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There are 3 ways to get from Linz to Pfarrkirchen by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 46m

  1. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Passau Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Passau Hbf to Pfarrkirchen Rb / ...

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Bus  •  4h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Linz Industriezeile to Passau Hbf N881
  2. Take the bus from Passau Hbf to Pfarrkirchen, Busbahnhof 6209

Drive  •  1h 25m

  1. Drive from Linz to Pfarrkirchen 137.6 km

Linz to Pfarrkirchen by train

The train journey time between Linz and Pfarrkirchen is around 3h 16m and covers a distance of around 167 km. This includes an average layover time of around 38 min. The fastest train normally takes 2h 45m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Österreichische Bundesbahnen, ÖBB Intercity and others, the Linz to Pfarrkirchen train service departs from Linz Hbf and arrives in Pfarrkirchen. Typically 108 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
2h 38m
Layover time:
38 min
Total time:
3h 16m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
2h 45m
Train distance:
167 km
Trains per week:
108
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
8 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
04:52
Last train departs at:
21:36

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Linz to Pfarrkirchen train schedules

Trains departing Monday, September 20, 2021

Austria → Germany
Partially open

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International entry into Germany from Austria

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Germany, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Cyprus, Egypt, Hong Kong, India, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Kuwait, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Paraguay, Qatar, Russia, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Taiwan, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside Germany with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Germany from Austria

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from Austria
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Albania, Andorra, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Colombia, Cyprus, Egypt, France, Guatemala, India, Israel, Japan, Netherlands, Palestine, Paraguay, Russia, Serbia, South Africa, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Turkey, United Kingdom and United States
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Albania, Andorra, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Colombia, Cyprus, Egypt, France, Guatemala, India, Israel, Japan, Netherlands, Palestine, Paraguay, Russia, Serbia, South Africa, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Turkey, United Kingdom and United States
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
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  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
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  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from Albania, Andorra, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Colombia, Cyprus, Egypt, France, Guatemala, India, Israel, Japan, Netherlands, Palestine, Paraguay, Russia, Serbia, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Turkey, United Kingdom and United States
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Germany

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Austria

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Germany from Austria.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Pfarrkirchen is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Pfarrkirchen is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Pfarrkirchen is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Austria from Germany.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 15 Sep 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Robert Koch Institute.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Linz to Pfarrkirchen is to drive which costs €15 - €23 and takes 1h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Linz to Pfarrkirchen is to drive which costs €15 - €23 and takes 1h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Linz to Pfarrkirchen. However, there are services departing from Linz Industriezeile and arriving at Pfarrkirchen, Busbahnhof via Passau Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Linz to Pfarrkirchen. However, there are services departing from Linz Hbf and arriving at Pfarrkirchen via Passau Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 46m.

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It is 100 km from Linz to Pfarrkirchen. It is approximately 137.6 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Linz to Pfarrkirchen without a car is to train which takes 2h 46m and costs €28 - €130.

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It takes approximately 2h 46m to get from Linz to Pfarrkirchen, including transfers.

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Linz to Pfarrkirchen bus services, operated by FlixBus-de, depart from Linz Industriezeile station.

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Linz to Pfarrkirchen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Linz Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Linz to Pfarrkirchen is to train which takes 2h 46m and costs €28 - €130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4h 25m.

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Map of how to get from Linz to Pfarrkirchen.
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  • Distance: 100.5 km
  • Duration: 2h 46m

What companies run services between Linz, Austria and Pfarrkirchen, Germany?

You can take a train from Linz to Pfarrkirchen via Passau Hbf in around 2h 46m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Linz to Pfarrkirchen via Passau Hbf in around 4h 25m.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Linz Hbf to Passau Hbf
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Österreichische Bundesbahnen
Website
delfi.de
Train from Linz Hbf to Passau Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Linz Hbf to Passau Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€22 - €35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Linz Hbf to Passau Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€18 - €25
Website
Austrian Railways
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Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Linz to Passau
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€90 - €110
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Urlaubs-Express
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Passau Hbf to Pfarrkirchen
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
DB RegioNetz Verkehrs GmbH Südostbayernbahn
Website
delfi.de
Train from Passau Hbf to Pfarrkirchen
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Bus operators
FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Linz Industriezeile to Passau Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
flixbus.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Linz Industriezeile to Passau central train station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
Regionalverkehr Oberbayern GmbH
Phone
+49 89 55164-0
Email
auskunft@rvo-bus.de
Website
dbregiobus-bayern.de
Bus from Passau Hbf to Pfarrkirchen, Busbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
Regionalverkehr Oberbayern GmbH

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Linz to Pfarrkirchen bus services, operated by Regionalverkehr Oberbayern GmbH, arrive at Pfarrkirchen, Busbahnhof station.

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Linz to Pfarrkirchen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Pfarrkirchen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Linz to Pfarrkirchen is 138 km. It takes approximately 1h 25m to drive from Linz to Pfarrkirchen.

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