5059 km/ 3162 miles
8 hours 25 minutes
The climate is temperate, with the best chance
of good weather from May to September. Temperatures reach 25-30C in July and
August. The winters are wet and cold, especially in southern Germany.
Rhein Main Frankfurt is located 12 km from the centre
Airport Tax: EUR 27.26 (approximate)
Transport to city and charges: Taxis ( EUR 25.00 – 30.00); train and bus (EUR 3,35)
take about 12 minutes. Car rental is available at the airport.
For EU citizens, a valid identity card is sufficient.
Some other countries require passports or visas. Information may be subject to
change, so visitors are strongly urged to contact the respective embassy for
EURO (EUR 1) = 100 Cents
Notes: 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 200, 500
Coins: 1, 2, 5, 10, 50 Euro-Cent and 1, 2 EUR
Mondays to Thursday: 8:00 to 16:30
Fridays: 08:00 to 15:00
Banks: 08:30 to 16:30 Monday to Friday
Shops: 09:30 to 20:00 Monday to Saturday
All international car rental companies, taxis,
railway systems and public buses are available. For local car rentals, please enquire at the hotel
tourist information desk.
The Film & Architecture museums; Modern Music theatre; Museum of Applied
and Modern Arts.
and markets: Christmas Market (the second largest in Germany); in summer
attractions: Heidelberg with
its picturesque old town and castle is just 85 km from Frankfurt.
The Rheingau (30 minutes from Frankfurt by car), is one of the most important
wine regions of Germany.