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Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf in 2 hours 9 minutes

If you want to travel from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf by train, you've come to the right place.

You can expect the journey from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf by train to take around 2 hours 45 minutes. If you want to get there as quickly as possible, it can take as little as 2 hours 9 minutes on the fastest services. You'll usually find around 23 trains per day running on this route, which spans 157 km. There's no need for any changes along the way, as there are direct trains available to Nürnberg Hbf. DB trains are the main operator of services on this route, so you're likely to travel with them for all or at least part of your journey to Nürnberg Hbf.

Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to search for cheap ticket prices and we'll show you how much you can save. Tickets from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf start from $14.67 when you book in advance.

If you want to know more about the journey, keep reading for train schedules, tips on finding cheap tickets and FAQs, including first and last train times. Want to go straight to booking? Start a search with us today!

Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf by train

It takes an average of 2h 45m to travel from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf by train, over a distance of around 97 miles (157 km). There are normally 23 trains per day traveling from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf and tickets for this journey start from $14.67 when you book in advance.

First train

00:11

Last train

22:51

Departure station

Stuttgart Hbf

Arrival station

Nürnberg Hbf

Journey time

From 2h 9m

Distance

97 miles (157 km)

Frequency

23 trains per day

Changes

Direct trains available

Price

From $14.67

Train and bus operators

Deutsche Bahn

Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf train times

Check out the next trains departing from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf for Tuesday Apr 4th 2023. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
07:08 09:18 2h 10m, direct
07:57 10:20 2h 23m, direct
09:09 11:18 2h 9m, direct
09:57 12:20 2h 23m, direct
11:09 13:18 2h 9m, direct
12:00 14:20 2h 20m, direct
13:09 15:18 2h 9m, direct
13:56 16:20 2h 24m, direct
15:09 17:18 2h 9m, direct
15:57 18:20 2h 23m, direct

Deutsche Bahn and IC (Intercity) trains from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf

You can travel from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf on Deutsche Bahn and IC (Intercity) trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

PhotoJoachimKohlerBremen, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

The Deutsche Bahn Group is owned by the German State and controls the majority of rail traffic in Germany as well as in many border regions of the country. Every year, Deutsche Bahn transports several million passengers and many stations in Germany are served exclusively by DB trains, including the ICE, IC and EC fleet.

PhotoFalk2, under licence CC4.0

An express train running on German domestic routes, the Intercity is a little slower than the ICE and is also used for long distance trips. The integrated circuit covers long distances with a maximum speed of 125 mph (200 km/h). In recent years, trains of the new generation "Intercity 2" run on some lines at 100 mph (160 km/h) only – these trains, however, offer extra legroom and extra space for toddlers. They are also equipped with air conditioning, a food carriage and wheelchair parking spaces.

Cheap train tickets from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf

The price of train tickets from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf starts at $14.67 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf

Want to know more about your journey from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf take?

The average journey time by train between Stuttgart Hbf and Nürnberg Hbf is 2 hours and 45 minutes, with around 23 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Stuttgart Hbf and Nürnberg Hbf by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf is 2 hours and 9 minutes.

How much does the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf cost?

Train tickets from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf can start from as little as $14.67 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf without having to change trains. There are 17 direct trains from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf leave?

The first train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf leaves at 00:11. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf leave?

The last train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf leaves at 22:51. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Stuttgart Hbf and Nürnberg Hbf by train?

Trains travelling from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf cover a distance of around 97 miles (157 km) during the journey.

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