Karlsruhe to Erfurt train

Cheap train tickets from Karlsruhe to Erfurt

Showing times and prices for 27 Jun

Cheapest

£29

Average

£39

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Deutsche Bahn
18:00Karlsruhe3h38 21:38Erfurt
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£291One-way
Deutsche Bahn
20:01Karlsruhe3h38 23:39Erfurt
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£481One-way

Train schedule Karlsruhe to Erfurt

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Deutsche Bahn
18:00Karlsruhe3h38 21:38Erfurt
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Deutsche Bahn
20:01Karlsruhe3h38 23:39Erfurt
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Fastest train times from Karlsruhe to Erfurt

Showing times and prices for 27 Jun

Fastest Journey

3 h 38 m

Average

3 h 38 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

290 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Karlsruhe for Erfurt every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
18:00Karlsruhe3h38 21:38Erfurt
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£291One-way
Deutsche Bahn
20:01Karlsruhe3h38 23:39Erfurt
0 changes
£481One-way

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Overview: Train from Karlsruhe to Erfurt

distanceDistance179 miles (289 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 38 min
priceAverage train ticket price£27 (€30)
frequencyTrain frequency19 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or Flixtrain

Trains from Karlsruhe to Erfurt cover the 179 miles (289 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 38 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Flixtrain. Normally, there are 19 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £27, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £27. Travellers depart most frequently from Karlsruhe Hbf and arrive in Erfurt Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn trains Karlsruhe to Erfurt

You can travel by train to Erfurt from Karlsruhe with Deutsche Bahn for as low as £27. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main operator of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Karlsruhe to Erfurt train.

Deutsche Bahn from Karlsruhe to Erfurt train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 26 min
  • Average Price: £27
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Karlsruhe to Erfurt

Travel by train 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 Karlsruhe to Erfurt.
FAQs
You can find a cheap train from Karlsruhe to Erfurt for some dates and times for as low as £27  one way in the next 7 days.
The Karlsruhe to Erfurt train ticket price is on average £27  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.
The distance from Karlsruhe to Erfurt by train is approximately 179 miles (289 km).
The Karlsruhe to Erfurt train duration is on average 3 h 38 min, which is to be expected when travelling 179 miles (289 km) to Erfurt from Karlsruhe. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

When departing from Karlsruhe, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Karlsruhe Hbf, Karlsruhe-Durlach and Karlsruhe-Knielingen. When arriving in Erfurt, you can end your trip in train stations like Erfurt Hbf, Erfurt Nord and Erfurt, Hbf Intercity-Hotel.

Omio customers book a train from Karlsruhe Hbf   to Erfurt Hbf   most frequently for this route.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Karlsruhe Hbf, located approximately 1.4 miles (2.3 km) from the city centre of Karlsruhe. The most popular arrival train station in Erfurt, called Erfurt Hbf, is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from its city centre.

For the trip from Karlsruhe to Erfurt you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn or Flixtrain. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Karlsruhe and Erfurt on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there are 19 trains a day from Karlsruhe to Erfurt. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train departing from Karlsruhe to Erfurt leaves at 10: 45. The last train departing from Karlsruhe to Erfurt leaves at 23: 20. You can find the latest Karlsruhe to Erfurt train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
If you purchase a train ticket between Karlsruhe and Erfurt within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £27 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Erfurt from Karlsruhe are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Karlsruhe
Erfurt
Karlsruhe Hbf is the most popular Karlsruhe railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Karlsruhe for your journey to Erfurt.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility

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