Erfurt to Karlsruhe train

Cheap train tickets from Erfurt to Karlsruhe

Showing times and prices for Aug 10

Cheapest

30

Average

45

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.

FlixTrain
03:20PMErfurt9h40 01:00AMKarlsruhe
0 transfers
301One-way
Deutsche Bahn
01:57AMErfurt4h01 05:58AMKarlsruhe
0 transfers
361One-way
Deutsche Bahn
09:41PMErfurt4h20 02:01AMKarlsruhe
0 transfers
701One-way

Train schedule from Erfurt to Karlsruhe

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, August 10
Deutsche Bahn
01:57AMErfurt4h01 05:58AMKarlsruhe
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FlixTrain
03:20PMErfurt9h40 01:00AMKarlsruhe
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
09:41PMErfurt4h20 02:01AMKarlsruhe
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Fastest train times from Erfurt to Karlsruhe

Showing times and prices for Aug 10

Fastest Journey

4 h 1 m

Average

6 h

Trains per day

3

Distance

290 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Erfurt for Karlsruhe every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
01:57AMErfurt4h01 05:58AMKarlsruhe
0 transfers
361One-way
Deutsche Bahn
09:41PMErfurt4h20 02:01AMKarlsruhe
0 transfers
701One-way
FlixTrain
03:20PMErfurt9h40 01:00AMKarlsruhe
0 transfers
301One-way

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Overview: Train from Erfurt to Karlsruhe

distanceDistance179 miles (289 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 47 min
priceAverage train ticket price$24 (€22)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesFlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Erfurt to Karlsruhe cover the 179 miles (289 km) long route taking on average 3 h 47 min with our travel partners like FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $16 (€15), but the average price of train tickets is $24 (€22). Travelers depart most frequently from Erfurt Hbf and arrive in Karlsruhe Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Erfurt to Karlsruhe trains

Travel to Karlsruhe from Erfurt from $16 (€15) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train from Erfurt to Karlsruhe. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Erfurt to Karlsruhe train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 24 min
  • Average Price: $16
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Erfurt to Karlsruhe

Travel by train to Karlsruhe 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 Karlsruhe.
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If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Erfurt to Karlsruhe trains for as little as $16 (€15)  in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $24 (€22)  for a train ticket to Karlsruhe from Erfurt.
You should expect to travel around 179 miles (289 km)  from Erfurt to Karlsruhe by train.
On average the Erfurt to Karlsruhe train travel time is 3 h 47 min  for the 179 miles (289 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

There are a few train stations in Erfurt to start your journey from including Erfurt Hbf, Erfurt Nord and Erfurt, Hbf Intercity-Hotel. In Karlsruhe you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Karlsruhe Hbf, Karlsruhe-Durlach and Karlsruhe-Knielingen.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Erfurt Hbf   and arrive in Karlsruhe Hbf.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Erfurt Hbf, located approximately 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city center of Erfurt. The most popular arrival train station in Karlsruhe, called Karlsruhe Hbf, is located around 1.4 miles (2.3 km) away from its city center.

When taking a train from Erfurt to Karlsruhe, you can count on FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection for the best way to get you to Karlsruhe. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Erfurt and Karlsruhe and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
The average number of trains departing Erfurt for Karlsruhe is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first Erfurt to Karlsruhe train departs at 7: 20 AM   and the last train from Erfurt to Karlsruhe leaves at 9: 41 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Erfurt to Karlsruhe on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
You can find trains between Erfurt and Karlsruhe to cost on average $24 (€22) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Erfurt to Karlsruhe train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Erfurt
Karlsruhe
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 Karlsruhe.
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At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
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WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
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Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
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ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
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