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The largest city in the German state of Hessen and the fifth largest city in Germany

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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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Traveling from Frankfurt to Madrid on a single-entry Schengen visa

I have a Schengen single-entry business visa. I have a meeting with my German supplier in Frankfurt and then I have to attend an exhibition in Madrid. Today I wanted to book a flight from Frankfurt to ...
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Visiting Frankfurt on a 3-hour layover

We have a 3 hour layover in Frankfurt, on the way to Rome. My husband wants to leave to get a bite to eat and see a small part of the city. Will we have enough time? Is this a smart idea?
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Does Frankfurt have two airports?

I am planning to fly to Frankfurt and I saw that there are two airports: FRA (Frankfurt Airport) and HHN (Frankfurt–Hahn Airport). Which one is more convenient and closer to cultural places including ...
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Difference between Frankfurt Flughafen Fernbahnhof and Flughafen Regionalbahnhof? Which station should I go to for Frankfurt Terminal 1?

I have a flight departing from Frankfurt Terminal 1 to New Delhi, India. I will be arriving in Frankfurt via train from Brussels. Which station would I have to go to in order to get to Frankfurt ...
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How can I get the best deal from DeutscheBahn when travelling to other countries in Europe from Frankfurt?

When I was in Frankfurt some time back, I was planning a budget weekend trip to European countries and for this I was trying to get a best deal for ICE trains out of DeutscheBahn. Out of all the ...
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Using library in Frankfurt as a short-term visitor

What options do I have if I want to spend some hours in a reading room of a library in Frankfurt? I won't be long in the city, nor have an address that's not a hotel, so, can't apply for any card or ...
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How can I know my travel limits with a weekly or monthly public transport pass when purchased for a specific zone in Frankfurt?

I was trying to understand all about the daily/weekly/monthly transportation pass in Frankfurt but there are a few things that are not clear to me. I will be staying near the Frankfurt central station ...
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Exactly 5hr 25min in Frankfurt, can I visit the city?

Is layover time of 5 hours and 25 minutes enough to visit Frankfurt ? Both flights are international with Lufthansa and on one ticket, so I will have the boarding pass of the second flight with me. ...
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Do taxis in Frankfurt typically accept credit cards?

I will be taking a taxi from outside the main airport in Frankfurt. Will I be able to use a credit card to pay for the trip?
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Any free WiFi facility in Germany (Munich and Frankfurt Central Stations) or any closed place nearby?

A friend of mine is travelling to Germany next week and looking for internet facility there. Is there any free WiFi access in Germany mainly in Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof and Munich (München Hauptbahnhof)?...
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Student discount for Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra

I am a graduate student in the US, and would like to go to a concert of Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra. Their policy being that one can buy a student discount through their webpage, but one has ...
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How can I choose FRA without HHN on kiwi.com?

I'm a big fan of the flight search engine kiwi.com but there is one feature of it that annoys me over and over. When I specify as departure airport FRA (Frankfurt International Airport), I am ...
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Arriving at Frankfurt Hahn late at night, how do I get to the city?

I've made an error in judgement and have booked my Ryanair flight to Frankfurt (HAHN, I didn't think RyanAir would take me this far out of a city!). It was cheap and I regret my decision now. The ...
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5-hour wait for a bus at Frankfurt airport

On my way back after a flight to Frankfurt Airport (FRA), I have a five-hour wait at the airport before taking a Lufthansa bus to my final destination. Since the airport is only a few subway (S-Bahn) ...
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Traveling from Frankfurt to Karlsruhe

I am traveling from Frankfurt airport to Karlsruhe in Saturday evening. I will reach Frankfurt airport around 18:40. Is there any direct train/bus from Frankfurt airport to Karlsruhe that time? Is ...
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Is Frankfurt Stock Exchange building open to visitors?

I travelled to Frankfurt last week and passed through Boersenplatz one time, but it was late in the day. I couldn't get whether the building is open to visitors at any time. Is it possible to visit ...
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Amazon/Ebay pickup locations in Frankfurt/Munich/Vienna airport?

Are there any pickup locations in/near Frankfurt/Munich/Vienna airport for Amazon/Ebay?
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Frankfurt Card 1-Day Ticket - 24hrs or 00:00-23:59?

Is the ticket valid 24 hours from validation or just from 00:00 to 23:59 for exact day? I arrive in the middle of the day and depart in the middle of the next day and I'm wondering whether 1-day ...
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Are there any historical cathedrals near Frankfurt that I can visit?

I am an American organist who may have the opportunity to travel to Frankfurt am Main, Germany soon. I have not seen that Frankfurt is particularly good for tourism but I would be very interested in ...
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Where can you rent Tesla S or X model in Frankfurt?

Looking to rent Tesla S or X for a 2 week road trip starting in Frankfurt. Any ideas if anybody's renting them? Checking Hertz and Sixt, both no longer list Tesla S in their collection. Update (6/6/...
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Day Room At or Near Frankfurt Airport

There is already a question about Sleeping at Frankfurt Airport. We are in the same situation with a 9 hours stop over during the day after a redeye flight, except that we would like more comfort than ...
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How to Buy Schladerer Kirschwasser in Frankfurt, Germany?

I will visit Frankfurt (Germany) in this August and I want to buy two bottles of Schladerer Kirschwasser (alcohol, cherry brandy) near Frankfurt Main. Since I plan to go back to my country from Italy, ...
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Leaving Frankfurt Airport during layover

On my way to Europe, I'll stay a few days in Munich and then proceed to Dublin. However, on my way back home (Brazil), I'll have 7 hours to spare at the Frankfurt Airport. I am a Brazilian citizen. ...
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Fastest way to get from Frankfurt to Karlsruhe

I'm going from Rome to Karlsruhe. Direct flights are not comfortable, and going there through Stuttgart (few flights, bad times) is tricky as well. So I decided to go to Frankfurt and get a train from ...
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Airport transit visa Frankfurt

I am traveling to India from USA with a 7 hr layover in Frankfurt. I have valid F-1 visa till Jun 2020 (unexpired). But this year from OCT 1, 2019, my status has been changed to H-1. I do not have H-1 ...
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I want to get from Poland to Frankfurt as cheap as possible [closed]

I want to get from Poland to Frankfurt am Main with a price as cheap as possible. Since I have a student discount (51%) for railway in Poland, I can travel from any city in Poland. However, the ...
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Travelling from Frankfurt airport to Leipzig by train

As a kind of follow up to Travelling from Berlin Airport to Leipzig, I have decided to take the train from Frankfurt to Leipzig. I believe that the station at the airport is frankfurt main flugh I ...
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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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How to go from Frankfurt am Main Intl Airport to the center of Darmstadt on train

What is the most convenient way to go from Frankfurt am Main Intl Airport to the center of Darmstadt on train? RMV's website states there are couples way of doing this (S-Bahn, RE, etc.) However, ...
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Traveling around Schengen Area with a single entry Iceland Visa

I'm going to Iceland with a single entry "Schengen States" Visa. On my way back to Egypt I'll pass by Frankfurt and Athens with flights. Will I face any problems regarding entering the other countries?...
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Can I take a flight from Frankfurt to India on the expiry day of my polish temporary residence card?

My Polish temporary residence card expires on 29th of this month and I have a flight from Frankfurt on 29th evening, will there be any objections raised at the airport??
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Are visa application forms for Morocco available online?

I live in Germany but I am not a German citizen, therefore, I need to have a visa (tourist visa) to travel to Morocco. I have been searching the Visa form on their website (Consulate Morocco, ...
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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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Frankfurt hotel near airport [closed]

I am landing at Frankfurt late at 10+ pm. Thinking to rest for a night before continue the land transit to destination. Any idea what is the value for money hotel that I could stay for a short night? ...
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Darmstadt RMV Monthly Ticket

Is the monthly ticket valid for any number of trips to and from the destination? Is there a specific schedule (time of the day) for availing it? I shall go from Messel to Darmstadt and back, using RMV ...
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Transit Visa Requirement - Montreal to Tehran via London and Frankfurt

I am planing a trip from Montreal to Tehran. The best itinerary is a flight with two stops - one at London and one at Frankfurt. Is there a need for a Schengen Visa for transit via Frankfort from ...
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Left luggage storage in Frankfurt (Main) train station or airport

Is there a left luggage facility at the main train station or (not as ideal but it will do) the airport? I'll need to leave the luggage there (a small suitcase) for about three days as I take a ...
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Very early check-in in Frankfurt airport

In some east-asian airports is possible to check-in several hours in advance, so that you can spend time more time inside the airside of the airport (so you can use the lounge for example). I wonder ...
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Trip to Germany (Frankfurt City - Frankfurt Hahn)

I would like to ask if you can indicate me some information and tricks regarding the transport services for the route: Frankfurt Hahn (Airport) to Frankfurt City. Is there a website? Can I let my ...
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Luggage storage at Frankfurt Airport, can someone else pick up the bag?

Is there a way to have one person store a bag at the Frankfurt Airport and another person retrieve it? Or does it require the same key to open the locker? I am leaving a bag with a friend but we are ...
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Travel from USA to India via frankfurt - H1b is valid but stamping expired (i94 expired)

My i94 expired recently but my extension is approved till 2022. Can I travel to India through Frankfurt? I will be going for stamping when I go to India.
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Lufthansa transit at Frankfurt on the way from Chennai to Atlanta, are two hours enough?

I am traveling from Chennai to Atlanta. M first flight is to Frankfurt reaches at 8 30 AM. My second flight is scheduled at 10 45 AM. Will the two hours transit time enough for boarding my second ...
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Cell phones in multiple European countries? [closed]

My college-age son is traveling to Europe next month for a month-long trip, and we are trying to figure out the most straightforward way to get him cell phone access during his trip. Probably a ...
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Layover at Dusseldorf and Frankfurt, category A or B visa?

I am a Indian citizen in the United States on a F-1 visa. For the summer break, I am traveling (round-trip) from Chicago to New Delhi via Dusseldorf-Frankfurt by Lufthansa airlines. My onward Journey ...
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Is 1.5 hour layover at Frankfurt enough to connect to Munich?

My flight goes BOS - FRA - MUC - BOM I have a 1.5 hour layover at Frankfurt to get through border control to Lufthansa's terminal to take my flight to Munich. Is that sufficient ? I've only found ...
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Commuting from Frankfurt to Bad Homburg

I'll be doing a work trip to Germany during 2 or 3 months, and I have to get to my job from Frankfurt to Bad Homburg, I haven't been able to get precise online info about bus and train ticket prices (...
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Can I show friend's (trip companion) hotel reservation at European port of entry?

I am traveling to Paris via Frankfurt from the USA. I got my schengen visa from the French embassy. After getting the visa, it turned out that a friend of mine would be visiting Europe at the same ...
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Valid F1 visa (in passport): Transit visa through Frankfurt? [duplicate]

I have a valid student F1 visa in my passport (till June 2016) and am currently working on OPT cap gap. My H1 visa begins on 1st October. I will be traveling through Frankfurt to India (Indian ...
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Transit visa for Frankfurt for Indian national on h1b I797A [duplicate]

My change of status from F1 to H1b was recently approved and I have I797A with me. My F1 visa stamped in my passport is still valid and I am going to home country(India) to get the H1b stamping done. ...