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Duration 11h 37m
Distance 1002.7 km
Average price 170€
Frequency 4/day

Trip overview

The average train between Ghent and Linz takes 11h 37m and the fastest train takes 9h 38m. The train service runs several times per day from Ghent to Linz. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters
  2. Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  3. Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  4. Linz
10h 37m
142€ - 240€

Ghent to Linz train times

Trains run four times a day between Ghent and Linz. The earliest departure is at 11:38 in the morning, and the last departure from Ghent is at 17:36 which arrives into Linz at 11:24. All services require a transfer, and take on average 11h 37m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Ghent to Linz. However, there are services departing from Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters and arriving at Linz Hbf via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 37m.

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The distance between Ghent and Linz is 818 km. The road distance is 1002.7 km.

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Ghent to Linz train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters station.

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Ghent to Linz train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Linz Hbf station.

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