How to travel from Munich to Erfurt

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from Munich to Erfurt

You can get from Munich to Erfurt by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Munich to Erfurt on Feb 01 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

04:13AMMunich Hbf3h11 07:24AMErfurt Hbf
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10:27PMMunich Hbf6h28 04:55AMErfurt Hbf
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06:56PMMunich Hbf2h30 09:26PMErfurt Hbf
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08:38AMMunich Hbf2h48 11:26AMErfurt Hbf
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10:55AMMunich Hbf2h31 01:26PMErfurt Hbf
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Travel Information from Munich to Erfurt

distanceDistance197 miles (318 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$10 - $170
fastestFastest modeTrain • $170 (€148) • 2 h 13 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 197 miles (318 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train to Erfurt from Munich. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Munich to Erfurt.

Travel Tips: Travel from Munich to Erfurt

Travel Tips: Travel to Erfurt 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 Munich to Erfurt.

There are 4 ways that you can travel from Munich to Erfurt. You can take a bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Erfurt from Munich is by taking a flight, which costs on average $10 (€9).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Erfurt:

Taking a flight is about $57 (€50) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $68 (€59) for this trip.

Taking a flight is usually $159 (€139) less than taking a train to Erfurt, which costs on average $170 (€148) for the same trip.

The quickest way to travel between Munich and Erfurt is by train, which takes on average 2 h 13 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Erfurt by bus can take on average 0 h 0 min.

In comparison, taking a flight requires on average 0 h 0 min   of travel time.

The distance is approximately 197 miles (318 km) from Munich to Erfurt.

The average frequency per day from Munich to Erfurt is:

  • Around 30 trains per day.

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

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

  • Most travelers who book a bus ticket from Munich to Erfurt depart from München, ZOB to Erfurt, Urbicher Kreuz.
  • Most travelers catch their train from München Hbf and arrive in Erfurt Hbf.

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

  • You can take a bus from Munich to Erfurt with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $68 (€59) with Flixbus from Munich to Erfurt.
  • You can travel by train between Munich and Erfurt with Deutsche Bahn, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Munich to Erfurt tickets for $170 (€148) on Omio.

Yes, there are direct routes from Munich to Erfurt with the following travel companies:

  • You can find 30 direct trains per day to Erfurt with Deutsche Bahn.

Direct services to Erfurt tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

Many of our customers traveling from Munich to Erfurt don't make Erfurt their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Erfurt are Berlin, Frankfurt am Main or Leipzig, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Erfurt to any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Bus tickets cost on average $68 (€59) one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average $10 (€9) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing $170 (€148) one way on average.

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

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