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Fun hour!

We much enjoyed the hour's ride! The tram is lovingly decorated, the apple wine and pretzel... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2018
Anna P
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London, England, United Kingdom
Bone-rattling fun

We were recently treated to a journey on the Ebbelwei Express whilst in Frankfurt, & we really... read more

Reviewed July 1, 2018
John H
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Forget going up and down whatever stops you like  in this journey. You're forced to remain standing for one hour (very few seating position available) during a remote trip (neither one of main attractions you'll see, neither a single sentence on what it's flowing out...More

Thank Bonovox1978
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

I mean at the end of the day it’s a little tram that does a circle of the city and you get a bottle of appelwein for 8 euro, but if you go with the mind to have some fun and do something a little...More

1  Thank 54luked
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

Finally found the Apple Wine Train today. Although there is a map it is not very specific unless you know the city. Our second attempt was finally successful after a lengthy walk. Even locals don’t know the pickup locations. Got lucky by seeing the small...More

1  Thank balannm
Reviewed September 17, 2018

We much enjoyed the hour's ride! The tram is lovingly decorated, the apple wine and pretzel "picnic" a nice touch and the round tour just the right amount of time. The music, whilst authentic, does get a bit much after a while :-) Also would...More

Thank Anna P
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed this. It’s just a tram going around the city but for a couple of € you can drink the local cider. Loved every minute

Thank CoupleAbroad21
Reviewed July 1, 2018

We were recently treated to a journey on the Ebbelwei Express whilst in Frankfurt, & we really enjoyed it. Ebbelwei, or Applewine (cider), is a local delicacy & this, combined with a city tour on an historic tram with traditional music, is a great experience....More

Thank John H
Reviewed June 12, 2018

This is and always has been a must do when in Frankfurt. See the city in this old fashioned quirky Tram and have a drink while doing it, listen to traditional german drinking songs. One of the best ways to see the city. Unfortunately the...More

1  Thank Dirk E
Reviewed May 22, 2018

This is a super cute tram which basically offers a city tour with an Ebbelwei (apple wine) and interesting music ;) super traditional but it is a great way to explore the city and to get a little bit tipsy. the trip takes about an...More

1  Thank flosandra
Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

It took an hour and 3/4 to get on here. It's okay to see the sights and have a wine. Once you done it you've done it

1  Thank Linsey W
Reviewed March 26, 2018 via mobile

Ebbelwei Express is a fun way to see the city of Frankfurt in a memorable way. It's a special, colourful and to be honest a little kitschy tram but it's fun ,it departs from the train station ,your offered a water,juice or what I had...More

1  Thank 293neilk
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Chris R
May 11, 2017|
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Response from Andre D |
I would think slim if just turning up. We were lucky having a free table for the 2 of us - it was busy! They do hire out trams for Private parties. We saw a single tram unit with people partying. Maybe that's an option? Have... More
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It only runs Saturday and Sunday starting at 1:30pm
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