The cheapest trains from Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt

Showing times and prices for Sep 19

Cheapest

$25

Average

$37

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 Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt will cost around $ 37 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 25.

Cheapest
09:12AMFrankfurt am Main2h08 11:20AMErfurt
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$251One-way
2nd Cheapest
07:13PMFrankfurt am Main2h07 09:20PMErfurt
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$481One-way

Timetable Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt

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09:12AMFrankfurt am Main2h08 11:20AMErfurt
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07:13PMFrankfurt am Main2h07 09:20PMErfurt
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Sun
Sep 19
$35Deutsche Bahn
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Mon
Sep 20
$22Deutsche Bahn
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Tue
Sep 21
$20FlixTrain
$17Flixbus
Wed
Sep 22
$10FlixTrain
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Thu
Sep 23
$22Deutsche Bahn
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Fri
Sep 24
$22Deutsche Bahn
$22Flixbus
Sat
Sep 25
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17Flixbus
Sun
Sep 26
$10FlixTrain
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Mon
Sep 27
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17Flixbus
Tue
Sep 28
$10FlixTrain
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Wed
Sep 29
$22Deutsche Bahn
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Thu
Sep 30
$10FlixTrain
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Fri
Oct 1
$22Deutsche Bahn
$20Flixbus
Sat
Oct 2
$10FlixTrain
$17Flixbus
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Oct 3
$20FlixTrain
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Mon
Oct 4
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17Flixbus
Tue
Oct 5
$10FlixTrain
$17Flixbus
Wed
Oct 6
$10FlixTrain
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Oct 7
$10FlixTrain
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The fastest trains from Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt

Showing times and prices for Sep 19

Fastest Journey

2 h 7 m

Average

2 h 7 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

192 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Frankfurt am Main for Erfurt 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 7 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 7 m .

The slowest trains will take 2 h 8 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
07:13PMFrankfurt am Main2h07 09:20PMErfurt
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$481One-way
2nd Fastest
09:12AMFrankfurt am Main2h08 11:20AMErfurt
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$251One-way

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Train Information between Frankfurt am Main and Erfurt

distanceDistance118 miles (191 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 22 min
priceAverage train ticket price$22 (€18)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn or FlixTrain

Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt cover the 118 miles (191 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 22 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 $22 (€18), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $22 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen and arrive in Erfurt Hbf.

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:

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


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 does a cheap train between Frankfurt am Main and Erfurt cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt trains for as little as $22 (€18)  in the next 7 days.
How much is the train from Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt on average?
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt train price to come in at an average of $22 (€18)  one way.
What is the distance between Frankfurt am Main and Erfurt by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Frankfurt am Main and Erfurt by train to be approximately 118 miles (191 km).
How long is a train to Erfurt from Frankfurt am Main on average?
While the time it takes to travel 118 miles (191 km) from Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt train journey time is on average 2 h 22 min.
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 route from including Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion. When arriving in Erfurt, you can end your journey in train stations like Erfurt Hbf, Erfurt Nord and Erfurt, Hbf Intercity-Hotel.

Omio customers book a train from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen   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?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen, located approximately 6 mile (s) / 10 km from the city center of Frankfurt am Main. The most popular arrival train station in Erfurt, called Erfurt Hbf, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city center.

Which train providers can get me from Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt?
For the best Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Erfurt from Frankfurt am Main to compare what amenities they may offer.
What are the first and last departure train times from Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt?
You can take the first train from Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt at 7: 12 AM. The last train from Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt that you can take departs at 9: 30 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How far in advance should I buy a train ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt to get the best deals?
If you buy a train ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $22 (€18) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Frankfurt am Main and Erfurt are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Frankfurt am Main
Erfurt
Frankfurt(Main) Hbf
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