There are 6 ways to get from Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Nuremberg by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Köln/Bonn Flughafen to Nürnberg Hbf Ice

$80 - $120

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Bus FlixBus  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Nuremberg 128 / ...

$13 - $40

4 alternative options

Bus Eurolines DE  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Cologne Bonn Airport to Nürnberg

$40 - $70

Drive  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Nuremberg 246.1 miles

$50 - $75

Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Nuremberg (NUE) CGN - NUE

$86 - $217

Train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Nuremberg (NUE) DUS - NUE

$58 - $239

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cologne Bonn Airport and arriving at Nürnberg. Services depart four times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 6 h 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Köln/Bonn Flughafen and arriving at Nürnberg Hbf. Services depart twice daily, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 31 min.

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The distance between Cologne/Bonn Airport Station and Nuremberg is 323 km. The road distance is 393.8 km.

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The best way to get from Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Nuremberg without a car is to train which takes 3 h 31 min and costs .

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The train from Köln/Bonn Flughafen to Nürnberg Hbf takes 3 h 31 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Nuremberg bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport station.

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Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Nuremberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Köln/Bonn Flughafen station.

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The best way to get from Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Nuremberg is to train which takes 3 h 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 7 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 2 h 52 min.

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There is no direct flight from Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport to Nuremberg Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Nuremberg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Nuremberg station.

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Map of how to get from Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Nuremberg.
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  • Distance: 202.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 31 min

What companies run services between Cologne/Bonn Airport Station, Germany and Nuremberg, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Nuremberg twice daily. Tickets cost $80 - $120 and the journey takes 3 h 31 min. Alternatively, Eurolines DE operates a bus from Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Nuremberg 4 times a week. Tickets cost $40 - $70 and the journey takes 6 h 7 min.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Nuremberg via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Nuremberg via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Nuremberg via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nuremberg via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $270
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nuremberg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Nuremberg via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Train operators
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 Köln/Bonn Flughafen to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln/Bonn Flughafen to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
bahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Cologne Bonn Airport to Nürnberg
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
eurolines.de
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 Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Cologne/Bonn Airport, Terminal 2 to Nuremberg, ZOB, Bahnhofstrasse - Will. - Br. Platz
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
regiojet.com

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Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Nuremberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Nürnberg Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Nuremberg is 394 km. It takes approximately 3 h 42 min to drive from Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Nuremberg.

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Ryanair, Swiss, Lufthansa and Eurowings offer flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport to Nuremberg Airport.

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