There are 5 ways to get from Nuremberg to Chemnitz by bus, train, rideshare or car

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Bus  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Nuremberg to Chemnitz 021 / ...

$13 - $23

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Nuremberg to Chemnitz 149.8 miles

$13

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Bayreuth Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bayreuth, Bayreuth main station to Chemnitz 021

$16 - $51

Train  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Leipzig Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Riesa Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Riesa, Bahnhof/Busbahnhof to Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof

Drive  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Nuremberg to Chemnitz 149 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nuremberg to Chemnitz is to rideshare which costs 11€ and takes 3 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nuremberg to Chemnitz is to drive which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 10 min.

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The distance between Nuremberg and Chemnitz is 202 km. The road distance is 238.4 km.

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The bus from Nuremberg to Chemnitz takes 3 h 40 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Nuremberg and arriving at Chemnitz. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nuremberg to Chemnitz. However, there are services departing from Nürnberg Hbf and arriving at Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof via Leipzig Hbf and Riesa, Bahnhof/Busbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 50 min.

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

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Nuremberg to Chemnitz train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Hamburg Altona station.

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Map of how to get from Nuremberg to Chemnitz.
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  • Distance: 126.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 40 min

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Nuremberg to Chemnitz 4 times a day. Tickets cost $13 - $23 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Nuremberg to Chemnitz via Leipzig Hbf, Riesa, and Riesa, Bahnhof/Busbahnhof in around 4 h 50 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Bayreuth Hbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Riesa
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
Phone
0341 231898288
Email
info@mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Website
mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Train from Riesa, Bahnhof/Busbahnhof to Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Website
mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nuremberg to Chemnitz
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bayreuth, Bayreuth main station to Chemnitz
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Nuremberg to Chemnitz
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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