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Overview: Train from Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt

distanceDistance118 miles (191 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 8 min
priceAverage train ticket price$17 (€14)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or FlixTrain

Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt cover the 118 miles (191 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 8 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $17 (€14), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $10 (€8). Travelers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arrive in Erfurt Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt

You can travel by train between Frankfurt am Main and Erfurt with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $10 (€8). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

Deutsche Bahn

Travel 118 miles (191 km) in comfort with Deutsche Bahn (DB) between Frankfurt am Main and Erfurt. Check the DB train schedule for your trip from Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt on Omio and then book DB tickets online quickly, easily and safely. For a Deutsche Bahn ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt you can pay as low as $22 (€18).

Deutsche Bahn is the main provider of Germany’s train services and makes an average of 40, 000 train journeys domestically and internationally every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn includes its wide range of ticket types, savings offers such as the Super Saver fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.

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, bathrooms are standard amenities, but other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

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

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


Deutsche Bahn trains from Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt

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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 Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt. 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 Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt and book cheap DB tickets. More information on rail travel in Germany and Europe.


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Travel Tips: Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt

Travel by train to Erfurt 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 Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt.
FAQs

How much do cheap trains between Frankfurt am Main and Erfurt cost?

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt to cost as little as $10 (€8)  in the next 7 days.

What is the price of a train ticket to Erfurt from Frankfurt am Main?

In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $17 (€14)  for a train ticket to Erfurt from Frankfurt am Main.

What is the distance from Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt by train?

You should expect to travel around 118 miles (191 km)  to Erfurt from Frankfurt am Main by train.

How long is the train between Frankfurt am Main and Erfurt?

On average the Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt train travel time is 2 h 8 min  for the 118 miles (191 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

What train station in Frankfurt am Main goes to Erfurt? What train station do I come into Erfurt from Frankfurt am Main?

When departing from Frankfurt am Main, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion. When arriving in Erfurt, you can end your route in train stations like Erfurt Hbf, Erfurt Nord and Erfurt, Hbf Intercity-Hotel.

Omio customers book a train from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf   to Erfurt Hbf   most frequently for this route.

Where do I find the Frankfurt am Main train station to Erfurt? Where is the Erfurt train station?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and need to travel around 6.7 miles (10.8 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Erfurt most often arrive at Erfurt Hbf and need to travel around 0.5 miles (792 m) from this train station to the city center.

What train companies offer a service to Erfurt from Frankfurt am Main?

When taking a train from Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt, you can count on Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain for the best way to get you to Erfurt. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Frankfurt am Main and Erfurt and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

Can I buy a direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt?

Yes, you can find a direct train between Frankfurt am Main and Erfurt with Deutsche Bahn  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.

What time is the earliest train from Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt? What time is the last train from Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt?

The earliest train for this route departs from Frankfurt am Main at 6: 02 AM. The last train leaves from Frankfurt am Main at 4: 13 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

How far in advance should I purchase a train ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt to get the best deals?

If you purchase the Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $17 (€14). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Frankfurt am Main and Erfurt. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Frankfurt am Main
Erfurt
Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf is the most popular Frankfurt am Main 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 Frankfurt am Main for your trip to Erfurt.