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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 Sat Jan 29 2022 00:00:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time) we recommend taking a train because it's the best combination of price and speed.

06:56PMMunich Hbf2h30 09:26PMErfurt Hbf
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09:31PMMunich Hbf7h21 04:52AMErfurt Hbf
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05:54PMMunich Hbf2h15 08:09PMErfurt Hbf
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04:55PMMunich Hbf2h31 07:26PMErfurt Hbf
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07:47AMMunich Hbf2h37 10:24AMErfurt Hbf
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Jan 29
$33Deutsche Bahn
Jan 30
$18Deutsche Bahn
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Travel Information between Munich and Erfurt

distanceDistance197 miles (318 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$34 - $45
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $34 (€28) • 2 h 16 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $34 (€28) • 2 h 16 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 197 miles (318 km) by bus or train from Munich to Erfurt. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 16 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $34 (€28). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Munich to Erfurt.

Travel Tips: Travel from Munich to Erfurt

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.

How do I get from Munich to Erfurt?

There are 2 ways that you can travel between Munich and Erfurt. You can take a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Munich to Erfurt?

The cheapest way to travel between Munich and Erfurt is by taking a train with an average price of $34 (€28).

This is compared to other travel options to Erfurt:

A train is $11 (€9) less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from Munich to Erfurt costing on average $45 (€37).

What is the fastest way to get from Munich to Erfurt?

The fastest way from Munich to Erfurt is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 16 min.

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

In comparison, getting to Erfurt by bus can take on average 9 h 30 min.

What is the distance between Munich and Erfurt?

Erfurt is approximately 197 miles (318 km) away from Munich.

How many services a day are there from Munich to Erfurt?

The average frequency per day from Munich to Erfurt is:

  • 25 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Munich and in Erfurt?

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

  • Most travelers board their bus from München, ZOB and arrive in Erfurt Hbf.
  • Most travelers take a train from München Hbf to Erfurt Hbf.

Which travel operators can get me to Erfurt from Munich?

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

  • You can travel to Erfurt from Munich by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $45 (€37) with Flixbus from Munich to Erfurt.
  • You can travel between Munich and Erfurt by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $34 (€28) with Deutsche Bahn from Munich to Erfurt.

Is it possible to travel directly from Munich to Erfurt?

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

  • You can find around 25 direct trains per day and travel with Deutsche Bahn.

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

Where else should I travel to after my journey to Erfurt from Munich ends?

Looking to extend your trip from Munich to Erfurt? Many Omio customers who go from Munich to Erfurt usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Frankfurt am Main or Leipzig. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Frankfurt am Main or Leipzig from Erfurt, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

How far in advance should I book my Munich to Erfurt one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket for this route costs on average $45 (€37) one way.
  • A train ticket for this journey costs on average $34 (€28) one way.

But we recommend booking Munich to Erfurt 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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