There are 7 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Nuremberg by train, bus, night train, rideshare, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Ice / ...

$50 - $75

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Nuremberg N84 / ...

$8 - $60

5 alternative options

Bus via Erlangen  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Erlangen X28 / ...

$15 - $23

Night train  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the night train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Ice

$50 - $75

Rideshare  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Frankfurt to Nuremberg 142.6 miles

$10 - $20

Drive  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Nuremberg 139.2 miles

$29 - $45

Fly  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Nuremberg (NUE) FRA - NUE

$88 - $199

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Nuremberg is to rideshare which costs 9€ - 17€ and takes 2 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Nuremberg is to train which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 2 h 4 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Nuremberg is 187 km. The road distance is 222.7 km.

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The train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf takes 2 h 4 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station station and arriving at Nuremberg. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Nürnberg Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 4 min.

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What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Nuremberg, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Frankfurt am Main to Nuremberg hourly. Tickets cost $50 - $75 and the journey takes 2 h 4 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Nuremberg every 4 hours. Tickets cost $13 - $22 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
Train operators
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Erlangen
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt am Main to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Frankfurt nad Mohanem, Hbf. Südseite, Pforzheimer Straße to Norimberk, ZOB, Bahnhofstrasse - Will. - Br. Platz
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Frankfurt to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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