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Train Information between Frankfurt am Main and Erlangen

distanceDistance109 miles (175 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 23 min
priceAverage train ticket price$25 (€20)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Erlangen cover the 109 miles (175 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 23 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $25 (€20), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $22 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen and arrive in Erlangen.

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Frankfurt am Main to Erlangen with Deutsche Bahn

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Frankfurt am Main and Erlangen from $22 (€18) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable route.

Deutsche Bahn

Find your perfect route from Frankfurt am Main to Erlangen with Deutsche Bahn (DB)! Check out the DB train schedules from Frankfurt am Main to Erlangen and then book cheap DB tickets with Omio. The distance from Frankfurt am Main to Erlangen by DB is 109 miles (175 km) and the cheapest price for a DB ticket between Frankfurt am Main and Erlangen is $22 (€18).

DB is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 train journeys per day. A special feature of DB 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 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, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Please follow the recommendations outlined by Deutsche Bahn when booking your train tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Erlangen due to the coronavirus:

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


Deutsche Bahn trains from Frankfurt am Main to Erlangen

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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 Erlangen. 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 Erlangen 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 Erlangen
Travel by train to Erlangen 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 Erlangen.
FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train from Frankfurt am Main to Erlangen?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Frankfurt am Main and Erlangen for as low as $22 (€18)  for the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train between Frankfurt am Main and Erlangen?
The Frankfurt am Main to Erlangen train ticket price is on average $25 (€20)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.
How far is Frankfurt am Main to Erlangen by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Frankfurt am Main to Erlangen by train to be approximately 109 miles (175 km).
How many hours is the train time from Frankfurt am Main to Erlangen?
While the time it takes to travel 109 miles (175 km) between Frankfurt am Main and Erlangen can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Frankfurt am Main to Erlangen train journey time is on average 2 h 23 min.
What station does the train from Frankfurt am Main to Erlangen depart from? Which Erlangen train station do I come into from Frankfurt am Main?

There are a few train stations in Frankfurt am Main to start your journey from including Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion. In Erlangen you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Erlangen, Erlangen-Bruck and Erlangen Paul-Gossen-Straße.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen   and arrive in Erlangen.

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

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen and need to travel around 6 mile (s) / 10 km from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Erlangen most often arrive at Erlangen and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city center.

Which train providers can take me from Frankfurt am Main to Erlangen?
If you're looking for trains from Frankfurt am Main to Erlangen, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn to get you to Erlangen. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Frankfurt am Main to Erlangen trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services are there between Frankfurt am Main and Erlangen a day?
The average number of trains departing Frankfurt am Main for Erlangen is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When can I take the first train from Frankfurt am Main to Erlangen? When can I take the last train for the day?
The earliest train departing from Frankfurt am Main to Erlangen leaves at 5: 54 AM. The last train departing from Frankfurt am Main to Erlangen leaves at 9: 30 PM. You can find the latest Frankfurt am Main to Erlangen train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I book train tickets between Frankfurt am Main and Erlangen for the best deals?
If you book a train ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Erlangen within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $25 (€20) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Erlangen are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Frankfurt am Main
Erlangen
Frankfurt(Main) Hbf
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