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Landing at Frankfurt (FRA) airport I need a train to Dusseldorf as well as the reverse back to (FRA) from Dusseldorf. Which station do I use? [duplicate]

I am flying in from Prague to Frankfurt (FRA). I need to get to Dusseldorf and thought train would be quicker than a second flight. I'm seeing there are two separate train stations, one basically in ...
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Can you get from Frankfurt Flughafen to Frankfurt City during a railway strike (Dec 8 2023)?

I'm scheduled to arrive in FRA airport in about 3 hours and need to get to the city for the night. The German Railway (Bahn) is on strike and it seems like chaos has ensued; it's very difficult to get ...
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Is 70 minutes enough to connect at Frankfurt?

In December I’m flying Manchester>Frankfurt>Holguin on a single ticket (Lufthansa connecting to Condor, booked direct with Condor). My inbound flight is scheduled to arrive in FRA at 08:50, the ...
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Is 1 hr between arrival in Frankfurt and flight departure with Etihad Airways enough?

We arrive by train at the TN terminal in Frankfurt and have 1h25 to check in our luggage and catch the plane. Is that enough? We arrive from Cologne and are Belgian. --- original text follows, above ...
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Does an Indian national with a USA green card need a transit visa for the Frankfurt airport [duplicate]

I am traveling from the US to India and have a stop at the Frankfurt airport. I was wondering if I would need a transit visa while I am at the airport.
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Frankfurt airport transit time and procedure with My Cloud hotel

I am arriving on a Condor flight from Canada to Frankfurt (FRA) airport (per Google, this arrived to B43) and want to continue to on a Lufthansa flight within the Schengen area (somehow this is also a ...
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Are they entitled to a hotel accommodation during transit?

My brother and his family, including 2 kids (all with Jordanian passports) are travelling from Georgia to Amman. During the flight, they will stop at Frankfurt airport for transit for 15 hours. This ...
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Immigration agent at airport said visitor will overstay Schengen visa by 1 day

We currently have visitors in Germany, at the airport one agent noted that our visitors will overstay for 1 day, but I feel like they made a mistake, but I am not sure. I have attached the visa ...
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Can I switch flights in Germany without having to go through immigration

I am a Canadian citizen, and I need to get to Bengaluru (BLR) for some work. Flight tickets are crazy costly, so my plan is to book a return trip ticket between Toronto (YYZ) and Frankfurt (FRA), and ...
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Flying through Frankfurt to Croatia - passport control

I'm traveling from US to Croatia via Frankfurt International. I vividly remember going through a passport control last time I took this trip. However, at the Frankfurt International Airport website it ...
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FRA - Transit between 1B and 1C, reclear security/immigration?

How long will I need for a non-schengen to non-schengen transit from Frankfurt 1B to 1C? Will I have to expect longer travel times due to immigration or security checks? I couldn't find a definite ...
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Frankfurt Airport drop check luggage early in the morning (long time before the Airline's counters open)?

I will travel by train to Frankfurt Airport very early in the morning (2 am) and I have a big check luggage. The check-in counter for Vietnam Airlines (I will fly to Hanoi, Vietnam) will be opened (...
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Frankfurt Airport Side Transit [duplicate]

Need to check if Indian Passport holder have USED/EXPIRED UK Visa and travelling on below routing, does he require airport side transit visa at FRA DEL -x FRA -x PTY - POS Note : Connecting flight ...
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Is Frankfurt airport taking kickbacks from the airlines for missed flights? [closed]

I missed my flight after standing on a security line for over 1/2 hour, then going through passport control lines twice. The first line was about 15 minutes, I came out, and was told that I had to go ...
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Is there a prayer room in Frankfurt airport?

Is there a prayer room facility in Frankfurt airport? Some of us are desperate for this facilities as we sometimes route through this airport for umrah and Hajj
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Is 1 hour layover enough from Frankfurt-Albania? [duplicate]

I travel with L.H. from Paris-Frankfurt-Albania. It is one ticket with Lufthansa. I should arrive in Frankfurt at 19.40 and the flight to Albania is at 20.40 I already booked my ticket and I am now ...
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What is the policy on carrying liquor in transit through Germany?

I will be travelling from India to US on Lufthansa and have a stopover in Frankfurt. I'd like to know if I can purchase liquor in India from a duty free shop and if it would be allowed by airport ...
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Time needed for PRG-FRA-JFK

I will have 1:30min in FRA to make my flight to JFK. Coming from PRG on Lufthansa/ leaving on SingaporeAir. One ticket
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is 65 minutes enough to connect in FRA from JFK to Beirut? [duplicate]

Is 65 minutes enough to connect in FRA with Lufthansa Business class ticket coming from JFK going to Beirut? It looks like gates yesterday were Z62 arrival from JFK- and B33 to depart to BEY
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Baggage claim/ transit visa [duplicate]

Do I need transit visa in Frankfurt to claim my check- in luggage to transfer to another airlines? I'll be travelling to Canada via Frankfurt.
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Language used at passport control in Frankfurt international airport

I will travel soon to Germany to attend a workshop at a university in Würzburg. The workshop is taught entirely in English. This is my first visit to Germany and I speak very little German. I was ...
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Short transit time in Frankfurt

I'm flying from Reykjavík to Ljubljana via Frankfurt. I will have checked luggage. Is a transit time of 45 minutes enough?
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Transfer time in Frankfurt airport [duplicate]

I am flying on September 2 from Rome, Italy to Orlando, Florida through Frankfurt, Germany. Both flights are on Lufthansa. How much transfer time do I need?
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Arrival meeting place at Frankfurt Airport [closed]

A friend is arriving in Frankfurt from Canada (premium economy), 10 minutes before I arrive from Australia (business class) We will take the train to Lake Konstanz from the station in the airport. ...
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How to transit at Frankfurt airport?

How do I transit at Frankfurt Airport? I will be flying from Gothenburg, Sweden, and transiting in Frankfurt before continuing to Hanoi, Vietnam. I need guidance on how to go from Terminal 1 to ...
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Who to complain to about the speed of airport security at Frankfurt?

Usually I'm flying several times every month or two in Europe, and in the last few years I have seen that the situation at security check is worse and worse. One week ago I had a flight via Frankfurt....
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How long does the Gate-to-Gate airport transfer service in Frankfurt take?

How much time would it take a transfer between Terminal 2, D-area/pier, non-Schengen EU arrival and Terminal 1 (Condor gates?), departure to non-Schengen, non-EU destination, if I use the FRA airport "...
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Is 1h 45min enough layover time for connecting flight + passport control

I'm looking for an upcoming trip that has me transiting in Frankfurt via Lufthansa onwards to France - it's not a major city hence the need for a transit. The thing is, the proposed layover is 1h ...
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Where can I leave luggage in Frankfurt, either airport or train station?

I need to find a place to leave my luggage in lockers for 2 days in Frankfurt, either the airport (Terminal 1) or at the train station. I have to go by train to Stuttgart for 2 days without luggage. ...
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Can I buy a plug adapter in Frankfurt airport?

I'm going to travel from EU to US in a week and I need a plug adapter to charge my phone. But I'm having trouble finding a store that sells US to EU adapters in the city where I live (Riga). I'm going ...
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Is 2 hours 20 minutes enough for a layover in Frankfurt Airport? [duplicate]

I'm studying abroad in Florence this summer and I'm trying to decide on the best layover option (flying from NYC). I've narrowed it down to Frankfurt via Lufthansa, but I'm paranoid about delays......
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Lufthansa Rail and Fly, How much time I need to change from train to plane?

I am travelling with Lufthansa Rail and Fly. Taking train from Dusseldorf to Frankfurt and then plane from Frankfurt to Baku. I have only 1hour, 12 mins layover in Frankfurt. Is it reasonable time to ...
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Where can I find a detailed map of Frankfurt Airport?

My grandmother will be flying through Frankfurt Airport and would need to switch terminals, so I'd like to send her a map in advance. Unfortunately the official website only hosts a simple schematic ...
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Birmingam - Frankfurt - Toronto connections

We are flying from Birmingham to Frankfurt to Toronto. Our single e-ticket displays all of our flights. There will be 1 hour 15 minutes once we land in Frankfurt to catch Toronto flight which is at ...
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Layover In Frankfurt

I am traveling soon to my home country and I have a layover in Frankfurt for 4-4.5 hours. I have some friends in Germany that I would like to see for an hour or so. I have a valid Schengen Visa ...
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Is my transit at FRA to Amsterdam domestic or international?

I'm traveling to Amsterdam from Oslo via Frankfurt. I have a single entry Schengen visa and Oslo will be the first point for me to enter the EU area. When I arrive in Frankfurt, should I go to the ...
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Repercussions of denied entry on Schengen zone without a visa

My mother, who had an expired Schengen visa from a previous trip in her passport, was just refused entry to the Schengen Area at Frankfurt, from where she was to take a connecting flight to Budapest. ...
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How long does it take to transfer between Frankfurt Airport's terminals?

I'm considering booking two flights on separate tickets through Frankfurt Airport. How much time should I include for a transfer between the terminals 1 and 2? I will be flying Schengen to non-...
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When travelling to Europe from India where should I buy my winter gear?

I am travelling to Germany, Poland and Spain in February this year, from India. It's going to be pretty chilly there and obviously I want to stay warm. I'm not sure where to get my winter gear. I am ...
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Rent clothing in Frankfurt / Being warm without cold weather clothing

I'm travelling to Thailand on the 12th January (in a few days). I'll have a connecting flight at Frankfurt and I'll stay there for eight hours. I was planning on going out to the city to visit a ...
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Where will I go through customs if I'm flying into Frankfurt Germany from the US?

I have a connection in Washington, DC and did not check any of my luggage when I checked in.
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Waiting at Frankfurt Airport Before Check-in

We are travelling abroad from Frankfurt airport. Our flight is at night 9 pm. But we plan to reach the airport by evening (3 pm), way before the 3 hours check-in time. So is there a warm place where ...
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45 Minute Layover in Frankfurt on a flight from the US to India. Do I need to rebook? [duplicate]

I booked a flight from the US to India which has a 45 minute layover in Frankfurt. I'm a decently experienced flier and I've handled one hour layovers in Abu Dhabi or half an hour layovers ...
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What is the customs process after entering Frankfurt International Airport?

For example, I have the Schengen visa issued by the embassy of Germany in Turkey. I've gotten the exit stamps on my Turkish passport and boarded the plane at the Ataturk International Airport in ...
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Can I transit through Germany with an unused Schengen visa issued by Spain?

I am a Indian citizen, traveling to Mexico via Frankfurt (from Mumbai) with a multiple-entry Spanish Schengen visa. (The return journey would be Mexico-Munich-Mumbai.) As per official Mexican Visa ...
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Shortest A380 route from Frankfurt

Narrowing this question, I'd like to ask, what is the shortest route from Frankfurt served by Airbus A380? Or, if there is any non-intercontinental flight served by this type of plane? Lufthansa is ...
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Shortest wide-body route from Frankfurt

What is the shortest passenger route served by wide-body aircraft (i.e. B747, B777, A330, A340, A380 etc.), preferably on daily basis, preferably by Lufthansa (but any airline flying from Frankfurt ...
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Lufthansa - Rail & Fly at Frankfurt Airport

I am arriving at Frankfurt International Airport Terminal 1. I have a Rail&Fly ticket in co-operation with Deutsche Bahn. I would like to know where I should collect my luggage. The last time when ...
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Layover in Frankfurt for 1h40m - is it enough? What happens otherwise?

I have a flight from Stuttgart to Frankfurt whose ETA at Frankfurt is 9:10. I have a connecting flight from Frankfurt to Chennai at 10:50. Both the flights are booked as part of the same ticket. So, ...
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Where can I change my clothes at the airport?

I will have a rather formal event which I will attend in rather formal (and less comfortable) clothing. After that I will head directly to the airport, without having an opportunity to change. If I ...
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