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from Erlangen to Heilbronn

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Travel Information to Heilbronn from Erlangen

distanceDistance86 miles (138 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$22 - $28
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $22 (€20) • 2 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $28 (€25) • 3 h 6 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus or train to travel 86 miles (138 km) between Erlangen and Heilbronn. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 6 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $22 (€20). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Erlangen to Heilbronn.

Travel Tips: Travel from Erlangen to Heilbronn

Travel to Heilbronn 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 Heilbronn.

How do I go from Erlangen to Heilbronn?

There are 2 ways to get from Erlangen to Heilbronn: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Erlangen to Heilbronn?

The cheapest way to go to Heilbronn from Erlangen is by taking a bus, which costs on average $22 (€20).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Heilbronn:

A bus is $5 (€5) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Erlangen to Heilbronn costing on average $28 (€25).

What is the fastest way from Erlangen to Heilbronn?

The fastest way from Erlangen to Heilbronn is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 6 min.

There are alternative travel options to Heilbronn that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Heilbronn by bus can take on average 2 h 20 min.

How far is Heilbronn from Erlangen?

You should expect to travel around 86 miles (138 km) between Erlangen and Heilbronn.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Erlangen to Heilbronn?

The average frequency per day from Erlangen to Heilbronn is:

  • 1 bus a day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Erlangen and in Heilbronn?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Erlangen to Heilbronn:

  • Buses most often depart from Erlangen at Erlangen, Busbahnhof and arrive in Heilbronn at Heilbronn, Hbf (Central station).
  • Trains mostly leave from Erlangen and tend to arrive in Heilbronn Hbf.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Erlangen to Heilbronn?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Erlangen to Heilbronn:

  • You can take a bus from Erlangen to Heilbronn with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $22 (€20) with Flixbus from Erlangen to Heilbronn.
  • You can travel by train between Erlangen and Heilbronn with Deutsche Bahn, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Erlangen to Heilbronn tickets for $28 (€25) on Omio.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Erlangen and Heilbronn ends?

Your trip from Erlangen to Heilbronn doesn't have to end in Heilbronn. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Stuttgart, Berlin or Frankfurt am Main. If you’d like to add Stuttgart, Berlin or Frankfurt am Main to your Erlangen to Heilbronn tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Heilbronn today!

When should I buy a ticket from Erlangen to Heilbronn online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Erlangen to Heilbronn, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing $22 (€20) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $28 (€25) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Erlangen to Heilbronn online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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