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There are 8 ways to get from Porto to Nuremberg by plane, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly to Nuremberg  •  7h 7m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Nuremberg (NUE) OPO - NUE

83€ - 396€

Cheapest option

Fly to Munich, train  •  7h 23m

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

57€ - 242€

6 alternative options

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  7h 59m

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

83€ - 262€

Bus, train via Bayonne  •  25h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Porto to Bayonne
  2. Take the train from Bayonne to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris l'Est to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf Ic / ...

262€ - 418€

Train  •  32h 48m

  1. Take the train from Porto - Campanha to Vigo Guixar Ic
  2. Take the train from Vigo Guixar to Barcelona-Sants Alv
  3. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Lyon Part Dieu Ave
  4. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Tgv
  5. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf Ice

294€ - 412€

Bus  •  35h

  1. Take the bus from Porto to Paris 783 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris to Nuremberg central bus station 109

115€ - 141€

Bus, train  •  39h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Porto — Campo 24 de Agosto to Zürich
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Stuttgart Hbf Ic
  3. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf Ic / ...

173€ - 311€

Drive  •  21h 7m

  1. Drive from Porto to Nuremberg 2246.6 km

260€ - 380€

Porto to Nuremberg by trains

The train journey time between Porto and Nuremberg is around 3 days 9h and covers a distance of around 3096 km. The fastest train normally takes 3 days 9h. Operated by Renfe Viajeros, Renfe SNCF, TGV inOui and others, the Porto to Nuremberg train service departs from Porto - Campanha and arrives in Nuernberg Hbf. Typically only one train runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
3 days 9h
Fastest train time:
3 days 9h
Trains per week:
1
Cheapest price:
294€
Carbon emissions:
163 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
08:13
Last train departs at:
08:13

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Porto to Nuremberg train schedules

Portugal → Germany
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International entry into Germany from Portugal

  • Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of Portugal
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Germany, as well as residents from Albania, Andorra, Australia, China, Falkland Islands, Hong Kong, Macau, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside Germany with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Germany from Portugal

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Azores, Madeira in Portugal
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
This also applies to arrivals from the following regions:
France: Mayotte, French Guiana, Guadeloupe
Finland: Satakunta, Uusimaa, Varsinais-Suomi
Norway: Innlandet
Portugal: Azores, Madeira

This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Denmark, France, Greece, Ireland, Latvia, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Germany

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Considerations leaving from Portugal

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into Germany from Portugal is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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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.

The social distance requirement in Nuremberg is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Portugal from Germany.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 8 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Porto to Nuremberg is to fly and train, which costs 80€ - 270€ and takes 7h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Porto to Nuremberg is to fly which costs 80€ - 400€ and takes 7h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Porto to Nuremberg station. However, there are services departing from Porto and arriving at Nuremberg central bus station via Paris. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35h.

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No, there is no direct train from Porto to Nuremberg. However, there are services departing from Porto - Campanha and arriving at Nuernberg Hbf via Vigo Guixar, Barcelona-Sants, Lyon Part Dieu and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32h 48m.

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The distance between Porto and Nuremberg is 1788 km. The road distance is 2246.6 km.

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The best way to get from Porto to Nuremberg without a car is to bus and train via Bayonne which takes 25h 29m and costs 260€ - 420€.

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It takes approximately 7h 7m to get from Porto to Nuremberg, including transfers.

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

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Porto to Nuremberg train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, depart from Porto - Campanha station.

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The best way to get from Porto to Nuremberg is to fly which takes 7h 7m and costs 80€ - 400€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 290€ - 420€ and takes 32h 48m, you could also bus, which costs 110€ - 150€ and takes 35h.

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Map of how to get from Porto to Nuremberg.
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  • Distance: 1787.5 km
  • Duration: 7h 7m

What companies run services between Porto, Portugal and Nuremberg, Germany?

Lufthansa, KLM and eight other airlines fly from Porto to Nuremberg every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Porto to Nuremberg via Vigo Guixar, Barcelona-Sants, Lyon Part Dieu, and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 32h 48m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Porto to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 650€
Flights from Porto to Nuremberg via Lisbon, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 700€
Flights from Porto to Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 450€
Flights from Porto to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 450€
Flights from Porto to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 350€
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Porto to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 650€
Flights from Porto to Nuremberg via Lisbon, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 700€
Flights from Porto to Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 450€
Flights from Porto to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 350€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Porto to Nuremberg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 430€
Flights from Porto to Munich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 370€
Flights from Porto to Frankfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 310€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Porto to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 440€
Flights from Porto to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 460€
Flights from Porto to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
160€ - 420€
Flights from Porto to Frankfurt via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 420€
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Porto to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 350€
Flights from Porto to Frankfurt via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
140€ - 550€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Porto to Munich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 650€
Flights from Porto to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 340€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Porto to Munich via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
50€ - 220€
Flights from Porto to Frankfurt via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
60€ - 210€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Porto to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 95€
Flights from Porto to Frankfurt via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 95€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Porto to Munich via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
70€ - 260€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Porto to Munich via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 370€
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 Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Paris l'Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
100€ - 140€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 37m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
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
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
Twice a week
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
Flixtrain
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 Bayonne to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
110€ - 150€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
110€ - 130€
1st Class
120€ - 150€
Train from Paris l'Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
90€ - 130€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
90€ - 110€
1st Class
100€ - 130€
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
100€ - 150€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
100€ - 130€
1st Class
120€ - 150€
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)
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Porto - Campanha to Vigo Guixar
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Vigo Guixar to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
13h 53m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
75€ - 95€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Renfe SNCF
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zuerich Hb to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
65€ - 120€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
Transportes Barquense
Phone
(+351) 258 454 303
Email
info@barquense.com
Website
barquense.pt
Bus from Porto to Bayonne
Ave. Duration
13h 2m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Schedules at
barquense.pt
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 Porto to Paris
Ave. Duration
23h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
80€ - 100€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to Nuremberg central bus station
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 45€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Porto — Campo 24 de Agosto to Zürich
Ave. Duration
33h 10m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
iberocoach.com

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There is no direct flight from Porto Airport to Nuremberg Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 10m and has one stopover.

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Porto to Nuremberg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Nuremberg central bus station.

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Nuremberg is 1h ahead of Porto. It is currently 8:52 PM in Porto and 9:52 PM in Nuremberg.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Porto to Nuremberg is 2247 km. It takes approximately 21h 7m to drive from Porto to Nuremberg.

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Transavia Holland, TAP Portugal, Swiss and two other airlines offer flights from Porto Airport to Nuremberg Airport.

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Book your Porto to Nuremberg bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 187+ hotels available in Nuremberg. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Porto to Porto Airport is to subway which takes 27 min and costs 1€ - 2€.

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