|Distance||374 miles (603 km)|
|Average train duration||8 h 13 min|
|Average train ticket price||$59 (€48)|
|Train frequency||7 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 7 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | ICE or ÖBB | Nightjet|
Trains from Linz to Cologne cover the 374 miles (603 km) long route taking on average 8 h 13 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | ICE or ÖBB | Nightjet. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $47 (€38), but the average price of train tickets is $59 (€48). Travelers depart most frequently from Linz Hbf and arrive in Köln Hbf.
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Find your perfect journey between Linz and Cologne with Deutsche Bahn (DB)! Check out the DB train schedules between Linz and Cologne and then book cheap DB tickets with Omio. The distance between Linz and Cologne by DB is 374 miles (603 km) and the cheapest price for a DB ticket from Linz to Cologne is $47 (€38).
DB is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 train journeys per day. A special feature of DB is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.
DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Deutsche Bahn has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Deutsche Bahn tickets between Linz and Cologne and when traveling by train:
Travel between Linz, Austria and Cologne, Germany by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 10/27/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Linz to Cologne before traveling.
Return travel from Germany to Austria is: Partially open.
Entry into Austria is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Austria has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 10/27/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Linz from Cologne.
When taking the train from Linz to Cologne, you can choose to depart from train stations like Linz Hbf, Linz/Donau Urfahr and Linz/Donau Wegscheid Bahnhof. Your route can end in train stations such as Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Linz Hbf and arrive in Köln Hbf.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Linz Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Linz.
The most popular arrival train station, Köln Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Cologne.
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