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Trains from Zell am See to Nuremberg

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Zell am See - Nuremberg Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There are 9 daily trains from Zell am See to Nuremberg. Traveling by train from Zell am See to Nuremberg usually takes around 5 hours and 43 minutes, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn train can make the trip in 4 hours and 9 minutes.

Distance167 mi (269 km)
Fastest train4h 9m
Lowest price$38.24
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company
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Which train should you take from Zell am See to Nuremberg?

There are 3 train lines with service from Zell am See to Nuremberg. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 6 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Deutsche Bahn44h 31m$82.50
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company66h 24m$61.07
Non-federally owned railway company16h 58m$52.29
  • Deutsche Bahn

    Deutsche Bahn

    Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Zell am See to Nuremberg start from $38, and on average cost . Daily there are 4 Deutsche Bahn schedules to Nuremberg. Deutsche Bahn in Zell am See leaves from Train Station . And in Nuremberg trains arrive at Nürnberg Train Station .

    From Zell am See to Nuremberg train travel on Deutsche Bahn takes 4 hours and 31 minutes. If you are looking to get to Nuremberg faster, Deutsche Bahn offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 9 minutes.

  • Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company

    Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company

    Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Zell am See to Nuremberg start from $38, and on average cost . Daily there are 6 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Nuremberg. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Zell am See leaves from Train Station . And in Nuremberg trains arrive at Nürnberg Train Station .

    From Zell am See to Nuremberg train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 6 hours and 24 minutes. If you are looking to get to Nuremberg faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 9 minutes.

  • Non-federally owned railway company

    Non-federally owned railway company

    Non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Zell am See to Nuremberg start from $38, and on average cost . Daily there are 1 Non-federally owned railway company schedules to Nuremberg. Non-federally owned railway company in Zell am See leaves from Train Station . And in Nuremberg trains arrive at Nürnberg Train Station .

    From Zell am See to Nuremberg train travel on Non-federally owned railway company takes 6 hours and 58 minutes. If you are looking to get to Nuremberg faster, Non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 9 minutes.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Zell am See to Nuremberg during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from Zell am See to Nuremberg?

The distance between Zell am See and Nuremberg is approximately 167 miles, or 269 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 5 hours and 43 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 9 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains departing from Zell am See to Nuremberg tend to have the most passengers on Wednesday. With higher demand ticket prices also tend to be higher on Wednesday. If you are trying to snag a cheap train tickets or just want an emptier train you'll have better luck by booking travel departing on Tuesday as the least number of people tend to travel then.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Zell am See at 6:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 11:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Zell am See to Nuremberg?

There are 9 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Nuremberg to Zell am See.

City Information

Nuremberg

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Although often overshadowed by Bavaria's largest city, Munich, Nuremberg is more than capable of challenging Munich as a top tourist spot. Nuremberg entices travelers with its rich history, political significance, world-class museums, and exciting local culture.

Nuremberg is a fantastic destination year-round; however, it becomes particularly spectacular in the weeks before Christmas. Nuremberg's Christkindlemarkt is a world-famous market illuminated by thousands of lights displaying handmade ornaments, toys, and crafts. Enjoy lebkuchen and mulled wine while wandering through the stalls to get in the Christmas spirit, and see why Nuremberg is an essential stop along our train itinerary to visit Germany's best Christmas markets.

Nuremberg's castle, Kaiserburg, is another must-see while in the city. Standing since the Middle Ages, visitors can explore Nuremberg's history while also enjoying some of the best views of the city. No wonder it's one of Germany's most-Instagrammed castles.

Transport around Germany is highly efficient, making travel to Nuremberg simple. The city is served by its own international airport and a large train station that welcomes many Deutsche Bahn trains every day. FlixBus, Sindbad, BlaBlaCar Bus, and more bus services also run frequently to Nuremberg from various destinations across Europe.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Zell am See?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Zell am See.

All train stations in Zell am See:

  • Train Station

Where is the train station in Nuremberg?

Arrival stations

Nuremberg has one train station.

Train stations in Nuremberg:

  • Nürnberg Train Station

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