There are 6 ways to get from Nuremberg to Karlsruhe 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.

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Train  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf Ic

$60 - $90

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Nuremberg to Karlsruhe 156.9 miles

$11 - $20

4 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 45 min

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

$15 - $26

Drive  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Nuremberg to Karlsruhe 157.3 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Stuttgart, bus  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Stuttgart (STR) NUE - STR
  2. Take the bus from Stuttgart to Karlsruhe

$70 - $290

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Frankfurt (FRA) NUE - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf

$116 - $246

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nuremberg to Karlsruhe is to rideshare which costs 10€ - 17€ and takes 2 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nuremberg to Karlsruhe is to drive which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 19 min.

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The distance between Nuremberg and Karlsruhe is 200 km. The road distance is 251.7 km.

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The train from Nürnberg Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf takes 3 h 14 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Nuremberg and arriving at Karlsruhe. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Nürnberg Hbf and arriving at Karlsruhe Hbf. Services depart every three hours. The journey takes approximately 3 h 14 min.

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Nuremberg to Karlsruhe every 3 hours. Tickets cost $60 - $90 and the journey takes 3 h 14 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Nuremberg to Karlsruhe 4 times a day. Tickets cost $15 - $26 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Nuremberg to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Nuremberg to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Nuremberg to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Stuttgart via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Nuremberg to Stuttgart via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $350
Flights from Nuremberg to Stuttgart via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Nuremberg to Stuttgart via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Stuttgart via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Stuttgart via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
SunExpress Deutschland
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Stuttgart via Burgas
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
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 Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$31 - $35
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 Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Nuremberg to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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