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7-Day German Culture and Lifestyle Overnight Coach Tour from Frankfurt to Dresden, Leipzig and Berlin

7-Day German Culture and Lifestyle Overnight Coach Tour from Frankfurt to Dresden, Leipzig and Berlin
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7 days
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USD 794.01
A comprehensive cultural tour in Germany, starting in Frankfurt, the city of Goethe, where you will see all the important sights of the city, continuing to Dresden with his architectural masterpieces, next highlight – the city of Leipzig, the city of many famous musicians and finally ending in Berlin, the cultural capital of today's Germany.

Heidelberg and Nuremberg Tour from Frankfurt

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Visit the cities of Heidelberg and Nuremberg, two historical highlights of Germany, on a day trip from Frankfurt. The charming cities are rich with history and sights, and a guide will show off their best bits during walking tours. Visit the ruins of Heidelberg Castle; see sights like the Church of the Holy Spirit; and then learn about Nuremberg's history on a stroll around its Old Town.

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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)
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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 Dec 2016