There are 5 ways to get from Linz to Nuremberg by train, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Linz/Donau Hbf to Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof Ice

$65 - $95

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Linz/Donau Hbf to Passau Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the bus from Passau to Nuremberg N161 / ...

$40 - $60

3 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Linz to Nurenberg

$45 - $65

Drive  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Linz to Nuremberg 210.2 miles

$40 - $65

Fly  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Linz (LNZ) to Nuremberg (NUE) LNZ - NUE

$138 - $612

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Linz to Nuremberg is to train and bus which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 5 h.

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The quickest way to get from Linz to Nuremberg is to train which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 2 h 51 min.

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The distance between Linz and Nuremberg is 267 km. The road distance is 336.3 km.

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The train from Linz/Donau Hbf to Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof takes 2 h 51 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Linz and arriving at Nurenberg. Services depart four times a week. The journey takes approximately 4 h 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Linz/Donau Hbf and arriving at Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof. Services depart every three hours. The journey takes approximately 2 h 51 min.

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The best way to get from Linz to Nuremberg without a car is to train which takes 2 h 51 min and costs 55€ - 85€.

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Map of how to get from Linz to Nuremberg.
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  • Distance: 166.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 51 min

What companies run services between Linz, Austria and Nuremberg, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Linz to Nuremberg every 3 hours. Tickets cost $65 - $95 and the journey takes 2 h 51 min. Alternatively, Eurolines DE operates a bus from Linz to Nuremberg 4 times a week. Tickets cost $45 - $65 and the journey takes 4 h 22 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Linz to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Linz to Nuremberg via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Linz to Nuremberg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Linz to Nuremberg via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Linz to Nuremberg via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Linz/Donau Hbf to Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from Linz/Donau Hbf to Passau Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Linz to Nurenberg
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
eurolines.de
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Passau to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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