How to travel from Basel to Nuremberg

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Travel Information to Nuremberg from Basel

distanceDistance206 miles (332 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$49 - $429
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $49 (€47) • 7 h 6 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $429 (€410) • 2 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 206 miles (332 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train between Basel and Nuremberg. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $49 (€47). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Basel to Nuremberg.

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International travel from Basel, Switzerland to Nuremberg, Germany is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter Germany if coming from Switzerland?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Nuremberg if traveling from Basel?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Nuremberg, Germany due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Germany must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 11/6/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip between Basel and Nuremberg.

The restriction level for your return to Basel, Switzerland from Germany is: Unrestricted.

Is my journey back to Basel from Nuremberg restricted?

Entry into Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Basel from Nuremberg?

Conditions of reentry into Switzerland:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Basel, Switzerland?

You should observe these safety measures in Switzerland as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

This information about your return travel to Switzerland was last checked on 11/6/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Basel from Nuremberg closer to your date of departure here.

There are 4 travel options from Basel to Nuremberg: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Basel to Nuremberg is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $49 (€47) compared to other travel options to Nuremberg:

A bus is generally $380 (€362) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $429 (€410) from Basel to Nuremberg.

Taking a bus is usually $15 (€15) less than taking a train to Nuremberg, which costs on average $65 (€62) for the same trip.

The fastest way from Basel to Nuremberg is by flight with an average journey time of 2 h 40 min.

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

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 7 h 6 min   of travel time.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 5 h 5 min.

You should expect to travel around 206 miles (332 km) between Basel and Nuremberg.

The average frequency per day from Basel to Nuremberg is:

  • Around 1 bus per day.
  • 21 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Basel to Nuremberg as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Basel to Nuremberg:

  • Buses most often depart from Basel at Basel, Bahnhof and arrive in Nuremberg at Nuremberg, Opernhaus.
  • Flights most often depart from Basel at EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg and arrive in Nuremberg at Nuremberg Albrecht Dürer Airport.
  • Trains mostly depart from Basel SBB and arrive in Nürnberg Hbf.

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

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Nuremberg by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Basel to Nuremberg tickets on Omio for $49 (€47).
  • Lufthansa Cityline can get you to Nuremberg by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Lufthansa Cityline from Basel to Nuremberg for $429 (€410) on Omio.
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Nuremberg by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Basel to Nuremberg tickets on Omio for $65 (€62).
Your trip from Basel to Nuremberg doesn't have to end in Nuremberg. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Munich, Prague or Berlin. If you’d like to add Munich, Prague or Berlin to your Basel to Nuremberg tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Nuremberg today!

Before traveling from Basel to Nuremberg, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this journey is costing $49 (€47) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket for this trip costs on average $429 (€410) one way.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $65 (€62) one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Basel to Nuremberg tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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