There are 10 ways to get from Linz to Banja Luka by bus, train, night bus, 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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Bus  •  7 h 25 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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Train, bus  •  11 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Graz Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Graz Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. Ec
  3. Take the bus from Zagreb to Banja Luka

$66 - $103

Train, bus via Wien Meidling  •  14 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Wien Meidling Wb / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Meidling to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. Ec
  3. Take the train from Zagreb to Okučani En
  4. Take the bus from Okucani to Banja Luka

Night bus, bus  •  15 h 44 min

  1. Take the night bus from Linz, Linz Industriezeile to Ljubljana
  2. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Prijedor
  3. Take the bus from Prijedor to Banja Luka

$73 - $91

Drive  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Linz to Banja Luka 368.8 miles

$65 - $100

Train to Vienna, fly to Zagreb, bus  •  7 h 55 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

$139 - $471

Fly Linz to Zagreb, bus  •  9 h 56 min

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

$115 - $474

Fly Linz to Sarajevo, train  •  14 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Linz (LNZ) to Sarajevo (SJJ) LNZ - SJJ
  2. Take the train from Sarajevo to Banja Luka

$302 - $507

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

$161 - $324

Train, train to Munich, fly to Zagreb, bus  •  11 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Passau Hbf
  2. Take the train from Passau Hbf to Freising
  3. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Zagreb (ZAG) MUC - ZAG
  4. Take the bus from Zagreb to Banja Luka

$162 - $600

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Linz to Banja Luka is to bus which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 7 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Linz to Banja Luka is to drive which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 5 h 58 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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It takes approximately 7 h 25 min to get from Linz to Banja Luka, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Linz to Banja Luka. However, there are services departing from Linz Industriezeile Bushaltestelle and arriving at Banja Luka via Zagreb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 25 min.

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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 25 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 Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from Linz to Zagreb via Dusseldorf, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Linz to Sarajevo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$590 - $640
Flights from Linz to Sarajevo via Dusseldorf, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$590 - $640
Flights from Linz to Sarajevo via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$590 - $640
Flights from Vienna to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $460
Flights from Munich to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
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
Flights from Munich to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
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 Sarajevo via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $550
Flights from Munich to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Linz to Sarajevo via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Linz Hbf to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Graz Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Linz Hbf to Wien Meidling
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Meidling to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Linz Hbf to Flughafen Wien
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Linz Hbf to Passau Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Linz, Linz Hbf to Vienna, Vienna Meidling
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
flixtrain.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
$29
Website
zfbh.ba
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Linz/Donau Hbf to Passau Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Passau Hbf to Freising
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
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
$27 - $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
3 times a day
Schedules at
pepeks.hr
Bus from Okucani to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
pepeks.hr
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Linz, Linz Industriezeile to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Tourist Company
Phone
066 890 490
Email
tourist@teol.net
Website
touristcompany.ba
Bus from Ljubljana to Prijedor
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$48
Schedules at
touristcompany.ba
Biss-Tours
Phone
032 245 451
Email
info@biss-tours.ba
Website
biss-tours.ba
Bus from Prijedor to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
biss-tours.ba

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