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Heidelberg and Rhine Valley Day Trip from Frankfurt

Heidelberg and Rhine Valley Day Trip from Frankfurt
Duration:
11 hours
From:
USD 179.48
Visit two of Germany's most charming places on a full-day trip from Frankfurt. With an expert guide to show you around Heidelberg, you'll explore the ruins at Heidelberg Castle and see its medieval Old Town, the Karl Theodor Bridge and Heidelberg University. Your afternoon is spent discovering the UNESCO World Heritage-listed stretch of the Rhine River Valley, where you'll embark on a River Rhine cruise before enjoying a local wine-tasting session and dinner.

Private Tour: Customizable Rhine Valley Day Trip from Frankfurt

Private Tour: Customizable Rhine Valley Day Trip from Frankfurt
Duration:
8 hours
From:
USD 148.01
Customize your own itinerary for this day trip to Germany's UNESCO World Heritage–listed Rhine Valley from Frankfurt. Spend a day with a private guide, traveling through dramatic landscapes dotted with medieval castles, rolling vineyards and historic towns. In addition to pointing out star attractions and explaining the region's history, your guide will be glad to arrange a wine tasting, a river cruise, a castle tour, a scenic cable car ride or any other activity you wish; all food and activity fees are at your own expense.

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Frankfurt Airport Train Recommendations


 
IHateTaxis.com recommends the Frankfurt Airport train service.

The Frankfurt Airport train is a very efficient way of getting to town or beyond, although the ticket machines may be a bit challenging to figure out. For the S-Bahn into the city, a photo is shown above the ticket machine, and basically you should follow these steps:


  • Select a destination on the list on the machine, and pick out its code.
  • Punch the destination code number in the machine, and select a coloured button below for single adult, child, etc.
  • Pay the amount for the ticket.


Frankfurt Airport Train Rates & Fares


The S-Bahn train from Frankfurt Airport fare is EUR 3.60 with travel time around 12-15 minutes (a day travel card is available for EUR 7.30). Tickets available from the machines. Press code 50 for the city centre. Machines do give information in English. Your ticket is also valid on any connecting buses. Payment at machines is in EUR (coins, 5 or 10 ONLY, no other denominations) or German ATM Eurocards. Credit cards and other currencies are NOT accepted.


Frankfurt Airport Train Details

Frankfurt Airport Train

Frankfurt Airport train photo

There are several Frankfurt Airport train options, operating from 2 train stations below Terminal 1:


  • FRA Long-Distance Train Station (Fernbahnof) "T"- high-speed InterCityExpress (ICE) long-distance train service, with special AIRail check-in
  • FRA Regional Train Station (Regionalbahnof) "S" - train service to/from the city of Frankfurt and other cities in the region (see below)
  • By train to your plane guide    

 

If you are heading into the city:


  • Go to the FRA Regional Train Station (Regionalbahnof) "S"
  • You can take a Frankfurt Airport train to the Main station in Frankfurt (Hauptbanhof) and other points all over city using the S-Bahn S8 or S9
  • The S-Bahn trains run every 15 minutes between 04:48-00:33
  • Even for a short layover, taking the Frankfurt Airport train to town just to stretch your legs is quite nice




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Last Updated: 16 Jan 2017