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

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Fly Nuremberg to Rome  •  7h 28m

  1. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Rome (FCO) NUE - FCO

109€ - 318€

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Fly Nuremberg to Rome Ciampino  •  8h 26m

  1. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) NUE - CIA

34€ - 152€

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Train to Munich, fly to Rome  •  6h 31m

  1. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Rome (FCO) MUC - FCO

79€ - 275€

Train to Stuttgart, fly to Rome  •  7h 30m

  1. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Rome (FCO) STR - FCO

109€ - 323€

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Rome  •  7h 20m

  1. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Rome (FCO) FRA - FCO

103€ - 255€

Train  •  11h 31m

  1. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Bologna Centrale Ecb
  3. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Roma Termini Fr / ...

83€ - 230€

Bus  •  15h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Nuremberg to Munich - Bus station Berlin - Bus station > Nuremberg > Munich - Bus station / ...
  2. Take the bus from Munich central bus station to Rome Tiburtina Bus station N531 / ...

50€ - 67€

Bus via Rimini  •  16h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Nuremberg to Munich - Bus station
  2. Take the bus from Munich to Rimini
  3. Take the bus from Rimini Station to Roma

88€ - 112€

Train, night train  •  15h 8m

  1. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the night train from Muenchen Hbf to Roma Termini Nj

96€ - 190€

Drive  •  9h 59m

  1. Drive from Nuremberg to Rome 1084.2 km

130€ - 200€

Nuremberg to Rome by trains

The train journey time between Nuremberg and Rome is around 10h 56m and covers a distance of around 1072 km. The fastest train normally takes 10h 37m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Deutsche Bahn Regional, Deutsche Bahn Intercity and others, the Nuremberg to Rome train service departs from Nuernberg Hbf and arrives in Roma Termini. Typically 19 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
10h 56m
Fastest train time:
10h 37m
Trains per week:
19
Cheapest price:
113€
Carbon emissions:
56 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:06
Last train departs at:
12:02

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Nuremberg to Rome train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Nuremberg to Rome is to bus which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 15h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Nuremberg to Rome is to train and fly which costs 75€ - 280€ and takes 6h 31m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nuremberg to Rome station. However, there are services departing from Nuremberg and arriving at Rome Tiburtina Bus station via Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Nuremberg to Rome. However, there are services departing from Nuernberg Hbf and arriving at Roma Termini via Muenchen Hbf and Bologna Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 31m.

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It is 847 km from Nuremberg to Rome. It is approximately 1084.2 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Nuremberg to Rome without a car is to train which takes 11h 31m and costs 80€ - 230€.

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It takes approximately 7h 28m to get from Nuremberg to Rome, including transfers.

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Nuremberg to Rome bus services, operated by Blablabus, depart from Nuremberg station.

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Nuremberg to Rome 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 Rome is to fly which takes 7h 28m and costs 100€ - 320€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 80€ - 230€ and takes 11h 31m, you could also bus, which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 15h 25m.

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  • Distance: 847 km
  • Duration: 7h 28m

What companies run services between Nuremberg, Germany and Rome, Italy?

KLM, Lufthansa and nine other airlines fly from Nuremberg to Rome hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Nuremberg to Rome via Muenchen Hbf and Bologna Centrale in around 11h 31m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 430€
Flights from Nuremberg to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 410€
Flights from Munich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 360€
Flights from Munich to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 360€
Flights from Stuttgart to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
200€ - 550€
Flights from Stuttgart to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
200€ - 550€
Flights from Frankfurt to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 300€
Flights from Frankfurt to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 300€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Munich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 190€
Flights from Stuttgart to Rome via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 200€
Flights from Frankfurt to Rome
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 260€
Flights from Frankfurt to Rome via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 260€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Rome via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 600€
Flights from Frankfurt to Rome via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 320€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Rome via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
80€ - 280€
Flights from Stuttgart to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
270€ - 410€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Rome via Palermo
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
24€ - 110€
Flights from Nuremberg to Rome Ciampino via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 240€
Flights from Nuremberg to Rome Ciampino via Kos
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
120€ - 230€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
65€ - 270€
Flights from Frankfurt to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
200€ - 340€
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Rome via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 550€
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Munich to Rome via Split
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 360€
Flights from Frankfurt to Rome via Split
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
290€ - 600€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Rome via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 220€
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Rome via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
100€ - 220€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Munich to Rome via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 330€
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 Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
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
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
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 56m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
55€ - 85€
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 22m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
Flixtrain
Go Ahead BW
Phone
+49 711 400 534 44
Website
go-ahead-bw.de
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Go Ahead BW
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof to Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
6h 43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
27€ - 90€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
27€ - 40€
Base Standard
50€ - 70€
Base Premium
60€ - 90€
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
22€ - 65€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
25€ - 35€
Smart Low Cost
22€ - 35€
Smart Flex
45€ - 65€
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
5h 58m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
22€ - 35€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
22€ - 35€
Bus operators
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Nuremberg to Munich - Bus station
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Website
Blablabus
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 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Munich central bus station to Rome Tiburtina Bus station
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
BonelliBus s.a.s.
Phone
+39 0541662069
Website
bonellibus.it
Bus from Rimini Station to Roma
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
18€ - 30€
Schedules at
bonellibus.it
Full
21€ - 29€
Reduced
18€ - 25€

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There is no direct flight from Nuremberg Airport to Rome Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 35m and has one stopover.

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Nuremberg to Rome bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rome Tiburtina Bus station.

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Nuremberg to Rome train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nuremberg to Rome is 1084 km. It takes approximately 9h 59m to drive from Nuremberg to Rome.

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Air France, Swiss, Vueling Airlines and seven other airlines offer flights from Nuremberg Airport to Rome Airport.

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The best way to get from Nuremberg to Nuremberg Airport is to subway which takes 10 min and costs 2€ - 4€.

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