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Linz-Hildesheim Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There are 48 daily trains from Linz to Hildesheim. Traveling by train from Linz to Hildesheim usually takes around 7 hours and 18 minutes, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn train can make the trip in 6 hours and 37 minutes.

Distance328 mi (527 km)
Fastest train6h 37m
Lowest price$180.38
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn
Train lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Linz to Hildesheim 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 Hildesheim?

The distance between Linz and Hildesheim is approximately 328 miles, or 527 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 7 hours and 18 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 6 hours and 37 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Linz to Hildesheim 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 4:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 4:00pm. 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 Hildesheim?

There are 48 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 Hildesheim to Linz. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Linz to Hildesheim for $94.66.

Which train should you take from Linz to Hildesheim?

2 train services operate from Linz, to Hildesheim, Lower Saxony. Deutsche Bahn usually has more trains scheduled, with 26 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Deutsche Bahn267h 16m$180.38
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company227h 21m$180.37

Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Linz to Hildesheim start from $95, and on average cost $180. Daily there are 26 Deutsche Bahn schedules to Hildesheim. Deutsche Bahn in Linz leaves from -Pichling and 3 other stations. And in Hildesheim trains arrive at Train Station and one other train station.

From Linz to Hildesheim train travel on Deutsche Bahn takes 7 hours and 16 minutes. If you are looking to get to Hildesheim faster, Deutsche Bahn offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 6 hours and 37 minutes.

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Linz to Hildesheim start from $95, and on average cost $180. Daily there are 22 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Hildesheim. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Linz leaves from /Donau Ebelsberg and 3 other stations. And in Hildesheim trains arrive at Hildesheim Ost,

From Linz to Hildesheim train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 7 hours and 21 minutes. If you are looking to get to Hildesheim faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 6 hours and 37 minutes.

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