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from Paris to Erfurt

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

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To get from Paris to Erfurt on May 18 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:55AMParis Gare de l'Est6h43 05:38PMErfurt Hbf
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$1151One-way
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10:55AMParis Gare de l'Est6h43 05:38PMErfurt Hbf
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$1151One-way
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01:08PMParis Gare de l'Est6h30 07:38PMErfurt Hbf
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$1151One-way
01:55PMParis Gare de l'Est6h31 08:26PMErfurt Hbf
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$1151One-way
09:04AMParis Gare de l'Est6h34 03:38PMErfurt Hbf
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$1151One-way

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Wed
May 18
$115Deutsche Bahn with connection
$67Flixbus
Thu
May 19
$93Deutsche Bahn
$74Flixbus
Fri
May 20
$93Deutsche Bahn
$67Flixbus
Sat
May 21
$104Deutsche Bahn with connection
$51Flixbus
Sun
May 22
$76Deutsche Bahn
$45Flixbus
Mon
May 23
$59Deutsche Bahn with connection
$34Flixbus
Wed
May 25
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$78Flixbus
Thu
May 26
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$73Flixbus
Fri
May 27
$104Deutsche Bahn with connection
$53Flixbus
Sat
May 28
$115Deutsche Bahn with connection
$89Flixbus
Sun
May 29
$215Deutsche Bahn with connection
$95Flixbus
Mon
May 30
$104Deutsche Bahn with connection
$40Flixbus

Travel Information from Paris to Erfurt

distanceDistance412 miles (664 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$53 - $56
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $53 (€48) • 6 h 18 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $53 (€48) • 6 h 18 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 412 miles (664 km) by bus or train between Paris and Erfurt. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 6 h 18 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $53 (€48). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Paris to Erfurt.

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FAQs

Is cross-border travel to Erfurt, Germany from Paris, France currently allowed?

Travel between Paris, France and Erfurt, Germany is: Partially open.

Can travelers from France enter Germany?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Erfurt from Paris?

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

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

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

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 5/16/22. 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 from Paris to Erfurt.

Are there restrictions on reentering France from Erfurt, Germany due to the coronavirus pandemic?

Return travel to Paris, France from Germany is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering France from Germany?

Entry into France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

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

Requirements for reentering France:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health declaration required

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

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

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Paris, France was last verified on 5/16/22. 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 Paris from Erfurt.

How do I get from Paris to Erfurt?

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Erfurt from Paris. You can take a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Paris to Erfurt?

The cheapest way to go to Erfurt from Paris is by taking a train, which costs on average $53 (€48).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Erfurt:

Taking a train is usually $2 (€2) less than taking a bus to Erfurt, which costs on average $56 (€50) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way from Paris to Erfurt?

The fastest way to get to Erfurt from Paris is by train with an average travel time of 6 h 18 min.

Other travel options to Erfurt can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Erfurt by bus can take on average 10 h 55 min.

How far is it from Paris to Erfurt?

Erfurt is approximately 412 miles (664 km) away from Paris.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Paris to Erfurt?

The average frequency per day from Paris to Erfurt is:

  • 1 train per day.

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

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Paris to Erfurt:

  • Buses most often depart from Paris at Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) and arrive in Erfurt at Erfurt, Urbicher Kreuz.
  • Trains mostly depart from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Erfurt Hbf.

Which travel companies can take me from Paris to Erfurt?

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

  • You can go to Erfurt from Paris by bus with Flixbus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $56 (€50) with Flixbus from Paris to Erfurt on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Paris to Erfurt with Deutsche Bahn. Cheap tickets can be found for $53 (€48) with Deutsche Bahn from Paris to Erfurt.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Paris to Erfurt?

Many of our customers traveling from Paris to Erfurt don't make Erfurt their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Erfurt are Berlin, Frankfurt am Main or Munich, 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!

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

When planning your trip from Paris 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 $56 (€50) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing $53 (€48) one way on average.

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

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