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London to Frankfurt flights

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Departure Sun, 27 Sep Return Sat, 10 Oct
LON London
FRA Frankfurt
return from £47
Departure Sun, 25 Oct Return Mon, 26 Oct
LON London
FRA Frankfurt
return from £30
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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.09 EUR
British Pound Sterling Euro
1 EUR = 0.93 GBP
Last checked on 20 September 2020
Train
Local, one-way ticket
10%

Trains in Frankfurt are 10% cheaper than in London.

London
£2.8
Frankfurt
£2.52
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
39%

A meal in Frankfurt is 39% cheaper than a meal in London.

London
£15
Frankfurt
£9.17
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
7%

Taxis are 7% more expensive in Frankfurt than in London.

London
£3
Frankfurt
£3.21
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
14%

Coffee in Frankfurt is 14% cheaper than in London.

London
£2.98
Frankfurt
£2.57
London airports
  • ( Heathrow (LHR)
    How far from city centre: 14 miles
  • ( Gatwick (LGW)
    How far from city centre: 25 miles
  • ( Stansted (STN)
    How far from city centre: 30 miles
  • ( Luton International (LTN)
    How far from city centre: 27 miles
  • ( Southend (SEN)
    How far from city centre: 35 miles
  • ( London City (LCY)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
Frankfurt airports
  • ( Frankfurt International (FRA)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
  • ( Hahn Airport (HHN)
    How far from city centre: 64 miles
K Distance: 396 miles

Getting to and from the airport

Flights departing from London

From Trafalgar Square to Buckingham Palace, London has quite a lot to write home about. Planning on travelling to Frankfurt? You can catch flights from London to Frankfurt at any of London's five main sophisticated airports: Gatwick, Heathrow, Stansted, London City and Luton. These airports are renowned for their stellar offerings. From the numerous restaurants that cater to different dietary requirements to the free Wi-Fi services that will enable you catch up with your work or social media, these airports purport to make your life easier while you wait for your flight to Frankfurt.

Getting to London airport

The Express trains are the fastest modes of public transport that London has. If you are going to Heathrow Airport, you can take the Heathrow Express which can be found at Paddington Station in Central London. For your trip to Germany, make sure you catch London Frankfurt flights in good time so as to avoid huffing and puffing your way to the airport. If you are going to Gatwick Airport, catch the Gatwick Express and if you are heading to Stansted Airport, the Stansted Express will be a good option. Heading to Luton Airport? Take a National Express coach found at different stops in the city such as Victoria Coach Station and Portman Square.

Arriving to Frankfurt

Frankfurt is a city of Germany that lies on River Main. Start by experiencing the spectacular view of the city from the top of The Main Tower, which is an astonishing 650ft (approximately 198m) high. Take an elevator to the top platform and conquer any fear of heights you might have. Enjoy the view by dining at the restaurant at the upper floor of the tower. For the enthusiasts of alcoholic beverages, the Cider Taverns in Sachsenhausen will be just the delight for you. Taste different apple ciders at the oldest taverns and chug away to singsong rhymes with your newfound local friends. For the shopaholics, shop till you drop at The Zeil.

How to get to the city centre

Flights to Frankfurt from London land at Frankfurt Airport. The airport is located approximately 12km of Central Frankfurt on the south-west side. Frankfurt Airport has two terminals. Eager to get to the city centre? You can rent a car from a rental company of your choice. The car rental agencies are found on both terminal areas. You could also take the S-Bahn train on railway lines S8 and S9, which depart from Terminal 1. To get to the city centre you must get off at Frankfurt Hauptwache Station. If you would rather take a bus, you can use the Airline bus. It has an approximate travel time of 30 minutes.

Frequent asked questions about flights from London to Frankfurt

How is COVID-19 affecting flights from London to Frankfurt?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Germany may apply when travelling from London. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
📊 How much, on average, are flights from London to Frankfurt?
The average price to go from London to Frankfurt is 52.52 GBP but ticket prices vary a lot, depending on the season and how far in advance you book.
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from London to Frankfurt at Opodo?
Our search engines have found flights from 30€ for the route London - Frankfurt. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the cheapest option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is Frankfurt expensive to visit compared to London?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Frankfurt costs an average of 3.20 GBP, 7% more expensive than London, with a fare of 3.00 GBP, while train tickets costs 10% less in Frankfurt: 2.51 GBP against 2.80 GBP in London. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 9.14 GBP in Frankfurt, 39% less than the 15.00 GBP in London. The price of the coffee is around 14% cheaper in Frankfurt, with an average of 2.56 GBP, while in London the coffee costs 2.98 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from London to Frankfurt?
According to real customer data from our website, the most popular months to book a trip from London to Frankfurt are July, October and May.
📅 When is the best time to travel from London to Frankfurt?
The best time of the year to go to Frankfurt when flying from London depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, December is the top 1 month to fly to  Frankfurt from London in terms of searches from our cutomer, followed by August and July. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period January, February and March are the months with less volume of searchs for the route London -  Frankfurt.
How long does the flight take to go from London to Frankfurt?
The total flight time between London and Frankfurt is of around 01:43 hours on average, considering an average distance of 718 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in oter cities in between).
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