There are 4 ways to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Erlangen by plane, bus, train 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.

Recommended option

Fly  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Nuremberg (NUE) MUC - NUE

$55 - $192

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich International Airport, Munich Airport to Erlangen 186

$22

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from MUC AIrport Center to Munich Center
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Ice

$56 - $92

Drive  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Munich Airport (MUC) to Erlangen 111.7 miles

$23 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Erlangen is to bus which costs 19€ and takes 2 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Erlangen is to fly which costs 45€ - 170€ and takes 1 h 25 min.

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The distance between Munich Airport (MUC) and Erlangen is 149 km. The road distance is 178.8 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Erlangen, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Munich International Airport, Munich Airport and arriving at Erlangen. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 35 min.

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

Lufthansa flies from Munich Airport (MUC) to Erlangen 3 times a day. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Munich Airport (MUC) to Erlangen every 4 hours. Tickets cost $22 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
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 München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Lufthansa express bus Munich
Phone
+49 (0)89-32304-0
Email
info@airportbus-muenchen.de
Website
airportbus-muenchen.de
Bus from MUC AIrport Center to Munich Center
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
airportbus-muenchen.de
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 Erlangen
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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