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

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Train  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Amstetten NÖ Wb / ...
  2. Take the train from Amstetten NÖ to Melk Rex / ...

$16 - $34

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Drive  •  59 min

  1. Drive from Linz to Melk 63.7 miles

$11 - $17

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No, there is no direct train from Linz to Melk. However, there are services departing from Linz Hbf and arriving at Melk via Amstetten NÖ. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 12 min.

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The distance between Linz and Melk is 78 km. The road distance is 102 km.

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The best way to get from Linz to Melk without a car is to train which takes 1 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 12 min to get from Linz to Melk, including transfers.

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Linz to Melk train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Linz Hbf station.

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Linz to Melk train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Melk station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Linz to Melk is 102 km. It takes approximately 59 min to drive from Linz to Melk.

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Map of how to get from Linz to Melk.
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  • Distance: 48.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 12 min

What companies run services between Linz, Austria and Melk, Lower Austria?

You can take a train from Linz to Melk via Amstetten NÖ in around 1 h 12 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 Linz Hbf to Amstetten NÖ
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Amstetten NÖ to Melk
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Linz, Linz central station, Train to Amstetten
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
flixtrain.com

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