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Freiburg-Nuremberg Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Freiburg to Nuremberg?

Lowest Price$35.05
Fastest Train4h 34m
Trains Per Day113
Train Lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Freiburg to Nuremberg right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

What is the price of a train ticket from Freiburg to Nuremberg?

In the last month, $57.44 was the average price of a train ticket from Freiburg, BW to Nuremberg, BY. This is a good price that is inexpensive compared to most train fares. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.

How long is the train journey from Freiburg to Nuremberg?

The distance between Freiburg and Nuremberg is approximately 178 miles, or 287 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 5 hours and 8 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 34 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 from Freiburg to Nuremberg are the most crowded on Wednesday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Wednesday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Freiburg at 12:00am 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 Freiburg to Nuremberg?

There are 113 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 Freiburg. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Freiburg to Nuremberg for $20.50.

Which train should you take from Freiburg to Nuremberg?

2 train services operate from Freiburg, Baden-Württemberg to Nuremberg, Bavaria. Deutsche Bahn usually has more trains scheduled, with 104 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Deutsche Bahn1045h 9m$56.46
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company95h 0m$73.18

Where is the train station in Freiburg?

Because some trains make multiple stops before leaving the city, there are 6 stops and stations in Freiburg where you can board the train:

  • Freiburg-Zähringen
  • Freiburg-Wiehre
  • Freiburg West
  • Freiburg Messe/Universität
  • Freiburg-St Georgen
  • Freiburg-Littenweiler

Where is the train station in Nuremberg?

Nuremberg has one train station:

  • Nürnberg Train Station

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