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There are 3 ways to get from Linz to Salzkammergut by train or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Bad Ischl Rex / ...

$22 - $31

Cheapest option

Train via Attnang-Puchheim  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Attnang-Puchheim Wb / ...
  2. Take the train from Attnang-Puchheim to Bad Ischl R / ...

$21 - $39

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Linz to Salzkammergut 73.7 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from Linz to Salzkammergut is to drive which costs 11€ - 18€ and takes 1 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Linz to Salzkammergut is to drive which costs 11€ - 18€ and takes 1 h 28 min.

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The distance between Linz and Salzkammergut is 85 km. The road distance is 118 km.

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The best way to get from Linz to Salzkammergut without a car is to train which takes 2 h 28 min and costs 19€ - 28€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to get from Linz to Salzkammergut, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Linz to Salzkammergut is 118 km. It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to drive from Linz to Salzkammergut.

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There are 828+ hotels available in Salzkammergut. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Linz to Salzkammergut.
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  • Distance: 53.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 28 min

What companies run services between Linz, Austria and Salzkammergut, Austria?

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Linz to Salzkammergut every 2 hours. Tickets cost $16 - $26 and the journey takes 1 h 42 min.

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.

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Website
oebb.at
Train from Linz Hbf to Bad Ischl
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Linz Hbf to Attnang-Puchheim
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Attnang-Puchheim to Bad Ischl
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Linz, Linz central station, Train to Attnang-Puchheim
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
flixtrain.com

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