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Where is Frankfurt Located



As shown in the given Frankfurt location map that Frankfurt is located in the south-western part of Germany. Frankfurt is the largest city of German state Hesse.



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Description: The map showing location map of Frankfurt in Germany.
The English name of the city is "Frankfurt on the Main". Since, Franks were the earlier inhabitants and by geographical location it is located on River Main therefore city name represents the legacy i.e. "ford of the Franks".
Frankfurt is one of the most important financial centers of the Europe and largest in Germany. It homes German Federal Bank, European Central Bank, and the Frankfurt Stock Exchange. Above all, the trade Fair of Frankfurt is globally famous. Surprisingly, Frankfurt is the only German city that is listed in top ten Alpha world cities. In the recent past, Frankfurt was American Occupation Zone in Germany, and it was also former headquarters city of the U.S. Army in Germany.

The international airport of Frankfurt is one of the busiest airports in the world. Frankfurt is an international centre for finance, commerce, culture, transport, education, and tourism. As per the report given by Mercer Human Resource Consulting - Frankfurt ranks among the top 10 most livable cities in the world.

Interesting Facts about Frankfurt


Country: Germany
State: Hesse
Area: 248.31 km2
Location: South-west
Postal codes: 60001-60599, 65901-65936
Area codes: 069, 06109, 06101
Time zone: UTC+1 & UTC+2
Climate: Temperate