Nuremberg Airport has flights to major German cities and many European destinations, and is a focus city for Air Berlin, Germany's second largest airline. A significant amount of the airport's traffic flies in and out during the peak winter season. The airport (Flughafen) is the terminus of subway line 2; it is the only airport in Germany served by a subway.

Marco Russ gifted Nurnberg the lead with an own goal before Mijat Gacinovic levelled for the hosts, who dominated from start to finish but could not get their full reward.

Like in the first leg, which ended 1-1, Frankfurt were the side...

Stuttgart midfielder Daniel Didavi is set to join Wolfsburg on a free transfer in the summer, he announced on Tuesday, and has signed a contract until 2021.

Wine: The Franconian wine is said to be a "man's wine". Analogous to "man's chocolate" this points to a rather dry taste. Furthermore the rather harsh climate and the soil structure definitely contribute to this fact. An extravagance of the Franconian wines is their bottle. In Germany the Bocksbeutel bottle shape is generally reserved for higher-quality wines from Franconia.

Parker, 23, who has extended his stay at his parent club until June 2019, has dropped down a division in a bid to gain regular first-team football following injury.

"After my long period out with injury it is important for my progression as a player that I play regular football," the forward told Augsburg's official website.

Eintracht Frankurt captain Marco Russ is set to feature in the club's relegation playoff against Nurnberg despite being diagnosed with a "severe tumour disease" after failing a drug test.

Eintracht Frankfurt defended their place in the Bundesliga next season with a 1-0 win over Nurnberg, who lost their first of three playoffs and will spend next season once again in the 2. Bundesliga.

That Russ strike was the only goal-bound effort for the visitors, who can count themselves lucky to still be in the...

Apart from the official twin towns (sister cities), there are a number with which Nuremberg maintains "cordial relations":[29]

Museums on the municipal ticket - The following museums participate together in a single ticket program; a single admission ticket for any of these museums (€5 or €2.50 for students) can be extended to a day ticket valid for entry at all other museums on the same day for €2.50. The website http://www.museums.nuremberg.de/] for the museum cooperative provides further information.

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Eintracht Frankfurt will rue a host of missed chances when they head to Nurnberg for the second leg of their playoff for a place in the Bundesliga next season after being held to a 1-1 draw in Thursday's first leg.

Shawn Parker has signed a contract extension at Augsburg and immediately joined Nurnberg on a season-long loan deal.

Earlier this week, Frankfurt were informed by the German FA (DFB)'s anti-doping commission that Russ, 30, failed a drug test with his blood showing elevated levels of the hormone hCG, an indicator for either the use of anabolic steroids or a cancerous disease.

"I'm confident that I can develop my game further."

On Tuesday, he confirmed long-standing rumours that his time at the club, where he played for his entire professional career except for the one season at Nurnberg, will come to an...

Budget Hotels: On a quiet side street within the old town walls, the family-owned Hotel Garni Probst offers clean, bright rooms with comfy beds and a wonderful cooked breakfast. A hop, skip, and a jump away, the Ibis Nuernberg Altstadt offers clean basic rooms in the heart of the old town, while the B&B Hotel Nuremberg-Hbf is less than 15 minutes on foot from the Hauptmarkt and a short hop from the main train station.

Haris Seferovic scored the only goal of the game midway through the second half to give Niko Kovac's Eagles a 2-1 aggregate win and ensure for the sixth time in eight editions of the playoff, the top-flight team salvaged their status.

Didavi, 26, has impressed at Stuttgart this season and has scored 10 and set up a further five goals to help his side avoid a season-long fight against relegation.