Zell am See to Erlangen train
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There are 54 daily trains from Zell am See to Erlangen. Traveling by train from Zell am See to Erlangen usually takes around 7 hours, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn train can make the trip in 4 hours and 44 minutes.
|Distance||177 mi (284 km)|
|Fastest train||5h 0m|
|Most frequent service||Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company|
Which train should you take from Zell am See to Erlangen?
2 train services operate from Zell am See to Erlangen. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company usually has more trains scheduled, with 45 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Deutsche Bahn||9||4h 47m||$123.18|
|Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company||45||7h 4m||$116.67|
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Zell am See to Erlangen start from $77, and on average cost . Daily there are 45 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Erlangen. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Zell am See leaves from Train Station . And in Erlangen trains arrive at Eltersdorf and 2 other train stations.
From Zell am See to Erlangen train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 7 hours and 4 minutes. If you are looking to get to Erlangen faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 0 minutes.
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The distance between Zell am See and Erlangen is approximately 177 miles, or 284 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 7 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 44 minutes.
Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.
Tuesday tends to be the busiest day of the week with travelers taking trains from Zell am See to Erlangen. Ticket price also tend to be more expensive on Tuesday than other days. If you are hoping to have more room on the train and even save some change check out travel options on Tuesday instead, as less people travel then and deals are more likely to be found.
The earliest train departs Zell am See at 5:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 11:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
There are 54 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
You can also take a train for your return trip from Erlangen to Zell am See.
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Erlangen is a small city in the German state of Bavaria, located just north of Nuremberg. Most of Erlangen's residents are enrolled or employed at either the Friedrich-Alexander University or the Siemens company. Visitors to Erlangen often stay near the historic core, where quaint streets lead to some of the city's most impressive buildings. These include the 18th century Palais Stutterheim, historically Erlangen's town hall and now home to the museum Kunstpalais and the city's public library. Don't forget to visit one of the oldest churches in the city, the Huguenot Church, which boasts an impressive size and architecture, and reflects the influence of Huguenots in Erlangen's history.
Erlangen also offers plenty of scenic spots for outdoor activity or relaxation. The Schlossgarten quickly fills up with sunbathing students on sunny days, and the nearby Botanical Garden includes a unique attraction in its artificial stalactite cave.
The closest airport to Erlangen is in Nuremberg, but you can easily connect to Erlangen via Deutsche Bahn or commuter S-Bahn trains. Intercity trains from Munich to Berlin often stop in Erlangen, and connections from these hubs open up the entire country and continent for exploration. Plus, several intercity bus companies, including FlixBus, offer affordable ground travel from Erlangen to destinations throughout Germany.
Where is the train station in Zell am See?
Main departure station: Train Station
There is one train station in Zell am See.
All train stations in Zell am See:
Where is the train station in Erlangen?
Main arrival station: Erlangen-Bruck
There are more train stations and stops in Erlangen than most cities. Most trains from Zell am See will stop at one (or more) of the 3 following stations in Erlangen:
Train stations in Erlangen:
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