There are 8 ways to get from Erlangen to Košice by plane, shuttle, train, bus or car

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Fly Nuremberg to Kosice  •  7h 1m

  1. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Kosice (KSC) NUE - KSC

142€ - 473€

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Bus, train  •  14h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Nuremberg to Praha hl. n. 43490
  2. Take the train from Prague, hl.n. to Košice, žel. st. RegioJet / ...

28€ - 82€

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Fly Nuremberg to Budapest, shuttle  •  7h 20m

  1. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Budapest (BUD) NUE - BUD
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest Airport to Košice

61€ - 228€

Train to Munich, fly to Kosice  •  8h 44m

  1. Take the train from Erlangen to Muenchen Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Kosice (KSC) MUC - KSC

156€ - 445€

Train  •  12h 32m

  1. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Kosice Ic

143€ - 256€

Train via Bratislava  •  12h 46m

  1. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava Hlavna Stanica Re / ...
  3. Take the train from Bratislava Hlavna Stanica to Kosice Ic / ...

118€ - 274€

Bus  •  14h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Erlangen to Budapest, Budapest Népliget 1920
  2. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Košice 986 / ...

47€ - 59€

Drive  •  9h 48m

  1. Drive from Erlangen to Košice 978.4 km

110€ - 170€

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The cheapest way to get from Erlangen to Košice is to bus and train which costs 27€ - 85€ and takes 14h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Erlangen to Košice is to fly which costs 140€ - 480€ and takes 7h 1m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Erlangen to Košice. However, there are services departing from Erlangen and arriving at Košice via Budapest, Budapest Népliget. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Erlangen to Košice. However, there are services departing from Erlangen and arriving at Kosice via Nuernberg Hbf and Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 32m.

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The distance between Erlangen and Košice is 751 km. The road distance is 978.4 km.

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The best way to get from Erlangen to Košice without a car is to train which takes 12h 32m and costs 140€ - 260€.

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It takes approximately 7h 1m to get from Erlangen to Košice, including transfers.

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Erlangen to Košice bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Erlangen station.

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Erlangen to Košice train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Nuernberg Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Erlangen to Košice is to fly which takes 7h 1m and costs 140€ - 480€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 140€ - 260€ and takes 12h 32m, you could also bus, which costs 45€ - 60€ and takes 14h 25m.

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Map of how to get from Erlangen to Košice.
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  • Distance: 751.2 km
  • Duration: 7h 1m

What companies run services between Erlangen, Germany and Košice, Slovakia?

Austrian Airlines, LOT and two other airlines fly from Erlangen to Košice every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Erlangen to Košice via Nuernberg Hbf and Wien Hbf in around 12h 32m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Kosice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
140€ - 750€
Flights from Nuremberg to Kosice via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
Flights from Nuremberg to Kosice via Munich, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
160€ - 800€
Flights from Nuremberg to Kosice via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
140€ - 850€
Flights from Nuremberg to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 550€
Flights from Nuremberg to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 550€
Flights from Munich to Kosice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
280€ - 1200€
Flights from Munich to Kosice via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
110€ - 380€
Flights from Munich to Kosice via Cologne Bonn, Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
280€ - 1200€
Flights from Munich to Kosice via Stuttgart, Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
280€ - 1200€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Kosice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
140€ - 750€
Flights from Nuremberg to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
210€ - 700€
Flights from Munich to Kosice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
280€ - 1200€
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Kosice via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
140€ - 470€
Flights from Munich to Kosice via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 550€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Kosice via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
Flights from Munich to Kosice via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
110€ - 380€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
24€ - 250€
Train operators
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 Erlangen to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
85€ - 130€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
90€ - 130€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Kosice
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava Hlavna Stanica
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
19€ - 28€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Bratislava Hlavna Stanica to Kosice
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava Hlavna Stanica
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 15€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava Hlavna Stanica
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
24€ - 45€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava Hlavna Stanica
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Website
Railjet
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Phone
+421 24 48 58 188
Email
info@slovakrail.sk
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Bratislava Hlavna Stanica to Kosice
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 29€
Website
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Regional 2nd Class
19€ - 29€
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Prague, hl.n. to Košice, žel. st.
Ave. Duration
7h 56m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
22€ - 30€
Website
RegioJet
LEO Express
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Prague, Praha hl. n. to Košice
Ave. Duration
8h 21m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
10€ - 60€
Website
LEO Express
Economy
10€ - 13€
Business
28€ - 31€
Premium
45€ - 60€
Bus operators
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Budapest Airport to Košice
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
35€ - 65€
Schedules at
eurobusways.com
Arriva Stredni Cechy
Website
arriva-strednicechy.cz
Bus from Nuremberg to Praha hl. n.
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 16€
Schedules at
arriva.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Nuremberg to Prague - Wilsonova
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Website
RegioJet
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Erlangen to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 45€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Košice
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 16€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurobus SK
Phone
+421 55 680 73 06
Email
onlinepredaj@eurobus.sk
Website
eurobus.sk
Bus from Budapest Népliget aut. áll. to Košice
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
11€ - 13€
Schedules at
eurobus.sk

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There is no direct flight from Nuremberg Airport to Kosice Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 50m and has one stopover.

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Erlangen to Košice bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Košice station.

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Erlangen to Košice train services, operated by ÖBB Intercity, arrive at Kosice station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Erlangen to Košice is 978 km. It takes approximately 9h 48m to drive from Erlangen to Košice.

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Eurowings, Lufthansa, LOT and Austrian Airlines offer flights from Nuremberg Airport to Kosice Airport.

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Book your Erlangen to Košice bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 306+ hotels available in Košice. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Erlangen to Nuremberg Airport is to line 30 bus which takes 30 min and costs 2€ - 3€.

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Flag of Slovakia Košice, Slovakia

Košice is the biggest city in eastern Slovakia and in 2013 was the European Capital of Culture (together with Marseille, France). It is situated on the river Hornád at the eastern reaches of the Slovak Ore Mountains, near the border with Hungary. With a population of approximately 240,000, Košice is the second largest city in Slovakia after the capital Bratislava. - Wikipedia

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    The Urban Tower (Slovak: Urbanova veža) in Košice, Slovakia is originally a Gothic prismatic campanile with a pyramidal roof. It was erected in the 14th century.

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  • Museum of Aviation

    The Museum of Aviation (Múzeum letectva Košice) is a transport and military history museum in Košice, Slovakia. It is a branch of the Slovak Technical Museum in Košice and is located near the Košice International Airport, on the outskirts of the city. It opened on August 23, 2002. After a general reconstruction and enlargement period that lasted since 2004, the museum reopened on September 2, 2006.

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