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There are 6 ways to get from Bamberg to Saarland by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Würzburg

  1. Take the train from Bamberg to Würzburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Bamberg, Bahnhof/Fernbus to Frankfurt
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Saarbrücken bus station

Train

  1. Take the train from Bamberg to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf

Train #2

  1. Take the train from Bamberg to Würzburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Osterburken
  3. Take the train from Osterburken, Bahnhof to Homburg

Drive

  1. Drive from Bamberg to Saarbrücken

Train, fly

  1. Take the train from Bamberg to Nürnberg Hbf
  2. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Frankfurt (FRA)
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt to Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof
  4. Take the train from Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof to Homburg

Bamberg to Saarland by train and tram

The journey time between Bamberg and Saarland is around 5h 20m and covers a distance of around 431 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 7m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, ÖBB EuroCity and others, the Bamberg to Saarland service departs from Bamberg and arrives in Uhlandstr., Saarbrücken. Typically 114 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

114 Weekly Services
5h 20m Average Duration
€75 Cheapest Price
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The most affordable way to get from Bamberg to Saarland is to bus, which costs €22 - €35 and takes 7h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Bamberg to Saarland is to drive which costs €60 - €90 and takes 3h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bamberg to Saarland station. However, there are services departing from Bamberg, Bahnhof/Fernbus and arriving at Saarbrücken bus station via Frankfurt. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bamberg to Saarland. However, there are services departing from Bamberg and arriving at Uhlandstr., Saarbrücken via Würzburg Hbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Hauptbahnhof, Saarbrücken. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 20m.

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The distance between Bamberg and Saarland is 290 km. The road distance is 387.4 km.

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The best way to get from Bamberg to Saarland without a car is to train via Würzburg which takes 5h 20m and costs €75 - €130.

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It takes approximately 5h 20m to get from Bamberg to Saarland, including transfers.

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Bamberg to Saarland bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bamberg, Bahnhof/Fernbus station.

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Bamberg to Saarland train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Bamberg station.

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The best way to get from Bamberg to Saarland is to train via Würzburg which takes 5h 20m and costs €75 - €130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €22 - €35 and takes 7h 20m.

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Map of how to get from Bamberg to Saarland.
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  • Distance: 289.9 km
  • Duration: 5h 20m

What companies run services between Bamberg, Germany and Saarland, Germany?

You can take a train from Bamberg to Saarbrücken via Würzburg Hbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Saarbrücken Hbf, and Hauptbahnhof, Saarbrücken in around 5h 20m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bamberg to Saarbrücken via Frankfurt in around 7h 20m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €270
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 311682904
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bamberg to Würzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€16 - €23
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Würzburg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€19 - €28
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Bamberg to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Würzburg Hbf to Osterburken, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€13 - €18
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Osterburken, Bahnhof to Homburg
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Bamberg to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof to Homburg
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€16 - €23
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Würzburg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€29 - €40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bamberg to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€19 - €27
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt to Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€21 - €29
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof to Homburg
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€25 - €35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
oebb.at
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Homburg(Saar)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
oebb.at
vlexx
Phone
+49 6131 61012-11
Email
info@vlexx.de
Website
vlexx.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
vlexx
Go Ahead BW
Phone
+49 711 400 534 44
Website
go-ahead-bw.de
Train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Osterburken
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Go Ahead BW
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€11 - €27
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€11 - €16
1st Class
€19 - €27
Süwex
Phone
0621 8301200
Website
suewex.de
Train from Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof to Homburg
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Süwex
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bamberg, Bahnhof/Fernbus to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€12 - €16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt to Saarbrücken bus station
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€12 - €16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
blablacar.fr
Bus from Frankfurt - Main bus station to Saarbrücken
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Blablabus

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The quickest flight from Nuremberg Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Bamberg to Saarland bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Saarbrücken bus station.

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Bamberg to Saarland train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Homburg station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bamberg to Saarland is 387 km. It takes approximately 3h 17m to drive from Bamberg to Saarland.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Nuremberg Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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Book your Bamberg to Saarland train tickets online with Omio.

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