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

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Fly Geneva to Nuremberg  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Nuremberg (NUE) GVA - NUE

$93 - $281

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Bus FlixBus  •  12 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Munich, Munich central bus station 106 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Nuremberg 029 / ...

$44 - $73

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Train to Zurich, fly to Nuremberg  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Nuremberg (NUE) ZRH - NUE

$159 - $414

Fly Geneva to Munich, train  •  5 h 40 min

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

$94 - $231

Train to Lyon, fly to Nuremberg  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Nuremberg (NUE) LYS - NUE

$116 - $380

Fly Geneva to Frankfurt, train  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Frankfurt (FRA) GVA - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Nürnberg Hbf

$131 - $343

Train  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Olten 5 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Ice / ...

$202 - $329

Train via Stuttgart Hbf  •  9 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Zürich HB 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Stuttgart Hbf Ic
  3. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Re / ...

$174 - $296

Bus RegioJet  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere to Strasbourg, Place de l'Étoile RegioJet
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Nuremberg

$75 - $103

Drive  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Nuremberg 431 miles

$90 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Nuremberg is to bus which costs SFr 40 - SFr 75 and takes 12 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Nuremberg is to fly which costs SFr 85 - SFr 270 and takes 5 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Geneva to Nuremberg. However, there are services departing from Geneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere and arriving at Nuremberg via Strasbourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Nuremberg. However, there are services departing from Genève and arriving at Nürnberg Hbf via Olten, Basel SBB and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 12 min.

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The distance between Geneva and Nuremberg is 516 km. The road distance is 689.6 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Nuremberg without a car is to train which takes 9 h 12 min and costs SFr 190 - SFr 320.

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It takes approximately 5 h 10 min to get from Geneva to Nuremberg, including transfers.

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Geneva to Nuremberg bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Geneva station.

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Geneva to Nuremberg train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Genève station.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Nuremberg is to fly which takes 5 h 10 min and costs SFr 85 - SFr 270. Alternatively, you can train, which costs SFr 190 - SFr 320 and takes 9 h 12 min, you could also bus, which costs SFr 70 - SFr 100 and takes 11 h 1 min.

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Map of how to get from Geneva to Nuremberg.
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  • Distance: 322.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 10 min

What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Nuremberg, Germany?

Lufthansa, Swiss and six other airlines fly from Geneva to Nuremberg every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a train from Geneva to Nuremberg via Olten, Basel SBB, and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 9 h 12 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Geneva to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Geneva to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Zurich to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Flights from Lyon to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Zurich to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Geneva to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Nuremberg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Lyon to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $460
Flights from Lyon to Nuremberg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Geneva to Nuremberg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Geneva to Nuremberg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Nuremberg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Geneva to Nuremberg via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Nuremberg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $460
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Olten
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Geneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere to Strasbourg, Place de l'Étoile
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Strasbourg to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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 Geneva to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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There is no direct flight from Geneva Airport to Nuremberg Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Geneva to Nuremberg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Nuremberg station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Geneva to Nuremberg is 690 km. It takes approximately 6 h 21 min to drive from Geneva to Nuremberg.

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Eurowings, Vueling Airlines, Brussels Airlines and four other airlines offer flights from Geneva Airport to Nuremberg Airport.

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Book your Geneva to Nuremberg bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 614+ hotels available in Nuremberg. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Geneva Airport is to line 15 train which takes 8 min and costs SFr 10 - SFr 18.

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