The average price of a 7-day trip to Frankfurt is $1,153 for a solo traveler, $2,071 for a couple, and $3,882 for a family of 4. Frankfurt hotels range from $42 to $178 per night with an average of $79, while most vacation rentals will cost $120 to $400 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Frankfurt Main Airport (FRA) are between $700 and $1,049 per person for economy flights and $2,197 to $3,292 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $35 to $56 per person per day for transportation and enjoying local restaurants.

See below for average, budget, and luxury trip costs. You can also look up flight costs from your airport for more tailored flight pricing.

 

The Cheapest Times to Visit Frankfurt, DE

On average, these will be the cheapest dates to fly to FRA and stay in a Frankfurt hotel:

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • September 10th to December 9th

The absolute cheapest time to take a vacation in Frankfurt is usually early November.

 

Average Frankfurt Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Frankfurt for a week is $932-$1,686($133-$241 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $35 to $56 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $387 to $850 for economy

Lodging: $50 to $69 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $60 to $74 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Frankfurt for a week is $2,190-$3,326($313-$475 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $70 to $112 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $774 to $1,700 for economy

Lodging: $50 to $69 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $60 to $74 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Frankfurt for a week is $3,104-$5,796($443-$828 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $140 to $224 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,548 to $3,400 for economy

Lodging: $100 to $138 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $96 to $111 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Frankfurt

How cheap can you make a vacation to Frankfurt? The cheapest trip to Frankfurt is about $88 per person per day for travelers willing to take standby flights, deal with inconvenience, and otherwise limit travel expenses. About 2% of rentals are available in the $0 to $100 range for an entire place, and vacation rentals can be booked for as low as $20 per night. These inexpensive rentals must be booked as early as possible and may not be in the most desirable areas. 1-star hotels are more likely to be available, with rooms starting at around $36.

Even cheaper trips are possible depending on where you live and whether you can drive. Check the cheapest times to fly for more saving ideas.

Budget Solo Traveler

The lowest cost for one person to visit Frankfurt for a week is $619-$1,326($88-$189 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $16 to $32 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $387 to $850 for economy

Lodging: $36 to $42 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $20 to $40 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Frankfurt for a week is $1,118-$2,400($160-$343 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $32 to $64 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $774 to $1,700 for economy

Lodging: $36 to $42 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $20 to $40 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Frankfurt for a week is $2,164-$4,800($309-$686 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $64 to $128 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,548 to $3,400 for economy

Lodging: $72 to $84 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $28 to $60 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is very possible to travel to Frankfurt cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Frankfurt Trip

There is no true ceiling on the cost of a luxury trip, so our estimates are based on what most people do in Frankfurt.

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Frankfurt for a week is $1,849-$8,503($264-$1,215 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $67 to $118 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $894 to $2,397 for first class

Lodging: $81 to $178 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $400 to $880 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Frankfurt for a week is $3,212-$11,726($459-$1,675 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $134 to $236 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,788 to $4,794 for first class

Lodging: $81 to $178 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $400 to $880 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Frankfurt for a week is $6,424-$21,340($918-$3,049 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $268 to $472 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $3,576 to $9,588 for first class

Lodging: $162 to $356 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $640 to $1,408 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Frankfurt Hotel Prices

The cost of staying in Frankfurt is slightly lower than the average city. On average hotels are less expensive than vacation rentals. Luxury vacation rentals are more expensive in Frankfurt due to very high property costs. The graphs below show how much cost can vary depending on the type of experience you’re looking for.

Frankfurt Lodging Cost by Star Status

The average price for the class of hotel is on the (y) axis. The hotel class (out of 5 stars) is on the (x) axis.

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Hotel Price

Prices are based on Frankfurt hotel averages and may not reflect current prices. In some cases, we extrapolate prices to estimate costs, and hotels with your desired star rating may not be available.

Vacation Rental Prices

The percent of vacation rentals in the price range is on the left (y) axis. Price range is on the bottom (x) axis.

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Percent of rentals

There are a healthy amount of vacation rentals serving all budgets in Frankfurt.

 

Flight Costs to Frankfurt

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $1,049 average in late July to a low of $700 in early November. Median flight price is $771. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Frankfurt our data includes 575 originating airports, and 214 airlines. The area has average variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Frankfurt from an airport like Stewart International (SWF) in Newburgh/Poughkeepsie, NY (the United States) for an average $17,955 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Treviso (TSF) in Venice (Italy) at an average of just $73.

 

Average Flight Cost by Season

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Worldwide Flight Prices

Average Flight Cost by Day of Week

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Departure Day Prices
Return Day Prices

 

The cheapest day to fly in is typically Tuesday, and the cheapest day to fly back is usually Tuesday. Click here to see data for the cost of flights from your airport. In Frankfurt, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $349, so you can easily save about 50% simply by using our free flight guides and booking in advance.

 

Daily Expenses Budget

Daily vacation expenses vary more based on what you’re interested in doing. A fine dining restaurant with drinks around Frankfurt can easily cost $240 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $16 per person. Private tours can cost $476 per day, but self-guided tours to see the outdoor sights can be free. Costs vary wildly, so recommendations are made based on the cost of living and averages we see for this type of vacation.

 

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