The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Stuttgart to Erfurt is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
Find all the dates and times for this journey
4 h 3 m
4 h 28 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Stuttgart for Erfurt every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||172 miles (278 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 55 min|
|Average train ticket price||$18 (€16)|
|Train frequency||12 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 9 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Stuttgart to Erfurt cover the 172 miles (278 km) long route taking on average 3 h 55 min with our travel partners like FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $11 (€10), but the average price of train tickets is $18 (€16). Travelers depart most frequently from Stuttgart Hbf and arrive in Erfurt Hbf.
For as little as $11 (€10) you can travel by train from Stuttgart to Erfurt with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn 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 for your train from Stuttgart to Erfurt. 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.
Train information from Stuttgart to Erfurt with Deutsche Bahn:
When departing from Stuttgart, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Stuttgart Hbf, Stuttgart-Bad Cannstatt and Universität. 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 Stuttgart Hbf to Erfurt Hbf most frequently for this route.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Stuttgart Hbf, which is located around 0.9 miles (1.5 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.
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