There are 9 ways to get from Bologna to Linz by train, bus, night bus, night train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  9 h

  1. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Innsbruck Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Linz Hbf Rj

$71 - $131

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Take the night bus from Bologna, Bologna to Linz, Linz Industriezeile N538

$40 - $70

7 alternative options

Bus  •  10 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße N537
  2. Take the bus from Innsbruck to Linz

$52 - $74

Train, night train  •  10 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia Mestre Fr / ...
  2. Take the night train from Venezia Mestre to Linz Hbf Nj

$71 - $126

Night bus, night train  •  11 h 58 min

  1. Take the night bus from Bologna *Int_UDINE* to Pordenone Marinobus
  2. Take the night train from Pordenone to Linz Hbf Nj

$67 - $107

Drive  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Bologna to Linz 450.8 miles

$100 - $160

Fly to Linz  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Linz (LNZ) BLQ - LNZ

$126 - $562

Fly to Vienna, train  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Vienna (VIE) BLQ - VIE
  2. Take the train from Flughafen Wien to Linz Hbf

$115 - $373

Fly to Munich, train  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Munich (MUC) BLQ - MUC
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Linz Hbf

$109 - $326

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bologna to Linz is to night bus which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 9 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bologna to Linz is to fly and train which costs 95€ - 330€ and takes 5 h 55 min.

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The distance between Bologna and Linz is 480 km. The road distance is 721.4 km.

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It takes approximately 9 h to get from Bologna to Linz, including transfers.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Bologna, Bologna and arriving at Linz, Linz Industriezeile. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bologna to Linz. However, there are services departing from Bologna Centrale and arriving at Linz Hbf via Innsbruck Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h.

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What companies run services between Bologna, Italy and Linz, Austria?

You can take a train from Bologna to Linz via Innsbruck Hbf in around 9 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bologna to Linz via Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße and Innsbruck in around 10 h 36 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bologna to Linz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Bologna to Linz via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Bologna to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $270
Flights from Bologna to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $400
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bologna to Linz via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Bologna to Linz via Vienna, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Bologna to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Bologna to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $400
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Night train from Venezia Mestre to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
8 h 44 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Night train from Pordenone to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Flughafen Wien to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
italotreno.it
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bologna, Bologna to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Bologna, Bologna to Linz, Linz Industriezeile
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Innsbruck to Linz
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Book at
eurolines.ch
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Night bus from Bologna *Int_UDINE* to Pordenone
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
marinobus.it

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