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Trains from Pfaffenhofen to Nuremberg

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Pfaffenhofen - Nuremberg Train Timetable

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Trip Summary

There are 6 daily trains from Pfaffenhofen to Nuremberg. Traveling by train from Pfaffenhofen to Nuremberg usually takes around 5 hours and 13 minutes, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train can make the trip in 3 hours and 49 minutes.

Distance149 mi (239 km)
Fastest train3h 49m
Lowest price£29.79
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company
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Which train should you take from Pfaffenhofen to Nuremberg?

There are 3 train lines with service from Pfaffenhofen 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 Bahn14h 40m£41.94
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company65h 24m£34.04
Non-federally owned railway company14h 16m£32.59
  • Deutsche Bahn

    Deutsche Bahn

    Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Pfaffenhofen to Nuremberg start from £42, and on average cost . Daily there are 1 Deutsche Bahn schedules to Nuremberg. Deutsche Bahn in Pfaffenhofen leaves from Telfs-Pfaffenhofen . And in Nuremberg trains arrive at Nürnberg Train Station .

    From Pfaffenhofen to Nuremberg train travel on Deutsche Bahn takes 4 hours and 40 minutes. If you are looking to get to Nuremberg faster, Deutsche Bahn offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 49 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 Pfaffenhofen to Nuremberg start from £30, 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 Pfaffenhofen leaves from Telfs-Pfaffenhofen . And in Nuremberg trains arrive at Nürnberg Train Station .

    From Pfaffenhofen to Nuremberg train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 5 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 3 hours and 49 minutes.

  • Non-federally owned railway company

    Non-federally owned railway company

    Non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Pfaffenhofen to Nuremberg start from £33, and on average cost . Daily there are 1 Non-federally owned railway company schedules to Nuremberg. Non-federally owned railway company in Pfaffenhofen leaves from Telfs-Pfaffenhofen . And in Nuremberg trains arrive at Nürnberg Train Station .

    From Pfaffenhofen to Nuremberg train travel on Non-federally owned railway company takes 4 hours and 16 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 3 hours and 49 minutes.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Pfaffenhofen 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 Pfaffenhofen to Nuremberg?

The distance between Pfaffenhofen and Nuremberg is approximately 149 miles, or 239 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 5 hours and 13 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 49 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?

Friday tends to be the busiest day of the week with travelers taking trains from Pfaffenhofen to Nuremberg. Ticket price also tend to be more expensive on Friday than other days. If you are hoping to have more room on the train and even save some change check out travel options on Friday instead, as less people travel then and deals are more likely to be found.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Pfaffenhofen at 04:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 23:00. 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 Pfaffenhofen to Nuremberg?

There are 6 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 Pfaffenhofen.

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 travellers 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 coach services also run frequently to Nuremberg from various destinations across Europe.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Pfaffenhofen?

Main departure station: Telfs-Pfaffenhofen

There is one train station in Pfaffenhofen.

All train stations in Pfaffenhofen:

  • Telfs-Pfaffenhofen

Where is the train station in Nuremberg?

Main arrival station: Nürnberg Train Station

Nuremberg has one train station.

Train stations in Nuremberg:

  • Nürnberg Train Station

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