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

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Train  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Passau Hauptbahnhof to Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof Ice / ...

$45 - $70

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Rideshare  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Passau to Nuremberg 140.7 miles

$7 - $22

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from Passau to Nuremberg N61 / ...

$12 - $21

Drive  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Passau to Nuremberg 138.8 miles

$29 - $45

Train, fly  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Passau Hbf to Freising
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Nuremberg (NUE) MUC - NUE

$89 - $245

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The cheapest way to get from Passau to Nuremberg is to rideshare which costs 6€ - 18€ and takes 2 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Passau to Nuremberg is to train which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 1 h 56 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Passau and arriving at Nuremberg. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Passau Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof. Services depart every two hours, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 56 min.

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The distance between Passau and Nuremberg is 198 km. The road distance is 222.1 km.

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The best way to get from Passau to Nuremberg without a car is to train which takes 1 h 56 min and costs 40€ - 60€.

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The train from Passau Hauptbahnhof to Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof takes 1 h 56 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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

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Passau to Nuremberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Passau Hauptbahnhof station.

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The best way to get from Passau to Nuremberg is to train which takes 1 h 56 min and costs 40€ - 60€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 10€ - 18€ and takes 3 h.

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Map of how to get from Passau to Nuremberg.
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  • Distance: 123.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 56 min

What companies run services between Passau, Germany and Nuremberg, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Passau to Nuremberg every 2 hours. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 1 h 56 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Passau to Nuremberg 3 times a day. Tickets cost $12 - $21 and the journey takes 3 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
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 Passau Hauptbahnhof to Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Passau Hbf to Freising
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.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 Passau to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Passau to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $22
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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