Munich to Nürnberg Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $25
Fastest Way Train — 2h 38min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 16 lb CO2
Available Modes 4 modes — train, bus, flight and by car
Distance 94 miles
Travel Companies DB
Train
$32 · 2h 44min · 29 lb of CO2
Munich to Nürnberg
+2 more options
Bus
$34 · 3h 42min · 21 lb of CO2
Munich to Nuremberg
+4 more options
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Flight
$227 · 4h 19min · 389 lb of CO2
MUC to NUE

Munich to Nürnberg Flights

There are 1 airports — MUC — that make sense to fly out of from Munich and 1 airports — NUE — to access Nürnberg. The best deals are usually found by flying out of MUC.

Drive
$13 · 1h 53min · 22 lb of CO2
Munich to Nürnberg

Drive from Munich to Nürnberg

It's 94 miles between Munich to Nürnberg. On a typical day, it might take between 1h 53min and 1h 59min from Munich to Nürnberg under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 2h 5min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Nürnberg by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $12.

What is the best way to travel from Munich to Nürnberg?

The are 8 different ways across 4 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Munich to Nürnberg. The fastest way out of Munich towards Schwabach is by bus, as it is the quickest to the Nürnberg area. This doesn't necessarily take into consideration traffic or weather - so these may impact some of your decision making. It's common to find tickets for as low as $25. DB operates from Munich to Nürnberg, so you book your trip with them! Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Munich to Nürnberg?

On your trip from Munich to Nürnberg, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train.

Is the train or the bus better from Munich to Nürnberg Bavaria?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Munich to Nürnberg. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to Nürnberg is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Munich/Nürnberg buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Munich is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between Munich Bavaria and Nürnberg during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from Munich to Nürnberg? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Nürnberg traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to Nürnberg is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from Munich to Nürnberg?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Munich to Nürnberg is by bus. The bus costs $25 roughly and will take 2 hours 53 minutes.

How much does it cost to take the train from Munich to Nürnberg?

The train costs about $32 between Munich and Nürnberg. In total, the train will take roughly 2 hours 38 minutes and there are no connections that you will have to make. We recommend catching the train at Munich, which is 0 miles from Munich. Further, once you arrive at Nürnberg St-Leonhard or you will still have 2 miles to Nürnberg.

How long does it take from Munich to Nürnberg by car?

The total distance between Munich and Nürnberg is 94 miles and will take you about 1 hour 53 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $13.

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