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Oberhausen - Malmö Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There are 73 daily trains from Oberhausen to Malmö. Traveling by train from Oberhausen to Malmö usually takes around 12 hours, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn train can make the trip in 9 hours and 28 minutes.

Distance380 mi (611 km)
Fastest train9h 0m
Lowest price$136.87
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company
Train lines2

Which train should you take from Oberhausen to Malmö?

2 train services operate from Oberhausen, North Rhine-Westphalia to Malmo, Skåne län. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company usually has more trains scheduled, with 47 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Deutsche Bahn2611h 44m$178.68
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company4711h 56m$185.29

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Oberhausen to Malmo 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 Oberhausen to Malmö?

The distance between Oberhausen and Malmö is approximately 380 miles, or 611 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 12 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 9 hours and 28 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 Oberhausen to Malmö are the most crowded on Wednesday. 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 Wednesday 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 Oberhausen at 5:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 11:00pm. 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 Oberhausen to Malmö?

There are 73 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 Malmö to Oberhausen.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Oberhausen?

Departure stations

Because some trains make multiple stops before leaving the city, there are 5 stops and stations in Oberhausen where you can board the train.

Train stations in Oberhausen:

  • Oberhausen-Sterkrade

  • Oberhausen-Osterfeld Süd

  • Bottrop-Vonderort

  • Oberhausen Hbf

Where is the train station in Malmö?

Arrival stations

Malmö receives travelers from Oberhausen at its two active train stations.

Train stations in Malmö:

  • Triangeln station

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