Flights from Birmingham to Frankfurt

Tips and tricks to help you find cheap flights from Birmingham to Frankfurt

Favourite airline: Lufthansa
The most popular airline for flights from Birmingham to Frankfurt is Lufthansa.
Lufthansa
53 %
KLM
18 %
Air France
11 %
Tip: book 6 months before departure
The best time to buy tickets is 6 months before the flight. Pay only £170.00.
179 days before departure
Cheapest weekday: Saturday
The cheapest ticket prices are available for flights departing on a Saturday.
Direct flights are cheaper
On this route, direct flights are £17.00 cheaper than flights with a stopover.
non stop flight
1 stop
2 stops
01h 35min
04h 15min
09h 55min
£198
£215
£297
The favourite connection is non-stop
47 % of all bookings on the route Birmingham to Frankfurt are for non-stop flights.
Route
bookings
Direct flights
01h 35min, from £198
47 %
1 stopover Amsterdam Schiphol
04h 00min, from £220
20 %
1 stopover Paris - Charles de Gaulle
04h 15min, from £215
13 %

Useful information about the flight from Birmingham to Frankfurt

Make the Most of Your Visit to Frankfurt

Visitors from Britain can enjoy the cheaper prices and easy public transport when visiting Frankfurt. Invest in the Frankfurt Card and take in some of the local museums and attractions as well.


Best Times to Visit Frankfurt

Frankfurt is a wonderful location to visit at all times of the year. It is colder in Frankfurt in the winters than in the UK. Summers, however, typically are warmer. Travel to Frankfurt in March and April to experience Dippemess, which is a big festival in the Rhine/Main area. If you are in town during February and March, be sure to enjoy Carneval, also known as the fifth season.


Tips to Know Before You Travel

It is important to know that there are two Frankfurt airports. Frankfurt Main Airport is close to the city centre and easy to reach via public transport. Frankfurt Hahn Airport is used by low-cost carriers and is a 2-hour drive from the city.

The cost of living in Frankfurt is mostly at least slightly lower than in the UK. It is also cheaper to eat out at a restaurant in Frankfurt than it is in the UK. For more information about the Frankfurt area, head to the tourist offices at the main station (Hauptbahnhof) or the Römer.


Frankfurt Specific Tips and Information

Frankfurt's public transport system offers trams, S-Bahn, an underground and buses. Local trains S8, S9 or RE80 run from the airport FRA to the city centre every 15 minutes. Train tickets typically cost around 4.50 EUR to central Frankfurt. Buy your tickets at vending machines prior to boarding the train. A taxi ride usually takes around 20 or 30 minutes. Invest in the Frankfurt Card, a transport pass that includes offers for museums and attractions, as well. Taxis are more expensive, but often are also slower than public transport. 

Hostels will cost normally around 20E UR per person per night, while hotels can run from around 50 EUR per person per night. Always be sure to book rooms early if you are travelling at a time that coincides with  a trade fair.

Flight information: Birmingham - Frankfurt

Outbound and return from £198.20
Flight duration min. 01:30 / max. 01:35
Return flight duration min. 01:35
Distance 766 km
Flights per week 32
Departure airport Birmingham (BHX)
Arrival airport Frankfurt-Main (FRA)
Destination country Germany