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There are 4 ways to get from Bamberg to Nuremberg by train, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Bamberg to Nuernberg Hbf Re / ...

7€ - 55€

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Rideshare  •  1h 3m

  1. Take the rideshare from Bamberg to Nuremberg 59.9 km

3€ - 7€

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bamberg to Nuremberg 58.7 km

140€ - 180€

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Bamberg to Nuremberg 58.7 km

6€ - 10€

Bamberg to Nuremberg by train

The train journey time between Bamberg and Nuremberg is around 47 min and covers a distance of around 62 km. The fastest train normally takes 30 min. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, VGN and others, the Bamberg to Nuremberg train service departs from Bamberg and arrives in Nuernberg Hbf. Typically 490 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bamberg to Nuremberg train schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Nuremberg is 116 117.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bamberg to Nuremberg is to rideshare which costs 3€ - 7€ and takes 1h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Bamberg to Nuremberg is to train which costs 7€ - 55€ and takes 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bamberg and arriving at Nuernberg Hbf. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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It is 51 km from Bamberg to Nuremberg. It is approximately 58.7 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Bamberg to Nuremberg without a car is to train which takes 40 min and costs 7€ - 55€.

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The train from Bamberg to Nuernberg Hbf takes 40 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Bamberg to Nuremberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Bamberg station.

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Bamberg to Nuremberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Nuernberg Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bamberg to Nuremberg is 59 km. It takes approximately 42 min to drive from Bamberg to Nuremberg.

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  • Distance: 51 km
  • Duration: 40 min

What companies run services between Bamberg, Germany and Nuremberg, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn Regional operates a train from Bamberg to Nuernberg Hbf every 20 minutes. Tickets cost 10€ - 15€ and the journey takes 40 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bamberg to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bamberg to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
VGN
Email
info@vgn.de
Website
vgn.de
Train from Bamberg to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
VGN
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bamberg to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bamberg to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 7€
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blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Bamberg to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
140€ - 180€
City- Taxi Bamberg GmbH
Phone
+49 951/34545
Bamberger Taxi eG
Phone
+49 951/15015
Website
taxi-bamberg.de

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