There are 5 ways to get from Strasbourg to Nuremberg by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Re / ...

$75 - $118

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Bus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Nuremberg 221

$20 - $90

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Drive  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Strasbourg to Nuremberg 207.4 miles

$40 - $65

Train, train to Zurich, fly  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Nuremberg (NUE) ZRH - NUE

$138 - $378

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Nuremberg (NUE) FRA - NUE

$128 - $266

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Strasbourg and arriving at Nuremberg. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Strasbourg to Nuremberg. However, there are services departing from Strasbourg and arriving at Nürnberg Hbf via Stuttgart Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 26 min.

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The distance between Strasbourg and Nuremberg is 262 km. The road distance is 331.8 km.

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The best way to get from Strasbourg to Nuremberg without a car is to train which takes 4 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to get from Strasbourg to Nuremberg, including transfers.

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Strasbourg to Nuremberg bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Strasbourg station.

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Strasbourg to Nuremberg train services, operated by TGV, depart from Strasbourg station.

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The best way to get from Strasbourg to Nuremberg is to train which takes 4 h 26 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Nuremberg Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Strasbourg to Nuremberg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Nuremberg station.

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Map of how to get from Strasbourg to Nuremberg.
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  • Distance: 163.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 26 min

What companies run services between Strasbourg, France and Nuremberg, Germany?

You can take a train from Strasbourg to Nuremberg via Stuttgart Hbf in around 4 h 26 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Strasbourg to Nuremberg once daily. Tickets cost $20 - $35 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Zurich to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $65
Train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$37 - $39
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Strasbourg to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Strasbourg to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Strasbourg to Nuremberg ZOB
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
eurolines.de

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Strasbourg to Nuremberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Nürnberg Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Strasbourg to Nuremberg is 332 km. It takes approximately 3 h 3 min to drive from Strasbourg to Nuremberg.

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Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Zurich Airport to Nuremberg Airport.

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Book your Strasbourg to Nuremberg bus tickets online with FlixBus and Busbud.

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