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

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Train  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Re / ...

$40 - $65

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Stuttgart to Nuremberg 130.7 miles

$6 - $17

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart North, Kornwestheim to Nuremberg 042 / ...

$14 - $22

Drive  •  2 h

  1. Drive from Stuttgart to Nuremberg 129.4 miles

$27 - $40

Train, fly  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Nuremberg (NUE) FRA - NUE

$118 - $241

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stuttgart to Nuremberg is to rideshare which costs 5€ - 15€ and takes 2 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stuttgart to Nuremberg is to drive which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 2 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stuttgart Hbf and arriving at Nürnberg Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 31 min.

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The distance between Stuttgart and Nuremberg is 157 km. The road distance is 207.1 km.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Nuremberg without a car is to train which takes 2 h 31 min and costs 35€ - 55€.

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The train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf takes 2 h 31 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Stuttgart to Nuremberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Stuttgart Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Nuremberg is to train which takes 2 h 31 min and costs 35€ - 55€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 12€ - 20€ and takes 3 h 42 min.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Nuremberg Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Stuttgart to Nuremberg.
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  • Distance: 98.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 31 min

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Stuttgart to Nuremberg hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 2 h 31 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Stuttgart to Nuremberg 3 times a day. Tickets cost $11 - $18 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
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 Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
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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Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart North, Kornwestheim to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $18
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 Stuttgart to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $17
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blablacar.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Stuttgart to Nuremberg is 207 km. It takes approximately 2 h to drive from Stuttgart to Nuremberg.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Nuremberg Airport.

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There are 654+ hotels available in Nuremberg. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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

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