Erlangen is well connected to the public transport network and can easily be reached by train or bus. If you are traveling by car, it is advisable to carpool with colleagues. If flights are unavoidable, the airport of the neighboring city of Nuremberg (about 25 km away) offers many international connections. The international airports of Frankfurt and Munich are about 200 km away and can be easily reached by bus and train.
Erlangen is a rather small city (approx. 110,000 inhabitants) with short distances that can often be covered on foot. Within the city there is a network of public bus lines that connect all interesting places.
Ways to get to Erlangen
On the direct connection the travel time to Munich is only 1.5 hours and to Berlin 3 hours.
For individual information, please visit the Deutsche Bahn website at https://www.bahn.com/en.
For connections, please check https://www.flixbus.de/fernbus/erlangen
There is a free inner-city bus line availabe.
At freeway junction 58-Nürnberg Süd change to A73 direction Fürth, Exit 32 “Erlangen Zentrum”
From Berlin (A9) and Regensburg (A3):
A3 in the direction of Würzburg to freeway junction 83-Fürth/Erlangen Turn onto A73 in the direction of Erlangen, Exit 32 “Erlangen Zentrum”
From Frankfurt and Würzburg (A3):
On A3 to freeway junction 83 Fürth/Erlangen: Turn onto A73 in the direction of Erlangen Exit 32 “Erlangen Zentrum”
From the direction Bamberg (A73):
On A73, exit Exit 32 “Erlangen Zentrum”
Bus line 30 and bus line 33 connect Erlangen with Albrecht Dürer Airport Nuremberg. The U2 subway line takes you from the airport directly to Nuremberg Central Station. The journey time from the airport to the station is twelve minutes. From there, you can reach Erlangen in about 20 minutes by suburban train (“S-Bahn”). You will find suitable connections from and to the airport at https://www.vgn.de/en/
Alternatively, it is also possible to travel via Munich or Frankfurt airports. The subsequent travel time by train to Erlangen is about 2 - 2.5 hours (for connections check https://www.bahn.com/en).
all prices per person and night
- single room 40 Euro
- double room 27 Euro
Creative Hotel Luise
all prices per person and night incl. breakfast
- single room 93 Euro
- double room 62 Euro
- triple room 52 Euro
all prices per person and night incl. breakfast.
- single room 89 - 104 Euro
- double room 65 Euro
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