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from Leipzig to Nuremberg

You can get from Leipzig to Nuremberg by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Leipzig to Nuremberg on 24 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

23:50Leipzig4h00 03:50Nürnberg, ZOB
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23:50Leipzig4h00 03:50Nürnberg, ZOB
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06:48Leipzig Hbf2h18 09:06Nuremberg Hbf
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08:48Leipzig Hbf2h04 10:52Nuremberg Hbf
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14:54Leipzig Hbf4h28 19:22Nuremberg Hbf
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23 Oct
£26Deutsche Bahn
£14BlaBlaCar Bus
24 Oct
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£14BlaBlaCar Bus
25 Oct
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£14BlaBlaCar Bus
27 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£10BlaBlaCar Bus
28 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£14BlaBlaCar Bus
29 Oct
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£17BlaBlaCar Bus

Travel Information between Leipzig and Nuremberg

distanceDistance142 miles (229 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£10 - £21
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £10 • 4 h
fastestFastest modeTrain • £21 • 2 h 4 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a coach or train to travel 142 miles (229 km) to Nuremberg from Leipzig. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 4 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £10. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are BlaBlaCar Bus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Leipzig to Nuremberg.

Travel Tips

Travel from Leipzig to Nuremberg
Travel to Nuremberg easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Leipzig to Nuremberg.
How do you get from Leipzig to Nuremberg?

There are 2 travel options from Leipzig to Nuremberg: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel between Leipzig and Nuremberg?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Leipzig to Nuremberg, which costs on average £10.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Nuremberg:

A coach is generally £11 less than a train for the same route. A train costs on average £21 from Leipzig to Nuremberg.

What is the fastest way from Leipzig to Nuremberg?

The fastest way to get to Nuremberg from Leipzig is by train with an average travel time of 2 h 4 min.

There are alternative travel options to Nuremberg that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 4 h   on average.

How many miles from Leipzig to Nuremberg would I travel?

The Leipzig to Nuremberg distance is approximately 142 miles (229 km).

How many services a day are there to Nuremberg from Leipzig?

The average frequency per day from Leipzig to Nuremberg is:

  • 16 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Leipzig and Nuremberg as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Leipzig and in Nuremberg?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Leipzig to Nuremberg:

  • Most travellers catch their coach from Leipzig, Fernbus-Terminal Hbf and arrive in Nuremberg, Opernhaus.
  • Most travellers who buy a train ticket from Leipzig to Nuremberg depart from Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite to Nürnberg Hbf.
Which travel companies can get me from Leipzig to Nuremberg?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Leipzig to Nuremberg, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • BlaBlaCar Bus can take you to Nuremberg by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for BlaBlaCar Bus from Leipzig to Nuremberg for £10.
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Nuremberg by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Leipzig to Nuremberg tickets on Omio for £21.
Is it possible to travel directly between Leipzig and Nuremberg?

Yes, there are direct routes from Leipzig to Nuremberg with the following travel companies:

  • You can find direct coaches per day to take to Nuremberg with BlaBlaCar or BlaBlaCar Bus.
  • You can check for a direct train to Nuremberg with Deutsche Bahn with 16 direct trains per day.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Nuremberg tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this route.

Where should I go next after I travel from Leipzig to Nuremberg?
Your journey from Leipzig to Nuremberg doesn't have to end in Nuremberg. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Munich, Prague or Berlin. If you’d like to add Munich, Prague or Berlin to your Leipzig to Nuremberg trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Nuremberg today!
How far in advance should I buy tickets from Leipzig to Nuremberg online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Leipzig to Nuremberg, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost £10 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £21 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Leipzig to Nuremberg online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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