By Train

Because Passau is a German border station, InterCity trains stop here, with frequent daily arrivals from such cities as Nürnberg, Munich, and Vienna. The other major rail links include Frankfurt-Nürnberg-Passau-Vienna and Nürnberg-Regensburg-Passau, with frequent connections. Trip time from Nürnberg is 2 hours; from Frankfurt, 4 1/4 to 6 hours; from Munich, 2 1/4 hours; from Regensburg, 1 1/4 hours; and from Vienna, 2 3/4 hours. For rail information and schedules, call tel. 01805/996633 or visit

By Bus

No long-distance buses serve Passau. However, buses service the outskirts of the city. For schedules (in German), call RBO (Regional Bus Ostbayern GmbH) at tel. 0851/756370 or visit

By Car

Access is by the A3 Autobahn from the north or south.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.