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Private Tour: Heidelberg Half-Day Trip from Frankfurt

Private Tour: Heidelberg Half-Day Trip from Frankfurt
Duration:
6 hours
From:
USD 133.45
Visit one of the most beautiful cities in Germany on this 6-hour private tour from Frankfurt. With an expert guide and private, air-conditioned transport, enjoy a scenic journey from Frankfurt to the romantic city of Heidelberg. Explore the haunting ruins of Gothic Heidelberg Castle, see the world's largest wine barrel and marvel at the historical delights and pretty Renaissance architecture in Heidelberg Altstadt (Old Town). This sightseeing tour ensures you'll see the best of the city while receiving undivided attention from a private guide.

Eltz Castle Tour from Frankfurt with Rhine River Dinner

Eltz Castle Tour from Frankfurt with Rhine River Dinner
Duration:
8 hours
From:
USD 224.91
Follow the footsteps of medieval lords and aristocrats on a tour of Eltz Castle, and then enjoy dinner on the banks of the Rhine! This must-do day trip from Frankfurt introduces you to one of Germany's best-preserved fortresses, showcasing impeccable rooms that have been left unchanged for centuries. Explore the armory room, kitchens and bedrooms while learning about the castle in its 12th-century heyday, and then relax with a dinner at a restaurant on the River Rhine.<br><br>Numbers are limited to 14 on this small-group tour, ensuring you'll see all the sights with personalized attention from a guide.

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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 Sep 2016