Arriving by rail
The main station at Bayreuth is on the IRE (Inter-Regional Express) line from Nuremberg to Dresden. The Franconia-Saxony Express runs every two hours. Trains leave Nuremberg on the ICE
(Intercity Express) every hour, the journey time being approximately 60 minutes. Bamberg, too, is on the ICE network and lies approximately 75 minutes to the west.