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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Dresden-Neustadt to Erfurt Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Ice / ...

$81 - $122

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Dresden to Nuremberg 195.6 miles

$15 - $22

6 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Nuremberg 121 / ...

$17 - $30

Train via Hof Hbf  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Hof Hbf Re
  2. Take the train from Hof Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Re

$78 - $114

Drive  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Dresden to Nuremberg 194.1 miles

$40 - $60

Fly Dresden to Nuremberg  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Nuremberg (NUE) DRS - NUE

$103 - $434

Train to Berlin Tegel, fly to Nuremberg  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Hbf (tief)
  2. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Nuremberg (NUE) TXL - NUE

$82 - $208

Fly Dresden to Munich, train  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Munich (MUC) DRS - MUC
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf

$129 - $364

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dresden to Nuremberg is to rideshare which costs 13€ - 19€ and takes 3 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dresden to Nuremberg is to drive which takes 2 h 52 min and costs 35€ - 55€.

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The distance between Dresden and Nuremberg is 259 km. The road distance is 311 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 39 min to get from Dresden to Nuremberg, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dresden, Dresden central station and arriving at Nuremberg. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Dresden to Nuremberg. However, there are services departing from Dresden-Neustadt and arriving at Nürnberg Hbf via Erfurt Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 39 min.

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

You can take a train from Dresden to Nuremberg via Erfurt Hbf in around 3 h 39 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Dresden to Nuremberg 5 times a day. Tickets cost $17 - $30 and the journey takes 4 h 5 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dresden to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Flights from Dresden to Munich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Nuremberg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dresden Hbf to Hof Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hof Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Dresden to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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