Karlsruhe to Bamberg by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:58
  • Last train
    21:01
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 32m

Travelling from Karlsruhe to Bamberg by train

Fast trains from Karlsruhe to Bamberg take around 3 hours and 32 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 207 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Karlsruhe and Bamberg.

Are there direct trains from Karlsruhe to Bamberg?

Journeys between Karlsruhe and Bamberg usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 13 departures on the route from Karlsruhe to Bamberg every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 11 departures.

How long is the train journey from Karlsruhe to Bamberg?

The Karlsruhe to Bamberg train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 32 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Karlsruhe to Bamberg train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Bamberg is usually scheduled to depart Karlsruhe around 05:58 and the last train is around 00:15. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Karlsruhe around 05:58, and the last at 00:53.

When to book Karlsruhe to Bamberg train tickets?

Trains in Germany usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Karlsruhe to Bamberg by train.

Which train companies operate between Karlsruhe and Bamberg?

More than one train company operates on the route from Karlsruhe to Bamberg, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Interregio-Express
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn
  • S-Bahn
  • TGV

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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