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There are 6 ways to get from Nuremberg to Oberhausen by train, bus, car or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Duisburg Hbf

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Nuremberg central bus station to Duisburg central train station

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Train via Essen Hbf

  1. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Essen Hbf

Drive

  1. Drive from Nuremberg to Oberhausen

Fly from Nuremberg

  1. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Dusseldorf (DUS)

Train, train to Munich, fly

  1. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Muenchen Flughafen Terminal
  3. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Dusseldorf (DUS)

Nuremberg to Oberhausen by train

The train journey time between Nuremberg and Oberhausen is around 4h 20m and covers a distance of around 472 km. This includes an average layover time of around 9 min. The fastest train normally takes 4h 1m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, National Express, Abellio and others, the Nuremberg to Oberhausen train service departs from Nuernberg Hbf and arrives in Oberhausen Hbf. Typically 115 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
4h 11m
Layover time:
9 min
Total time:
4h 20m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
4h 1m
Train distance:
472 km
Trains per week:
115
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
24 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:00
Last train departs at:
21:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Nuremberg to Oberhausen train schedules

Nuremberg → Oberhausen
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Oberhausen is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Oberhausen is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Oberhausen is 1.5 metres.

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Last updated: 21 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nuremberg to Oberhausen is to bus which costs €25 - €75 and takes 6h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Nuremberg to Oberhausen is to fly which costs €100 - €260 and takes 2h 46m.

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No, there is no direct train from Nuremberg to Oberhausen. However, there are services departing from Nuernberg Hbf and arriving at Oberhausen Hbf via Duisburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 55m.

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The distance between Nuremberg and Oberhausen is 374 km. The road distance is 467.1 km.

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The best way to get from Nuremberg to Oberhausen without a car is to train which takes 3h 55m and costs €80 - €160.

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It takes approximately 3h 55m to get from Nuremberg to Oberhausen, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Nuremberg to Oberhausen is to train which takes 3h 55m and costs €80 - €160. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €25 - €75 and takes 6h 47m, you could also fly, which costs €100 - €260 and takes 2h 46m.

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The quickest flight from Nuremberg Airport to Dusseldorf Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Nuremberg to Oberhausen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Duisburg Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Nuremberg to Oberhausen.
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  • Distance: 373.6 km
  • Duration: 3h 55m

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

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Nuernberg Hbf to Duisburg Hbf hourly. Tickets cost €80 - €120 and the journey takes 3h 49m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Nuremberg central bus station to Duisburg central train station once daily. Tickets cost €24 - €30 and the journey takes 6h 35m. FlixBus-de also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€170 - €470
Flights from Munich to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €370
Flights from Munich to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €380
Flights from Munich to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€500 - €4700
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€100 - €340
Flights from Munich to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €360
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€500 - €4700
Train operators
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 Nuernberg Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€80 - €120
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
DB Fernverkehr AG
Website
delfi.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
delfi.de
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Muenchen Flughafen Terminal
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Flixtrain
DB Regio AG Bayern
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Once a week
Website
DB Regio AG Bayern
Train from Hauptbahnhof to Flughafen München
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
DB Regio AG Bayern
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.xom
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nuremberg central bus station to Duisburg central train station
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€24 - €30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Nürnberg Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Nuremberg to Oberhausen is 467 km. It takes approximately 4h 10m to drive from Nuremberg to Oberhausen.

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Lufthansa and Eurowings offer flights from Nuremberg Airport to Dusseldorf Airport.

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There are 228+ hotels available in Oberhausen. 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 11 min and costs €2 - €4.

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