There are 6 ways to get from Leipzig 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  •  2 h 5 min

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

$60 - $95

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Leipzig to Nuremberg 177.5 miles

$16

4 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Leipzig, Leipzig central station to Nuremberg 205 / ...

$15 - $26

Drive  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Leipzig to Nuremberg 175.3 miles

$35 - $55

Fly from Leipzig  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Nuremberg (NUE) LEJ - NUE

$84 - $320

Train to Berlin Tegel, fly  •  3 h 57 min

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

$78 - $203

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Leipzig to Nuremberg is to rideshare which costs 14€ and takes 3 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leipzig to Nuremberg is to train which takes 2 h 5 min and costs 55€ - 80€.

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The distance between Leipzig and Nuremberg is 229 km. The road distance is 280 km.

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The train from Leipzig Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf takes 2 h 5 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Leipzig, Leipzig central station and arriving at Nuremberg. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Leipzig Hbf and arriving at Nürnberg Hbf. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 5 min.

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Leipzig to Nuremberg every 2 hours. Tickets cost $60 - $95 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Leipzig to Nuremberg 3 times a day. Tickets cost $15 - $26 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Leipzig to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Leipzig to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Leipzig to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Leipzig to Nuremberg via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Leipzig to Nuremberg via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
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
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Leipzig to Nuremberg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $300
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
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Leipzig to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
SunExpress Deutschland
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Leipzig to Nuremberg via Burgas
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Leipzig, Leipzig central station to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Leipzig to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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