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Duration 2 days 0h
Distance 1321.1 km
Average price $140
Frequency 5/week

Trip overview

The train between Linz and Ruse takes 2 days 0h. The train runs, on average, 5 times per week from Linz to Ruse. 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. Linz Hbf
  2. Budapest-Keleti
  3. Videle
  4. Ruse
22h 38m
$88 - $190

Linz to Ruse train times

Trains run five times a week between Linz and Ruse. The service departs Linz at 12:16 in the afternoon, which arrives into Ruse at 13:45. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2 days 0h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Linz to Ruse. However, there are services departing from Linz Hbf and arriving at Ruse via Budapest-Keleti and Videle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22h 38m.

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The distance between Linz and Ruse is 1026 km. The road distance is 1321.1 km.

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Linz to Ruse train services, operated by Railjet, depart from Linz Hbf station.

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Linz to Ruse train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), arrive at Ruse station.

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Ruse is 1h ahead of Linz. It is currently 8:52 PM in Linz and 9:52 PM in Ruse.

There are 11+ hotels available in Ruse. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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