Duration 1h 24m
Distance 134.6 km
Average price 21€
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Salzburg and Linz takes 1h 24m and the fastest train takes 1h 6m. The train runs at least 3 times per hour from Salzburg 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.

Train

  1. Salzburg Hbf
  2. Linz
1h 16m
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4€ - 35€

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Salzburg Hbf and arriving at Linz Hbf. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 16m.

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The distance between Salzburg and Linz is 108 km. The road distance is 134.6 km.

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

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Salzburg to Linz train services, operated by Railjet, arrive at Linz Hbf station.

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What companies run services between Salzburg and Linz?

Railjet operates a train from Salzburg to Linz every 30 minutes. Tickets cost 20€ - 35€ and the journey takes 1h 16m. Four other operators also service this route.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
20€ - 35€

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About this operator

OBB Railjet
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 14€
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 70€

About this operator

Train at Zurich station

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
21€ - 29€

About this operator

First class interior

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

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