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Nuremberg Airport

General information

Flughafen Nürnberg is a busy airport in Bavaria, north of Nuremberg and northeast of Fürth. American and British people mainly use the name Nuremberg instead of the original German name Nürnberg. The airport consists of one terminal and one runway and is widely used by the airlines Ryanair, TUI fly Deutschland and Corendon Airlines. Nuremberg Airport is named after the German painter Albrecht Dürer.


Where is Nuremberg Airport situated?

Nuremberg Airport is located north of the city, close to the A3 motorway.

How many terminals does Nuremberg Airport have?

The airport has one terminal consisting of three floors. Arrivals, Check-in 1, Check-in 2, Dürer Lounge and the security check are located on the ground floor. The boarding gates are located on the first floor and the visitor’s terrace (Observation Deck, free admission) on the second floor.

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Nearby airports

A good alternative for flying to or from Nuremberg Airport are the following airports, sorted by distance from the airport. You can also take a look at the complete list of airports in Germany.

Airport Distance
Munich Airport 137km
Stuttgart Airport 163km
Allgäu Airport Memmingen 179km
Frankfurt Airport 191km



The distance from Nuremberg Airport to the centre of Nuremberg is 8 kilometres. By car, it takes 18 minutes to get to the centre of Nuremberg.

From NUE Airport to Nuremberg City centre by Car
8 km
18 min

Travel by car

Public transport

It is possible to travel to and from Nuremberg Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Nuremberg Airport you can travel by metro. Visit the Nuremberg Airport transportation page for the possibilities.

Public transport

Taxi transfer

A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Nuremberg Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Nuremberg is about € 25.-. Book your taxi at Nuremberg Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.

From NUE Airport to Nuremberg City centre by Taxi
8 km
20 min
€ 25.-

Book a taxi

Car rental

At Nuremberg Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Avis, Budget, Alamo (Enterprise Holdings), National (Enterprise Holdings), Enterprise, Sixt, Hertz, Europcar and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.

Airport parking

Nuremberg Airport offers various official parking options, from premium to low cost. In addition, alternative parking options are available near the airport. If you want to park as cheaply as possible, it's wise to book online!

Book your parking space

At the airport

Do you want more information about facilities, currency exchange, services, free Wi-Fi, lounges, etc. at Nuremberg Airport? Check our at the airport page for a complete overview of all facilities and services at Nuremberg Airport.



Departures and arrivals

Looking for departure times and/or arrival times? Find the latest flight status information for flights departing from and arriving at Nuremberg Airport.

Flight tickets

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Which airlines fly from and to Nuremberg Airport?

We offer you a list of airlines at Nuremberg Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:

  • Ryanair
  • TUI fly Deutschland
  • Corendon Airlines
  • Air France
  • Swiss


Hotels near the airport

Looking for the best hotels near Nuremberg Airport? We have selected the best hotels near the airport in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Mövenpick Hotel Nürnberg Airport, Nürnberg

This modern, 4-star hotel offers soundproofed rooms, stylish spa facilities, and on-site parking.


Jugend-Hotel Nürnberg, Nürnberg

Set in Nürnberg in the Bavaria Region, 6 km from Nuremberg Christmas Market, Jugend-Hotel Nürnberg features a barbecue and terrace. Free private parking is available on site. All rooms are fitted with a private bathroom fitted with a shower.

Hotels in Nuremberg

Looking for the best hotels in Nuremberg? We have selected the best hotels in the city in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Hotel VICTORIA Nürnberg, Nürnberg

Just 100 metres from Nuremberg Train Station and 500 metres from the Lorenzkirche Church, this 4-star hotel in the Old Town district offers rich breakfast buffets and Wi-Fi access.


Sorat Hotel Saxx Nürnberg, Nürnberg

This hotel is situated on the central market square in the heart of Nuremberg’s Old Town district, where the annual Christmas Market is held. Sorat Hotel Saxx Nürnberg offers free WiFi and a 24-hour reception.


Le Méridien Grand Hotel Nürnberg, Nürnberg

Directly opposite Nuremberg Central Station, this hotel offers elegant rooms with marble bathrooms, flat-screen TVs and iPod docking stations. The pedestrian area and Old Town are just steps away.

Things to do

It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Nuremberg Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!


Nuremberg: Christmas walk, fun game and Xmas TeamAbenteuer

Walk through Nuremberg and play a fun Christmas team game using this downloadable app. Solve challenges and Christmas-related tasks with friends, colleagues, or family and get into the festive spirit.


Nuremberg: Sightseeing Train Tour

Explore the Old Town and the unique history of Nuremberg on a sightseeing train tour. Discover the city's highlights and their history with the help of an informative audio-guide.

Tour & transport

Nuremberg: Old Town Guided Walking Tour

Stroll through Nuremberg and explore the Old Town on this guided tour. Discover the history of the former imperial residence and the international trading centre.


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