How to travel from Erfurt to Gießen

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Travel Information from Erfurt to Gießen

distanceDistance107 miles (173 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$32 - $44
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $32 (€30) • 2 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $32 (€30) • 2 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 107 miles (173 km) between Erfurt and Gießen. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $32 (€30). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Erfurt to Gießen.

Travel Tips: Travel from Erfurt to Gießen

Travel to Gießen 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 Erfurt to Gießen.

There are 4 ways to get from Erfurt to Gießen: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to get from Erfurt to Gießen is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $32 (€30) compared to other travel options to Gießen:

A bus is $12 (€11) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Erfurt to Gießen costing on average $44 (€41).

The quickest way to travel to Gießen from Erfurt is by bus, which takes on average 2 h 35 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Gießen by train can take on average 3 h 10 min.

Gießen is approximately 107 miles (173 km) away from Erfurt.

The average frequency per day from Erfurt to Gießen is:

  • 1 bus per day.
  • 18 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Gießen from Erfurt as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Erfurt to Gießen:

  • Most travelers who buy a bus ticket from Erfurt to Gießen depart from Erfurt, Urbicher Kreuz to Gießen, Liebigstraße (Mathematikum).
  • Most travelers catch their train from Erfurt Hbf and arrive in Gießen.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Erfurt to Gießen, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Gießen. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Erfurt to Gießen tickets on Omio for $32 (€30).
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn with connection for trains to Gießen. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Deutsche Bahn with connection Erfurt to Gießen tickets on Omio for $44 (€41).
Many of our customers traveling from Erfurt to Gießen don't make Gießen their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Gießen are Berlin, Frankfurt am Main or Hamburg, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Gießen to any of these top destinations today!

Before traveling from Erfurt to Gießen, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $32 (€30) one way for this trip.
  • A train ticket for this route is costing $44 (€41) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Erfurt to Gießen tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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