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There are 70 daily trains from Linz to Nuremberg. Traveling by train from Linz to Nuremberg usually takes around 3 hours and 49 minutes, but the fastest DB Intercity-Express train can make the trip in 2 hours and 53 minutes.
|Distance||166 mi (267 km)|
|Fastest train||2h 53m|
|Trains per day||8|
|Most frequent service||Deutsche Bahn|
Which train should you take from Linz to Nuremberg?
There are 5 train lines with service from Linz, to Nuremberg, Bavaria. Deutsche Bahn is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 47 trains each day.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|DB Intercity||1||3h 28m||$38.43|
|DB Intercity-Express||7||2h 56m||$40.79|
|Deutsche Bahn||47||3h 41m||$46.62|
|Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company||14||4h 36m||$42.56|
|Non-federally owned railway company||1||5h 58m||$38.43|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Linz to Nuremberg during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
How long is the train journey from Linz to Nuremberg?
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Linz to Nuremberg are the most crowded on Friday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Friday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs Linz at 1:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 8:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
Is there a direct train from Linz to Nuremberg?
There are 70 scheduled trains on most days. 8 of these are direct connections to Nuremberg. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.
Where is the train station in Linz?
Because some trains make multiple stops before leaving the city, there are 6 stops and stations in Linz where you can board the train.
Train stations in Linz:
Where is the train station in Nuremberg?
Nuremberg has one train station.
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