There are 11 ways to get from Linz to Bern by train, 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  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Zürich HB Rj
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Bern 1 / ...

$140 - $238

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Bus  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Linz to Bern 1921

$55 - $95

9 alternative options

Bus, train  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Linz to St. Gallen
  2. Take the train from St. Gallen to Bern 1

$107 - $170

Night train, train  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Take the night train from Linz Hbf to Zürich HB En / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Bern 1 / ...

$150 - $258

Drive  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Linz to Bern 428 miles

$85 - $130

Fly Linz to Basel, train  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Linz (LNZ) to Basel (BSL) LNZ - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern

$194 - $729

Train, train to Munich, fly to Basel  •  7 h 34 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 Basel (BSL) MUC - BSL
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern

$151 - $405

Train, train to Munich, fly to Zurich  •  7 h 28 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 Zurich (ZRH) MUC - ZRH
  4. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern

$178 - $475

Train to Vienna, fly to Berne  •  6 h 26 min

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

$188 - $1,161

Train to Nuremberg, fly to Zurich, train  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
  2. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Zurich (ZRH) NUE - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern

$170 - $428

Train, train to Munich, fly to Berne  •  7 h 55 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 Berne (BRN) MUC - BRN

$182 - $710

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Linz to Bern is to bus which costs 45€ - 80€ and takes 10 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Linz to Bern is to train and fly which costs 160€ - 1000€ and takes 6 h 26 min.

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The distance between Linz and Bern is 534 km. The road distance is 684.8 km.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Linz and arriving at Bern. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 10 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Linz to Bern. However, there are services departing from Linz Hbf and arriving at Bern via Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 49 min.

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What companies run services between Linz, Austria and Bern, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Linz to Bern via Zürich HB in around 7 h 49 min. Alternatively, Eurolines CH operates a bus from Linz to Bern once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $95 and the journey takes 10 h 15 min. FlixBus also services this route 5 times a week.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Linz to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Linz to Basel via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Munich to Basel
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Munich to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Munich to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Basel
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Munich to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Sky Work Airlines
Website
flyskywork.com
Flights from Vienna to Berne
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,500
Flights from Munich to Berne
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Linz to Basel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Linz Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Linz Hbf to Passau Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Linz Hbf to Flughafen Wien
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Linz Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Bern
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Bern
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Bern
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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
Train from Linz/Donau Hbf to Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Linz to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Book at
eurolines.ch
Bus from Linz to Bern
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Book at
eurolines.ch
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Linz, Linz Industriezeile to Bern
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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