Cheap Flights from London to Frankfurt

Flight information London to Frankfurt

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Average flight time, total distance 363 miles

1h 20min

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Frankfurt am Main and Frankfurt Hahn

2 airports

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This information is correct as of January 2016

Airlines that fly from London to Frankfurt

Airlines currently offering direct flights from London to Frankfurt are Ryanair from London-Stansted (to the smaller Frankfurt-Hahn), BA CityFlyer and Lufthansa CityLine from London-City, and British Airways and Lufthansa from London-Heathrow.

Terminal Information – Departing

This is only a guideline. Always check your boarding pass for up-to-date terminal information.

From London-City: a business-orientated airport with just one terminal, London-City has a functional departure lounge with free Wi-Fi. Shops include Aelia Duty Free, Boots, Links of London and Tumi. There are two coffee shops, a bar, a sandwich shop and a restaurant.

From London-Heathrow: Lufthansa fly from Terminal 2 (the Queen's Terminal) while British Airways fly from Terminal 5. Confirm your departure terminal before heading for the airport. Heathrow has three stops on the tube and train: one for Terminals 1, 2 & 3, one for Terminal 4, and one for Terminal 5. Terminals 2 and 5 both have a great range of designer shops and exclusive eateries.

From London-Stansted: Stansted only has one terminal. There are a few high-street shops and airport favourites. Restaurants include James Martin Kitchen, Itsu, and Giraffe. There's also a champagne bar, if you really want to kick off your trip in style.

Terminal Information – Arriving

This is a guideline and subject to change.

At Frankfurt Airport: Lufthansa flights land at Terminal 1 and British Airways land at Terminal 2. There's an S-bahn (train) station in Terminal 1, and you can take a bus or the Skyline train travel between terminals. Lines S8 and S9 go to the city centre, and tickets cost €4.55* (about £3.50). Bus number 61 also goes to the city centre, and both terminals have a taxi rank. Car hire desks can be found in the arrivals area. If you haven't already booked your rental car, you can compare prices at Skyscanner.

At Frankfurt-Hahn: It takes about two hours to reach downtown Frankfurt from this no-frills airport. There's a bus which departs from the airport every half hour. Tickets cost €14* (just over £10) and you can purchase them from the kiosk at the airport.

Practical Information

You need a valid passport to fly from London to Frankfurt. We recommend arriving at the airport around 90 minutes before scheduled departure.

What to expect in Frankfurt

Frankfurt is one hour ahead of London and the currency is the Euro (€). Summer temperatures in Frankfurt are similar to London, but winters are a lot colder: you can expect an average of 1°C in January. Prices in Frankfurt are lower than London, especially when it comes to food and drink. Learn more about what to expect in Frankfurt with our travel guide.

*Prices subject to change

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.