There are 6 ways to get from Nuremberg to Switzerland by plane, train, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Fly  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Zurich (ZRH) NUE - ZRH

$78 - $272

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Nuremberg to Zurich 265.9 miles

$26 - $30

4 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zürich HB Ic

$99 - $155

Bus via Munich, Munich central bus station  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Nuremberg to Munich, Munich central bus station 029 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Zurich X06 / ...

$28 - $61

Bus  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Nuremberg to Zurich 006

$33 - $53

Drive  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Nuremberg to Zürich 264.6 miles

$55 - $85

What companies run services between Nuremberg, Germany and Switzerland?

Swiss and Lufthansa fly from Nuremberg to Zürich every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Nuremberg to Zürich via Stuttgart Hbf and Zürich HB in around 6 h 14 min.

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
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 Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nuremberg to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Nuremberg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from München ZOB to Zürich, Sihlquai/HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Mnichov, ZOB to Curych, Carparkplatz Sihlquai
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Nuremberg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $30
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Nuremberg and Switzerland is 363 km. The road distance is 423 km.

The cheapest way to get from Nuremberg to Switzerland is to rideshare which costs 22€ - 26€ and takes 4 h 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Nuremberg to Switzerland is to fly which takes 2 h 39 min and costs 65€ - 240€.

No, there is no direct train from Nuremberg to Switzerland. However, there are services departing from Nürnberg Hbf and arriving at Zürich Stadelhofen via Stuttgart Hbf and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 14 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 39 min to get from Nuremberg to Switzerland, including transfers.