There are 3 ways to get from Passau to Melk by train or car

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Train  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Passau Hbf to St.Pölten Hbf Ice

$45 - $69

Cheapest option

Train via Linz/Donau Hbf  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Passau Hauptbahnhof to Linz/Donau Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Linz, Linz central station, Train to Amstetten Wb / ...
  3. Take the train from Amstetten NÖ to Melk Rex / ...

$41 - $74

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Passau to Melk 124.8 miles

$26 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Passau to Melk is to drive which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 1 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Passau to Melk is to drive which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 1 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Passau to Melk. However, there are services departing from Passau Hbf and arriving at Melk via St.Pölten Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

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The distance between Passau and Melk is 146 km. The road distance is 199.7 km.

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The best way to get from Passau to Melk without a car is to train which takes 2 h 15 min and costs 35€ - 60€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to get from Passau to Melk, including transfers.

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Passau to Melk train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Passau Hbf station.

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Passau to Melk train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at St.Pölten Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Passau to Melk is 200 km. It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to drive from Passau to Melk.

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  • Distance: 91 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 15 min

What companies run services between Passau, Germany and Melk, Lower Austria?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Passau to Melk every 3 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h 45 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Passau Hbf to St.Pölten Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Passau Hauptbahnhof to Linz/Donau Hbf
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Linz, Linz central station, Train to Amstetten
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
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
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Linz Hbf to Amstetten NÖ
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $12
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $5
Business
$5 - $7
Premium
$9 - $12

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