There are 5 ways to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Linz by plane, train, night bus or car

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Fly to Vienna, train  •  3 h 21 min

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

$100 - $364

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Night bus  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the night bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Linz, Linz Industriezeile 091

$27 - $38

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Fly to Graz, train  •  5 h 31 min

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

$132 - $493

Train  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from München Ost to Salzburg Hbf M / ...
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Linz Hbf Wb / ...

$44 - $92

Drive  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Munich Airport (MUC) to Linz 170.4 miles

$35 - $55

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No, there is no direct train from Munich Airport (MUC) to Linz. However, there are services departing from München Flughafen Terminal and arriving at Linz Hbf via München Ost and Salzburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 59 min.

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The distance between Munich Airport (MUC) and Linz is 185 km. The road distance is 272.6 km.

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The best way to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Linz without a car is to train which takes 3 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Linz, including transfers.

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Munich Airport (MUC) to Linz train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from München Ost station.

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The quickest flight from Munich Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Munich Airport (MUC) to Linz train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Linz Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Munich Airport (MUC) to Linz is 273 km. It takes approximately 2 h 27 min to drive from Munich Airport (MUC) to Linz.

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Austrian Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Munich Airport to Vienna Airport.

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Map of how to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Linz.
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  • Distance: 115.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 21 min

What companies run services between Munich Airport (MUC), Germany and Linz, Austria?

You can take a train from Munich Airport (MUC) to Linz via München Ost and Salzburg Hbf in around 3 h 59 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Munich to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Munich to Graz
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Munich to Graz via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Munich to Graz
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $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 Flughafen Wien to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Graz Hbf to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.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 München Ost to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Salzburg, Salzburg to Linz, Linz central station, Train
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
flixtrain.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
Night bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Linz, Linz Industriezeile
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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