The cheapest times to fly from EWR to FRA are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • September 17th to December 9th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from EWR to FRA is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1045 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $466 for Monday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Frankfurt

Flying from Newark, NJ (EWR) to Frankfurt (FRA) will usually cost between $482 to $887 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $492. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $900. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $408 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $585 can be considered a good price for a round-trip EWR to FRA flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the EWR to FRA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

EWR to FRA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the EWR to FRA flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Newark. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to FRA, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into EWR. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $69 (10%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $594. Return trip prices are from the FRA to EWR flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from EWR to FRA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 56 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from EWR to FRA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Luxembourg Airport (LUX) in Luxembourg

  • 109 miles (175 km) away from FRA
  • Usually 2.65% less expensive than FRA
  • 1-layover flights available

See EWR to LUX flights


Flight Hacking EWR to FRA

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from EWR to FRA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Madrid (EWR > MAD > FRA)

  • Price for both tickets: $412
  • Average savings: $173 (29.57%)

See EWR to MAD flights

Hack #2: Barcelona (EWR > BCN > FRA)

  • Price for both tickets: $482
  • Average savings: $104 (17.69%)

See EWR to BCN flights

Hack #3: Paris (EWR > CDG > FRA)

  • Price for both tickets: $484
  • Average savings: $102 (17.35%)

See EWR to CDG flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from EWR to FRA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 20 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Frankfurt Main Airport to Newark Liberty International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3859 miles or 6210 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from EWR to FRA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop EWR to FRA flight is about 7 hour 56 minutes.

How many flights go between Newark, NJ and Frankfurt?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 84 available flights from EWR to FRA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code EWR
Origination airport name Newark Liberty International Airport
City Newark, NJ
Country the United States
Latitude 40.7
Longitude -74.2

Return Airport

Destination code FRA
Destination airport name Frankfurt Main Airport
City Frankfurt
Country Germany
Latitude 50
Longitude 8.6


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