There are 7 ways to get from Linz to Banja Luka by bus, car, train or plane

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Bus Globtour  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Linz Industriezeile Bushaltestelle to Zagreb Zob
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Banja Luka

$37 - $54

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Bus Bocac Tours  •  10 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Linz Industriezeile to Banja Luka

$23 - $90

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Bus FlixBus  •  12 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Linz, Linz Industriezeile to Ljubljana N160
  2. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Banja Luka Zob

Drive  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Linz to Banja Luka 368.8 miles

$65 - $100

Train to Vienna, fly to Zagreb, bus  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Flughafen Wien
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Zagreb (ZAG) VIE - ZAG
  3. Take the bus from Zagreb to Banja Luka

$138 - $471

Fly Linz to Zagreb, bus  •  10 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Linz (LNZ) to Zagreb (ZAG) LNZ - ZAG
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Banja Luka

$170 - $685

Train to Vienna, fly to Sarajevo, train  •  10 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Flughafen Wien
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Sarajevo (SJJ) VIE - SJJ
  3. Take the train from Sarajevo to Banja Luka

$159 - $322

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Linz Industriezeile and arriving at Banja Luka. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 42 min.

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The distance between Linz and Banja Luka is 451 km. The road distance is 590 km.

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The best way to get from Linz to Banja Luka without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 49 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 49 min to get from Linz to Banja Luka, including transfers.

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Linz to Banja Luka bus services, operated by Globtour, depart from Linz Industriezeile Bushaltestelle station.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Zagreb Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Linz to Banja Luka bus services, operated by Pepeks Zagreb, arrive at Banja Luka station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Linz to Banja Luka is 590 km. It takes approximately 5 h 58 min to drive from Linz to Banja Luka.

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Croatia Airlines and Austrian Airlines offer flights from Vienna Airport to Zagreb Airport.

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There are 277+ hotels available in Banja Luka. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Linz to Banja Luka.
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  • Distance: 281.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 49 min

What companies run services between Linz, Austria and Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina?

You can take a bus from Linz to Banja Luka via Zagreb Zob and Zagreb in around 7 h 49 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Linz to Zagreb via Dusseldorf, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Vienna to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $460
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Sarajevo via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Linz to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Linz to Zagreb via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Linz to Zagreb via Dusseldorf, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
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 Linz Hbf to Flughafen Wien
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Railways of Bosnia and Herzegovina (ŽFBH)
Phone
0038733657313
Email
info@zfbh.ba
Website
zfbh.ba
Train from Sarajevo to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28
Website
zfbh.ba
Bus operators
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Linz Industriezeile Bushaltestelle to Zagreb Zob
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
globtour.com
Pepeks Zagreb
Phone
098 417 140
Email
info@pepeks.hr
Website
pepeks.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
pepeks.hr
Toping Trade
Phone
+387/(0)52-751-339
Email
toping@teol.net
Website
topingtrade.com
Bus from Zagreb to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
topingtrade.com
Bus from Ljubljana to Banja Luka Zob
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
topingtrade.com
Bocac Tours
Phone
051/215-725
Email
bocact@teol.net
Website
bocactours.com
Bus from Linz Industriezeile to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
10 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $90
Schedules at
bocactours.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Linz, Linz Industriezeile to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The best way to get from Linz to Linz Airport is to train which takes 10 min and costs .

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