Getting there & away
Nuremberg airport (937 00), 7km north of the centre, is served by regional and international carriers, including Lufthansa, Air Berlin and Air France.
Trains run hourly to/from Frankfurt (€39, 2½ hours) and Munich (€41, 1½ to two hours). There are direct connections several times daily to Berlin (€77, five to 6½ hours) and Vienna (€96, 5½ hours), while a few slow trains also go to Prague (€42, six hours).
BerlinLinien busesleave for Berlin daily at 12.10pm (standard one-way €39, four hours). They leave from the Hauptbahnhof.
There’s a ride-share service CityToCity Mitfahrzentrale (194 40; www.citytocity.de; Hummelsteiner Weg 12; 9am-6pm Mon-Fri, 9am-1.30pm Sat) right behind the south exit of the Hauptbahnhof.