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Duration 8h 37m
Distance 781.3 km
Average price 238€
Frequency 4/week

Trip overview

The train between Calais and Erfurt takes 8h 37m. The train runs, on average, 4 times per week from Calais to Erfurt. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Calais Ville
  2. Lille Europe
  3. Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  4. Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  5. Erfurt
10h 6m
138€ - 547€

Calais to Erfurt train times

Trains run four times a week between Calais and Erfurt. The service departs Calais at 05:49 in the morning, which arrives into Erfurt at 14:26. All services require a transfer, and take on average 8h 37m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Calais to Erfurt. However, there are services departing from Calais Ville and arriving at Erfurt Hbf via Lille Europe, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 6m.

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The distance between Calais and Erfurt is 642 km. The road distance is 781.3 km.

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Calais to Erfurt train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Calais Ville station.

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Calais to Erfurt train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Erfurt Hbf station.

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There are 213+ hotels available in Erfurt. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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