There are 8 ways to get from Nuremberg to Zell am See by train, car train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Kufstein M / ...
  3. Take the train from Wörgl Hbf to Zell am See Rex / ...

$87 - $132

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Nuremberg to Munich, Munich central bus station 037 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Salzburg 086 / ...
  3. Take the train from Hallein to Zell am See Rex

$32 - $53

6 alternative options

Train, car train  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the car train from München Ost to Zell am See Ski Train

$140 - $187

Night train, train  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the night train from Nürnberg Hbf to Wörgl Hbf Nj
  2. Take the train from Wörgl Hbf to Zell am See Rex / ...

$73 - $108

Drive  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Nuremberg to Zell am See 211.5 miles

$40 - $65

Fly Nuremberg to Munich, train  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Munich (MUC) NUE - MUC
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Kufstein
  3. Take the train from Wörgl Hbf to Zell am See

$112 - $280

Fly Nuremberg to Salzburg, train  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Salzburg (SZG) NUE - SZG
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Zell am See

$280 - $290

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Salzburg, train  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Salzburg (SZG) FRA - SZG
  3. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Zell am See

$163 - $400

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nuremberg to Zell am See is to bus and train which costs 27€ - 45€ and takes 8 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nuremberg to Zell am See is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 3 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nuremberg to Zell am See. However, there are services departing from Nürnberg Hbf and arriving at Zell am See via München Hbf, Kufstein and Wörgl Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 16 min.

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The distance between Nuremberg and Zell am See is 269 km. The road distance is 338.4 km.

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The best way to get from Nuremberg to Zell am See without a car is to train which takes 5 h 16 min and costs 70€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 16 min to get from Nuremberg to Zell am See, including transfers.

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Nuremberg to Zell am See train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Nürnberg Hbf station.

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The quickest flight from Nuremberg Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Map of how to get from Nuremberg to Zell am See.
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  • Distance: 167.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 16 min

What companies run services between Nuremberg, Germany and Zell am See, Austria?

You can take a train from Nuremberg to Zell am See via München Hbf, Kufstein, and Wörgl Hbf in around 5 h 16 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Munich
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Nuremberg to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$523
Flights from Nuremberg to Salzburg via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$523
Flights from Frankfurt to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Salzburg via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$291
Flights from Nuremberg to Salzburg via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$291
Flights from Nuremberg to Salzburg via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$291
Flights from Nuremberg to Salzburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$291
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Nuremberg to Salzburg via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
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 München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Night train from Nürnberg Hbf to Wörgl Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wörgl Hbf to Zell am See
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Train from Hallein to Zell am See
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Zell am See
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from München Ost to Zell am See
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
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 Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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