Karlsruhe to Würzburg by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 28m
  • Distance
    143 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 39m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Karlsruhe to Würzburg by train

Fast trains from Karlsruhe to Würzburg take around 2 hours and 28 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 143 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Karlsruhe and Würzburg.

1. Are there direct trains from Karlsruhe to Würzburg?

Journeys between Karlsruhe and Würzburg usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 32 departures on the route from Karlsruhe to Würzburg every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 45 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Karlsruhe to Würzburg?

The Karlsruhe to Würzburg train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 28 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Karlsruhe to Würzburg train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Würzburg is usually scheduled to depart Karlsruhe around 06:51 and the last train is around 21:01. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Karlsruhe around 06:47, and the last at 21:13.

When to book Karlsruhe to Würzburg 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 Karlsruhe to Würzburg by train.

Help with booking alerts

Which train companies operate between Karlsruhe and Würzburg?

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

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Inter City Express
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Interregio-Express
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn
  • S-Bahn
  • TGV

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

Würzburg to Karlsruhe by train

Other journeys to Würzburg Hbf View all journeys to Würzburg Hbf

Buy train and bus tickets for UK and Europe - the easy way

  • Easy, fast and cheap
  • Pay in EUR, GBP or USD
  • Cheaper UK tickets with Pricehack
  • 100% human support

Subscribe to our newsletter

Subscribe to receive top tips, train news and travel inspiration straight to your inbox

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.