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There are 11 ways to get from Paris to Nuremberg by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6h 22m

  1. Take the train from Paris l'Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf Ice

137€ - 202€

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus  •  13h 5m

  1. Take the night bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Stuttgart - Airport Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine > Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy > Reims > Metz > Strasbourg > Pont de l'Europe - France > Pont de l'Europe - Allemagne > Karlsruhe > Stuttgart - Airport > Munich - Bus station
  2. Take the bus from Stuttgart Airport Busterminal to Nuremberg central bus station 042 / ...

33€ - 40€

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Train via Karlsruhe  •  6h 54m

  1. Take the train from Paris l'Est to Karlsruhe Hbf Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf Ic

144€ - 213€

Bus  •  12h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Mannheim Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine > Metz > Saarbrücken > Mannheim > Frankfurt - Airport > Frankfurt - Main station / ...
  2. Take the bus from Mannheim Central Bus Station to Nuremberg Central Bus Station Luxembourg - Varna

51€ - 81€

Drive  •  6h 45m

  1. Drive from Paris Gallieni to Nuremberg 755.2 km

80€ - 120€

Fly Paris CDG to Nuremberg  •  4h 23m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Nuremberg (NUE) CDG - NUE

78€ - 312€

Fly Paris CDG to Munich, train  •  6h 15m

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

94€ - 308€

Fly Paris CDG to Frankfurt, train  •  6h 39m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Frankfurt (FRA) CDG - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf

108€ - 318€

Fly Paris Orly to Nuremberg  •  8h 4m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Nuremberg (NUE) ORY - NUE

229€ - 456€

Fly Paris CDG to Stuttgart, train  •  6h 59m

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

98€ - 409€

Fly Paris Orly to Munich, train  •  6h 5m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Munich (MUC) ORY - MUC
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf

105€ - 262€

Paris to Nuremberg by train

The train journey time between Paris and Nuremberg is around 7h 34m and covers a distance of around 809 km. The fastest train normally takes 6h 40m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express and TGV inOui, the Paris to Nuremberg train service departs from Paris l'Est and arrives in Nuernberg Hbf. Typically 29 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Paris to Nuremberg train schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Nuremberg is 116 117.

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

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The most affordable way to get from Paris to Nuremberg is to night bus and bus, which costs 30€ - 40€ and takes 13h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Nuremberg is to fly which costs 75€ - 320€ and takes 4h 23m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Nuremberg station. However, there are services departing from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine and arriving at Nuremberg Central Bus Station via Mannheim Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Nuremberg. However, there are services departing from Paris l'Est and arriving at Nuernberg Hbf via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 22m.

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The distance between Paris and Nuremberg is 638 km. The road distance is 755.2 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Nuremberg without a car is to train which takes 6h 22m and costs 130€ - 210€.

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It takes approximately 6h 22m to get from Paris to Nuremberg, including transfers.

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Paris to Nuremberg bus services, operated by Blablabus, depart from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine station.

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Paris to Nuremberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Paris l'Est station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Nuremberg is to train which takes 6h 22m and costs 130€ - 210€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 50€ - 85€ and takes 12h 20m, you could also fly, which costs 75€ - 320€ and takes 4h 23m.

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  • Distance: 637.6 km
  • Duration: 6h 22m

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

You can take a train from Paris to Nuremberg via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 6h 22m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris Bercy to Nuremberg via Mannheim Central Bus Station in around 12h 20m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
150€ - 410€
Flights from Paris CDG to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 390€
Flights from Paris CDG to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 390€
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 270€
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
55€ - 270€
Flights from Paris Orly to Nuremberg via Munich, Vienna
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
370€ - 420€
Flights from Paris CDG to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 700€
Flights from Paris Orly to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 330€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
80€ - 210€
Flights from Paris CDG to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 380€
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 330€
Flights from Paris Orly to Nuremberg via Montpellier, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
100€ - 340€
Flights from Paris CDG to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 200€
Flights from Paris Orly to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 210€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Nuremberg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
110€ - 350€
Flights from Paris CDG to Munich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 390€
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 390€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Nuremberg via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 290€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Munich via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 390€
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
95€ - 140€
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Nuremberg via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
140€ - 290€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Nuremberg via Palermo
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 330€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Nuremberg via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
110€ - 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 Paris l'Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
100€ - 140€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Paris l'Est to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
90€ - 130€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris l'Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
90€ - 120€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
90€ - 110€
1st Class
100€ - 120€
Train from Paris l'Est to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
80€ - 110€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
80€ - 95€
1st Class
90€ - 110€
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 Karlsruhe Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
60€ - 90€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.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 Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Go Ahead BW
Phone
+49 711 400 534 44
Website
go-ahead-bw.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Go Ahead BW
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof to Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
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 Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Mannheim
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
16€ - 21€
Website
Blablabus
Night bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Stuttgart - Airport
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
19€ - 24€
Website
Blablabus
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Paris, Bercy Seine to Mannheim, ZOB Heinrich von Stephan Str. 6
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
RegioJet
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 Paris to Mannheim central bus station
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
26€ - 35€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Stuttgart Airport Busterminal to Nuremberg central bus station
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
13€ - 16€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Karat-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Mannheim Central Bus Station to Nuremberg Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Karat-S

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Nuremberg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Paris to Nuremberg bus services, operated by Karat-S, arrive at Nuremberg Central Bus Station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Nuremberg is 755 km. It takes approximately 6h 45m to drive from Paris to Nuremberg.

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KLM, Air France and Lufthansa offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Nuremberg Airport.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 38 min and costs 5€ - 9€.

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