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Journey timeFrom 2h 51m
Price$22.10 - $275.62
Distance268km (167 miles)
Frequency8 trains per day
Departure stationLinz
Arrival stationNürnberg Hbf
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operatorsunion_ivkoni

Linz to Nürnberg Hbf train times

Check out the next trains departing from Linz to Nürnberg Hbf for Thursday 21st Nov 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDurationTrainOperated by
04:5210:145h 22m, 3 changesS-Bahn 5900, RE 4059+2ÖBB, Deutsche Bahn (DB)+1
04:5210:235h 31m, 2 changesS-Bahn 5900, RE 4059+1ÖBB, Deutsche Bahn (DB)
05:0310:295h 26m, 2 changesRegionalExpress 5052, Meridian 79014+1ÖBB, Meridian+1
06:3210:554h 23m, 2 changesRailjet 898, EC 390+1ÖBB, Deutsche Bahn (DB)
08:1711:283h 11m, directICE 228ÖBB
08:4612:544h 08m, 2 changesRailjet Xpress 160, EC 218+1ÖBB, Deutsche Bahn (DB)
08:5813:304h 32m, 2 changesWESTbahn 904, Meridian 79022+1WESTbahn, Meridian+1
09:4613:534h 07m, 1 changeRailjet Xpress 262, ICE 626ÖBB, Deutsche Bahn (DB)
10:3614:233h 47m, 1 changeICE 28, RE 4856ÖBB, Deutsche Bahn (DB)
11:3614:292h 53m, directICE 92ÖBB

Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB, ICE (Intercity Express) and Nightjet trains from Linz to Nürnberg Hbf

You can travel from Linz to Nürnberg Hbf on Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB, ICE (Intercity Express) and Nightjet 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.

ÖBB is the major railway company for Austria, subdivided into several subsidiaries, responsible for certain areas of transport, such as long distance and local transport, the operation of postal buses and the transport of goods. Railjet is ÖBB's high-speed train, which travels at speeds of up to 230 km/h and connects the main Austrian cities with Germany, Hungary, Switzerland, the Czech Republic and Italy.

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.

Nightjet is the night train service for ÖBB. These trains travel through Austria at night to neighbouring countries such as Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Poland and Croatia. Passengers can choose to travel in a seating position or in a sleeping cabin, shared or individual. Convenient for those looking to save one night at the hotel and avoid spending part of the day travelling. This train also has luxury compartments with extras for a trip in comfort.

Cheap train tickets from Linz to Nürnberg Hbf

Train tickets from Linz to Nürnberg Hbf start at €19 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €79.33.
lowest price found
2 weeksin advance
avg. single price56.75
on the day
avg. single price79.33

Ahorra comprando tus billetes con la mayor antelación posible

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Linz to Nürnberg Hbf by booking early.§

Descubre cómo encontrar billetes de tren más baratos

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Consulta (¡y obtén!) los descuentos y ofertas de tren del momento

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Utiliza tu tarjeta de descuento al comprar tus billetes de tren

Take a look at Tarjetas de descuento Renfe to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Linz to Nürnberg Hbf? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Linz to Nürnberg Hbf take?

The average journey time by train between Linz and Nürnberg Hbf is 4 hours and 1 minute, with around 18 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Linz and Nürnberg Hbf by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Linz to Nürnberg Hbf is 2 hours and 51 minutes.

How much does the train from Linz to Nürnberg Hbf cost?

Train tickets from Linz to Nürnberg Hbf can start from as little as €19 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Linz to Nürnberg Hbf?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Linz to Nürnberg Hbf without having to change trains. There are 8 direct trains from Linz to Nürnberg Hbf. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Linz to Nürnberg Hbf leave?

The first train from Linz to Nürnberg Hbf leaves at 01:03. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Linz to Nürnberg Hbf leave?

The last train from Linz to Nürnberg Hbf leaves at 22:16. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Linz and Nürnberg Hbf by train?

Trains travelling from Linz to Nürnberg Hbf cover a distance of around 268km during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Nürnberg Hbf to Linz.
Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Linz to Nürnberg Hbf for a typical week day using timetable data for 21/11/2019. 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 01/04/2019 for travel on 01/04/2019 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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