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Frankfurt (left) and Słubice (right), separated by the Oder river
Frankfurt (left) and Słubice (right), separated by the Oder river
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Country Germany
State Brandenburg
District Urban district
19-135 m (−423.9 ft)
 • Total 58,230
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
15201 – 15236
Dialling codes 0335
Vehicle registration FF

Frankfurt (Oder) or Frankfurt an der Oder is a town in Germany. It lies on the Oder river, which marks the current border between Germany and Poland (The so-called Oder-Neisse line). It's in the east of the state of Brandenburg.

Since January 1999, the town added a prefix Kleiststadt to refer to Heinrich von Kleist, who was born there in 1777. Today, about 65,000 people are living in Frankfurt an der Oder.

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Kids robot.svg In Spanish: Fráncfort del Óder para niños

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