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There are 6 ways to get from Innsbruck to Linz by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h

  1. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Linz Hbf Rj

$40 - $70

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Bus  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Innsbruck to Linz

$28 - $35

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Train, drive  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Rj
  2. Drive from Salzburg Hbf to Linz

$43 - $66

Drive  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Innsbruck to Linz 196.8 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Vienna, train  •  3 h 26 min

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

$141 - $405

Fly to Linz  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Innsbruck (INN) to Linz (LNZ) INN - LNZ

$192 - $779

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Innsbruck to Linz is to bus which costs 25€ - 30€ and takes 3 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Innsbruck to Linz is to train which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 3 h.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Innsbruck and arriving at Linz. Services depart twice a week, and operate Tuesday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Innsbruck Hbf and arriving at Linz Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h.

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The distance between Innsbruck and Linz is 245 km. The road distance is 314.8 km.

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The best way to get from Innsbruck to Linz without a car is to train which takes 3 h and costs 35€ - 60€.

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The train from Innsbruck Hbf to Linz Hbf takes 3 h including transfers and departs hourly.

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Innsbruck to Linz bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, depart from Innsbruck station.

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Innsbruck to Linz train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Innsbruck Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Innsbruck to Linz is to train which takes 3 h and costs 35€ - 60€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 25€ - 30€ and takes 3 h 15 min, you could also fly, which costs 160€ - 700€ and takes 4 h 43 min.

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Map of how to get from Innsbruck to Linz.
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  • Distance: 153.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h

What companies run services between Innsbruck, Austria and Linz, Austria?

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Innsbruck to Linz hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $70 and the journey takes 3 h. Alternatively, Eurolines CH operates a bus from Innsbruck to Linz twice a week. Tickets cost $28 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Innsbruck to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Innsbruck to Linz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Innsbruck to Linz via Vienna, Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Innsbruck to Linz via Vienna, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Innsbruck to Linz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Innsbruck to Linz via Frankfurt, Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

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.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Flughafen Wien to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
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

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The quickest flight from Innsbruck Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Innsbruck to Linz bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, arrive at Linz station.

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Innsbruck to Linz train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Linz Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Innsbruck to Linz is 315 km. It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to drive from Innsbruck to Linz.

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Austrian Airlines offers flights from Innsbruck Airport to Vienna Airport.

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There are 159+ hotels available in Linz. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Innsbruck to Innsbruck Airport is to taxi which takes 4 min and costs 14€ - 18€.

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