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There are 2 ways to get from Krems to Melk by train or car

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Train  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Spittal-Millstättersee to Salzburg Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Amstetten NÖ Wb / ...

$110 - $180

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Krems to Melk 214.8 miles

$35 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Krems to Melk is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 3 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Krems to Melk is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 3 h 16 min.

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The distance between Krems and Melk is 190 km. The road distance is 343.6 km.

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The best way to get from Krems to Melk without a car is to train which takes 5 h 8 min and costs 95€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 8 min to get from Krems to Melk, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Krems to Melk is 344 km. It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to drive from Krems to Melk.

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There are 169+ hotels available in Melk. Prices start at $49 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 118.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 8 min

What companies run services between Krems, Kärnten, Austria and Melk, Lower Austria?

You can take a train from Krems to Melk via Spittal-Millstättersee, Salzburg Hbf, and Amstetten NÖ in around 5 h 8 min.

Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Spittal-Millstättersee to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Amstetten NÖ
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Salzburg, Hbf to Amstetten, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
regiojet.com

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