There are 3 ways to get from Villach to Linz by train or car

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Train via Salzburg Hbf  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Linz Hbf Wb / ...

$37 - $76

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Linz Hbf Rj

$40 - $65

Drive  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Villach to Linz 202.4 miles

$35 - $55

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Villach Hbf and arriving at Linz Hbf. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 12 min.

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The distance between Villach and Linz is 191 km. The road distance is 323.8 km.

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The best way to get from Villach to Linz without a car is to train which takes 3 h 51 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to get from Villach to Linz, including transfers.

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Villach to Linz train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Villach Hbf station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Villach to Linz is 324 km. It takes approximately 3 h 11 min to drive from Villach to Linz.

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Map of how to get from Villach to Linz.
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  • Distance: 119.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 51 min

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

You can take a train from Villach to Linz via Salzburg Hbf in around 3 h 51 min.

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 Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $45
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
Train from Villach Hbf to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
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
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
flixtrain.com

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