Aer Lingus offers a fast connection between New York and Frankfurt. Fly from New York to Frankfurt with Aer Lingus and look forward to an Irish welcome on board.
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The total flight time from New York to Frankfurt is approximately 7 hours and 50 minutes. The total distance is 6200km/3855 miles.
Known for its futuristic skyline, financial institutions, and many museums, Frankfurt is a thriving city in central Germany. Discover Germany’s commercial heart and book your Aer Lingus flight to Frankfurt today.
Marvel at some of Europe’s tallest buildings as you gaze at Frankfurt’s iconic skyline and snap a picture of the towering old European Central Bank. Ride the elevator up Main Tower for great city views and cross the eastern bridges for even more fantastic vistas. Relax in the greenery of Skyline Garden at the top of Skyline Plaza, where you’ll find play areas, a viewing point and a small vineyard.
Museums in Frankfurt
Visit the Museumsufer for a diverse selection of museums, including the German Film Museum, the Architecture Museum, the Museum of World Cultures, the Jewish Museum and the Icon Museum. Travel back in time to the History Museum, admire contemporary art at Schirn Kunsthalle and the Museum of Modern Art and take kids to Senckenberg Museum of Natural History.
Frankfurt for Children
Observe creatures from across the globe at the large Frankfurt Zoo and enjoy nature at Günthersburgpark. Take a picnic to Scheerwald and let kids splash around in the water fountains. The hands-on Experiminta and Explora Museums are perfect for curious minds of all ages. Children can travel back in time at the Young Museum, complete with period costumes and settings.
There are several options to go from the airport to downtown Frankfurt, such as taxis, buses and trains. The distance to the city centre is roughly 15km, and trips can last from 15min by train to 20-25min by taxi.
Taxi: Taxis are available in the taxi ranks outside the first level of Terminal 1 and the ground level of Terminal 2. The average cost for a transfer from Frankfurt Airport to downtown is around €30.
Bus: The bus stops are located either in Terminal 1 (ground level) and Terminal 2 (second level), and the trip to the city centre is around 30 minutes. They run from 6AM to midnight and a single ticket costs €4.35.
Train: Frankfurt Airport is served by 3 different types of train services: the S Bahn, or regional train lines, the U Bahn, which is the Frankfurt Metro, and the long-distance trains, that allow you to go anywhere in Germany and Europe. For more information check the Frankfurt Airport Train service web page.
As a member state of the Schengen Area, Germany, allows the nationals of 62 countries part of the visa-waiver program to enter its territory without the need to obtain a visa first. However, rules change if they are there for long-term visits. Also, nationals from other countries need to apply for a visa previously for their trip. Check the Federal Foreign Office/a> web page for more information.
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