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There are 3 ways to get from Nuremberg to Bad Frankenhausen by train, bus or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
  2. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Heldrungen

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Nürnberg Hbf to Bamberg, Bahnhof/Fernbus
  2. Take the train from Bamberg to Erfurt Hbf
  3. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Heldrungen

Drive

  1. Drive from Nuremberg to Bad Frankenhausen

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The cheapest way to get from Nuremberg to Bad Frankenhausen is to drive which costs €30 - €50 and takes 2h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Nuremberg to Bad Frankenhausen is to drive which costs €30 - €50 and takes 2h 44m.

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The distance between Nuremberg and Bad Frankenhausen is 211 km. The road distance is 286.3 km.

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The best way to get from Nuremberg to Bad Frankenhausen without a car is to train which takes 3h 12m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 12m to get from Nuremberg to Bad Frankenhausen, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nuremberg to Bad Frankenhausen is 286 km. It takes approximately 2h 44m to drive from Nuremberg to Bad Frankenhausen.

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Map of how to get from Nuremberg to Bad Frankenhausen.
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  • Distance: 211.5 km
  • Duration: 3h 12m

What companies run services between Nuremberg, Germany and Bad Frankenhausen, Germany?

You can take a train from Nuremberg to Bad Frankenhausen via Erfurt Hbf, Heldrungen, and Heldrungen, Bf. in around 3h 12m.

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 Nuernberg Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bamberg to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€29 - €45
Website
Deutsche Bahn
ABELLIO Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH
Phone
0800 2235546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Heldrungen
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
ABELLIO Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Heldrungen
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
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 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nürnberg Hbf to Bamberg, Bahnhof/Fernbus
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€6 - €8
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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