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There are 4 ways to get from Würzburg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber by train, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Würzburg Süd to Steinach(b Rothenburg ob der Tauber) Rb
  2. Take the train from Steinach to Rothenburg ob der Tauber R82

$21 - $29

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Würzburg to Rothenburg 42.2 miles

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Würzburg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber 41.3 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Würzburg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber 41.3 miles

$8 - $13

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Würzburg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber is to rideshare which costs 3€ and takes 1 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Würzburg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber is to taxi which costs 140€ - 170€ and takes 43 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Würzburg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber. However, there are services departing from Würzburg Süd and arriving at Rothenburg ob der Tauber via Steinach. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

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The distance between Würzburg and Rothenburg ob der Tauber is 49 km. The road distance is 66 km.

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The best way to get from Würzburg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber without a car is to train which takes 1 h 35 min and costs 18€ - 26€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to get from Würzburg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber, including transfers.

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Würzburg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Würzburg Süd station.

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Würzburg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber train services, operated by VGN, arrive at Rothenburg ob der Tauber station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Würzburg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber is 66 km. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from Würzburg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber.

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There are 173+ hotels available in Rothenburg ob der Tauber. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Würzburg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber.
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  • Distance: 30.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 35 min

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

You can take a train from Würzburg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber via Steinach(b Rothenburg ob der Tauber) and Steinach in around 1 h 35 min.

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 Würzburg Süd to Steinach(b Rothenburg ob der Tauber)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
bahn.de
VGN
Email
info@vgn.de
Website
vgn.de
Train from Steinach to Rothenburg ob der Tauber
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
vgn.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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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Würzburg to Rothenburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Würzburg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Taxiunternehmen Michel KG
Phone
+49 931/19410
Website
taxi-wuerzburg.de
Main Taxi GmbH
Phone
+49 931/796650

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

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