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

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Bus  •  4h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Florenc to Nurnberg 880 / ...

9€ - 29€

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Bus via Zličín  •  4h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Prague Zličín to Nuremberg N1310

16€ - 20€

Bus via Pilsen  •  5h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Plzeň, Plzeň 851 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Plzen to Nurnberg 880 / ...

10€ - 45€

Train  •  6h 15m

  1. Take the train from Praha-Smichov to Cheb Sc / ...
  2. Take the train from Marktredwitz to Nuernberg Hbf Re

29€ - 43€

Rideshare  •  3h 42m

  1. Take the rideshare from Prague to Nuremberg 295.9 km

15€

Drive  •  2h 44m

  1. Drive from Prague to Nuremberg 294 km

30€ - 50€

Fly to Nuremberg  •  5h 12m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Nuremberg (NUE) PRG - NUE

68€ - 255€

Fly to Munich, train  •  4h 30m

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

110€ - 292€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Prague to Nuremberg is to rideshare which costs 385 Kč and takes 3h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Nuremberg is to drive which costs 900 Kč - 1 400 Kč and takes 2h 44m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Prague, Florenc and arriving at Nurnberg. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Prague to Nuremberg. However, there are services departing from Praha-Smichov and arriving at Nuernberg Hbf via Cheb and Marktredwitz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 15m.

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The distance between Prague and Nuremberg is 250 km. The road distance is 294 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Nuremberg without a car is to bus which takes 4h 30m and costs 240 Kč - 800 Kč.

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The bus from Prague, Florenc to Nurnberg takes 4h 30m including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Prague to Nuremberg bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Prague, Florenc station.

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Prague to Nuremberg train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Praha-Smichov station.

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The best way to get from Prague to Nuremberg is to bus which takes 4h 30m and costs 240 Kč - 800 Kč. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 750 Kč - 1 200 Kč and takes 6h 15m, you could also fly, which costs 1 800 Kč - 7 000 Kč and takes 5h 12m.

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  • Distance: 250.2 km
  • Duration: 4h 30m

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

Eurolines FR operates a bus from Prague, Florenc to Nurnberg every 4 hours. Tickets cost 20€ - 29€ and the journey takes 4h 30m. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a train from Prague to Nuremberg via Cheb and Marktredwitz in around 6h 15m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
250€ - 900€
Flights from Prague to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
250€ - 900€
Flights from Prague to Munich
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 310€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Prague to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
200€ - 850€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Prague to Nuremberg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 550€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Prague to Nuremberg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 340€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Nuremberg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
260€ - 850€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Prague to Nuremberg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
90€ - 400€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Prague to Nuremberg via Zadar
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
55€ - 300€
Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha-Smichov to Cheb
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 15€
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
9€ - 11€
Business
12€ - 15€
1st Class
12€ - 15€
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Marktredwitz to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 28€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 20 minutes
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
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
Bus operators
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Prague, Florenc to Nurnberg
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 29€
Website
Eurolines FR
Bus from Prague, Florenc to Plzen
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Website
Eurolines FR
Bus from Plzen to Nurnberg
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
Eurolines FR
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Prague, Prague Zličín to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 19€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Plzeň, Plzeň
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
9€ - 13€
Website
RegioJet
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Pilsen
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
RegioJet
Bus from Pilsen to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
6€ - 10€
Website
RegioJet
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Prague Florenc Central Bus Station to Nuremberg Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
17€ - 22€
Website
Arda Tur
Bus from Prague Florenc Central Bus Station to Pilsen Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Website
Arda Tur
Bus from Pilsen Central Bus Station to Nuremberg Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
13€ - 17€
Website
Arda Tur
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Prague to Plzen
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Schedules at
tourbus.cz
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. 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 to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Prague to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
15€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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There is no direct flight from Prague Airport to Nuremberg Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 30m and has one stopover.

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Prague to Nuremberg bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Nurnberg station.

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Prague to Nuremberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Nuernberg Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Prague to Nuremberg is 294 km. It takes approximately 2h 44m to drive from Prague to Nuremberg.

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CSA, Austrian Airlines, Eurowings and five other airlines offer flights from Prague Airport to Nuremberg Airport.

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Book your Prague to Nuremberg bus tickets online with Omio, Busbud and two other operators.

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There are 625+ hotels available in Nuremberg. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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

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