There are 5 ways to get from Erlangen to Bamberg by train, night train, taxi, car or rideshare

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  27 min

  1. Take the train from Erlangen to Bamberg Re / ...

$4 - $24

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  48 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Erlangen to Bamberg 25.3 miles

$3

3 alternative options

Night train  •  38 min

  1. Take the night train from Erlangen Paul-Gossen-Straße to Bamberg S 1

$5 - $10

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Erlangen to Bamberg 25.7 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Erlangen to Bamberg 25.7 miles

$5 - $8

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Erlangen to Bamberg every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $16 - $24 and the journey takes 27 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Erlangen to Bamberg
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
bahn.de
S-Bahn
Website
bahn.de
Train from Erlangen Paul-Gossen-Straße to Bamberg
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
bahn.de
Night train from Erlangen Paul-Gossen-Straße to Bamberg
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
bahn.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Erlangen to Bamberg
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Erlangen to Bamberg
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Hallo Nürnberg Taxi
Phone
+49 911/19410
Website
taxi-nuernberg.de
Sommer Oskar Taxi
Phone
+49 911/226525

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Erlangen and Bamberg is 35 km. The road distance is 41 km.

The cheapest way to get from Erlangen to Bamberg is to rideshare which costs 3€ and takes 48 min.

The quickest way to get from Erlangen to Bamberg is to taxi which takes 26 min and costs 85€ - 110€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Erlangen and arriving at Bamberg. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

The train from Erlangen to Bamberg takes 27 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.