There are 9 ways to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Erfurt by plane, train, bus or car

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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Fly to Nuremberg, train  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Nuremberg (NUE) MUC - NUE
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Erfurt Hbf

$95 - $256

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Bus, train  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich International Airport, Munich Airport to Bamberg, Bamberg train 186
  2. Take the train from Bamberg to Erfurt Hbf Ice

$56 - $76

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Fly to Leipzig, train  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Leipzig (LEJ) MUC - LEJ
  2. Take the train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf

$112 - $288

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Frankfurt (FRA) MUC - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf

$138 - $306

Fly to Paderborn, train  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Paderborn (PAD) MUC - PAD
  2. Take the train from Paderborn Hbf to Erfurt Hbf

$153 - $353

Fly to Dresden, train  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Dresden (DRS) MUC - DRS
  2. Take the train from Dresden-Neustadt to Erfurt Hbf

$130 - $364

Train via Nürnberg Hbf  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Rb / ...
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Erfurt Hbf Ice

$98 - $143

Train  •  7 h

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Erfurt Hbf Ice

$143 - $203

Drive  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Munich Airport (MUC) to Erfurt 242.2 miles

$50 - $75

Questions & Answers

The distance between Munich Airport (MUC) and Erfurt is 297 km. The road distance is 387.5 km.

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The best way to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Erfurt without a car is to bus and train which takes 4 h 49 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 45 min to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Erfurt, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Munich Airport to Nuremberg Airport is the direct flight which takes 35 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Munich Airport (MUC) to Erfurt is 388 km. It takes approximately 3 h 38 min to drive from Munich Airport (MUC) to Erfurt.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Munich Airport to Nuremberg Airport.

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There are 399+ hotels available in Erfurt. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Erfurt.
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  • Distance: 185.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 45 min

What companies run services between Munich Airport (MUC), Germany and Erfurt, Germany?

You can take a train from Munich Airport (MUC) to Erfurt via Munich Center, München Hbf, and Nürnberg Hbf in around 5 h 29 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Munich to Leipzig
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Dresden
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $2,700
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Munich to Paderborn
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $340
Flights from Munich to Paderborn via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $340
Flights from Munich to Dresden
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $2,700
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,500
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Paderborn Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bamberg to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Munich International Airport, Munich Airport to Bamberg, Bamberg train
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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