Basel to Nuremberg by train

  • First train
    04:12
  • Last train
    23:58
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 55m
  • Distance
    333 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    21
  • Avg. journey time
    6hr 19m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Basel to Nuremberg by train

Fast trains from Basel to Nuremberg take around 4 hours and 55 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 333 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Basel and Nuremberg.

1. Are there direct trains from Basel to Nuremberg?

Journeys between Basel and Nuremberg usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 21 departures on the route from Basel to Nuremberg every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

2. How long is the train journey from Basel to Nuremberg?

The Basel to Nuremberg train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 55 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Basel to Nuremberg train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Nuremberg is usually scheduled to depart Basel around 04:12 and the last train is around 23:40. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Basel around 05:11, and the last at 23:58.

When to book Basel to Nuremberg train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Basel to Nuremberg by train.

Help with booking alerts

Which train companies operate between Basel and Nuremberg?

More than one train company operates on the route from Basel to Nuremberg, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • ICE
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Interregio

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Nuremberg to Basel by train

Other journeys to Nuremberg View all journeys to Nuremberg

Loco2 means a new way of booking trains online, but it also stands for low CO2 and lower cost travel. By simplifying the booking process, Loco2 hopes to encourage more people to ditch the plane and opt for a lower-carbon journey by train.

  • Easy, fast and cheap
  • Pay in EUR, GBP or USD
  • Cheaper UK tickets with Pricehack
  • 100% human support

Subscribe to our newsletter

Subscribe to receive top tips, train news and travel inspiration straight to your inbox

Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.