The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Linz to Vienna will cost around £ 28 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 9.
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1 h 14 m
1 h 22 m
Trains per day
Of the 63 trains that leave Linz for Vienna every day 63 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 155 km distance in an average of 1 h 22 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 14 m .
The slowest trains will take 2 h 7 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||95 miles (154 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 14 min|
|Average train ticket price||£11 (€12)|
|Train frequency||51 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 51 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Westbahn, ÖBB | Railjet, FlixTrain, ÖBB, ÖBB | ICE or ÖBB | Nightjet|
Trains from Linz to Vienna cover the 95 miles (154 km) long route taking on average 1 h 14 min with our travel partners like Westbahn, ÖBB | Railjet, FlixTrain, ÖBB, ÖBB | ICE or ÖBB | Nightjet. Normally, there are 51 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £4, but the average price of train tickets is £11. Travellers depart most frequently from Linz Hbf and arrive in Wien Westbahnhof.
You can travel by train from Linz to Vienna with ÖBB for as low as £4. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.
ÖBB is Austria's main train company and offers the following different ticket types for your next trip from Linz to Vienna by train: Standard Ticket, Comfort-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene Comfort-Ticket.
One of the best ways to travel to Vienna from Linz is by taking a train with ÖBB. Omio helps you find the ideal ÖBB train to Vienna from Linz by showing you ÖBB current train timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like luggage policy) and the best prices for this Linz to Vienna route. You can expect to travel 95 miles (154 km) between Linz and Vienna on a train with ÖBB. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains between Linz and Vienna, you can check straight away if the ÖBB ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your ÖBB train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip to Vienna from Linz!
ÖBB has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by train to Vienna from Linz:
Taking the train from Linz to Vienna is a fast and convenient way to reach the Austrian capital. Daily services between the two cities are provided by OBB Railjet, OBB Nightjet and Westbahn. There are very early morning departures provided by Nightjet, followed by Railjet and Westbahn trains throughout the day, sometimes as frequently as three trains per hour. The journey time varies slightly from 1 hour 5 minutes to just over 2 hours, and no changes will be needed en route. Trains from Linz to Vienna all leave from Linz Hauptbahnhof. However, there are two arrival points: Westbahn trains get into Wien Hütteldorf in the city's western suburbs, while OBB services all terminate at the more centrally located Hauptbahnhof.
Omio customers book a train from Linz Hbf to Wien Westbahnhof most frequently for this route.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Linz Hbf and travel around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Wien Westbahnhof and need to travel approximately 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the train station to the city centre in Vienna.
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