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

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Train  •  10h 5m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Chiasso Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Chiasso to Zuerich Hb Ec
  3. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Stuttgart Hbf Ic
  4. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf Ic / ...

129€ - 301€

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Bus  •  11h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Milan to Munich central bus station N728 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Munich - Bus station to Nuremberg Munich - Bus station > Nuremberg > Berlin - Bus station / ...

25€ - 43€

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Bus, train  •  13h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Milan to Ulm Hbf
  2. Take the train from Ulm Hbf to Donauwoerth Re
  3. Take the train from Donauwoerth to Nuernberg Hbf Ice / ...

Night train, train  •  13h 36m

  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  •  5h 58m

  1. Drive from Milan to Nuremberg 611 km

75€ - 110€

Fly Milan Linate to Nuremberg  •  5h 40m

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

254€ - 426€

Fly Milan Malpensa to Munich, train  •  5h 59m

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

89€ - 365€

Fly Milan Linate to Stuttgart, train  •  6h 31m

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

174€ - 443€

Fly Milan Linate to Frankfurt, train  •  6h 26m

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

114€ - 302€

Fly Milan Malpensa to Stuttgart, train  •  6h 43m

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Stuttgart (STR) MXP - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf

143€ - 346€

Fly Milan Malpensa to Frankfurt, train  •  6h 43m

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Frankfurt (FRA) MXP - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf

103€ - 365€

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Nuremberg is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Nuremberg is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Nuremberg is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

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The cost-effective way to get from Milan to Nuremberg is to bus, which costs 24€ - 45€ and takes 11h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to Nuremberg is to fly which costs 250€ - 430€ and takes 5h 40m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milan to Nuremberg. However, there are services departing from via orefici, 24 fronte via cantu' and arriving at Nuremberg via Milan and Munich - Bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 24m.

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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 Chiasso, Zuerich Hb and Stuttgart Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 5m.

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The distance between Milan and Nuremberg is 466 km. The road distance is 611 km.

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The best way to get from Milan to Nuremberg without a car is to train which takes 10h 5m and costs 120€ - 310€.

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It takes approximately 10h 5m to get from Milan to Nuremberg, including transfers.

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

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Milan to Nuremberg train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Milano Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Milan to Nuremberg is to train which takes 10h 5m and costs 120€ - 310€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 24€ - 45€ and takes 11h 24m, you could also fly, which costs 250€ - 430€ and takes 5h 40m.

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  • Distance: 465.8 km
  • Duration: 10h 5m

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

You can take a train from Milan to Nuremberg via Chiasso, Zuerich Hb, and Stuttgart Hbf in around 10h 5m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Milan to Nuremberg via via natta, Milan, and Munich - Bus station in around 11h 24m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
75€ - 320€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 370€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 430€
Flights from Milan Linate to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 2600€
Flights from Milan Linate to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 600€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
210€ - 550€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 440€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
110€ - 440€
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 130€
Flights from Milan Linate to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 600€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
30€ - 160€
Flights from Milan Linate to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
120€ - 310€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 190€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Nuremberg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 270€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Nuremberg via Palermo
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
22€ - 120€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
22€ - 110€
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Frankfurt via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
120€ - 200€
Train operators
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 Chiasso
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
20€ - 40€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Chiasso to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 95€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zuerich Hb to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 110€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 80€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
35€ - 50€
1st Class
55€ - 80€
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Donauwoerth to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Go Ahead BW
Phone
+49 711 400 534 44
Website
go-ahead-bw.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Go Ahead BW
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof to Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
agilis
Phone
+49 800 589 28 40
Website
agilis.de
Train from Ulm Hbf to Donauwoerth
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
agilis.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 Donauwoerth to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Donauwoerth to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Nightjet
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
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Austria Rail Pass
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan to Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
24€ - 29€
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 Munich, ZOB
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
RegioJet
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Munich - Bus station to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Website
Blablabus
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Milan to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
8h 34m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl

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There is no direct flight from Milan Linate Airport to Nuremberg Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 5m and has one stopover.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Nuremberg is 611 km. It takes approximately 5h 58m to drive from Milan to Nuremberg.

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

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There are 438+ hotels available in Nuremberg. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Milan to Milan Linate Airport is to line 73 bus which takes 20 min and costs 1€ - 3€.

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