There are 6 ways to get from Erlangen to Nuremberg by train, bus, rideshare, taxi, car or foot

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Train  •  19 min

  1. Take the train from Erlangen to Nürnberg Hbf Re / ...

$2 - $19

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Rideshare  •  38 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Erlangen to Nuremberg 12.4 miles

$1 - $3

4 alternative options

Line 30 bus  •  30 min

  1. Take the line 30 bus from Erlangen Neuer Markt to Nürnberg Flughafen 30

$2 - $4

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Erlangen to Nuremberg 11.2 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Erlangen to Nuremberg 11.2 miles

$2 - $4

Walk  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Walk from Erlangen to Nuremberg 10.8 miles

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Erlangen Neuer Markt and arriving at Nürnberg Flughafen. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Erlangen and arriving at Nürnberg Hbf. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

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The distance between Erlangen and Nuremberg is 16 km. The road distance is 17.9 km.

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The best way to get from Erlangen to Nuremberg without a car is to train which takes 19 min and costs .

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The train from Erlangen to Nürnberg Hbf takes 19 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Erlangen to Nuremberg bus services, operated by VGN, depart from Erlangen Neuer Markt station.

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

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The best way to get from Erlangen to Nuremberg is to train which takes 19 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 30 bus, which costs and takes 30 min.

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Erlangen to Nuremberg bus services, operated by VGN, arrive at Nürnberg Flughafen station.

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Erlangen to Nuremberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Nürnberg Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Erlangen to Nuremberg.
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  • Distance: 10 miles
  • Duration: 19 min

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Erlangen to Nuremberg every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $13 - $19 and the journey takes 19 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, VGN operates a bus from Erlangen to Nuremberg every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 30 min.

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.

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Erlangen to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
bahn.de
S-Bahn
Bus operators
VGN
Email
info@vgn.de
Website
vgn.de
Bus from Erlangen Neuer Markt to Nürnberg Flughafen
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
vgn.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. 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 be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Erlangen to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Erlangen to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Hallo Nürnberg Taxi
Phone
+49 911/19410
Website
taxi-nuernberg.de
Sommer Oskar Taxi
Phone
+49 911/226525

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Yes, the driving distance between Erlangen to Nuremberg is 18 km. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Erlangen to Nuremberg.

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There are 607+ hotels available in Nuremberg. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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

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