There are 3 ways to get from Prague to Linz by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Prague Main station to Linz, Linz Industriezeile N467 / ...

$9 - $24

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 6 min

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

$25 - $40

Drive  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Prague to Linz 153.9 miles

$28 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Prague to Linz is to bus which costs 200 Kč - 550 Kč and takes 3 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Linz is to drive which costs 600 Kč - 900 Kč and takes 3 h 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Prague, Prague Main station station and arriving at Linz, Linz Industriezeile. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Praha hl.n. and arriving at Linz Hbf. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 6 min.

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The distance between Prague and Linz is 198 km. The road distance is 246.2 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Linz without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 30 min and costs 200 Kč - 550 Kč.

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The bus from Prague, Prague Main station to Linz, Linz Industriezeile takes 3 h 30 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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

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Prague to Linz train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Praha hl.n. station.

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The best way to get from Prague to Linz is to bus which takes 3 h 30 min and costs 200 Kč - 550 Kč. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 550 Kč - 850 Kč and takes 4 h 6 min.

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

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Prague to Linz train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), arrive at Linz Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Prague to Linz.
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  • Distance: 124 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 30 min

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Prague to Linz 5 times a week. Tickets cost $14 - $24 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min. Leo Express s.r.o. also services this route 4 times a week. Alternatively, Czech Railways (ČD) operates a train from Prague to Linz every 4 hours. Tickets cost $25 - $40 and the journey takes 4 h 6 min.

Train operators
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
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
cd.cz
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.

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 Industriezeile
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
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 Praha hl. n. to Linz Industriezeile
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$9 - $12

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