There are 9 ways to get from London to Erlangen by train, bus, night train, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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

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Train  •  8h 53m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Eil
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf Ice / ...

221€ - 571€

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Bus  •  18h 25m

  1. Take the bus from London to Erlangen 1920

45€ - 60€

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Train, night train  •  11h 48m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Eil
  2. Take the night train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Nuernberg Hbf Nj

156€ - 461€

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  9h 5m

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Erlangen

255€ - 306€

Drive, car ferry  •  10h 23m

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Erlangen

132€ - 191€

Fly London City to Nuremberg  •  6h 46m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Nuremberg (NUE) LCY - NUE

104€ - 368€

Fly London Heathrow to Nuremberg  •  6h 15m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Nuremberg (NUE) LHR - NUE

78€ - 219€

Fly London City to Frankfurt, train  •  6h 52m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Frankfurt (FRA) LCY - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Nuernberg Hbf

134€ - 490€

Fly London Heathrow to Stuttgart, train  •  7h 34m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Stuttgart (STR) LHR - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf

86€ - 337€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Erlangen is to bus which costs £40 - £55 and takes 18h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from London to Erlangen is to fly which costs £70 - £200 and takes 6h 15m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London and arriving at Erlangen. Services depart four times a week, and operate Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 18h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Erlangen. However, there are services departing from London St Pancras Eurostar and arriving at Erlangen via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Nuernberg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 53m.

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The distance between London and Erlangen is 814 km.

The best way to get from London to Erlangen without a car is to train which takes 8h 53m and costs £190 - £550.

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It takes approximately 8h 53m to get from London to Erlangen, including transfers.

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

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London to Erlangen train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St Pancras Eurostar station.

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The best way to get from London to Erlangen is to train which takes 8h 53m and costs £190 - £550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £40 - £55 and takes 18h 25m, you could also fly, which costs £90 - £330 and takes 6h 46m.

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Map of how to get from London to Erlangen.
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  • Distance: 814.2 km
  • Duration: 8h 53m

What companies run services between London, England and Erlangen, Germany?

You can take a train from London King's Cross to Erlangen via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, and Nuernberg Hbf in around 8h 53m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from London to Erlangen 4 times a week. Tickets cost 45€ - 60€ and the journey takes 18h 25m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London City to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
280€ - 900€
Flights from London City to Nuremberg via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
280€ - 900€
Flights from London Heathrow to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
230€ - 430€
Flights from London Heathrow to Nuremberg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
70€ - 310€
Flights from London Heathrow to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
230€ - 430€
Flights from London Heathrow to Nuremberg via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
230€ - 430€
Flights from London City to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 1600€
Flights from London Heathrow to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 800€
Flights from London Heathrow to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 800€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Nuremberg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 380€
Flights from London Heathrow to Nuremberg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 350€
Flights from London City to Frankfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
140€ - 700€
Flights from London Heathrow to Stuttgart via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 380€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Nuremberg via Edinburgh, London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
100€ - 600€
Flights from London City to Nuremberg via Glasgow, London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
100€ - 600€
Flights from London City to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 1000€
Flights from London Heathrow to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 370€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London City to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
270€ - 900€
Flights from London Heathrow to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
250€ - 470€
Flights from London Heathrow to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 350€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Nuremberg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
70€ - 310€
Flights from London Heathrow to Nuremberg via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
70€ - 310€
Flights from London Heathrow to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 310€
Flights from London Heathrow to Stuttgart via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 310€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Nuremberg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 280€
Flights from London Heathrow to Stuttgart via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 460€
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Frankfurt via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 410€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Stuttgart via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
70€ - 310€
Train operators
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
100€ - 350€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
300€ - 350€
Standard
100€ - 130€
Standard Premier
150€ - 190€
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 Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
70€ - 100€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
55€ - 85€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
8h 33m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
Nightjet
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
147€
Website
Eurotunnel
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof to Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 27€
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
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 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Erlangen
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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There is no direct flight from London City Airport to Nuremberg Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 35m and has one stopover.

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

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Erlangen is 1h ahead of London. It is currently 6:26 AM in London and 7:26 AM in Erlangen.

London to Erlangen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Nuernberg Hbf station.

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Swiss, KLM, British Airways and Lufthansa offer flights from London City Airport to Nuremberg Airport.

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Book your London to Erlangen bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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There are 791+ hotels available in Erlangen. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from London to London City Airport is to train which takes 21 min and costs £1 - £5.

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