There are 5 ways to get from Linz to Wels by train, night train, rideshare, taxi or car
Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.
Train • 12m
$2 - $12
Rideshare • 46m
3 alternative options
Night train • 13m
$7 - $12
Taxi • 25m
$90 - $110
Drive • 25m
$3 - $6
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Linz to Wels is to rideshare which costs 2€ and takes 46m.
The quickest way to get from Linz to Wels is to train which costs 1€ - 11€ and takes 12m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Linz Hbf and arriving at Wels Hbf. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12m.
The distance between Linz and Wels is 24 km. The road distance is 33.9 km.
The best way to get from Linz to Wels without a car is to train which takes 12m and costs 1€ - 11€.
The train from Linz Hbf to Wels Hbf takes 12m including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.
Linz to Wels train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Linz Hbf station.
Linz to Wels train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Wels Hbf station.
Yes, the driving distance between Linz to Wels is 34 km. It takes approximately 25m to drive from Linz to Wels.
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What companies run services between Linz, Austria and Wels, Austria?
Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Linz to Wels every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 12m. Two other operators also service this route.
The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.
Train from Linz Hbf to Wels Hbf
A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.
Rideshare from Linz to Wels
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