There are 5 ways to get from Nuremberg to Strasbourg by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg Tgv / ...

$80 - $119

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Bus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Nuremberg to Strasbourg 221

$20 - $90

3 alternative options

Rideshare  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Nuremberg to Strasbourg 207 miles

$23

Drive  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Nuremberg to Strasbourg 206.7 miles

$40 - $65

Fly, train  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Zurich (ZRH) NUE - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg

$128 - $367

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Nuremberg and arriving at Strasbourg. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nuremberg to Strasbourg. However, there are services departing from Nürnberg Hbf and arriving at Strasbourg via Stuttgart Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 33 min.

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The distance between Nuremberg and Strasbourg is 262 km. The road distance is 330.7 km.

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The best way to get from Nuremberg to Strasbourg without a car is to train which takes 4 h 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 33 min to get from Nuremberg to Strasbourg, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Nuremberg to Strasbourg is to train which takes 4 h 33 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Nuremberg Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Nuremberg to Strasbourg.
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  • Distance: 163.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 33 min

What companies run services between Nuremberg, Germany and Strasbourg, France?

You can take a train from Nuremberg to Strasbourg via Stuttgart Hbf in around 4 h 33 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Nuremberg to Strasbourg once daily. Tickets cost $20 - $35 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
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 Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $65
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Nuremberg to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Nuremberg ZOB to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
eurolines.de
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 Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Nuremberg to Strasbourg train services, operated by TGV, arrive at Strasbourg station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nuremberg to Strasbourg is 331 km. It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to drive from Nuremberg to Strasbourg.

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Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Nuremberg Airport to Zurich Airport.

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Book your Nuremberg to Strasbourg train tickets online with Loco2 and Loco2.

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Book your Nuremberg to Strasbourg bus tickets online with FlixBus and Busbud.

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There are 810+ hotels available in Strasbourg. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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

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The best way to get from Nuremberg to Nuremberg Airport is to subway which takes 11 min and costs .

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