There are 6 ways to get from Nuremberg to Innsbruck by train, bus, night train, rideshare 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.

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Train  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf Rb / ...
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Kufstein M / ...
  3. Take the train from Kufstein to Innsbruck Hbf Rj / ...

$82 - $119

Cheapest option

Bus via Munich, Munich central bus station  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Nuremberg to Munich, Munich central bus station 037 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße 095 / ...

$17 - $29

4 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Nuremberg to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße 455 / ...

$19 - $35

Night train  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the night train from Nürnberg Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf Nj

$60 - $95

Rideshare  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Nuremberg to Innsbruck 210.6 miles

$19

Drive  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Nuremberg to Innsbruck 209.1 miles

$40 - $65

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Nuremberg and arriving at Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Nürnberg Hbf and arriving at Innsbruck Hbf. This train operates Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 5 h 32 min.

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The distance between Nuremberg and Innsbruck is 245 km. The road distance is 334.6 km.

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The best way to get from Nuremberg to Innsbruck without a car is to train which takes 5 h 34 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 34 min to get from Nuremberg to Innsbruck, including transfers.

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

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Nuremberg to Innsbruck train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Nürnberg Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Nuremberg to Innsbruck is to train which takes 5 h 34 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 35 min.

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

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Nuremberg to Innsbruck train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Innsbruck Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Nuremberg to Innsbruck.
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  • Distance: 153 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 34 min

What companies run services between Nuremberg, Germany and Innsbruck, Austria?

You can take a train from Nuremberg to Innsbruck via München Hbf and Kufstein in around 5 h 34 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Nuremberg to Innsbruck 3 times a day. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 5 h 35 min.

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 Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Night train from Nürnberg Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Kufstein to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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 Nuremberg to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Nuremberg to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
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.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Nuremberg to Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Nuremberg to Innsbruck is 335 km. It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to drive from Nuremberg to Innsbruck.

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

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