trains per day running on this route, which spans 164 km. You'll have to make 1 change along the way on your journey to Coburg. ICE, DB or Regiojet are the main rail operators on this route, all of which offer modern trains with plenty of space for luggage and comfortable seating.

Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to search for cheap ticket prices and we'll show you how much you can save. Tickets from Frankfurt (Main) to Coburg start from $18.40 when you book in advance.

If you want to know more about the journey, keep reading for train schedules, tips on finding cheap tickets and FAQs, including first and last train times. Want to go straight to booking? Start a search with us today!

Frankfurt (Main) to Coburg by train

It takes an average of 4h 4m to travel from Frankfurt (Main) to Coburg by train, over a distance of around 102 miles (164 km). There are normally 37 trains per day traveling from Frankfurt (Main) to Coburg and tickets for this journey start from $18.40 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 3h 2m
PriceFrom $18.40
Distance102 miles (164 km)
Frequency37 trains per day
First train01:17
Last train22:36
Departure stationFrankfurt (Main)
Arrival stationCoburg
Changes1 change
Train and bus operatorsRegiojet, Deutsche Bahn

Frankfurt (Main) to Coburg train times

Check out the next trains departing from Frankfurt (Main) to Coburg for mardi oct. 11e 2022. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
09:11 12:17 3h 6m, 2 changes
09:11 13:25 4h 14m, 1 change
09:53 13:56 4h 3m, 3 changes
10:36 14:19 3h 43m, 1 change
11:12 14:19 3h 7m, 2 changes
11:12 14:27 3h 15m, 1 change
12:19 15:27 3h 8m, 1 change
12:36 16:20 3h 44m, 1 change
12:53 16:20 3h 27m, 2 changes
12:53 17:23 4h 30m, 1 change

Deutsche Bahn, ICE (Intercity Express) and IC (Intercity) trains from Frankfurt (Main) to Coburg

You can travel from Frankfurt (Main) to Coburg on Deutsche Bahn, ICE (Intercity Express) and IC (Intercity) trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

PhotoJoachimKohlerBremen, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

The Deutsche Bahn Group is owned by the German State and controls the majority of rail traffic in Germany as well as in many border regions of the country. Every year, Deutsche Bahn transports several million passengers and many stations in Germany are served exclusively by DB trains, including the ICE, IC and EC fleet.

PhotoNelso Silva, under licence CC BY-SA 2.0

The high-speed train of Deutsche Bahn, with a maximum speed of 205 mph (330 km/h), the ICE connects major cities and is also used for international travel to neighbouring countries such as Austria, France and Denmark. This train is equipped with air conditioning, a dining car, a children's compartment and power sockets. Passengers enjoy a free WiFi connection throughout the duration of the ICE trip.

PhotoFalk2, under licence CC4.0

An express train running on German domestic routes, the Intercity is a little slower than the ICE and is also used for long distance trips. The integrated circuit covers long distances with a maximum speed of 125 mph (200 km/h). In recent years, trains of the new generation "Intercity 2" run on some lines at 100 mph (160 km/h) only – these trains, however, offer extra legroom and extra space for toddlers. They are also equipped with air conditioning, a food carriage and wheelchair parking spaces.

Cheap train tickets from Frankfurt (Main) to Coburg

The price of train tickets from Frankfurt (Main) to Coburg starts at $18.40 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Frankfurt (Main) to Coburg by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Frankfurt (Main) to Coburg

Want to know more about your journey from Frankfurt (Main) to Coburg? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Frankfurt (Main) to Coburg take?

The average journey time by train between Frankfurt (Main) and Coburg is 4 hours and 4 minutes, with around 37 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Frankfurt (Main) and Coburg by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Frankfurt (Main) to Coburg is 3 hours and 2 minutes.

How much does the train from Frankfurt (Main) to Coburg cost?

Train tickets from Frankfurt (Main) to Coburg can start from as little as $18.40 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Frankfurt (Main) to Coburg?

No, there are no direct train services from Frankfurt (Main) to Coburg. Travelling from Frankfurt (Main) to Coburg by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Frankfurt (Main) to Coburg leave?

The first train from Frankfurt (Main) to Coburg leaves at 01:17. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Frankfurt (Main) to Coburg leave?

The last train from Frankfurt (Main) to Coburg leaves at 22:36. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Frankfurt (Main) and Coburg by train?

Trains travelling from Frankfurt (Main) to Coburg cover a distance of around 102 miles (164 km) during the journey.

The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Frankfurt (Main) to Coburg for a typical week day using timetable data for 10/11/2022. 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 09/28/2022 for travel on 09/28/2022 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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