The cheapest times to fly from FRA to PHX are

  • January 8th to February 11th
  • February 26th to March 25th
  • April 16th to July 22nd
  • October 29th to November 11th

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 FRA to PHX is late May. Prices can be as high as $1457 for Thursday flights during early August, or as low as $413 for Wednesday flights around late May.


When to Fly to Phoenix

Flying from Frankfurt (FRA) to Phoenix, AZ (PHX) will usually cost between $523 to $1119 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May with an average ticket price of $497. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1251. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $755 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $734 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FRA to PHX flight.

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

FRA to PHX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FRA to PHX flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Frankfurt. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PHX, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into FRA. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Phoenix, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Frankfurt. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $169 (17%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $703. Return trip prices are from the PHX to FRA 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 FRA to PHX can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 6 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking FRA to PHX

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 FRA to PHX — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Dublin (FRA > DUB > PHX)

  • Price for both tickets: $620
  • Average savings: $114 (15.53%)

See FRA to LAS flights

Hack #2: Las Vegas, NV (FRA > LAS > PHX)

  • Price for both tickets: $623
  • Average savings: $111 (15.12%)

See FRA to DUB flights

Hack #3: Amsterdam (FRA > AMS > PHX)

  • Price for both tickets: $630
  • Average savings: $104 (14.17%)

See FRA to AMS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 29 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air Europa, Air France, Air New Zealand, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Delta, Eurowings, Finnair, Frontier, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Norwegian, SAS, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Thomas Cook Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport to Frankfurt Main Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5623 miles or 9049 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FRA to PHX flight is about 11 hour 6 minutes.

How many flights go between Frankfurt and Phoenix, AZ?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 62 available flights from FRA to PHX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeFRA
Origination airport nameFrankfurt Main Airport

Return Airport

Destination codePHX
Destination airport namePhoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
CityPhoenix, AZ
Countrythe United States


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