Zwickau to Nuremberg by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 52m
  • Distance
    173 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 6m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Zwickau to Nuremberg by train

Fast trains from Zwickau to Nuremberg take around 2 hours and 52 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 173 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Zwickau and Nuremberg.

1. Are there direct trains from Zwickau to Nuremberg?

Journeys between Zwickau and Nuremberg usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 25 departures on the route from Zwickau 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 24 departures.

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

The Zwickau to Nuremberg train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 52 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Nuremberg is usually scheduled to depart Zwickau around 04:00 and the last train is around 21:28. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Zwickau around 05:10, and the last at 20:28.

When to book Zwickau to Nuremberg train tickets?

Trains in Germany usually open for booking around 6 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 Zwickau to Nuremberg by train.

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Which train companies operate between Zwickau and Nuremberg?

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

  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional-Express
  • S-Bahn
  • Vogtlandbahn

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.