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There are 10 ways to get from Linz to Toulouse by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Linz  •  9h 9m

  1. Fly from Linz (LNZ) to Toulouse (TLS) LNZ - TLS

55€ - 239€

Cheapest option

Train to Salzburg, fly  •  8h 23m

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

39€ - 176€

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Train to Vienna, fly  •  8h 18m

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

126€ - 446€

Train to Prague, fly  •  9h 29m

  1. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
  2. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Toulouse (TLS) PRG - TLS

75€ - 312€

Train to Graz, fly  •  9h 39m

  1. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Graz Hbf
  2. Fly from Graz (GRZ) to Toulouse (TLS) GRZ - TLS

191€ - 524€

Train, train to Munich, fly  •  8h 54m

  1. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Passau Hbf
  2. Take the train from Passau Hbf to Landshut(Bay)Hbf
  3. Take the train from Landshut(Bay)Hbf to Muenchen Flughafen Terminal
  4. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Toulouse (TLS) MUC - TLS

122€ - 307€

Train  •  15h 29m

  1. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Paris l'Est Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Toulouse Matabiau Tgv

279€ - 395€

Train via Geneva  •  17h 50m

  1. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Zuerich Hb Rjx / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Genève Ic1 / ...
  3. Take the train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu Ter / ...
  4. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Toulouse-Matabiau Tgv

233€ - 417€

Bus  •  22h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Linz Industriezeile to Lyon Perrache 1921
  2. Take the bus from Lyon Perrache to Toulouse N748 / ...

65€ - 92€

Drive  •  14h 10m

  1. Drive from Linz to Toulouse 1517.1 km

160€ - 250€

Linz to Toulouse by trains

The train journey time between Linz and Toulouse is around 24h 55m and covers a distance of around 1589 km. The fastest train normally takes 22h 37m. Operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), Hungarian Railways (MÁV), Railjet and others, the Linz to Toulouse train service departs from Linz Hbf and arrives in Toulouse-Matabiau. Typically 12 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
24h 55m
Fastest train time:
22h 37m
Trains per week:
12
Cheapest price:
253€
Carbon emissions:
83 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
08:46
Last train departs at:
16:46

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Linz to Toulouse train schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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International entry into France from Austria

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Conditions of entry into France from Austria

  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
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  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
  • Health declaration required
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • 7-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
This applies to arrivals from Australia, Israel, Japan, New Zealand, Singapore, South Korea and United Kingdom
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering France from Austria.

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Domestic travel is restricted

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Toulouse is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Toulouse is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Toulouse is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Austria from France.

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The most affordable way to get from Linz to Toulouse is to bus, which costs 65€ - 95€ and takes 22h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Linz to Toulouse is to train and fly which costs 120€ - 450€ and takes 8h 18m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Linz to Toulouse. However, there are services departing from Linz Industriezeile and arriving at Toulouse via Lyon Perrache. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Linz to Toulouse. However, there are services departing from Linz Hbf and arriving at Toulouse Matabiau via Muenchen Hbf, Gare de l'Est and Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 29m.

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The distance between Linz and Toulouse is 1120 km. The road distance is 1517.1 km.

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The best way to get from Linz to Toulouse without a car is to train which takes 15h 29m and costs 270€ - 400€.

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It takes approximately 9h 9m to get from Linz to Toulouse, including transfers.

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

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Linz to Toulouse train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), depart from Linz Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Linz to Toulouse is to fly which takes 9h 9m and costs 55€ - 240€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 270€ - 400€ and takes 15h 29m, you could also bus, which costs 65€ - 95€ and takes 22h 30m.

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  • Distance: 1120.1 km
  • Duration: 9h 9m

What companies run services between Linz, Austria and Toulouse, France?

Lufthansa, Air Dolomiti and four other airlines fly from Linz to Toulouse every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Linz to Toulouse via Muenchen Hbf, Paris l'Est, Gare de l'Est, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, and Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 in around 15h 29m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Linz to Toulouse via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 350€
Flights from Linz to Toulouse via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 370€
Flights from Salzburg to Toulouse via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 550€
Flights from Salzburg to Toulouse via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
110€ - 550€
Flights from Vienna to Toulouse via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 470€
Flights from Vienna to Toulouse via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 470€
Flights from Prague to Toulouse via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 410€
Flights from Prague to Toulouse via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 420€
Flights from Graz to Toulouse via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 600€
Flights from Graz to Toulouse via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 650€
Flights from Munich to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 330€
Flights from Munich to Toulouse via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 330€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Linz to Toulouse via Dusseldorf, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
80€ - 250€
Flights from Vienna to Toulouse via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 400€
Flights from Prague to Toulouse via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 240€
Flights from Graz to Toulouse via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
140€ - 440€
Flights from Munich to Toulouse via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 220€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Linz to Toulouse via Frankfurt, Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 350€
Flights from Vienna to Toulouse via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 270€
Flights from Prague to Toulouse via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 350€
Flights from Graz to Toulouse via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
140€ - 440€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Linz to Toulouse via Frankfurt, Brussels
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 240€
Flights from Vienna to Toulouse via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 440€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Salzburg to Toulouse via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
50€ - 270€
Flights from Vienna to Toulouse via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
35€ - 130€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Vienna to Toulouse via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 240€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Prague to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
30€ - 150€
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Graz to Toulouse via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
180€ - 470€
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Linz Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
21€ - 29€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Linz Hbf to Flughafen Wien
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Linz Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Linz Hbf to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Linz Hbf to Passau Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 25€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Linz Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Linz Hbf to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
6h 34m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
100€ - 140€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
WESTbahn Gmbh
Phone
+43 1 89900
Email
meinenachricht@westbahn.at
Website
westbahn.at
Train from Linz Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 14€
Website
WESTbahn Gmbh
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Linz, Hbf to Salzburg, Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 12€
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
4€ - 7€
1st Class
8€ - 12€
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Linz Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
6€ - 8€
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Linz Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 16€
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Linz Hbf to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
6h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
29€ - 34€
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Linz Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
20€ - 35€
Website
Railjet
Train from Linz Hbf to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
6h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
70€ - 110€
Website
Railjet
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Linz Hbf to Flughafen Wien
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55€ - 110€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich HB to Genève
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75€ - 140€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 75€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
140€ - 260€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Linz to Passau
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
90€ - 110€
Book at
Urlaubs-Express
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Passau Hbf to Landshut(Bay)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 26€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Landshut(Bay)Hbf to Muenchen Flughafen Terminal
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 13€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Paris l'Est
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
120€ - 170€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
120€ - 140€
1st Class
140€ - 170€
Train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Toulouse Matabiau
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
110€ - 160€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
110€ - 140€
1st Class
130€ - 160€
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
20€ - 30€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
20€ - 23€
1st Class
25€ - 30€
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Toulouse Matabiau
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
65€ - 110€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
65€ - 80€
1st Class
85€ - 110€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Linz Industriezeile to Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lyon Perrache to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
26€ - 35€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus Station to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
17€ - 21€
Website
Blablabus

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There is no direct flight from Linz Airport to Toulouse Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 40m and has one stopover.

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Linz to Toulouse bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Toulouse station.

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Linz to Toulouse train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Toulouse Matabiau station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Linz to Toulouse is 1517 km. It takes approximately 14h 10m to drive from Linz to Toulouse.

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Air France, Eurowings, Brussels Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Linz Airport to Toulouse Airport.

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Book your Linz to Toulouse bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 230+ hotels available in Toulouse. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Linz to Linz Airport is to line 601 bus which takes 23 min and costs .

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