There are 5 ways to get from Linz to Prague by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Linz, Linz Industriezeile to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc N160 / ...

$9 - $24

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Train  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Praha hl.n. Ex

$25 - $40

Drive  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Linz to Prague 154.5 miles

$28 - $45

Train to Vienna, fly  •  4 h 3 min

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

$122 - $329

Fly from Linz  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Linz (LNZ) to Prague (PRG) LNZ - PRG

$68 - $292

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The cheapest way to get from Linz to Prague is to bus which costs 8€ - 20€ and takes 3 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Linz to Prague is to drive which costs 24€ - 35€ and takes 3 h 3 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Linz, Linz Industriezeile and arriving at Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Linz Hbf and arriving at Praha hl.n.. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 5 min.

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The distance between Linz and Prague is 198 km. The road distance is 247.2 km.

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The best way to get from Linz to Prague without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 45 min and costs 8€ - 20€.

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The bus from Linz, Linz Industriezeile to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc takes 3 h 45 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Linz to Prague bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Linz, Linz Industriezeile station.

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

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The best way to get from Linz to Prague is to bus which takes 3 h 45 min and costs 8€ - 20€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 4 h 5 min, you could also fly, which costs 55€ - 250€ and takes 6 h 55 min.

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

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Linz to Prague bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc station.

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Map of how to get from Linz to Prague.
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  • Distance: 124 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 45 min

What companies run services between Linz, Austria and Prague, Czech Republic?

FlixBus operates a bus from Linz to Prague once daily. Tickets cost $14 - $24 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min. Leo Express s.r.o. also services this route 4 times a week. Alternatively, Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Linz to Prague every 4 hours. Tickets cost $25 - $40 and the journey takes 4 h 5 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Prague
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Linz to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Linz to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Linz to Prague via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Linz to Prague via Dusseldorf, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Vienna to Prague
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Linz to Prague via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Linz to Prague via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
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 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 Flughafen Wien
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
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 Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Linz Industriezeile to Praha hl. n.
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$9 - $12

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