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There are 5 ways to get from Munich to University of Erlangen–Nuremberg by train, bus, rideshare 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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Train

  1. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Erlangen

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Rideshare

  1. Take the rideshare from Munich to Erlangen

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Zob to Erlangen, Busbahnhof

Bus via Nürnberg Hbf

  1. Take the bus from Munich - Bus station to Nuremberg

Drive

  1. Drive from Munich to University of Erlangen–Nuremberg

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Munich to University of Erlangen–Nuremberg is to rideshare which costs €8 - €14 and takes 2h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Munich to University of Erlangen–Nuremberg is to train which costs €40 - €55 and takes 1h 27m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zob and arriving at Erlangen, Busbahnhof. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 40m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Muenchen Hbf and arriving at Erlangen. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 22m.

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The distance between Munich and University of Erlangen–Nuremberg is 168 km. The road distance is 190.2 km.

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The best way to get from Munich to University of Erlangen–Nuremberg without a car is to train which takes 1h 27m and costs €40 - €55.

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The train from Muenchen Hbf to Erlangen takes 1h 22m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Munich to University of Erlangen–Nuremberg bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Zob station.

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Munich to University of Erlangen–Nuremberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Muenchen Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Munich to University of Erlangen–Nuremberg is to train which takes 1h 27m and costs €40 - €55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €11 - €14 and takes 2h 47m.

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Map of how to get from Munich to University of Erlangen–Nuremberg.
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  • Distance: 167.7 km
  • Duration: 1h 27m

What companies run services between Munich, Germany and University of Erlangen–Nuremberg, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Muenchen Hbf to Erlangen hourly. Tickets cost €40 - €55 and the journey takes 1h 22m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Zob to Erlangen, Busbahnhof once daily. Tickets cost €11 - €14 and the journey takes 2h 40m.

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 Muenchen Hbf to Erlangen
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zob to Erlangen, Busbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Munich - Bus station to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
Blablabus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Munich to Erlangen
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €14
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Munich to University of Erlangen–Nuremberg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Erlangen, Busbahnhof station.

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Munich to University of Erlangen–Nuremberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Erlangen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Munich to University of Erlangen–Nuremberg is 190 km. It takes approximately 1h 40m to drive from Munich to University of Erlangen–Nuremberg.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Munich and University of Erlangen–Nuremberg. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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