Looking to travel from Meiningen to Erfurt Hbf by train? You've come to the right place!
On average, it takes around 1 hour 42 minutes to travel from Meiningen to Erfurt Hbf by train, the fastest services can get you there in as little as 1 hour 11 minutes though. You'll usually find 31 trains per day running along the 39 miles (62 km) route between these two destinations. Once you're onboard, you can sit back and relax, as you won’t need to make any changes on your way to Erfurt Hbf. You'll probably be hopping onto a DB train to get to Erfurt Hbf, as they are the main operators of services on this route.
Plan your trip ahead of time and book early if you want to snap up the cheapest fares. Tickets from Meiningen to Erfurt Hbf start from £16.89 when you book in advance, so use our Journey Planner to view the latest prices.
If you’re feeling ready to book, start looking for cheap train tickets with us today. Keep reading for more information on the journey to Erfurt Hbf by train, including our timetable where you can view first and last train times.
It takes an average of 1h 42m to travel from Meiningen to Erfurt Hbf by train, over a distance of around 39 miles (62 km). There are normally 31 trains per day travelling from Meiningen to Erfurt Hbf and tickets for this journey start from £16.89 when you book in advance.
From 1h 11m
39 miles (62 km)
31 trains per day
Direct trains available
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The Deutsche Bahn Group is owned by the German State and controls the majority of rail traffic in Germany as well as in many border regions of the country. Every year, Deutsche Bahn transports several million passengers and many stations in Germany are served exclusively by DB trains, including the ICE, IC and EC fleet.
Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Meiningen to Erfurt Hbf by booking early.§
Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.
On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!
For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.
The average journey time by train between Meiningen and Erfurt Hbf is 1 hour and 42 minutes, with around 31 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The fastest journey time by train from Meiningen to Erfurt Hbf is 1 hour and 11 minutes.
Train ticket prices from Meiningen to Erfurt Hbf can start from as little as £16.89 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Meiningen to Erfurt Hbf without having to change trains. There are 14 direct trains from Meiningen to Erfurt Hbf each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
The first train from Meiningen to Erfurt Hbf leaves at 04:03. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Meiningen to Erfurt Hbf leaves at 22:17. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.
Trains travelling from Meiningen to Erfurt Hbf cover a distance of around 39 miles (62 km) during the journey.
If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Erfurt Hbf to Meiningen.