There are 6 ways to get from Hamburg to Nuremberg by train, car 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  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Ice

$110 - $170

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Rideshare  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Hamburg to Nuremberg 378 miles

$26 - $40

4 alternative options

Car train, train  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the car train from Hamburg to Würzburg Uex1846
  2. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Ice / ...

$141 - $172

Bus  •  10 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg to Nuremberg 029 / ...

$35 - $65

Drive  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Hamburg to Nuremberg 379.3 miles

$80 - $120

Fly  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Nuremberg (NUE) HAM - NUE

$55 - $207

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The cheapest way to get from Hamburg to Nuremberg is to rideshare which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 6 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hamburg to Nuremberg is to fly which costs 45€ - 180€ and takes 2 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hamburg and arriving at Nuremberg. Services depart four times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hamburg Hbf and arriving at Nürnberg Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 23 min.

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The distance between Hamburg and Nuremberg is 464 km. The road distance is 607 km.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Nuremberg without a car is to train which takes 4 h 23 min and costs 100€ - 150€.

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The train from Hamburg Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf takes 4 h 23 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Nuremberg is to train which takes 4 h 23 min and costs 100€ - 150€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 10 h 35 min, you could also fly, which costs 45€ - 180€ and takes 2 h 40 min.

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Map of how to get from Hamburg to Nuremberg.
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  • Distance: 290.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 23 min

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Hamburg to Nuremberg hourly. Tickets cost $110 - $170 and the journey takes 4 h 23 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Hamburg to Nuremberg 3 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $65 and the journey takes 10 h 35 min. Bozur also services this route once a week.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hamburg to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Hamburg to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Hamburg to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Hamburg to Nuremberg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $380
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Hamburg to Nuremberg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
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 Hamburg Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Würzburg Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Hamburg to Würzburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Bus operators
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 Hamburg to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bozur
Phone
+382 20 633 807
Email
bozur.cg@gmail.com
Website
bozur.net
Bus from Hamburg to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
bozur.net
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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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Hamburg to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Hamburg Airport to Nuremberg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Hamburg to Nuremberg is 607 km. It takes approximately 5 h 29 min to drive from Hamburg to Nuremberg.

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KLM, Eurowings and Lufthansa offer flights from Hamburg Airport to Nuremberg Airport.

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Book your Hamburg to Nuremberg bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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

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

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Hamburg Airport is to line 39 bus which takes 14 min and costs 2€ - 4€.

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