Main information:

Information for visitors

On a map of the town with several search functions is available.

Imperial Castle of Nuremberg on Google maps
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How to get there by public transport - trip planner

Information on the railway you can find on

For information on intercity bus lines and further means of travel please have a look on the Internet.

The Imperial Castle is located in the centre of the city and can easily be reached by public transport.

The following stops are close by:
Tram 4 "Tiergärtnertorplatz"
Bus 36 "Burgstraße"
U-Bahn (underground) "Lorenzkirche"

On you will find information on the local public transport.

How to get there by car or coach

Limited access to the Imperial Castle

Due to building work the access to the Imperial Castle is currently possible only via the entrance "Vestnertor" or the (very steep) "Himmelsberg". The Imperial Castle cannot be reached via the path along the Youth Hostel, and the direct passage from the "Nordstadt" to the "Altstadt" via the Vestnertor is also blocked.

We apologize for the inconvenience caused.

The Imperial Castle has no own parking places for visitors. Please use the public parking places in the city.

Route planners you can find on

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