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There are 3 ways to get from Bamberg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 55m

  1. Take the train from Bamberg to Würzburg Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Steinach(b Rothenburg ob der Tauber) Rb / ...

$48 - $69

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  3h 40m

  1. Take the train from Bamberg to Nürnberg Hbf R2
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Ansbach R7
  3. Take the bus from Ansbach Bahnhof to Rothenburg Friedhof 732

$14 - $16

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h 20m

  1. Drive from Bamberg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber 60.4 miles

$12 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Bamberg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber is to train and bus which costs 11€ - 15€ and takes 3h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Bamberg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber is to drive which costs 11€ - 16€ and takes 1h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bamberg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber. However, there are services departing from Bamberg and arriving at Rothenburg ob der Tauber via Würzburg Hbf and Steinach. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 55m.

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The distance between Bamberg and Rothenburg ob der Tauber is 78 km. The road distance is 96.6 km.

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The best way to get from Bamberg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber without a car is to train which takes 2h 55m and costs 40€ - 60€.

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It takes approximately 2h 55m to get from Bamberg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber, including transfers.

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Bamberg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Bamberg station.

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Bamberg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Steinach(b Rothenburg ob der Tauber) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bamberg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber is 97 km. It takes approximately 1h 20m to drive from Bamberg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber.

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  • Distance: 48.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h 55m

What companies run services between Bamberg, Germany and Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany?

You can take a train from Bamberg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber via Würzburg Hbf and Steinach in around 2h 55m.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bamberg to Würzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Würzburg Hbf to Steinach(b Rothenburg ob der Tauber)
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
VGN
Email
info@vgn.de
Website
vgn.de
Train from Bamberg to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
vgn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Ansbach
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
vgn.de
Bus operators
VGN
Email
info@vgn.de
Website
vgn.de
Bus from Ansbach Bahnhof to Rothenburg Friedhof
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
vgn.de

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