There are 11 ways to get from Nuremberg to Basel by train, bus, rideshare, 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  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...

$111 - $166

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Nuremberg to Basel 276.3 miles

$29

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Train via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Basel Bad Bf Ice / ...

$105 - $181

Bus FlixBus  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Nuremberg to Strasbourg 221
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport Ouibus

$28 - $46

Bus Eurolines FR  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Nuremberg to Strasbourg
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Basel

$90 - $149

Bus  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Nuremberg to Basel, Basel central station 221

$29 - $50

Drive  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Nuremberg to Basel 275.2 miles

$55 - $85

Fly Nuremberg to Zurich, train  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Zurich (ZRH) NUE - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB

$100 - $332

Fly Nuremberg to Basel  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Basel (BSL) NUE - BSL

$100 - $416

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Basel  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Basel (BSL) FRA - BSL

$125 - $348

Train to Munich, fly to Basel  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Basel (BSL) MUC - BSL

$116 - $314

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nuremberg to Basel is to rideshare which costs 25€ and takes 5 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nuremberg to Basel is to fly and train which costs 85€ - 290€ and takes 3 h 31 min.

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The distance between Nuremberg and Basel is 333 km. The road distance is 440.3 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to get from Nuremberg to Basel, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Nuremberg and arriving at Basel, Basel central station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nuremberg to Basel. However, there are services departing from Nürnberg Hbf and arriving at Basel SBB via Karlsruhe Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 23 min.

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What companies run services between Nuremberg, Germany and Basel, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Nuremberg to Basel via Karlsruhe Hbf in around 5 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nuremberg to Basel via Strasbourg, Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport, and Basel EuroAirport in around 7 h 20 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Nuremberg to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Flights from Nuremberg to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Flights from Nuremberg to Basel via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Flights from Nuremberg to Basel via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Munich to Basel
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Munich to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Munich to Basel
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
TUIfly
Website
tuifly.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Basel via Corfu
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia Eurocity
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nuremberg to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Nuremberg to Basel, Basel central station
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Strasbourg to Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Nuremberg to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Strasbourg to Basel
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Nuremberg to Basel
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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