There are 11 ways to get from Nuremberg to Greece by plane, train, bus, car ferry or car

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

Fly Nuremberg to Thessaloniki  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Thessaloniki (SKG) NUE - SKG

$145 - $255

Cheapest option

Fly Nuremberg to Athens  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Athens (ATH) NUE - ATH

$97 - $312

9 alternative options

Fly Nuremberg to Irakleion  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Irakleion (HER) NUE - HER

$143 - $494

Train to Munich, fly to Thessaloniki  •  7 h 6 min

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

$121 - $333

Train to Munich, fly to Athens  •  7 h 27 min

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

$143 - $370

Train, bus  •  26 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof to Wien Ice
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Hegyeshalom Rex / ...
  3. Take the bus from Rajka to Athens

$222 - $272

Bus Korona Travel  •  27 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Nuremberg to Brno
  2. Take the bus from Brno to Athens Korona Travel

$129 - $145

Train  •  38 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof to Wien Ice
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Beograd Ec
  3. Take the train from Beograd to Thessaloniki AVE
  4. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens 601

$249 - $398

Train, car ferry, bus  •  45 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Venezia Santa Lucia Ec
  3. Take the car ferry from Venezia to Patras
  4. Take the bus from Patras to Athens

$215 - $506

Bus Crazy Holidays  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from Nuremberg to Munich, Munich Fröttmaning 029 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Munich to Thessaloniki
  3. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Athens Karaiskaki sq

$110 - $141

Drive  •  21 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Nuremberg to Athens 1360.8 miles

$320 - $480

What companies run services between Nuremberg, Germany and Greece?

Germania, Ryanair and six other airlines fly from Nuremberg to Thessaloniki 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nuremberg to Athens via Brno in around 27 h 54 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Nuremberg to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Nuremberg to Irakleion via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Nuremberg to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Nuremberg to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Nuremberg to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Munich to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from Munich to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Munich to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Munich to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Nuremberg to Irakleion via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Munich to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Munich to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Munich to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$140 - $370
Flights from Nuremberg to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Nuremberg to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$460 - $800
Flights from Munich to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Thessaloniki via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Nuremberg to Irakleion via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Nuremberg to Athens via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Munich to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Munich to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $700
Flights from Munich to Athens via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Munich to Thessaloniki via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Munich to Athens via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
TUIfly
Website
tuifly.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
SunExpress Deutschland
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Athens via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Munich to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Munich to Thessaloniki via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof to Wien
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Hegyeshalom
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Beograd
Ave. Duration
11 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$27 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Rajka to Athens
Ave. Duration
18 h 17 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$105
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Brno to Athens
Ave. Duration
20 h 9 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$105
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Nuremberg to Brno
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Schedules at
elines.cz
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Patras to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nuremberg to Munich, Munich Fröttmaning
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Munich to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
39 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
KTEL Thessalonikis
Phone
+30 2310 510835
Email
contact@ktelthes.gr
Website
ktelthes.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Athens Karaiskaki sq
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
ktelthes.gr
Ferry operators
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Venezia to Patras
Ave. Duration
31 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$99 - $100
Aircraft-type seats
$119 - $122
2 bed inside cabin
$315 - $318
3 bed outside cabin
$270 - $320

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Nuremberg and Greece is 1449 km. The road distance is 2177 km.

The cheapest way to get from Nuremberg to Greece is to bus which costs 90€ - 130€ and takes 2 days 0 h.

The quickest way to get from Nuremberg to Greece is to fly which takes 5 h 8 min and costs 120€ - 430€.

No, there is no direct train from Nuremberg to Greece. However, there are services departing from Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Athens via Wien Hbf, Beograd and Thessaloniki. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 h 28 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Nuremberg to Greece. However, there are services departing from Nuremberg and arriving at Athens via Brno. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 54 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 26 min to get from Nuremberg to Greece, including transfers.