There are 8 ways to get from Berlin to Nuremberg by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 53m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf Ice / ...

75€ - 120€

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Bus  •  5h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Nuremberg 042 / ...

14€ - 26€

6 alternative options

Bus via Leipzig Airport (LEJ)  •  7h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin - Bus station to Leipzig - Airport Berlin - Bus station > Leipzig - Airport > Nuremberg > Munich - Bus station
  2. Take the bus from Leipzig - Airport to Nuremberg Berlin - Bus station > Leipzig - Airport > Nuremberg > Munich - Bus station

20€ - 27€

Rideshare  •  4h 40m

  1. Take the rideshare from Berlin to Nuremberg 435.9 km

15€ - 26€

Drive  •  3h 56m

  1. Drive from Berlin Hbf to Nuremberg 433.5 km

50€ - 75€

Fly to Nuremberg  •  4h 12m

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Nuremberg (NUE) TXL - NUE

69€ - 226€

Fly to Munich, train  •  4h 45m

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Munich (MUC) TXL - MUC
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf

81€ - 253€

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  5h 23m

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Frankfurt (FRA) TXL - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Nuernberg Hbf

98€ - 218€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Nuremberg is to rideshare which costs 15€ - 26€ and takes 4h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin to Nuremberg is to train which costs 75€ - 120€ and takes 2h 53m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Berlin, Berlin central bus station station and arriving at Nuremberg. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 35m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Berlin Hbf and arriving at Nuernberg Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 53m.

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The distance between Berlin and Nuremberg is 378 km. The road distance is 433.5 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Nuremberg without a car is to train which takes 2h 53m and costs 75€ - 120€.

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The train from Berlin Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf takes 2h 53m including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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Berlin to Nuremberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Nuremberg is to train which takes 2h 53m and costs 75€ - 120€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 14€ - 26€ and takes 5h 35m, you could also fly, which costs 65€ - 230€ and takes 4h 12m.

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  • Distance: 378.4 km
  • Duration: 2h 53m

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

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Berlin Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf hourly. Tickets cost 75€ - 110€ and the journey takes 2h 53m. Deutsche Bahn Intercity also services this route once daily. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Nuremberg twice daily. Tickets cost 21€ - 26€ and the journey takes 5h 35m. Blablabus also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 470€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 470€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Nuremberg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
80€ - 310€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
260€ - 3200€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Nuremberg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
170€ - 600€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 200€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 220€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 170€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 180€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Nuremberg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
80€ - 310€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 320€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Nuremberg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 460€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Nuremberg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 3000€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
260€ - 3200€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Nuremberg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
170€ - 600€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Nuremberg via Krakow
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
60€ - 170€
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Nuremberg via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 700€
Train operators
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 Berlin Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75€ - 110€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
80€ - 120€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
55€ - 85€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
21€ - 26€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Berlin - Bus station to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Berlin - Bus station to Leipzig - Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Leipzig - Airport to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 15€
Website
Blablabus
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.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Berlin to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 26€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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There is no direct flight from Berlin Tegel Airport to Nuremberg Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 35m and has one stopover.

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

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Berlin to Nuremberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Nuernberg Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin to Nuremberg is 434 km. It takes approximately 3h 56m to drive from Berlin to Nuremberg.

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Austrian Airlines, Ryanair, LOT and five other airlines offer flights from Berlin Tegel Airport to Nuremberg Airport.

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Book your Berlin to Nuremberg train tickets online with Omio.

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Book your Berlin to Nuremberg bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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There are 765+ hotels available in Nuremberg. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Berlin and Nuremberg. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Berlin Tegel Airport is to bus which takes 22 min and costs 2€ - 3€.

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