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Linz - Regensburg Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There are 27 daily trains from Linz to Regensburg. Traveling by train from Linz to Regensburg usually takes around 3 hours and 29 minutes, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn train can make the trip in 2 hours and 41 minutes.

Distance111 mi (179 km)
Fastest train2h 41m
Lowest price$41.13
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn
Train lines2

Which train should you take from Linz to Regensburg?

2 train services operate from Linz to Regensburg. Deutsche Bahn usually has more trains scheduled, with 19 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Deutsche Bahn193h 15m$66.63
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company133h 53m$72.34
  • Deutsche Bahn

    Deutsche Bahn

    Deutsche Bahn EuroCity, or Deutsche Bahn EC, is a train service in Germany with regular service to Frankfurt, Hamburg, Zurich, Copenhagen, Berlin, Warsaw, and Munich. Deutsche Bahn Eurocity trains can be single or double-decker, but all are air conditioned.

  • Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company

    Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company

    Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Linz to Regensburg start from $41, and on average cost . Daily there are 13 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Regensburg. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Linz leaves from /Donau Ebelsberg and 2 other stations. And in Regensburg trains arrive at Regensburg-Burgweinting and one other train station.

    From Linz to Regensburg train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 3 hours and 53 minutes. If you are looking to get to Regensburg faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 41 minutes.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Linz to Regensburg 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.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the train or in stations.

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 Regensburg?

The distance between Linz and Regensburg is approximately 111 miles, or 179 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 3 hours and 29 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 41 minutes. Although it takes a couple of hours each way, it's still possible to make a round trip in a single day. Since most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, you should be able to browse the Internet or get some work done during your journey.

When are trains the most crowded?

Tuesday tends to be the busiest day of the week with travelers taking trains from Linz to Regensburg. Ticket price also tend to be more expensive on Tuesday than other days. If you are hoping to have more room on the train and even save some change check out travel options on Tuesday instead, as less people travel then and deals are more likely to be found.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Linz at 4:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 10:00pm. 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 Regensburg?

There are 27 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Regensburg to Linz.

City Information

Regensburg

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Lying in the southwest of Germany along the Danube River, Regensburg is one of the most picturesque cities in the country, thanks to its well-preserved medieval city center. Regensburg is also one of the oldest towns in Germany, founded by the Romans in 179 AD.

To experience the city's ancient history, place the Old Town at the top of your itinerary. This UNESCO World Heritage Site is home to over 1,000 monuments and relics dating to the Roman Empire, each surprisingly well-preserved. In the Middle Ages, the Old Town was a fast-growing merchant city that often received goods from China and India, and this transcontinental exchange influenced Regensburg’s culture and architecture.

In contrast to the city's extensive history, Regensburg also has a large student population. The students give the town a modern, laid-back feel, and the many contemporary bars, restaurants, cafes, and shops cater to this younger crowd and visitors alike.

Regensburg is also renowned for its coffee. Coffee-lovers will struggle to walk through the streets without landing in one of the many cafes, each offering a beverage as exciting as the last. Bring a spare bag to take home as much of the hand-crafted German coffee you can carry.

Regensburg is located close to Munich and Nuremberg's international airports. The central train station is also well-connected to the rest of the country and parts of Europe via ICE, IC, and EC trains. Bus carriers including FlixBus and Sindbad operate affordable ground travel to destinations like Prague, Krakow, and Vienna.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Linz?

Main departure station: /Donau Ebelsberg

Linz has 3 stations where passengers can board the train to Regensburg.

All train stations in Linz:

  • /Donau Ebelsberg

  • -Pichling

  • /Donau Wegscheid

Where is the train station in Regensburg?

Main arrival station: Regensburg-Burgweinting

Regensburg receives travelers from Linz at its two active train stations.

Train stations in Regensburg:

  • Regensburg-Burgweinting

  • Regensburg-Prüfening

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