Getting to Bayreuth

By plane

  • Airport Nuremberg

    Bayreuth is located about 90km northeast of Flughafen Nürnberg (Nuremberg Airport). The best way to get from Flughafen Nürnberg to Bayreuth is going by train.

    • Buy a ticket of the VGN (Verkehrsverbund Großraum Nürnberg) at the airport in Nuremberg. Take the tariff 10+T (9,20€).This ticket is valid for the whole travel to Bayreuth (underground + train).
    • At the airport, take the Line 2 Röthenbach-bound underground to Hauptbahnhof (Central railway station Nuremberg).
    • The connection takes 12 minutes (Timetable (PDF).
    • From Nuremberg Hauptbahnhof a train departs to Bayreuth every hour between 06h00 and 24h00. See Timetable (PDF).
    An easy way to plan your travelling from Nuremberg to Bayreuth is to use the electronic timetable of the VGN.Choose for departure town Nuremberg, stop Airport - for destination town Bayreuth, stop Hbf.

    Be careful: Some trains from Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof to Bayreuth are split at the stop Pegnitz. Please make sure that you are in the part to Bayreuth. You will find information at the platform. At the windows and the doors of the waggons you can read the destination: Choose Bayreuth.

  • Airport Frankfurt

    The best way to get from Flughafen Frankfurt to Bayreuth is going by train. An easy way to plan the travel from Frankfurt to Bayreuth is the electronic timetable.

    If you travel via Nuremberg: Some trains from Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof to Bayreuth are split at the stop Pegnitz. Please make sure that you are in the part to Bayreuth. You will find information at the platform. At the windows and the doors of the waggons you can read the destination: Choose Bayreuth.

  • Airport Munich

    Please use the electronic timetable to plan your trip from the airport in Munich to Bayreuth.

    If you travel via Nuremberg: Some trains from Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof to Bayreuth are split at the stop Pegnitz. Please make sure that you are in the part to Bayreuth. You will find information at the platform. At the windows and the doors of the waggons you can read the destination: Choose Bayreuth.

Getting from the central railway station to the hotel