The cheapest trains from Erfurt to Frankfurt am Main

Showing times and prices for Oct 18

Cheapest

$16

Average

$20

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Erfurt to Frankfurt am Main will cost around $ 20 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 16.

Cheapest
09:20AMErfurt2h13 11:33AMFrankfurt am Main
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$161One-way
2nd Cheapest
05:20PMErfurt2h13 07:33PMFrankfurt am Main
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$251One-way

Timetable Erfurt to Frankfurt am Main

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09:20AMErfurt2h13 11:33AMFrankfurt am Main
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05:20PMErfurt2h13 07:33PMFrankfurt am Main
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Sun
Oct 17
$39Deutsche Bahn
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Mon
Oct 18
$16FlixTrain
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Tue
Oct 19
$22Deutsche Bahn
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Wed
Oct 20
$22Deutsche Bahn
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Fri
Oct 22
$10FlixTrain
$17Flixbus
Sat
Oct 23
$12FlixTrain
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Oct 24
$22Deutsche Bahn
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Mon
Oct 25
$22Deutsche Bahn
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Tue
Oct 26
$22Deutsche Bahn
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Thu
Oct 28
$10FlixTrain
$17Flixbus
Fri
Oct 29
$22Deutsche Bahn
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Sat
Oct 30
$22Deutsche Bahn
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Oct 31
$10FlixTrain
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Mon
Nov 1
$22Deutsche Bahn
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Tue
Nov 2
$22Deutsche Bahn
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Wed
Nov 3
$20FlixTrain
$20Flixbus
Fri
Nov 5
$22Deutsche Bahn
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Sat
Nov 6
$10FlixTrain
$20Flixbus

The fastest trains from Erfurt to Frankfurt am Main

Showing times and prices for Oct 18

Fastest Journey

2 h 13 m

Average

2 h 13 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

192 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Erfurt for Frankfurt am Main every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 192 km distance in an average of 2 h 13 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 13 m .

The slowest trains will take 2 h 13 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
05:20PMErfurt2h13 07:33PMFrankfurt am Main
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$251One-way
Fastest
09:20AMErfurt2h13 11:33AMFrankfurt am Main
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$161One-way

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Train Information from Erfurt to Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance118 miles (191 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 13 min
priceAverage train ticket price$20 (€16)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn or FlixTrain

Trains from Erfurt to Frankfurt am Main cover the 118 miles (191 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 13 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $20 (€16), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $10 (€8). Travelers depart most frequently from Erfurt Hbf and arrive in Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen.

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Erfurt to Frankfurt am Main with Deutsche Bahn

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Erfurt and Frankfurt am Main from $10 (€8) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable route.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Erfurt to Frankfurt am Main train.

Erfurt to Frankfurt am Main train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 22 min
  • Average Price: $22
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 8 a day

Deutsche Bahn has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Deutsche Bahn tickets between Erfurt and Frankfurt am Main and when traveling by train:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended


Deutsche Bahn trains from Erfurt to Frankfurt am Main

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Deutsche Bahn is the main railroad company in Germany. On average, about 40,000 train journeys are made in Germany every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types—make savings with offers such as the Sparpreis ticket or apply discount cards with the BahnCard. Check whether you can also use them on the DB route from Erfurt to Frankfurt am Main. You can find information on ticket cancelation in our Help Center.

DB has different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its railroads, which differ in terms of comfort and travel time. While restrooms, for example, are part of the standard equipment, other offers such as an on-board restaurant or Wi-Fi access are only available on certain trains. With Omio you can easily check the Deutsche Bahn timetable for your journey from Erfurt to Frankfurt am Main and book cheap DB tickets. More information on rail travel in Germany and Europe.


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Travel Tips

Trains from Erfurt to Frankfurt am Main
Travel by train to Frankfurt am Main easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Erfurt to Frankfurt am Main.
FAQs
How much are cheap trains to Frankfurt am Main from Erfurt?
Train tickets to Frankfurt am Main from Erfurt for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $10 (€8)  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the price of a train ticket from Erfurt to Frankfurt am Main?
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Erfurt to Frankfurt am Main train price to come in at an average of $20 (€16)  one way.
What is the distance to Frankfurt am Main from Erfurt by train?
You should expect to travel around 118 miles (191 km)  from Erfurt to Frankfurt am Main by train.
How long is the train ride from Erfurt to Frankfurt am Main?
The Erfurt to Frankfurt am Main train duration is on average 2 h 13 min, which is to be expected when traveling 118 miles (191 km) between Erfurt and Frankfurt am Main. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
When traveling by train from Erfurt to Frankfurt am Main, which train station in Erfurt do I depart from and which train station in Frankfurt am Main do I arrive in?

When taking a train from Erfurt, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Erfurt Hbf, Erfurt Nord and Erfurt, Hbf Intercity-Hotel. When you arrive in Frankfurt am Main, your train can arrive in train stations including Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Erfurt Hbf   to Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen.

Where is the train station in Erfurt to go to Frankfurt am Main? Where is the train station in Frankfurt am Main located?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Erfurt Hbf and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Frankfurt am Main most often arrive at Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen and need to travel around 6 mile (s) / 10 km from this train station to the city center.

What train providers offer a service between Erfurt and Frankfurt am Main?
For the best Erfurt to Frankfurt am Main train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Erfurt to Frankfurt am Main to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many train services are there from Erfurt to Frankfurt am Main a day?
On average, there are 16 trains a day from Erfurt to Frankfurt am Main. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What time is the earliest train from Erfurt to Frankfurt am Main? What time is the last train from Erfurt to Frankfurt am Main?
The earliest train for this trip departs from Erfurt at 5: 17 AM. The last train leaves from Erfurt at 9: 41 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Erfurt to Frankfurt am Main and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
When should I buy the Erfurt to Frankfurt am Main train for the best deals on tickets?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this route and save money. If you book train tickets between Erfurt and Frankfurt am Main within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $20 (€16) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Erfurt to Frankfurt am Main a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Erfurt
Frankfurt am Main
Erfurt Hbf is the most popular Erfurt railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Erfurt for your trip to Frankfurt am Main.