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There are 10 ways to get from Berlin to Nuremberg by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 22m

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

80€ - 120€

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Bus  •  5h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin - Central Bus Station to Nuremberg Berlin - Bus station > Nuremberg > Munich - Bus station / ...

14€ - 26€

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Rideshare  •  4h 40m

  1. Take the rideshare from Berlin to Nuremberg 435.4 km

16€ - 27€

Drive  •  3h 43m

  1. Drive from Berlin Hbf to Nuremberg 433.1 km

45€ - 70€

Fly Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nuremberg  •  5h 3m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Nuremberg (NUE) BER - NUE

90€ - 351€

Fly Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Munich, train  •  4h 54m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Munich (MUC) BER - MUC
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf

91€ - 327€

Fly Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Stuttgart, train  •  5h 53m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Stuttgart (STR) BER - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf

75€ - 328€

Fly Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Frankfurt, train  •  5h 33m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Frankfurt (FRA) BER - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf

100€ - 257€

Train to Hamburg, fly to Nuremberg  •  4h 38m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Nuremberg (NUE) HAM - NUE

110€ - 416€

Fly Berlin Tegel to Munich, train  •  4h 59m

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

97€ - 336€

Berlin to Nuremberg by train

The train journey time between Berlin and Nuremberg is around 3h 24m and covers a distance of around 474 km. The fastest train normally takes 2h 47m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express and Deutsche Bahn Intercity, the Berlin to Nuremberg train service departs from Berlin Hbf and arrives in Nuernberg Hbf. Typically 163 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Berlin to Nuremberg train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Nuremberg is to bus which costs 14€ - 26€ and takes 5h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin to Nuremberg is to train which costs 80€ - 120€ and takes 3h 22m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Berlin - Central Bus Station station and arriving at Nuremberg. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 5m.

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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 3h 22m.

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The distance between Berlin and Nuremberg is 378 km. The road distance is 433.1 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Nuremberg without a car is to train which takes 3h 22m and costs 80€ - 120€.

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The train from Berlin Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf takes 3h 22m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Berlin to Nuremberg bus services, operated by Blablabus, depart from 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 3h 22m and costs 80€ - 120€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 14€ - 26€ and takes 5h 5m, you could also fly, which costs 90€ - 360€ and takes 5h 3m.

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  • Distance: 378.4 km
  • Duration: 3h 22m

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 80€ - 120€ and the journey takes 3h 22m. Deutsche Bahn Intercity also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Blablabus operates a bus from Berlin - Central Bus Station to Nuremberg 5 times a day. Tickets cost 14€ - 18€ and the journey takes 5h 5m. FlixBus also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
85€ - 370€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nuremberg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 390€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 310€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nuremberg via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
90€ - 390€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nuremberg via Luxembourg, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
170€ - 360€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 280€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 400€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
130€ - 390€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 390€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 220€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
60€ - 220€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Frankfurt via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
130€ - 250€
Flights from Hamburg to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
90€ - 380€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 250€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nuremberg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
60€ - 250€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nuremberg via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
120€ - 330€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 400€
Flights from Hamburg to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 240€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nuremberg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nuremberg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 390€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 310€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nuremberg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
95€ - 290€
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nuremberg via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
210€ - 600€
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nuremberg via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
70€ - 230€
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Frankfurt via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
130€ - 250€
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
3h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
80€ - 120€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
85€ - 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 Stuttgart Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
60€ - 90€
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
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
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Go Ahead BW
Phone
+49 711 400 534 44
Website
go-ahead-bw.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Go Ahead BW
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof to Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
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 - Central Bus Station to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
Blablabus
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 central bus station to Nuremberg central bus station
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
21€ - 26€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Berlin to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 27€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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There is no direct flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Nuremberg Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 15m and has one stopover.

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Berlin to Nuremberg bus services, operated by Blablabus, 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 433 km. It takes approximately 3h 43m to drive from Berlin to Nuremberg.

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Luxair, Austrian Airlines, Swiss and six other airlines offer flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt 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 438+ hotels available in Nuremberg. Prices start at 75€ 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 Brandenburg Apt Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs 2€ - 8€.

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