Heidelberg to Erfurt train

Cheap train tickets from Heidelberg to Erfurt

Showing times and prices for Jul 08

Cheapest

20

Average

24

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
02:17PMHeidelberg3h46 06:03PMErfurt
0 transfers
201One-way
FlixTrain
02:06PMHeidelberg3h15 05:21PMErfurt
0 transfers
201One-way
Deutsche Bahn
05:20PMHeidelberg4h18 09:38PMErfurt
0 transfers
331One-way

Train schedule from Heidelberg to Erfurt

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, July 8
FlixTrain
02:06PMHeidelberg3h15 05:21PMErfurt
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FlixTrain
02:17PMHeidelberg3h46 06:03PMErfurt
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Deutsche Bahn
05:20PMHeidelberg4h18 09:38PMErfurt
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Fastest train times from Heidelberg to Erfurt

Showing times and prices for Jul 08

Fastest Journey

3 h 15 m

Average

3 h 46 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

241 km

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

FlixTrain
02:06PMHeidelberg3h15 05:21PMErfurt
0 transfers
201One-way
FlixTrain
02:17PMHeidelberg3h46 06:03PMErfurt
0 transfers
201One-way
Deutsche Bahn
05:20PMHeidelberg4h18 09:38PMErfurt
0 transfers
331One-way

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Overview: Train from Heidelberg to Erfurt

distanceDistance149 miles (241 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 15 min
priceAverage train ticket price$14 (€13)
frequencyTrain frequency17 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or FlixTrain

Trains from Heidelberg to Erfurt cover the 149 miles (241 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 15 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain. Normally, there are 17 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $14 (€13), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $14 (€13). Travelers depart most frequently from Heidelberg Hbf and arrive in Erfurt Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Heidelberg to Erfurt trains

You can travel by train to Erfurt from Heidelberg with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $14 (€13). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best 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 Heidelberg to Erfurt train.

Train information from Heidelberg to Erfurt with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 53 min
  • Average Price: $14
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Heidelberg 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 Heidelberg to Erfurt.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Heidelberg to Erfurt trains for as little as $14 (€13)  in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $14 (€13)  for a train ticket between Heidelberg and Erfurt.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Erfurt from Heidelberg by train to be approximately 149 miles (241 km).
On average the Heidelberg to Erfurt train time is 3 h 15 min  covering the 149 miles (241 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

There are a few train stations in Heidelberg to start your journey from including Heidelberg Hbf, Heidelberg-Pfaffengrund/Wieblingen and Heidelberg-Altstadt. In Erfurt you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Erfurt Hbf, Erfurt Nord and Erfurt, Hbf Intercity-Hotel.

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from Heidelberg Hbf, which is located around 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Erfurt Hbf, located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city center.

When taking a train from Heidelberg 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 providers who offer a service to Erfurt from Heidelberg and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
On average, there are 17 trains a day from Heidelberg to Erfurt. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train for this route departs from Heidelberg at 6: 07 AM. The last train leaves from Heidelberg at 9: 20 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Heidelberg to Erfurt and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
You can find trains to Erfurt from Heidelberg to cost on average $14 (€13) 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 Heidelberg to Erfurt train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Heidelberg
Erfurt
Heidelberg Hbf is the most popular Heidelberg 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 Heidelberg for your trip to Erfurt.
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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
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ParkingParking
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WifiWifi
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ParkingParking
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WifiWifi
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ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
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WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
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