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There are 5 ways to get from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Linz by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  1 h 57 min

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

$29 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Vienna, Hbf RegioJet / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf (Bahnsteige 1-2) to Linz Hbf Wb / ...

$6 - $52

3 alternative options

Train Flixtrain  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Flughafen Wien to Wien Meidling Rj
  2. Take the train from Vienna, Vienna Meidling to Linz, Linz central station, Train K485

$20 - $27

Drive  •  2 h 2 min

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

$24 - $35

Fly, train  •  2 h 35 min

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

$85 - $344

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Linz is to bus and train which costs 5€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 4 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 57 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 57 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 57 min and costs 25€ - 40€.

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The train from Flughafen Wien to Linz Hbf takes 1 h 57 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 quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Salzburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna Airport (VIE) to Linz is 208 km. It takes approximately 2 h 2 min to drive from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Linz.

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  • Distance: 106.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 57 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 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 57 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
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 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf (Bahnsteige 1-2) to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Flughafen Wien to Wien Meidling
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
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
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Vienna, Vienna central station, train to Linz, Linz central station, Train
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Train from Vienna, Vienna Meidling to Linz, Linz central station, Train
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
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
LEO Express
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Wien Hauptbahnhof Bstg 1-2 to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $22
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$5 - $7
Business
$11 - $12
Premium
$17 - $22
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Salzburg, Hbf to Linz, Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
regiojet.com
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. to Vienna, Hbf
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
regiojet.com

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