Zurich to Nuremberg by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Zurich to Nuremberg by train
Fast trains from Zurich to Nuremberg take around 5 hours and 21 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 297 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Zurich and Nuremberg.
1. Are there direct trains from Zurich to Nuremberg?
Journeys between Zurich and Nuremberg usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 25 departures on the route from Zurich to Nuremberg every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 24 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Zurich to Nuremberg?
The Zurich to Nuremberg train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 21 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Zurich to Nuremberg train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Nuremberg is usually scheduled to depart Zurich around 05:07 and the last train is around 00:25.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Zurich around 05:07, and the last at 00:35.
What's the Zurich to Nuremberg train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Zurich to Nuremberg are $35.57.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $45, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Zurich 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 Zurich to Nuremberg by train.
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Which train companies operate between Zurich and Nuremberg?
More than one train company operates on the route from Zurich to Nuremberg, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Eurocity (EC)
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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