Frankfurt am Main Airport (Flughafen Frankfurt am Main; Rhein-Main-Flughafen), is a major international airport located in Frankfurt, Germany. Frankfurt Airport is the main hub of Lufthansa, Germany's flag carrier airways.
Despite the name, Frankfurt Hahn Airport (Flughafen Frankfurt-Hahn) is not located anywhere near Frankfurt but is instead situated 120 km (75 mi) from the city in Lautzenhausen. Hahn Airport is a major base for Low-cost carrier Ryanair.
Lufthansa Airlines is the flag carrier of Germany and the largest airline in Europe, both in terms of overall passengers carried and fleet size.
Frankfurt has three major train stations; the main station (Hauptbahnhof), the South Station (Südbahnhof) and the Airport (Flughafen Fernbahnhof). Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof is the largest railway station in Germany. Most trains are operated by Deutsche Bahn.
Travelling by train with a Eurail Pass is a convenient and comfortable way to travel between Europe's top cities.
Eurolines is a coach (long distance bus) organisation. It operates a transnational intercity routes network, connecting over 500 destinations, covering the whole of Europe. The main terminus is the central station (Hauptbahnhof).
AVIS Car Rental Locations in Frankfurt am Main, Germany.
The Rhein-Main-Verkehrsverbund (RMV) is an organised transport network, centred around the city of Frankfurt am Main. It manages the Frankfurt U-Bahn and the Rhein-Main S-Bahn.
Frankfurt has a network of modern cycle routes throughout city. Many of the long distance bike routes into the city have cycle tracks that are separate from motorised vehicle traffic. More info on this website (in German).
Restaurant locator for McDonald's restaurants in Germany.
The Main Tower Restaurant on the 53rd storey is one of Frankfurt's most popular address for discriminating gourmets.
The King Kamehameha Club is one of the most famous clubs in Frankfurt. You need to dress to impress!
The Living XXL Club is located in the basement of the European Central Bank. It's famous for its after-work parties and restaurant/lounge area next door.
The Frankfurt Opera is a leading opera company in Germany and one of the most important opera houses in Europe.
The English Theatre, located on the ground floor of the Gallileo high-rise building, is the largest anglophone theatre in continental Europe.
Just 200 metres from Frankfurt Central Station, this modern hostel is centrally situated in the city's red light district. Guests at the Five Elements Hostel will enjoy comfortably furnished rooms and apartments, a 24-hour reception, free Wi-Fi internet access and a lively bar which is open around the clock.
Directly located in Frankfurt's lively Bahnhofsviertel district, this hostel is just 450 metres from the Jewish Museum and Frankfurt Opera House. Rooms at the United Hostel Frankfurt City Center feature modern interiors and comfortable beds.
This 3-star apartment hotel offers spacious rooms with kitchenettes and on-site parking. It is located in Frankfurt's Osthafen district. The hotel lies 2 underground stops from Frankfurt city centre. A tram stop is just around the corner.
Located between Frankfurt Central Station and the River Main, this guest house offers free Wi-Fi. All rooms at Pension Alpha Frankfurt City are simply furnished and feature a TV and work desk. Some offer a private bathroom. A rich breakfast buffet is served from 06:00 every day.
Located in the Bockenheim district of Frankfurt, this family-run guest house enjoys excellent public transport connections, and is just a 5-minute walk away from the Frankfurt trade fair. The friendly hotel staff will gladly help you with sightseeing tips and area information. WiFi internet is free.
This family-run Bed and Breakfast is situated in Neu-Isenburg, a 10-minute drive from Frankfurt Airport. Guests are welcome to relax on the garden terrace.
Situated in a quiet residential area in the heart of Frankfurt, between the banking district and pedestrian area, these 4-star apartments offer modern architecture and excellent facilities. Each apartment features a private entrance on the quiet side of the impressive building.
This apartment hotel in central Frankfurt offers scenic views of the River Main, free breakfast on the day of arrival, and good public transport links. The self-catering apartments provided by Apartments Duval offer a bright design and modern kitchenettes.
The Hotel Jumeirah is a 5-star design hotel in Frankfurt. It is located 300 metres from the Zeil shopping street. Seasonal specialities are served in the elegant Max On One restaurant with walk-in wine cabinet.
Starting at the 22nd floor of one of Frankfurt's skyscrapers, this hotel offers skyline views from every room. The large rooms and apartments of the Innside Frankfurt Eurotheum have floor-to-ceiling windows and open-plan bathrooms.
This 19th-century hotel at the Kaiserplatz is just a 5-minute walk from Frankfurt's Old Town and Opera. The elegant rooms at the 5-star Steigenberger Frankfurter Hof feature a traditional and modern design. The restaurant offers Michelin-star cuisine.
Frankfurt Cathedral (Kaiserdom Sankt Bartholomäus) is a Roman Catholic Gothic church located in the centre of Frankfurt am Main, Germany. It is dedicated to Saint Bartholomew. From 1356 onwards, emperors of the Holy Roman Empire were elected in this collegiate church as kings in Germany.
The Main Tower is the only high-rise building in Frankfurt that is open to public. From the viewing platform at 200 meters, you will have a good view of Frankfurt and the surrounding area.
The Römerberg ('Roman Mountain') is the historic heart of Frankfurt, Germany, and since the High Middle Ages the centre of the Altstadt (old town). The area's buildings include the city hall, the Römer.
The Museum für Moderne Kunst ('Museum of Modern Art'), or short MMK, was designed by the Viennese architect Hans Hollein. The MMK's collection encompasses more than 4,500 artworks by some 440 artists, among which are Roy Lichtenstein and Andy Warhol.
The Städel, officially the 'Städelsches Kunstinstitut und Städtische Galerie', is an art museum in Frankfurt am Main, with one of the most important collections in Germany. The museum features works by Jan van Eyck, Rembrandt, Botticelli, Degas and Vermeer.
The Botanischer Garten is a botanical garden and arboretum maintained by the Goethe University. Today the garden contains about 5,000 species, with special collections of Rubus (45 species) and indigenous plants of central Europe.
The Palmengarten is a botanical garden in Frankfurt am Main and the largest garden of its kind in Germany. It is located in the Westend-Süd district. Directly next to the area of the Palmengarten is the Botanical Garden.
The Frankfurt Zoological Garden is the zoo of Frankfurt. It features over 5,000 animals of more than 600 species on more than 13 hectares.
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The Freßgass ('Feeding Alley') is an upmarket shopping street in the city centre of Frankfurt. It is one of the most expensive streets in the city and commonly regarded as Frankfurt's culinary main street.
Goethestraße is a luxury shopping street in the city centre of Frankfurt. The street is Germany's third busiest luxury shopping street. Some of businesses found in Goethestraße are Louis Vuitton, Gucci, Tiffany, Giorgio Armani, Versace and Prada.
Zeilgalerie is a shopping centre located at the Zeil in Frankfurt am Main. There are approximately 70 stores situated in the 41 metre long building.
The Frankfurd Card enables visitors to take advantage of the city's well-developed public transport system while simultaneously offering reduced-price admission to numerous cultural establishments and other services in the Main metropolis.
You can use the Museumsufer Ticket to visit 34 museums on two consecutive days.
Christopher Street Day (CSD) is an annual European LGBT celebration and demonstration held in various cities across Europe for the rights of LGBT people, and against discrimination and exclusion. It is Germany's counterpart to Gay Pride or Pride Parades.
The Museumsuferfest ('Museum Embankment Festival') is a large, annual, three-day festival that usually takes place in the last weekend of August. Visit the participating museums for free, or enjoy the festivities on the banks of the Main river.
The Wolkenkratzer Festival ('Skyscraper Festival') is unique in Germany. It takes place irregularly, the last time in May 2007. For two days most of the skyscrapers in Downtown Frankfurt are open to the public. Sky-divers, base jumpers, fireworks and laser shows are extra attractions. The next festival will be held in May 2013.
The Frankfurter Buchmesse ('Frankfurt Book Fair') is the largest and the most important book fair in the world. It is held annually in mid-October at the Frankfurt Trade Fair grounds. Representatives from book publishing from all over the world come to the Buchmesse in order to negotiate international publishing rights and licensing fees.
Messe Frankfurt is the world's largest trade fair organiser with its own exhibition grounds.