Directions from Mainz to Nuremberg

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Ice / ...

$55 - $85

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3 h 6 min

  1. 159.4 miles

$12 - $22

6 alternative options

Train via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Ice / ...

$55 - $82

Train via Aschaffenburg Hbf  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Rb
  2. Ice / ...

$53 - $82

Bus Eurolines DE  •  5 h 3 min

$51 - $82

Bus FlixBus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. 028

$16 - $27

Drive  •  2 h 29 min

  1. 158.8 miles

$30 - $50

Fly  •  2 h 16 min

  1. FRA - NUE

$91 - $202

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Mainz to Nuremberg every 4 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $85 and the journey takes 2 h 46 min. Alternatively, Eurolines DE operates a bus from Mainz to Nuremberg 5 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 3 h 28 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mainz Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mainz Römisches Theater to Aschaffenburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aschaffenburg Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
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
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Mainz to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Mainz to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Mainz and Nuremberg is 210 km. The road distance is 254 km.

The cheapest way to get from Mainz to Nuremberg is to rideshare which costs 10€ - 19€ and takes 3 h 6 min.

The quickest way to get from Mainz to Nuremberg is to fly which takes 2 h 16 min and costs 75€ - 180€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Mainz Hbf and arriving at Nürnberg Hbf. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 46 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Mainz and arriving at Nuremberg. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

The train from Mainz Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf takes 2 h 46 min including transfers and departs every four hours.