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Train Information to Linz from Passau

distanceDistance42 miles (68 km)
durationAverage train duration55 min
priceAverage train ticket price$12 (€10)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesÖBB | ICE, Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | Regionalzug

Trains from Passau to Linz cover the 42 miles (68 km) long trip taking on average 55 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | ICE, Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | Regionalzug. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $12 (€10), but the average price of train tickets is $12 (€10). Travelers depart most frequently from Passau Hbf and arrive in Linz Hbf.

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Deutsche Bahn trains between Passau and Linz

Find the best trains between Passau and Linz with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $12 (€10). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

Deutsche Bahn

Official Deutsche Bahn tickets between Passau and Linz are available on Omio! Germany's largest rail company offers high-quality services between Passau and Linz to cover the 42 miles (68 km) journey, and Omio shows you the best deals for DB trains from Passau to Linz on offer. Simply choose the best times and tickets (including Super Saver, Saver and Flexible fares) available for you to make the journey from Passau to Linz with DB. You can also find Deutsche Bahn’s discount cards, such as the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, and use these to purchase DB tickets on Omio.

Deutsche Bahn offers a wide range of train types with different levels of comfort, amenities on offer and time needed to travel. You'll be sure to find the perfect train type to suit your needs, such as: InterCity Express (ICE) for high-speed trains, Intercity (IC) and Eurocity (EC) for express domestic and international trains, and more local Regional Express (RE) and Regional (RB) trains.

When purchasing your Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Passau and Linz, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply

Travel Tips

Trains from Passau to Linz
Travel by train to Linz easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Passau to Linz.
FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Linz, Austria if I'm coming from Passau, Germany by train?

Travel by train between Passau, Germany and Linz, Austria is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Linz from Passau restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Austria from Passau?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

What are the safety rules to follow in Linz, Austria?

The government of Austria has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 12/1/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Passau to Linz closer to your date of departure here

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Germany from Linz, Austria?

The restriction level for your return train to Passau, Germany from Linz is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Passau from Linz restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Linz?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the safety rules to follow in Passau, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 12/6/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Passau from Linz closer to your date of departure here here.

How much do cheap train tickets from Passau to Linz cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Passau to Linz trains for as little as $12 (€10)  in the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a train to Linz from Passau?
The train price from Passau to Linz is on average $12 (€10)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
How many miles is it from Passau to Linz by train?
The train distance from Passau to Linz is around 42 miles (68 km).
What is the Passau to Linz train travel time?
While the time it takes to travel 42 miles (68 km) to Linz from Passau can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Passau to Linz train journey time is on average 55 min.
What is the departure train station in Passau and arrival train station in Linz?

There are a few train stations in Passau to start your trip from including Passau Hbf, Neustift (b Passau) and Passau, Hauptbahnhof. In Linz you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Linz Hbf, Linz/Donau Urfahr and Linz/Donau Wegscheid Bahnhof.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Passau Hbf   and arrive in Linz Hbf.

Where is the departure train station in Passau located? Where is the arrival train station in Linz located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Passau Hbf, which is located around 0.2 miles (305 m) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Linz Hbf, located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city center.

Which train providers can take me between Passau and Linz?
Take the Passau to Linz train with ÖBB | ICE, Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | Regionalzug. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route between Passau and Linz as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains are there to Linz from Passau a day?
The average number of trains departing Passau for Linz is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What time is the earliest train from Passau to Linz? What time is the last train from Passau to Linz?
You can take the first train from Passau to Linz at 5: 04 AM. The last train from Passau to Linz that you can take departs at 7: 40 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Passau to Linz schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
When should I purchase the Passau to Linz train for the best deals on tickets?
The price of a one way train ticket from Passau to Linz is on average $12 (€10) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets from Passau to Linz available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Passau
Linz
Passau Hbf is the most popular Passau railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Passau for your trip to Linz.