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Route overview
Avg. journey time3h 03m
Fare range€22.00 - €45.00
Distance141km
Train operatorsDB
First & last trains
First train departs at01:25
Last train departs at23:00
Fastest journey
Fastest route2h 35m
Changes1 change
Stations
Origin StationEckernförde
Destination StationLüneburg

Eckernförde to Lüneburg train times

Check out the next trains departing from Eckernförde to Lüneburg for Tuesday 26th Mar 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
11:50
15:30
Eckernförde
Lüneburg
3h 40m
1 change
12:20
14:57
Eckernförde
Lüneburg
2h 37m
2 changes
12:50
15:33
Eckernförde
Lüneburg
2h 43m
2 changes
12:50
16:15
Eckernförde
Lüneburg
3h 25m
1 change
13:20
15:56
Eckernförde
Lüneburg
2h 36m
2 changes

Deutsche Bahn, ICE (Intercity Express) and IC (Intercity) trains from Eckernförde to Lüneburg

You can travel from Eckernförde to Lüneburg on Deutsche Bahn, ICE (Intercity Express) and IC (Intercity) trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

PhotoJoachimKohlerBremen, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

The Deutsche Bahn Group is owned by the German State and controls the majority of rail traffic in Germany as well as in many border regions of the country. Every year, Deutsche Bahn transports several billion passengers and many stations in Germany are served exclusively by DB trains, including the ICE, IC and EC fleet.

PhotoNelso Silva, under licence CC BY-SA 2.0

The high-speed train of Deutsche Bahn, with a maximum speed of 330 km/h, the ICE connects major cities and is also used for international travel to neighbouring countries such as Austria, France and Denmark. This train is equipped with air conditioning, a dining car, a children's compartment and power sockets. Passengers enjoy a free WiFi connection throughout the duration of the ICE trip.

PhotoFalk2, under licence CC4.0

An express train running on German domestic routes, the Intercity is a little slower than the ICE and is also used for long distance trips. The integrated circuit covers long distances with a maximum speed of 200 km/h. In recent years, trains of the new generation "Intercity 2" run on some lines at 160 km/h only – these trains, however, offer extra legroom and extra space for toddlers. They are also equipped with air conditioning, a food carriage and wheelchair parking spaces.

How long does it take to travel from Eckernförde to Lüneburg by train?

The average journey time between Eckernförde and Lüneburg is 3 hours and 3 minutes and the fastest journey time is 2 hours and 35 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 50 trains per day travelling from Eckernförde to Lüneburg. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Eckernförde to Lüneburg?

The first train from Eckernförde to Lüneburg departs at 01:25. The last train from Eckernförde to Lüneburg departs at 23:00. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Eckernförde and Lüneburg?

No, it is not possible to travel from Eckernförde to Lüneburg without having to change trains. To travel from Eckernförde to Lüneburg will require a minimum of 1 change. More changes may be necessary on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Lüneburg to Eckernförde.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Eckernförde to Lüneburg for a typical week day using timetable data for 26/03/2019. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 26/11/2018 for travel on 26/11/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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