There are 12 ways to get from Linz to Brussels by plane, train, bus or car

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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Fly from Linz  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Linz (LNZ) to Brussels (BRU) LNZ - BRU

$135 - $441

Cheapest option

Train to Salzburg, fly  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
  2. Fly from Salzburg (SZG) to Brussels (BRU) SZG - BRU

$69 - $323

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Train to Vienna, fly  •  5 h 40 min

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

$109 - $268

Train to Prague, fly  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Praha hl.n.
  2. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Brussels (BRU) PRG - BRU

$80 - $242

Train to Nuremberg, fly  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Linz/Donau Hbf to Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof
  2. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Brussels (BRU) NUE - BRU

$129 - $452

Train, train to Munich, fly  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Plattling
  2. Take the train from Plattling to Freising
  3. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Brussels (BRU) MUC - BRU

$144 - $330

Train via Würzburg Hbf  •  9 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Linz/Donau Hbf to Würzburg Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brusel Nord Ice

$202 - $303

Train Austrian Railways (ÖBB)  •  10 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Köln Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brusel Nord Ice

$191 - $277

Bus Eurolines FR  •  15 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Linz to Strasbourg
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Brussels-North

$124 - $220

Bus Eurolines DE  •  15 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Linz to Essen
  2. Take the bus from Essen to Brussels, Brussels-North station 081

$78 - $149

Drive, train  •  10 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Linz to München Ost
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf Ice
  3. Drive from Düsseldorf Hbf to Brussels

$187 - $280

Drive  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Linz to Brussels 588.2 miles

$120 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Linz to Brussels is to train and fly which costs 65€ - 210€ and takes 8 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Linz to Brussels is to train and fly which costs 55€ - 280€ and takes 5 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Linz to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Linz and arriving at Brussels-North via Strasbourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Linz to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Linz/Donau Hbf and arriving at Brusel Nord via Würzburg Hbf, Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and Köln Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 51 min.

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The distance between Linz and Brussels is 770 km. The road distance is 941.1 km.

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The best way to get from Linz to Brussels without a car is to train which takes 9 h 51 min and costs 170€ - 260€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 58 min to get from Linz to Brussels, including transfers.

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Linz to Brussels bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Linz station.

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Linz to Brussels train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Linz/Donau Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Linz to Brussels is to fly which takes 5 h 58 min and costs 110€ - 380€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 170€ - 260€ and takes 9 h 51 min, you could also bus, which costs 100€ - 190€ and takes 15 h 33 min.

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There is no direct flight from Linz Airport to Brussels Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Linz to Brussels bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Brussels-North station.

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Map of how to get from Linz to Brussels.
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  • Distance: 481 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 58 min

What companies run services between Linz, Austria and Brussels, Belgium?

Lufthansa, Turkish Airlines and two other airlines fly from Linz to Brussels hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Linz to Brussels via Würzburg Hbf, Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf, Köln Hbf, and Köln Hauptbahnhof in around 9 h 51 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Linz to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Linz to Brussels via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Salzburg to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Vienna to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Prague to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Prague to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Nuremberg to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Munich to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Flights from Munich to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Salzburg to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Vienna to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Prague to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Flights from Nuremberg to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Munich to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Linz to Brussels via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $350
Flights from Vienna to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Prague to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Nuremberg to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Prague to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Nuremberg to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $490
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Prague to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $310
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Linz to Brussels via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Salzburg to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $350
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
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 Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Linz Hbf to Flughafen Wien
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Linz Hbf to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Linz Hbf to Plattling
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Linz Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Linz, Linz central station, Train to Salzburg, Salzburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Linz Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $17
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $6
Business
$8 - $10
Premium
$13 - $17
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Linz/Donau Hbf to Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Plattling to Freising
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Linz/Donau Hbf to Würzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Würzburg Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brusel Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Linz to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Strasbourg to Brussels-North
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Linz to Essen
Ave. Duration
10 h 31 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Essen - Hauptbahnhof to Bruxelles - North
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
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 Essen to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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