There are 5 ways to get from Zürich to Nuremberg by plane, 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.

Recommended option

Fly  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Nuremberg (NUE) ZRH - NUE

$70 - $272

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Nuremberg N184 / ...

$24 - $40

3 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Stuttgart Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Re / ...

$97 - $152

Rideshare  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Zurich to Nuremberg 266.5 miles

$27

Drive  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Nuremberg 265.1 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Nuremberg is to rideshare which costs SFr 27 and takes 4 h 33 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Zürich to Nuremberg is to fly which costs SFr 70 - SFr 280 and takes 2 h 19 min.

More details

The distance between Zürich and Nuremberg is 298 km. The road distance is 424.1 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to get from Zürich to Nuremberg, including transfers.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zurich and arriving at Nuremberg. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 35 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Nuremberg. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Nürnberg Hbf via Stuttgart Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 5 min.

More details

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Nuremberg, Germany?

Swiss and Lufthansa fly from Zürich to Nuremberg every 4 hours. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Zürich to Nuremberg twice daily. Tickets cost $24 - $40 and the journey takes 5 h 35 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Zurich to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Deutsche Bahn
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
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Zurich to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

Want to know more about travelling around Germany

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Where to next?