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About the train journey from Frankfurt (Main) to Plön

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The train from Frankfurt (Main) to Plön usually takes 6 hours 30 minutes on average to travel 290 miles (466 km), although the quickest services can take as little as 5 hours 38 minutes. You can expect to find 22 trains per day running on this popular route. As there aren’t any direct services running between Frankfurt (Main) and Plön, you’ll need to make 1 change on your way to Plön.

To help you get the best train deals, we'll highlight the cheapest train ticket prices from Frankfurt (Main) to Plön in our Journey Planner. Just remember, the sooner you book your tickets, the more you'll save, as advance tickets start from €23.90.

Keep reading for more information about the train journey to Plön, including FAQs, timetables with first and last train times and tips on booking cheap train tickets. If you’re ready to book, just start a search for tickets with us today.

Frankfurt (Main) to Plön by train

It takes an average of 6h 30m to travel from Frankfurt (Main) to Plön by train, over a distance of around 290 miles (466 km). There are normally 22 trains per day travelling from Frankfurt (Main) to Plön and tickets for this journey start from €23.90 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 5h 38m
PriceFrom €23.90
Distance290 miles (466 km)
Frequency22 trains per day
First train00:52
Last train23:24
Departure stationFrankfurt (Main)
Arrival stationPlön
Changes1 change

Frankfurt (Main) to Plön train times

Check out the next trains departing from Frankfurt (Main) to Plön for Tuesday 1st February 2022. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
05:58 11:44 5h 46m, 2 changes
06:58 12:44 5h 46m, 1 change
07:58 13:44 5h 46m, 2 changes
08:58 14:44 5h 46m, 2 changes
09:58 15:44 5h 46m, 2 changes
10:58 16:44 5h 46m, 2 changes
11:58 17:44 5h 46m, 1 change
12:58 18:44 5h 46m, 1 change
13:58 19:44 5h 46m, 2 changes
14:58 20:44 5h 46m, 2 changes

Cheap train tickets from Frankfurt (Main) to Plön

The price of train tickets from Frankfurt (Main) to Plön starts at €23.90 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 Plön 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.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Frankfurt (Main) to Plön? 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 Plön take?

The average journey time by train between Frankfurt (Main) and Plön is 6 hours and 30 minutes, with around 22 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 Plön by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Frankfurt (Main) to Plön is 5 hours and 38 minutes.

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

Train ticket prices from Frankfurt (Main) to Plön can start from as little as €23.90 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

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

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

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

The first train from Frankfurt (Main) to Plön leaves at 00:52. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from Frankfurt (Main) to Plön leaves at 23:24. 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 Plön by train?

Trains travelling from Frankfurt (Main) to Plön cover a distance of around 290 miles (466 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Plön to Frankfurt (Main).
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Frankfurt (Main) to Plön for a typical week day using timetable data for 02/01/2022. 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 11/01/2021 for travel on 11/01/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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