Erfurt Travel Guide
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Where is Erfurt?Tickets? Check. Bags packed? Yep. Wait... where are we going again? Before you jump in the airport taxi, it's good to know just where Erfurt is. Erfurt is about 150 miles to the northeast from Berlin which is Germany's capital. Around 200,000 people live in this corner of Thuringia, so there are plenty of opportunities to make new friends.
Places to Visit in Erfurt
Step off the bustling streets and into a soothing house of worship at Erfurt Cathedral. Stop for a few moments of quiet reflection or simply admire its meaningful artworks. Like some more options? Egapark Erfurt is a stunning private garden. Plan a visit and relish the beauty of it all. But that's not all there is! If you love the arts, your adventures will not be complete without a tour of Angermuseum.
Car Rentals in Erfurt
Your escape starts with car rentals in Erfurt. Whether you’d love to swerve off the well-trodden tourist trail or just want the convenience of having your own set of wheels, Orbitz can help you find the keys to your ride. Got a flight booked? Pick up a vehicle at the start of your journey at Erfurt Airport. You don't need to look far to find Hertz and Avis. Staying around town? Start your adventure on a high by beginning your journey from the center of the city. You'll find Sixt situated at Willy-Brandt-Platz 11.
Where to stay in Erfurt – Hotel Accommodation
If you're eager to stop overnight, you should know there are just 16 hotels in Erfurt. Orbitz can help you find a comfortable room, but you'll have to move fast! The Radisson Blu Hotel, Erfurt is one of the best top-end hotels. If it's fully booked, consider the Dorint Hotel am Dom Erfurt, another fabulous option. That said, if you want to save your money for thrilling Erfurt activities, book in at the Hotel LinderHof Erfurt (Azmannsdorfer Strasse 27) or the Hotel Am Kaisersaal (Futterstr. 8).
Nearest Airports to Erfurt
After sitting in a cramped seat for hours, you'll be relieved to jump off the plane and stretch out at Leipzig - Halle Airport (LEJ). Located 60 miles northeast of the downtown area, this is the main arrival point for those traveling via air.
Popular Places to Visit Near Erfurt
If you have seen the best of Erfurt and have a day to spare, don't fret! Just 16 miles away is Plaue, and there's so much here that you certainly won't be bored. Begin diving into the culture and character of the region at the Mon Plaisir. If you're keen to discover more, stop by Bach Church and Bach's House too. Searching for more options? Mellingen is 16 miles from Erfurt. Visit for attractions including Belvedere Castle, Goethe House and the Bauhaus Museum. You have all the options in the world!
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