How to travel from Fribourg to Erlangen

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Travel Information between Fribourg and Erlangen

distanceDistance261 miles (421 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$6 - $165
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $6 (€5) • 18 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 261 miles (421 km) to Erlangen from Fribourg. A bus is best for those looking to save money on this trip, with tickets costing about $6 (€5). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Fribourg to Erlangen.

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

Can travelers from Switzerland enter Germany?

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

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

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

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

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

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 to Erlangen from Fribourg.

The restriction level for your return to Fribourg, Switzerland from Germany is: Unrestricted.

Is my journey back to Fribourg from Erlangen restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Fribourg from Erlangen?

Conditions of reentry into Switzerland:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Fribourg, Switzerland?

You should observe these safety measures in Switzerland as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Switzerland was last checked on 3/22/23. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Fribourg from Erlangen closer to your date of departure here.

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

The cheapest way to go to Erlangen from Fribourg is by taking a bus, which costs on average $6 (€5).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Erlangen:

Taking a bus is about $159 (€141) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $165 (€146) for this journey.

A bus is $49 (€43) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Fribourg to Erlangen costing on average $54 (€48).

The fastest way from Fribourg to Erlangen is by travel with an average journey time of min.

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

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 18 h 15 min.

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

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 7 h 33 min   of travel time.

The distance is approximately 261 miles (421 km) from Fribourg to Erlangen.

The average frequency per day from Fribourg to Erlangen is:

  • Around 1 bus per day.
  • Around 12 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Fribourg and Erlangen 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 from Fribourg to Erlangen:

  • Buses mostly leave from Fribourg, Chemin St. Léonard and tend to arrive in Erlangen, Busbahnhof.
  • Trains most often depart from Fribourg at Fribourg and arrive in Erlangen at Erlangen.

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

  • You can go to Erlangen from Fribourg by plane with Lufthansa Cityline. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $165 (€146) with Lufthansa Cityline from Fribourg to Erlangen on Omio.
  • You can travel by train to Erlangen from Fribourg with Deutsche Bahn, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Fribourg to Erlangen tickets for $54 (€48) on Omio.
Many of our customers traveling from Fribourg to Erlangen don't make Erlangen their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Erlangen are Berlin, Munich or Nuremberg, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Erlangen to any of these top destinations today!

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

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $6 (€5) one way for this route.
  • A plane ticket for this trip is costing $165 (€146) one way on average.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $54 (€48) one way for this route.

But we recommend booking Fribourg to Erlangen 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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