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There are 4 ways to get from Suhl to Ilmenau by train, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Suhl ZUG to Plaue Stb 44 / ...
  2. Take the train from Plaue to Ilmenau ZUG Stb 46

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Rideshare  •  44 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Suhl to Ilmenau 17.8 miles

$1 - $7

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Suhl to Ilmenau 18.4 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Suhl to Ilmenau 18.4 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Suhl to Ilmenau is to rideshare which costs 1€ - 6€ and takes 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Suhl to Ilmenau is to taxi which costs 45€ - 55€ and takes 27 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Suhl to Ilmenau. However, there are services departing from Suhl ZUG and arriving at Ilmenau ZUG via Plaue. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 33 min.

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The distance between Suhl and Ilmenau is 18 km. The road distance is 29.5 km.

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The best way to get from Suhl to Ilmenau without a car is to train which takes 1 h 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to get from Suhl to Ilmenau, including transfers.

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Suhl to Ilmenau train services, operated by Süd Thüringen Bahn, depart from Suhl ZUG station.

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Suhl to Ilmenau train services, operated by Süd Thüringen Bahn, arrive at Ilmenau ZUG station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Suhl to Ilmenau is 29 km. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Suhl to Ilmenau.

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  • Distance: 11.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 33 min

What companies run services between Suhl, Thuringia, Germany and Ilmenau, Thuringia, Germany?

You can take a train from Suhl to Ilmenau via Plaue in around 1 h 33 min.

Train operators
Süd Thüringen Bahn
Phone
+49 (0)3693 5086 0
Email
info@sued-thueringen-bahn.de
Website
sued-thueringen-bahn.de
Train from Suhl ZUG to Plaue
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
sued-thueringen-bahn.de
Train from Plaue to Ilmenau ZUG
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
sued-thueringen-bahn.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. 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 be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Suhl to Ilmenau
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $7
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blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Suhl to Ilmenau
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Suhl and Ilmenau. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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