Nuremberg to Mainz by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:34
  • Last train
    21:00
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 49m

Travelling from Nuremberg to Mainz by train

The fastest trains from Nuremberg to Mainz take around 2 hours and 49 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 212 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Nuremberg and Mainz.

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

We usually find around 29 departures on the route from Nuremberg to Mainz every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 30 departures. The duration is normally about 2 hours and 49 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest train to Mainz is usually scheduled to depart Nuremberg around 05:34 and the last train is around 18:00. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Nuremberg around 05:50, and the last at 22:05.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Nuremberg to Mainz train tickets?

Trains in Germany 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 Nuremberg to Mainz by train.

Which trains operate between Nuremberg and Mainz?

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

  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn
  • S-Bahn

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

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail 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.

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