There are 4 ways to get from Vienna to Linz by train, night train, rideshare or car

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Train  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf (Bahnsteige 1-2) to Linz Hbf Wb / ...

$27 - $65

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Vienna to Linz 115 miles

$9 - $12

2 alternative options

Night train  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the night train from Wien Hbf to Linz Hbf En / ...

$27 - $45

Drive  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Linz 115.4 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Linz is to rideshare which costs 8€ - 10€ and takes 2 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Linz is to train which costs 23€ - 55€ and takes 1 h 20 min.

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The distance between Vienna and Linz is 155 km. The road distance is 184.6 km.

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The train from Wien Hbf (Bahnsteige 1-2) to Linz Hbf takes 1 h 20 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wien Hbf (Bahnsteige 1-2) and arriving at Linz Hbf. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

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What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Linz, Austria?

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Vienna to Linz every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $27 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf (Bahnsteige 1-2) to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Night train from Wien Hbf to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Vienna, Vienna Europaplatz to Linz, Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Wien to Linz/Donau Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Vienna to Linz
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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