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Frankenthal (Palatinate), once the third capital of the Electoral Palatinate, now shines as a vibrant central hub in the bustling Rhine-Neckar metropolitan region. With nearly 50,000 inhabitants, the city is a place distinguished by short distances and a central location - a true insider tip for explorers and connoisseurs alike.

As the gateway to the Palatinate, Frankenthal offers the ideal starting point to explore the charming surroundings. Nestled in an idyllic landscape of orchards, fields, and picturesque vineyards, the city charmingly combines nature experiences with urban flair.

The city offers a diverse selection of hotels and restaurants for all visitors. From cozy guesthouses and family-run hotels to modern business accommodations, there is something for every taste and need. The accommodations are characterized by their hospitality and individual charm, with many of them conveniently located, making them extremely practical for both business travelers and tourists.

In Frankenthal and its surroundings, you'll find a wide range of restaurants, cafes, and bistros offering regional Palatine cuisine, international specialties, and innovative culinary creations. From rustic wine taverns to cozy beer gardens and upscale gourmet restaurants, there is a suitable venue for every taste and occasion.

Thanks to its strategically advantageous location, Frankenthal is just a stone's throw away from some of the major cities in the Rhine-Neckar metropolitan region such as Mannheim, Ludwigshafen, and Heidelberg. In addition, it boasts optimal connections to international destinations via the nearby Frankfurt Airport. For business travelers, this means short distances and efficient travel, while leisure travelers can quickly and conveniently access the numerous attractions of the region.

Moreover, Frankenthal is a renowned location for globally recognized companies. As a bustling economic hub, the city benefits from excellent transportation links and proximity to major industries and prestigious universities.

The Congressforum Frankenthal (CFF) is the top location for conferences, trade shows, congresses, and corporate events. With state-of-the-art facilities and flexible spaces suitable for streaming, hybrid events, or live gatherings, it offers optimal conditions and numerous possibilities for any type of event. Additionally, the CFF serves as a vibrant venue for cultural events, contributing to the diversity of urban life.

Frankenthal and the Palatinate offer numerous opportunities for active recreation and leisurely enjoyment. Whether it's team building at the DAV Climbing Center Pfalz-Rock or a round of Gleamgolf at Gate 99, indulging in Palatine wines at typical wine taverns, modern wine lounges in the vineyards, or Michelin-starred cuisine - there's something here for everyone's taste.

Nature lovers can relax in the expansive park at the beach bath, explore the nearby Palatine Forest on foot or by mountain bike, and stop at one of the many Palatine Forest huts. Experience Frankenthal (Palatinate), the Wine Route, and the Palatinate Forest with their diverse opportunities for business and leisure - let yourself be inspired!

Frankenthaler Views

(c) Denis Petermann
(c) Torsten Zimmermann
(c) Bernward Bertram
(c) Sebastian Weindel

10 Reasons for Frankenthal

  • Central location in the Rhine-Neckar metropolitan region
  • 45 minutes from Frankfurt Airport
  • Perfect accessibility via good train and motorway connections
  • The meeting of Baden-Württemberg, Rhineland-Palatinate and Hesse in the border triangle in the immediate vicinity
  • Up-and-coming and lively middle-class center with strong commercial and industrial companies that, for example, deliver high-efficiency pumps all over the world
  • From e-car sharing and a large selection of public charging stations to numerous e-bike stations, Frankenthal offers a modern, well-developed e-infrastructure
  • Historical Cityscape. Ruins of the Augustinian monastery, Erkenbert Museum, Wormser & Speyrer Tor and the most beautiful weekly market in the region
  • Optimally located between grapevines and urban flair, the supporting program can be varied around your event
  • Not only awarded as Fairtrade Town - we, the Congressforum Frankenthal, live sustainability with the world's most comprehensive EMAS certification
  • Full service event management - everything from a single source for unforgettable event experiences

Location Frankenthal


Congressforum Frankenthal

A modern and flexible congress center in the middle of the city.

< 2.300 Persons
Event space 3.500 SQM