There are 4 ways to get from Melk to Dürnstein by train, taxi, car or bike

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Melk to St.Pölten Hbf Rex / ...
  2. Take the train from St.Pölten Hbf to Furth-Palt R / ...

$33 - $49

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melk to Dürnstein 19.3 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Melk to Dürnstein 19.3 miles

$3 - $6

Bikeshare  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Cycle from Melk / Sparkassengasse to Dürnstein / Brandner Schiffahrt 18.4 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melk to Dürnstein is to drive which costs 3€ - 5€ and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Melk to Dürnstein is to taxi which costs 45€ - 60€ and takes 30 min.

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The distance between Melk and Dürnstein is 23 km. The road distance is 30.9 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 19 min to get from Melk to Dürnstein, including transfers.

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

You can take a train from Melk to Dürnstein via St.Pölten Hbf and Furth-Palt in around 1 h 19 min.

Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Melk to St.Pölten Hbf
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from St.Pölten Hbf to Furth-Palt
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Other operators
Bikeshare
Bike from Melk / Sparkassengasse to Dürnstein / Brandner Schiffahrt
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Melk to Dürnstein
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70

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