Stuttgart to Erfurt by train

  • First train
    06:51
  • Last train
    00:11
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 33m
  • Distance
    278 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    9
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 59m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Stuttgart to Erfurt by train

Fast trains from Stuttgart to Erfurt take around 3 hours and 33 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 278 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Stuttgart and Erfurt.

1. Are there direct trains from Stuttgart to Erfurt?

Direct trains from Stuttgart to Erfurt have been found.

We usually find around 8 direct trains on the route from Stuttgart to Erfurt every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 12 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Stuttgart to Erfurt?

The Stuttgart to Erfurt train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 33 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Stuttgart to Erfurt train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Erfurt is usually scheduled to depart Stuttgart around 06:51 and the last train is around 00:11. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Stuttgart to Erfurt 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 Stuttgart to Erfurt by train.

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Which train companies operate between Stuttgart and Erfurt?

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

  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)

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 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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