There are 10 ways to get from Nuremberg to Colmar by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 23m

  1. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Colmar Ter / ...

65€ - 160€

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Bus  •  5h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Nuremberg to Strasbourg El750 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Colmar 108 / ...

24€ - 39€

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Bus, train  •  7h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Nuremberg ZOB to Strasbourg
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Colmar Ter / ...

47€ - 94€

Drive  •  3h 48m

  1. Drive from Nuremberg to Colmar 395.1 km

45€ - 70€

Fly Nuremberg to Zurich, train  •  4h 36m

  1. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Zurich (ZRH) NUE - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
  3. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Colmar

105€ - 345€

Fly Nuremberg to Basel, train  •  6h 18m

  1. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Basel (BSL) NUE - BSL
  2. Take the train from St Louis to Colmar

115€ - 420€

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Basel, train  •  5h 45m

  1. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Basel (BSL) FRA - BSL
  3. Take the train from St Louis to Colmar

140€ - 368€

Train to Stuttgart, fly to Zurich, train  •  6h 51m

  1. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Zurich (ZRH) STR - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
  4. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Colmar

123€ - 374€

Train to Munich, fly to Strasbourg, train  •  5h 21m

  1. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Strasbourg (SXB) MUC - SXB
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Colmar

148€ - 563€

Train to Munich, fly to Basel, train  •  6h 36m

  1. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Basel (BSL) MUC - BSL
  3. Take the train from St Louis to Colmar

116€ - 348€

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The cheapest way to get from Nuremberg to Colmar is to bus which costs 23€ - 40€ and takes 5h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Nuremberg to Colmar is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 3h 48m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nuremberg to Colmar. However, there are services departing from Nuremberg and arriving at Colmar via Strasbourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 59m.

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No, there is no direct train from Nuremberg to Colmar. However, there are services departing from Nuernberg Hbf and arriving at Colmar via Stuttgart Hbf and Strasbourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 23m.

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The distance between Nuremberg and Colmar is 313 km. The road distance is 395.1 km.

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The best way to get from Nuremberg to Colmar without a car is to train which takes 5h 23m and costs 65€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 5h 23m to get from Nuremberg to Colmar, including transfers.

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

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Nuremberg to Colmar train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, depart from Nuernberg Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Nuremberg to Colmar is to train which takes 5h 23m and costs 65€ - 160€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 23€ - 40€ and takes 5h 59m.

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Map of how to get from Nuremberg to Colmar.
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  • Distance: 312.7 km
  • Duration: 5h 23m

What companies run services between Nuremberg, Germany and Colmar, France?

You can take a train from Nuremberg to Colmar via Stuttgart Hbf and Strasbourg in around 5h 23m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nuremberg to Colmar via Strasbourg in around 5h 59m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 400€
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
Flights from Nuremberg to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
200€ - 1300€
Flights from Nuremberg to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
200€ - 1300€
Flights from Nuremberg to Basel via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
200€ - 1300€
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 340€
Flights from Stuttgart to Zurich
Ave. Duration
42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 240€
Flights from Munich to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
110€ - 440€
Flights from Munich to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 460€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 400€
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 340€
Flights from Stuttgart to Zurich
Ave. Duration
42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 240€
Flights from Munich to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 460€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Basel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 600€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 900€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Basel via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
260€ - 550€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
55€ - 85€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
TGV inOui
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 45€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
35€ - 45€
1st Class
35€ - 45€
Train from Strasbourg to Colmar
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
21€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
27€ - 32€
1st Class
21€ - 25€
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
30€ - 35€
1st Class
24€ - 29€
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 Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Colmar
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 20€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
11€ - 14€
1st Class
16€ - 20€
Train from St Louis to Colmar
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
12€ - 21€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
12€ - 14€
1st Class
17€ - 21€
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
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 Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
30€ - 55€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel Sbb to Colmar
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
27€ - 50€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from St Louis to Colmar
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
25€ - 45€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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 Nuremberg to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
17€ - 21€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Strasbourg to Colmar
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Nuremberg ZOB to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
eurolines.de

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The quickest flight from Nuremberg Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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

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Nuremberg to Colmar train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Colmar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nuremberg to Colmar is 395 km. It takes approximately 3h 48m to drive from Nuremberg to Colmar.

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Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Nuremberg Airport to Zurich Airport.

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Book your Nuremberg to Colmar bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 1557+ hotels available in Colmar. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Nuremberg to Nuremberg Airport is to subway which takes 10 min and costs 1€ - 3€.

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