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There are 14 ways to get from London to Linz by plane, train, car, car train, bus or car ferry

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 London Heathrow to Salzburg, train  •  5h 48m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Salzburg (SZG) LHR - SZG
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Linz Hbf

$122 - $492

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Bus RegioJet  •  24h 25m

  1. Take the bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Prague, Wilsonova RegioJet
  2. Take the bus from Prague, Prague Main station to Linz, Linz Wissensturm 197

$56 - $76

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Fly London City to Linz  •  7h 29m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Linz (LNZ) LCY - LNZ

$149 - $1,114

Fly London Gatwick to Salzburg, train  •  5h 57m

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Salzburg (SZG) LGW - SZG
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Linz Hbf

$76 - $620

Fly London Stansted to Salzburg, train  •  6h 14m

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Salzburg (SZG) STN - SZG
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Linz Hbf

$75 - $380

Fly London Heathrow to Vienna, train  •  6h 50m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Vienna (VIE) LHR - VIE
  2. Take the train from Flughafen Wien to Linz Hbf

$126 - $312

Fly London Heathrow to Munich, train  •  8h 31m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Munich (MUC) LHR - MUC
  2. Take the train from Freising to Plattling
  3. Take the train from Plattling to Linz Hbf

$148 - $417

Fly London City to Prague, train  •  10h 4m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Prague (PRG) LCY - PRG
  2. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Linz Hbf

$130 - $458

Fly London Heathrow to Prague, train  •  10h 2m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Prague (PRG) LHR - PRG
  2. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Linz Hbf

$118 - $280

Train  •  12h 43m

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from München Hbf to Linz Hbf Rj

$281 - $554

Train via Köln Hbf  •  13h 22m

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  2. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Linz Hbf Ice

$253 - $475

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  14h 39m

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Est to München Hbf Tgv
  5. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...
  6. Drive from Salzburg Hbf to Linz

$448 - $523

Bus Eurolines CZ  •  21h 45m

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Linz

$91 - $132

Drive, car ferry  •  12h 29m

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Linz

$191 - $290

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Linz is to bus which costs £40 - £60 and takes 24h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from London to Linz is to fly and train which costs £90 - £380 and takes 5h 48m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Linz. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Linz via Frankfurt. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Linz. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at Linz Hbf via Brussels Midi-Zuid and Köln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 22m.

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The distance between London and Linz is 681 miles.

The best way to get from London to Linz without a car is to train which takes 12h 43m and costs £210 - £430.

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It takes approximately 5h 48m to get from London to Linz, including transfers.

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London to Linz bus services, operated by Eurolines CZ, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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London to Linz train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St. Pancras International station.

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The best way to get from London to Linz is to fly which takes 7h 29m and costs £110 - £900. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £210 - £430 and takes 12h 43m, you could also bus, which costs £70 - £110 and takes 21h 45m.

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Map of how to get from London to Linz.
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  • Distance: 681 miles
  • Duration: 5h 48m

What companies run services between London, England and Linz, Austria?

Lufthansa, British Airways and two other airlines fly from London to Linz every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from London to Linz via Paris Nord Eurostar, Gare du Nord, Gare de l'Est, Paris Est, Stuttgart Hbf, and München Hbf in around 12h 43m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from London City to Linz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from London City to Linz via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from London Heathrow to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from London Heathrow to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from London City to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from London Heathrow to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $3,800
Flights from London Gatwick to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $1,400
Flights from London Heathrow to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from London Heathrow to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from London City to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from London Heathrow to Prague
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Salzburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from London Heathrow to Vienna via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from London City to Prague via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Prague via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Salzburg via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Salzburg via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from London Stansted to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $1,100
Flights from London Stansted to Salzburg via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $1,100
Flights from London Heathrow to Vienna via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from London City to Linz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from London City to Linz via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from London Heathrow to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from London Heathrow to Prague via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Salzburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from London City to Linz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $370
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $490
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Vienna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Prague via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from London Stansted to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London City to Prague via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Prague via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
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 Salzburg Hbf to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Train from Flughafen Wien to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Salzburg, Salzburg to Linz, Linz central station, Train
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Salzburg, Hbf to Linz, Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
regiojet.com
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 Freising to Plattling
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Plattling to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 31m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
cd.cz
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$75 - $240
Premier
$180 - $280
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Paris Est to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 34m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $180
1st Class
$210 - $310
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
elines.cz
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt to Linz
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
eurolines.de
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Prague, Wilsonova
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
regiojet.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague, Prague Main station to Linz, Linz Wissensturm
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Salzburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h.

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London to Linz bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, arrive at Linz station.

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Linz is 1h ahead of London. It is currently 6:38 PM in London and 7:38 PM in Linz.

London to Linz train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Linz Hbf station.

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British Airways, KLM, Transavia Holland and four other airlines offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Salzburg Airport.

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There are 166+ hotels available in Linz. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 14m and costs £20 - £29.

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