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There are 5 ways to get from Munich to Nuremberg by bus, train, rideshare, car, subway or plane

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Bus  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Nuremberg 121 / ...

$9 - $16

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Munich to Nuremberg 105.8 miles

$6 - $15

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Rb / ...

$40 - $65

Drive  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Munich to Nuremberg 104.7 miles

$22 - $35

Subway, fly  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the subway from München Marienplatz to München Nordfriedhof
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Nuremberg (NUE) MUC - NUE

$67 - $208

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The cheapest way to get from Munich to Nuremberg is to rideshare which costs 5€ - 13€ and takes 2 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Munich to Nuremberg is to drive which costs 19€ - 28€ and takes 1 h 42 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Munich, Munich central bus station station and arriving at Nuremberg. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from München Hbf and arriving at Nürnberg Hbf. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 52 min.

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The distance between Munich and Nuremberg is 151 km. The road distance is 167.5 km.

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The best way to get from Munich to Nuremberg without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 20 min and costs 8€ - 14€.

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The bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Nuremberg takes 2 h 20 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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

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Munich to Nuremberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from München Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Munich to Nuremberg is to bus which takes 2 h 20 min and costs 8€ - 14€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 2 h 52 min.

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Map of how to get from Munich to Nuremberg.
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  • Distance: 94.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 20 min

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Munich to Nuremberg every 2 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $16 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min. Alternatively, Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Munich to Nuremberg every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 2 h 52 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
MVV
Phone
+49 89 41 42 43 44
Website
mvv-muenchen.de
Subway from München Marienplatz to München Nordfriedhof
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
mvv-muenchen.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Munich to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Munich Airport to Nuremberg Airport is the direct flight which takes 35 min.

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

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Munich to Nuremberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Nürnberg Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Munich to Nuremberg is 167 km. It takes approximately 1 h 42 min to drive from Munich to Nuremberg.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Munich Airport to Nuremberg Airport.

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Book your Munich to Nuremberg bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 655+ hotels available in Nuremberg. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Munich and Nuremberg. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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