There are 4 ways to get from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Linz by train, car or plane

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Train  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Flughafen Wien to Linz Hbf Rj

$29 - $50

3 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Linz 130.1 miles

$24 - $35

Fly to Salzburg, train  •  2 h 34 min

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

$100 - $344

Fly to Linz  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Linz (LNZ) VIE - LNZ

$109 - $431

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The cheapest way to get from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Linz is to drive which costs 20€ - 30€ and takes 2 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Linz is to train which costs 25€ - 40€ and takes 1 h 41 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Flughafen Wien and arriving at Linz Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 41 min.

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The distance between Vienna Airport (VIE) and Linz is 170 km. The road distance is 208.2 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Linz without a car is to train which takes 1 h 41 min and costs 25€ - 40€.

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The train from Flughafen Wien to Linz Hbf takes 1 h 41 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Vienna Airport (VIE) to Linz train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Flughafen Wien station.

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The best way to get from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Linz is to train which takes 1 h 41 min and costs 25€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 90€ - 370€ and takes 2 h 8 min.

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  • Distance: 106.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 41 min

What companies run services between Vienna Airport (VIE), Austria and Linz, Austria?

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Linz hourly. Tickets cost $29 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 41 min. Alternatively, Austrian Airlines flies from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Linz 6 times a week.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Vienna to Linz
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
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 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Salzburg, Salzburg to Linz, Linz central station, Train
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
flixtrain.com

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