Madrid to Nuremberg by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    17hr 42m
  • Distance
    1,534 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    29hr 44m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Madrid to Nuremberg by train

Fast trains from Madrid to Nuremberg take around 17 hours and 42 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 1,534 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Madrid and Nuremberg.

1. Are there direct trains from Madrid to Nuremberg?

Journeys between Madrid and Nuremberg usually involve 3 changes of train.

We usually find around 10 departures on the route from Madrid to Nuremberg every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 7 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Madrid to Nuremberg?

The Madrid to Nuremberg train travel time is normally about 17 hours and 42 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Madrid to Nuremberg train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Nuremberg is usually scheduled to depart Madrid around 05:50 and the last train is around 21:30. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Madrid around 06:20, and the last at 21:25.

When to book Madrid to Nuremberg train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Madrid to Nuremberg by train.

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Which train companies operate between Madrid and Nuremberg?

More than one train company operates on the route from Madrid to Nuremberg, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • AVE
  • Alleo
  • FS100
  • Go Ahead Baden Württemberg Gmb H
  • Go Ahead Verkehrsgesellschaft Deutschland Gmb H
  • ICE
  • Inter City
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional Express
  • Regional-Express
  • Renfe-SNCF
  • TGV

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.