Munich to Erfurt train

Cheap train tickets from Munich to Erfurt

Showing times and prices for Sep 27

Cheapest

37

Average

70

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.

Cheapest
09:31PMMunich Hbf7h24 04:55AMErfurt Hbf
2 transfers
371One-way
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09:51PMMunich Hbf7h28 05:19AMErfurt Hbf
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551One-way
10:55AMMunich Hbf2h31 01:26PMErfurt Hbf
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631One-way
12:55PMMunich Hbf2h31 03:26PMErfurt Hbf
0 transfers
631One-way
06:56PMMunich Hbf2h30 09:26PMErfurt Hbf
0 transfers
631One-way

Train schedule from Munich to Erfurt

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, September 27
04:27AMMunich Hbf2h57 07:24AMErfurt Hbf
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05:56AMMunich Hbf2h13 08:09AMErfurt Hbf
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06:56AMMunich Hbf2h30 09:26AMErfurt Hbf
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07:55AMMunich Hbf2h14 10:09AMErfurt Hbf
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08:55AMMunich Hbf2h31 11:26AMErfurt Hbf
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09:18AMMunich Hbf2h45 12:03PMErfurt Hbf
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09:55AMMunich Hbf2h29 12:24PMErfurt Hbf
0 transfers
10:55AMMunich Hbf2h31 01:26PMErfurt Hbf
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11:56AMMunich Hbf2h13 02:09PMErfurt Hbf
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12:55PMMunich Hbf2h31 03:26PMErfurt Hbf
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01:19PMMunich Hbf2h43 04:02PMErfurt Hbf
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01:46PMMunich Hbf2h29 04:15PMErfurt Hbf
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01:54PMMunich Hbf2h30 04:24PMErfurt Hbf
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02:56PMMunich Hbf2h30 05:26PMErfurt Hbf
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03:56PMMunich Hbf2h13 06:09PMErfurt Hbf
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04:55PMMunich Hbf2h31 07:26PMErfurt Hbf
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05:56PMMunich Hbf2h13 08:09PMErfurt Hbf
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06:56PMMunich Hbf2h30 09:26PMErfurt Hbf
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07:56PMMunich Hbf2h13 10:09PMErfurt Hbf
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09:31PMMunich Hbf7h24 04:55AMErfurt Hbf
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09:51PMMunich Hbf7h28 05:19AMErfurt Hbf
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11:00PMMunich Hbf5h55 04:55AMErfurt Hbf
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Fastest train times from Munich to Erfurt

Showing times and prices for Sep 27

Fastest Journey

2 h 13 m

Average

3 h 4 m

Trains per day

22

Distance

318 km

Of the 22 trains that leave Munich for Erfurt every day 17 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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05:56AMMunich Hbf2h13 08:09AMErfurt Hbf
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731One-way
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731One-way
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05:56PMMunich Hbf2h13 08:09PMErfurt Hbf
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841One-way
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07:56PMMunich Hbf2h13 10:09PMErfurt Hbf
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731One-way

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Overview: Train from Munich to Erfurt

distanceDistance197 miles (318 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 57 min
priceAverage train ticket price$43 (€41)
frequencyTrain frequency30 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 26 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn or FlixTrain

Trains from Munich to Erfurt cover the 197 miles (318 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 57 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain. Normally, there are 30 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $43 (€41), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $25 (€24). Travelers depart most frequently from München Hbf and arrive in Erfurt Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Munich to Erfurt trains

Find the best trains between Munich and Erfurt with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $25 (€24). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

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 Munich to Erfurt train.

Munich to Erfurt train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 23 min
  • Average Price: $25
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 26 a day


Train from Munich to Erfurt

For the journey from the Bavarian state capital Munich to the Thuringian city Erfurt, travelers can choose from up to 23 offers daily. The first trains leave for the northeast at 4.15 am, the last ones leave Munich at 11 pm for Erfurt. Thanks to the modern high-speed route, the trains can reach their destination in just 2 hours 6 minutes on transfer-free connections. But even the few connections offered with a change only need 12 minutes longer. A day trip to the East German bishop's and university town is well worth it.

Which train companies travel from Munich to Erfurt?

Only Deutsche Bahn (DB) operates on the high-speed line, which only went into operation in 217, and uses its modern Sprinter-type ICEs for this purpose. With speeds of up to 300 km/h, passengers can travel safely and comfortably by train from Munich to Erfurt.

How long does the train journey from Munich to Erfurt take?

The new Berlin-Munich high-speed route has made it possible for train passengers to reduce the journey time between the two state capitals enormously. Erfurt is about halfway along the route and, as a destination, can benefit from the fast connection. After a travel time of at best only 2 hours 6 minutes, the Munich passengers of the DB reach the Thuringian capital, and that without changing. Only a few connections provide for a change in Nuremberg and are only slightly more time-consuming. 2 hours 18 minutes. The train at 23 hours, however, requires three changes and a travel time of 8.25 hours.

How often can you take the train from Munich to Erfurt?

Up to 23 times a day trains start from Munich in the direction of the Spree metropolis Berlin and make a stopover in Erfurt. Most of these connections are free of change. Between 4.15 am and 11 pm there are usually one to two travel options per 1 am

Stations on the route Munich - Erfurt?

Munich Hauptbahnhof. travelers by U-Bahn and S-Bahn reach Munich's central train station, and trams and buses also take them there comfortably. The car can be parked in the parking deck. A rich offer of shops and gastronomy provides for extensive travel provisions as well as reading and souvenirs.

Erfurt Hauptbahnhof. Situated in the old town, Erfurt's remarkable medieval relics such as the fortress wall are not far from the main train station. Via the tram lines 1, 3, 4, 5 and 6 as well as the city bus you can continue your journey easily. 150 meters northeast of the station there is a bus station as departure point for long-distance buses.


Deutsche Bahn trains from Munich 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 Munich 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 Munich to Erfurt and book cheap DB tickets. More information on rail travel in Germany and Europe.


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Travel Tips: Trains from Munich 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 Munich to Erfurt.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Munich to Erfurt trains for as little as $25 (€24)  in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $43 (€41)  for a train ticket from Munich to Erfurt.
The distance between Munich and Erfurt by train is approximately 197 miles (318 km).
While the time it takes to travel 197 miles (318 km) to Erfurt from Munich can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Munich to Erfurt train journey time is on average 2 h 57 min.

There are a few train stations in Munich to start your trip from including München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz. 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 München Hbf   and arrive in Erfurt Hbf.

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from München Hbf and need to travel around 2.3 miles (3.7 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 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from this train station to the city center.

For the route from Munich to Erfurt you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Munich to Erfurt on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Yes, there are 26 direct trains to Erfurt from Munich per day with Deutsche Bahn  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you book your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
The average number of trains departing Munich for Erfurt is 30 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the first train from Munich to Erfurt at 4: 56 AM. The last train from Munich to Erfurt that you can take departs at 9: 00 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Munich to Erfurt schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
If you buy the Munich to Erfurt train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $43 (€41). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Munich to 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

Munich
Erfurt
München Hbf is the most popular Munich 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 Munich for your trip to Erfurt.
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U-Bahn lines: U1, U2, U4, U5, U7
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S4, S6, S7, S8
Tram lines: 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21
Bus lines: 68, X98
Train lines: ICE, RJ, NJ, IC, EC, RE, RB
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