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Bonn to Bayreuth by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 56m
  • Distance
    330 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 51m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Bonn to Bayreuth by train

Fast trains from Bonn to Bayreuth take around 4 hours and 56 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 330 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bonn and Bayreuth.

1. Are there direct trains from Bonn to Bayreuth?

Journeys between Bonn and Bayreuth usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 17 departures on the route from Bonn to Bayreuth every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 14 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Bonn to Bayreuth?

The Bonn to Bayreuth train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 56 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Bonn to Bayreuth train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Bayreuth is usually scheduled to depart Bonn around 05:40 and the last train is around 19:27. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bonn around 06:14, and the last at 19:14.

When to book Bonn to Bayreuth train tickets?

Trains in Germany usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Bonn to Bayreuth by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bonn and Bayreuth?

More than one train company operates on the route from Bonn to Bayreuth, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn
  • agilis

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.