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05/19/2024
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Berlin to Erfurt by train

The journey from Berlin to Erfurt by train is 147.62 mi and takes 1 hr 51 min. There are 8 connections per day, with the first departure at 4:30 AM and the last at 3:28 PM. It is possible to travel from Berlin to Erfurt by train for as little as $9.49 or as much as $30.69. The best price for this journey is $9.49.

Lowest Price$9.49
Journey Duration1 hr 51 min
Connection per Day8
Lowest Price$9.49
Highest Price$30.69
First Departure4:30 AM
Last Departure3:28 PM
Distance147.62 mi
DepartureBerlin
ArrivalErfurt
CarriersDB - InterCity Express (ICE), FlixTrain

Berlin to Erfurt Train Times

Departure date
Sunday, May 19, 2024

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Cheap train tickets from Berlin to Erfurt
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Berlin to Erfurt.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Berlin to Erfurt, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Berlin to Erfurt.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Best time to book Berlin to Erfurt travel

Virail Pro Tip ✌: Booking 10 days in advance save 10% on average

Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $14.31 to $36.46 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 61% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Berlin to Erfurt

The cheapest Berlin - Erfurt train tickets can be found for as low as $20.23 if you’re lucky, or $25.80 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $43.74.

Find the best day to travel to Erfurt by train

When travelling to Erfurt by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Flixtrain is a European low-cost passenger rail service that offers affordable and comfortable train travel to various destinations across Germany. It is owned and operated by FlixMobility, the parent company of FlixBus, which is a popular bus transportation service in Europe. Flixtrain operates on several routes, including Berlin to Stuttgart, Berlin to Cologne, and Hamburg to Cologne, among others.

Express InterCity is a type of train service that operates in many countries around the world. It is designed to provide fast and efficient transportation between major cities, with limited stops along the way. Express InterCity trains typically offer amenities such as comfortable seating, air conditioning, and onboard food and beverage service. They may also have first-class or business-class seating options for passengers who want extra comfort and amenities. Express InterCity trains are often a popular choice for business travelers, tourists, and commuters who need to travel between cities quickly and conveniently.

Ticket types and facilities from Berlin to Erfurt

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by FlixTrain and DB - InterCity Express (ICE) when traveling from Berlin to Erfurt.

Standard

A standard ticket on FlixTrain is a regular ticket / second class ticket. Flixtrain standard ticket offers you a comfortable seat, guaranteed Wi-Fi, access to power outlets, and one carry-on and one checked luggage with size restrictions.
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Second Class

Deutshce Bahn's second class ensures a comfortable journey with standard seating arrangements with free Wi-Fi, power socket, and. Second class passengers can buy food and drinks from the bar/bistro car or restaurant car.
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First Class

First Class travel with Deutsche Bahn provides a luxurious experience with comfortable seats and many amenities such as spacious seating with personalized on-seat service and exclusive lounge access at major stations. First-class passengers can have their orders delivered to their seats, but if you do not want to wait, you can also dine in the restaurant car or buy food and drinks from the bar/bistro car.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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Connect effortlessly on FlixTrain and enjoy free WiFi, whether you're catching up on work, chatting, or simply browsing.
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Keep your devices charged and ready. FlixTrain seats come equipped with power sockets and USB outlets.
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For your safety and the comfort of everyone on board, FlixBus permits you to bring one carry-on bag that should fit under the seat or in the overhead compartment. You're also allowed one checked bag, but make sure you can load and unload it by yourself and store it in the overhead space or under your seat. Kindly ensure your luggage isn't bulky or poses a risk to others. Remember, it's up to you to keep track of your belongings during the trip.
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FlixTrain prioritizes comfort for all. Passengers with mobility concerns can book designated seats and utilize complimentary transportation for foldable wheelchairs and mobility aids. Reach out to FlixTrain for any assistance required.
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While FlixTrain doesn't offer onboard catering, you're welcome to bring along your own snacks and beverages.
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With FlixTrain, you can pack an extra piece of luggage, but it's a good idea to book early since train space is limited. Got sports equipment or a big musical instrument? They're welcome too, though an extra fee might apply. If you're cycling around, you can park your bike in specific areas for just 9 Euro, but ensure it's standard-sized and free of extra attachments. Remember to reserve a spot for your bike early, as space fills up fast
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On ICE trains, enjoy free WiFi and access the ICE portal for movies, TV shows, audiobooks, games, and reading material.
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Seek tranquillity on ICE Frankfurt in Coach 21 (second class) and Coach 28/29 (first class). On ICE 104/105 Basel, it's Coach 31 (second class) and Coach 38/39 (first class).
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Stay charged with a power socket available for every two seats on the train.
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On ICE-trains, you can bring any amount of luggage without restrictions. Store small bags either in the overhead racks or beneath your seats. For bigger luggage items, use the racks found in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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For assistance in boarding, changing trains, or other queries, reach out to DB’s Mobility Service. The staff is always ready to assist and ensure a smooth journey.
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With ICE, choose between a full menu at the onboard restaurant or quick snacks at the bistro. For First Class passengers, complimentary food and drinks are served directly to your seat. DB's diverse menu, updated quarterly, features local and vegetarian/vegan options.
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ICE trains not only offer air conditioning but are also innovating with eco-friendly systems that both cool and heat using natural refrigerants.
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On Deutsche Bahn trains, make sure it's disassembled and snugly packed in a case or cover with your name labeled on it, and you can bring it on board for free. You're also allowed one regular and one hand luggage item. Just ensure your bike doesn't get in the way of other travelers or block aisles. Note: Special bikes aren't permitted, but if you're an international traveler, there's no need to worry about peak-time restrictions.
Services on board DB - InterCity Express (ICE) and FlixTrain from Berlin to Erfurt
Compare services on board when travelling from Berlin to Erfurt by train.
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Berlin to Erfurt CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
16.63kg
Bus
17.82kg
Flight
47.52kg
Car
38.01kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Berlin to Erfurt by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Berlin and Erfurt are 16.63kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Berlin and Erfurt? By taking the train between Berlin and Erfurt you will save 30.89kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.19kg compared to a bus and 21.38kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Berlin to Erfurt?
A train ticket from Berlin to Erfurt is $19.12. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $9.49.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Berlin to Erfurt?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Berlin to Erfurt is $9.49. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Berlin and Erfurt by train?
Berlin to Erfurt is 147.62 mi.
How long does the train between Berlin and Erfurt take?
Berlin to Erfurt is on average 1 hr 51 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 40 min.
Which companies operate from Berlin to Erfurt?
The train journey from Berlin to Erfurt is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: DB - InterCity Express (ICE), FlixTrain and FlixTrain GmbH.
How many train connections per day go from Berlin to Erfurt?
Berlin to Erfurt has 8 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Berlin to Erfurt leave?
The earliest train from Berlin to Erfurt departs at 4:30 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Berlin to Erfurt depart?
The latest train from Berlin to Erfurt departs at 3:28 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Berlin to Erfurt in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $9.49 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Berlin to Erfurt?
There are on average 8 direct connection(s) from Berlin to go to Erfurt.
What's the fastest journey time between Berlin to Erfurt by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Berlin and Erfurt is 1 hr 40 min.
Is there a direct train from Berlin to Erfurt?
Yes, there is a direct train between Berlin and Erfurt.
What are the CO2 emissions for Berlin to Erfurt by train?
The train journey from Berlin to Erfurt creates 16.63kg of CO2 emissions.

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