There are 4 ways to get from Pilsen to Nuremberg by bus, train, 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.

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Bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from Plzeň to Nürnberg RegioJet

$14 - $20

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Rideshare  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Plzeň to Nuremberg 126.5 miles

$13

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Plzen hl.n. to Schwandorf Ex
  2. Take the train from Schwandorf to Nürnberg Hbf Re

$46 - $69

Drive  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Pilsen to Nuremberg 125.3 miles

$26 - $40

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

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No, there is no direct train from Pilsen to Nuremberg. However, there are services departing from Plzen hl.n. and arriving at Nürnberg Hbf via Schwandorf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 28 min.

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The distance between Pilsen and Nuremberg is 169 km. The road distance is 200.4 km.

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The best way to get from Pilsen to Nuremberg without a car is to bus which takes 3 h and costs .

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The bus from Plzeň to Nürnberg takes 3 h including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Pilsen to Nuremberg bus services, operated by Eurolines CZ, depart from Plzeň station.

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Pilsen to Nuremberg train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Plzen hl.n. station.

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The best way to get from Pilsen to Nuremberg is to bus which takes 3 h and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 28 min.

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Pilsen to Nuremberg bus services, operated by Eurolines CZ, arrive at Nürnberg station.

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Pilsen to Nuremberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Nürnberg Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Pilsen to Nuremberg.
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  • Distance: 105.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h

What companies run services between Pilsen, Czech Republic and Nuremberg, Germany?

Eurolines CZ operates a bus from Pilsen to Nuremberg twice daily. Tickets cost $14 - $20 and the journey takes 3 h. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a train from Pilsen to Nuremberg via Schwandorf in around 3 h 28 min.

Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Plzen hl.n. to Schwandorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
cd.cz
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 Schwandorf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Plzeň to Nürnberg
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
elines.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Pilsen, CAN to Nuremberg, ZOB, Bahnhofstrasse - Will. - Br. Platz
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
regiojet.com
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Plzen to Nuremberg ZOB
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
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 Plzeň to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Pilsen to Nuremberg is 200 km. It takes approximately 1 h 52 min to drive from Pilsen to Nuremberg.

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

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