The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Linz to Hamburg will cost around $ 101 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 50.
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7 h 17 m
8 h 32 m
Trains per day
Of the 22 trains that leave Linz for Hamburg every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 658 km distance in an average of 8 h 32 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 7 h 17 m .
The slowest trains will take 13 h 17 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||407 miles (657 km)|
|Average train duration||7 h 35 min|
|Average train ticket price||$50 (€40)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | ICE or ÖBB | Nightjet|
Trains from Linz to Hamburg cover the 407 miles (657 km) long journey taking on average 7 h 35 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | ICE or ÖBB | Nightjet. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $37 (€30), but the average price of train tickets is $50 (€40). Travelers depart most frequently from Linz Hbf and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.
Travel from Linz to Hamburg from $37 (€30) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.
Travel 407 miles (657 km) in comfort with Deutsche Bahn (DB) between Linz and Hamburg. Check the DB train schedule for your trip from Linz to Hamburg on Omio and then book DB tickets online quickly, easily and safely. For a Deutsche Bahn ticket between Linz and Hamburg you can pay as low as $37 (€30).
Deutsche Bahn is the main provider of Germany’s train services and makes an average of 40, 000 train journeys domestically and internationally every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn includes its wide range of ticket types, savings offers such as the Super Saver 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, bathrooms are standard amenities, but other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Operator ticket policies for COVID
Travel between Linz, Austria and Hamburg, Germany by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 9/25/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Linz and Hamburg as this information can change.
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 9/22/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Linz from Hamburg.
When departing from Linz, you have various train station options to start your route from including Linz Hbf, Linz/Donau Urfahr and Linz, Industriezeile. When arriving in Hamburg, you can end your route in train stations like Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg.
Omio customers book a train from Linz Hbf to Hamburg Hbf most frequently for this route.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Linz Hbf, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Hamburg Hbf, located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city center.
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