There are 3 ways to get from Vienna to Linz by train, rideshare or car
Questions & Answers
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Vienna, Vienna Europaplatz and arriving at Linz, Linz central station, Train station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 13 min.
The distance between Vienna and Linz is 155 km. The road distance is 184.6 km.
The best way to get from Vienna to Linz without a car is to train which takes 1 h 13 min and costs .
The train from Vienna, Vienna Europaplatz to Linz, Linz central station, Train takes 1 h 13 min including transfers and departs hourly.
Vienna to Linz train services, operated by Flixtrain, depart from Vienna, Vienna Europaplatz station.
Vienna to Linz train services, operated by Flixtrain, arrive at Linz, Linz central station, Train.
Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Linz is 185 km. It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to drive from Vienna to Linz.
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There are 161+ hotels available in Linz. Prices start at $61 USD per night.
Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Vienna and Linz. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.
What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Linz, Austria?
Flixtrain operates a train from Vienna to Linz hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $16 and the journey takes 1 h 13 min. Two other operators also service this route.
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.
Train from Wien Westbahnhof to Linz Hbf
A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.
Rideshare from Vienna to Linz
- Ave. Duration
- 2 h 32 min
- Estimated price
- $9 - $12
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