Duration 7h 37m
Distance 525.5 km
Average price SFr 120
Frequency 5/day

Trip overview

The average train between Linz and Schaffhausen takes 7h 37m and the fastest train takes 7h 27m. The train service runs several times per day from Linz to Schaffhausen. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Linz Hbf
  2. Zürich HB
  3. Schaffhausen
7h 18m
SFr 101 - SFr 156

Linz to Schaffhausen train times

Trains run five times a day between Linz and Schaffhausen. The service departs Linz at 16:46 in the afternoon, which arrives into Schaffhausen at 00:34. All services require a transfer at ZUERICH HB and take an average of 7h 37m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

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No, there is no direct train from Linz to Schaffhausen. However, there are services departing from Linz Hbf and arriving at Schaffhausen via Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 18m.

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The distance between Linz and Schaffhausen is 426 km. The road distance is 525.5 km.

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Linz to Schaffhausen train services, operated by Railjet, depart from Linz Hbf station.

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Linz to Schaffhausen train services, operated by DB ZugBus RAB GmbH, arrive at Schaffhausen station.

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