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There are 3 ways to get from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Schwabach by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1h 49m

  1. Take the train from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Steinach Rb
  2. Take the train from Steinach to Ansbach Rb / ...
  3. Take the train from Ansbach to Nuernberg Hbf Ic / ...
  4. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Schwabach Rb / ...

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Bus, train  •  1h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Dombühl 807 / ...
  2. Take the train from Dombuehl to Nuernberg Hbf Re / ...

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Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Schwabach 83.6 km

Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Schwabach by train

The train journey time between Rothenburg ob der Tauber and Schwabach is around 1h 43m and covers a distance of around 101 km. This includes an average layover time of around 19 min. The fastest train normally takes 1h 34m. Services are operated by DB Regio AG Bayern, Deutsche Bahn Regional, VGN and others. Typically 105 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
1h 23m
Layover time:
19 min
Total time:
1h 43m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
1h 34m
Train distance:
101 km
Trains per week:
105
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
5 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
04:45
Last train departs at:
22:06

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Schwabach train schedules

Rothenburg ob der Tauber → Schwabach
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The cheapest way to get from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Schwabach is to drive which costs €9 - €14 and takes 49 min.

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The fastest way to get from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Schwabach is to drive. Taking this option will cost €9 - €14 and takes 49 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Schwabach. However, there are services departing from Rothenburg ob der Tauber and arriving at Schwabach via Steinach, Ansbach and Nuernberg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 49m.

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The distance between Rothenburg ob der Tauber and Schwabach is 61 km. The road distance is 83.6 km.

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The best way to get from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Schwabach without a car is to train which takes 1h 49m and costs €14 - €110.

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It takes approximately 1h 49m to get from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Schwabach, including transfers.

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Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Schwabach train services, operated by DB Regio AG Bayern, depart from Rothenburg ob der Tauber station.

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Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Schwabach train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Schwabach station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Schwabach is 84 km. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Schwabach.

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  • Distance: 61.4 km
  • Duration: 1h 49m

What companies run services between Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany and Schwabach, Germany?

You can take a train from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Schwabach via Steinach, Ansbach, and Nuernberg Hbf in around 1h 49m.

Train operators
DB Regio AG Bayern
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Steinach
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
DB Regio AG Bayern
Train from Steinach to Ansbach
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
DB Regio AG Bayern
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber to Steinach(B Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Steinach(B Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber) to Ansbach
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Ansbach to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Schwabach
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Dombuehl to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
VGN
Email
info@vgn.de
Website
vgn.de
Train from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Steinach
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
VGN
Train from Steinach to Ansbach
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Website
VGN
Train from Ansbach to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €9
Website
VGN
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Schwabach
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
VGN
Train from Dombühl to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
VGN
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Steinach(B Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber) to Ansbach
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Ansbach to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
DB Fernverkehr
Website
delfi.de
Train from Steinach to Ansbach
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
delfi.de
Go Ahead BW
Phone
+49 711 400 534 44
Website
go-ahead-bw.de
Train from Ansbach to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Go Ahead BW
Train from Dombuehl to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Go Ahead BW
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Ansbach to Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Train from Dombühl to Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Bus operators
Linienverkehr
Website
delfi.de
Bus from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Dombühl
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
VGN
Email
info@vgn.de
Website
vgn.de
Bus from Rothenburg o.d.T. Bahnhof to Dombühl Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Website
VGN

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