How to travel from Erlangen to Bern

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Travel Information between Erlangen and Bern

distanceDistance244 miles (394 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$17 - $62
fastestFastest modeTrain • $25 (€22) • 11 h 18 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 244 miles (394 km) between Erlangen and Bern. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Erlangen to Bern.

Travel Tips: Travel from Erlangen to Bern

Travel Tips: Travel to Bern 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 Erlangen to Bern.

Travel between Erlangen, Germany and Bern, Switzerland is: Unrestricted.

Can travelers from Germany enter Switzerland?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Bern from Erlangen?

Conditions of entry into Switzerland:

  • There are no current restrictions

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Bern, Switzerland?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

This information was last checked on 3/22/23. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Erlangen and Bern.

Return travel to Erlangen, Germany from Switzerland is: Unrestricted.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Germany from Switzerland?

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Germany from Switzerland?

Requirements for reentering Germany:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Germany?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Germany to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Erlangen, Germany was last verified on 3/22/23. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Erlangen from Bern.

There are 3 travel options from Erlangen to Bern: bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Erlangen to Bern is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around $17 (€15) compared to other travel options to Bern:

A flight is generally $45 (€40) less than a bus for the same route. Taking a bus costs on average $62 (€55) from Erlangen to Bern.

Taking a flight is usually $8 (€7) less than taking a train to Bern, which costs on average $25 (€22) for the same trip.

The fastest way to get to Bern from Erlangen is by train with an average travel time of 11 h 18 min.

Other travel options to Bern can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 14 h 51 min   on average.

In comparison, traveling by flight can take you on average 0 h 0 min.

Bern is approximately 244 miles (394 km) away from Erlangen.

The average frequency per day from Erlangen to Bern is:

  • Around 1 bus per day.
  • 8 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Erlangen and Bern as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Erlangen to Bern:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Erlangen, Busbahnhof and arrive in Bern.
  • Most travelers board their train from Erlangen and arrive in Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation.

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

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Bern by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Erlangen to Bern tickets on Omio for $62 (€55).
  • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Bern by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Erlangen to Bern for $25 (€22) on Omio.
Looking to extend your trip from Erlangen to Bern? Many Omio customers who go from Erlangen to Bern usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Zurich, Paris or Geneva. If you're looking to explore Zurich, Paris or Geneva from Bern, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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

  • A bus ticket for this trip costs on average $62 (€55) one way.
  • A plane ticket for this journey costs on average $17 (€15) one way.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $25 (€22) one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Erlangen to Bern 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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