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Coburg - Bayreuth Train Timetable

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Trip Summary

There are 187 daily trains from Coburg to Bayreuth. Traveling by train from Coburg to Bayreuth usually takes around 2 hours, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn train can make the trip in one hour and 16 minutes.

Distance35 mi (56 km)
Fastest train1h 0m
Lowest price£16.21
Trains per day21
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn
Train lines4

Which train should you take from Coburg to Bayreuth?

There are 4 train lines with service from Coburg, Bavaria to Bayreuth, Bavaria. Deutsche Bahn is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 149 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
DB Intercity-Express31h 21m£16.21
Deutsche Bahn1491h 51m£17.35
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company251h 57m£17.59
Non-federally owned railway company102h 35m£17.70

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Coburg to Bayreuth during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from Coburg to Bayreuth?

The distance between Coburg and Bayreuth is approximately 35 miles, or 56 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 16 minutes. As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Coburg to Bayreuth are the most crowded on Saturday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Saturday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Coburg at 04:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 22:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Coburg to Bayreuth?

There are 187 scheduled trains on most days. 21 of these are direct connections to Bayreuth. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Bayreuth to Coburg.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Coburg?

Departure stations

Because some trains make multiple stops before leaving the city, there are 4 stops and stations in Coburg where you can board the train.

Train stations in Coburg:

  • Coburg-Neuses

  • Train Station

  • Coburg Nord

Where is the train station in Bayreuth?

Arrival stations

There are more train stations and stops in Bayreuth than most cities. Most trains from Coburg will stop at one (or more) of the 4 following stations in Bayreuth:

Train stations in Bayreuth:

  • Bayreuth-St Georgen

  • Bayreuth Hbf

  • Laineck

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