Transportation information for Frankfurt, west
Airport comes closer to this ideal than any other major European airport.
For example, nowhere are connecting routes as short as between the long-distance
or regional train station to Terminal 1 and, via the Sky Line people mover, to
Terminal 2 at Frankfurt. The Frankfurt Airport is designed to cause minimum waiting
times and maximum convenience for quick orientation for all travelers. At this
airport convenient and reliable connections are the norm.
is 18km (11mi) southwest of the city. All prices in US dollars, Euro exchange
rate is 1.2 to .8 depending upon economic conditions.
Taxi, a trip
to and from the center of Frankfurt costs approximately 20 euros and takes 30
minutes, depending on traffic conditions.
Frankfurt Airport has two railway stations The long-distance railway station is
at the AIRail Terminal, right next to Terminal 1. Trains arrive at and depart
from platforms 4 to 7. In addition, there is a local railway station for S-Bahn,
regional and local trains at Terminal 1, Level 1. Trains arrive at and depart
from platforms 1 to 3. Both railway stations are linked to Terminal 2 via buses
and the Sky Line.