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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wien Westbahnhof and arriving at Linz Hbf. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 14m.More details
The distance between Vienna and Linz is 155 km. The road distance is 184.2 km.Get driving directions
Vienna to Linz train services, operated by WESTbahn Gmbh, depart from Wien Westbahnhof station.More details
Vienna to Linz train services, operated by WESTbahn Gmbh, arrive at Linz Hbf station.More details
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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.
Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).
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