Zurich to Erlangen train

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Cheap train tickets from Zurich to Erlangen

Showing times and prices for Apr 18

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Zurich to Erlangen is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Deutsche Bahn
07:34AM6h04
Zurich
01:38PMErlangen
$661One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
08:39AM6h38
Zurich
03:17PMErlangen
$721One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
06:59AM6h39
Zurich
01:38PMErlangen
$811One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Zurich to Erlangen

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, April 18
Deutsche Bahn
07:34AM6h04
Zurich
01:38PMErlangen
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
06:59AM6h39
Zurich
01:38PMErlangen
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
08:39AM6h38
Zurich
03:17PMErlangen
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Zurich to Erlangen

Showing times and prices for Apr 18

Fastest Journey

6 h 4 m

Average

6 h 27 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

306 km

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

Deutsche Bahn
07:34AM6h04
Zurich
01:38PMErlangen
$661One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
08:39AM6h38
Zurich
03:17PMErlangen
$721One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
06:59AM6h39
Zurich
01:38PMErlangen
$811One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Zurich to Erlangen

distanceDistance190 miles (306 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 21 min
priceAverage train ticket price$85 (€75)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Zurich to Erlangen cover the 190 miles (306 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 21 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $85 (€75), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $30 (€27). Travelers depart most frequently from Zürich Hbf and arrive in Erlangen station.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Zurich to Erlangen trains

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Zurich to Erlangen from $29 (€26) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable trip.

Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains to Erlangen from Zurich. It offers a wide range of services, including high-speed InterCity Express (ICE) trains, regional trains, and night trains. ICE trains are the fastest and most comfortable way to travel, with speeds of up to 300 km/h. Regional trains are slower but offer more frequent stops and are ideal for shorter trips. Night trains are a great way to save time and money, with comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. Deutsche Bahn offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, day tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a variety of food and beverage options. The most popular routes for Deutsche Bahn are between major cities such as Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, and Frankfurt. Other popular routes include Cologne to Stuttgart, Berlin to Dresden, and Hamburg to Cologne.

Zurich to Erlangen train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 7 min
  • Cheapest Price: $29

Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB) classes from Zurich to Erlangen

Check and compare train options, travel classes, and amenities for trains from Zurich to Erlangen with Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB)

Inter City Express (ICE)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 89 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at seat and restaurant
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to DB Lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Inter City Express (ICE)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 80 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at the restaurant
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to DB lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Intercity (IC)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to DB Lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Intercity (IC)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to DB lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Regional Express (RE)

1st class & 2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

Regionalbahn (RB)

1st class & 2nd class
  • No Wi-Fi
  • Power sockets on some trains
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

FAQs: Trains from Zurich to Erlangen

FAQs: Travel by train from Zurich 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 Zurich to Erlangen.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Zurich to Erlangen can start from as little as $30 (€27) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Zurich to Erlangen is $85 (€75); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Zurich to Erlangen train time is 5 h 21 min   covering the 190 mile (306 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Zurich to Erlangen leaves at 6: 59 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Zurich to Erlangen leaves at 9: 40 AM.
For the best Zurich to Erlangen train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Zurich and Erlangen to compare what amenities they may offer.

When departing from Zurich, you have various train station options to start your route from including Zürich Hbf, Zurich Airport and Zürich Stadelhofen. When arriving in Erlangen, you can end your route in train stations like Erlangen station, Erlangen Paul-Gossen-Straße station and Erlangen-Bruck station.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Zürich Hbf, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Erlangen station, located 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Zurich to Erlangen is April.
You have options as you can travel from Zurich to Erlangen 3 different ways: bus, train or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Zurich and Erlangen

Zurich
Erlangen
Zürich HB is the most popular Zurich 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 Zurich for your trip to Erlangen.
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Zürich-LandesmuseumAccessibility
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Zürich EngeWifiParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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Zürich ManeggParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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