There are 11 ways to get from Milan to Nuremberg by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  9h 1m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Muenchen Hbf Ecb
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf Ice / ...

80€ - 183€

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Bus  •  10h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Nuremberg N184

31€ - 42€

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Bus via Sankt Gallen  •  13h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Milan, Terminal Bus di Lampugnano to St.Gallen, Lagerstrasse RegioJet
  2. Take the bus from Sankt Gallen to Nurnberg 700

36€ - 52€

Night train, train  •  12h 31m

  1. Take the night train from Milano P.Garibaldi to Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10 Nj
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf Ice / ...

93€ - 155€

Drive  •  6h 13m

  1. Drive from Milan to Nuremberg 622.3 km

85€ - 130€

Fly Milan Linate to Nuremberg  •  5h 54m

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Nuremberg (NUE) LIN - NUE

67€ - 265€

Fly Milan Malpensa to Nuremberg  •  5h 43m

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Nuremberg (NUE) MXP - NUE

77€ - 217€

Train, train to Zurich, fly to Nuremberg  •  6h 30m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Chiasso
  2. Take the train from Chiasso to Zuerich Hb
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Nuremberg (NUE) ZRH - NUE

139€ - 357€

Fly Milan Malpensa to Munich, train  •  6h

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Munich (MUC) MXP - MUC
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf

104€ - 214€

Fly Milan Linate to Frankfurt, train  •  6h 24m

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Frankfurt (FRA) LIN - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Nuernberg Hbf

106€ - 327€

Fly Milan Linate to Stuttgart, train  •  7h 21m

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Stuttgart (STR) LIN - STR
  2. Take the train from Hauptbahnhof to Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof

77€ - 309€

Questions & Answers

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The cheapest way to get from Milan to Nuremberg is to bus which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 10h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to Nuremberg is to fly which costs 75€ - 220€ and takes 5h 43m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milan to Nuremberg. However, there are services departing from via orefici p.za cordusio and arriving at Nuremberg via Milan, Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 54m.

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No, there is no direct train from Milan to Nuremberg. However, there are services departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at Nuernberg Hbf via Verona Porta Nuova and Muenchen Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 1m.

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The distance between Milan and Nuremberg is 466 km. The road distance is 622.3 km.

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The best way to get from Milan to Nuremberg without a car is to train which takes 9h 1m and costs 80€ - 190€.

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It takes approximately 9h 1m to get from Milan to Nuremberg, including transfers.

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

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Milan to Nuremberg train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Milano Centrale station.

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Map of how to get from Milan to Nuremberg.
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  • Distance: 465.8 km
  • Duration: 9h 1m

What companies run services between Milan, Italy and Nuremberg, Germany?

You can take a train from Milan to Nuremberg via Verona Porta Nuova and Muenchen Hbf in around 9h 1m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Milan, Milan to Nuremberg 6 times a week. Tickets cost 30€ - 40€ and the journey takes 9h 35m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
200€ - 700€
Flights from Milan Linate to Nuremberg via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
200€ - 700€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
240€ - 410€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
240€ - 410€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Nuremberg via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
240€ - 410€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Nuremberg via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
240€ - 410€
Flights from Zurich to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 340€
Flights from Zurich to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 410€
Flights from Zurich to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 410€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 390€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
190€ - 330€
Flights from Milan Linate to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 430€
Flights from Milan Linate to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
230€ - 700€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
250€ - 400€
Flights from Zurich to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 340€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
220€ - 370€
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 600€
Flights from Milan Linate to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 430€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 360€
Flights from Milan Linate to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 260€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Nuremberg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 650€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Nuremberg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 390€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Nuremberg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 650€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Nuremberg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 300€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 280€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Nuremberg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
200€ - 400€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Nuremberg via Palermo
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 160€
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
14€ - 20€
Base Standard
30€ - 45€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
Italo Treno
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 85€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Chiasso to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
55€ - 85€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Nightjet
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Chiasso
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
Trenord
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Chiasso to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 120€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
45€ - 65€
1st Class
85€ - 120€
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Hauptbahnhof to Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 25€
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan, Milan to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
30€ - 40€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Milan, Terminal Bus di Lampugnano to St.Gallen, Lagerstrasse
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
11€ - 15€
Website
RegioJet
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Sankt Gallen to Nurnberg
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Eurolines FR

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The best way to get from Milan to Nuremberg is to train which takes 9h 1m and costs 80€ - 190€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 10h 54m, you could also fly, which costs 65€ - 270€ and takes 5h 54m.

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There is no direct flight from Milan Linate Airport to Nuremberg Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 20m and has one stopover.

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

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Milan to Nuremberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Nuernberg Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Nuremberg is 622 km. It takes approximately 6h 13m to drive from Milan to Nuremberg.

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Alitalia, Air France, KLM and Lufthansa offer flights from Milan Linate Airport to Nuremberg Airport.

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There are 802+ hotels available in Nuremberg. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Milan to Milan Linate Airport is to line 73 bus which takes 18 min and costs 1€ - 2€.

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