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Train Information from Vienna to Linz

distanceDistance95 miles (154 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 14 min
priceAverage train ticket price£9 (€10)
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 50 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersWestbahn, ÖBB | Railjet, FlixTrain, ÖBB, ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB | Nightjet or ÖBB | InterCity

Trains from Vienna to Linz cover the 95 miles (154 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 14 min with our travel partners like Westbahn, ÖBB | Railjet, FlixTrain, ÖBB, ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB | Nightjet or ÖBB | InterCity. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £9, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £8. Travellers depart most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in Linz Hbf.

Train companies

ÖBB between Vienna and Linz

ÖBB trains will get you between Vienna and Linz from £8. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

ÖBB

ÖBB is Austria's main train company and offers the following different ticket types for your next trip between Vienna and Linz by train: Standard Ticket, Comfort-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene Comfort-Ticket.

If you’re looking for a smooth and easy train between Vienna and Linz, check Omio for ÖBB trains offering this trip. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to take for this 95 miles (154 km) route from Vienna to Linz, Omio makes it easier than ever to find ÖBB trains at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book train tickets online. Check the current ÖBB train timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Vienna to Linz as well as relevant ticket information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and book your ÖBB train on Omio. If you search for trains from Vienna to Linz in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the ÖBB tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when travelling. With prices for ÖBB trains between Vienna and Linz starting at £9, buy your official ÖBB tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!

  • Average Price: £9

ÖBB 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train from Vienna to Linz are the following:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • ÖBB has granted goodwill arrangements for tickets bought until March 15, 2020.
    • National ÖBB: Tickets valid until June 1, 2020, can be refunded as a voucher
    • International ÖBB: Ticket refunds depend on the current entry regulations set by the government of the destination country
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Trains from Vienna to Linz: Journey Details

The first train from Vienna to Linz departs at 6:30 a.m. and arrives at 7:45 a.m. Services run three times an hour, at thirty, thirty-eight, and fifty-six minutes past up until the last two services at 10:12 p.m. and 11:08 p.m. The weekend schedule is similar, although a few services are omitted from the schedule. All services are run by Deutsche Bahn and, although most are direct, some have one or two changes.

Taking the Train from Vienna

Trains from Vienna to Linz run from Wien Westbahnhof station. The station is located in the Rudolfsheim-Fünfhaus district on the inner-city ring road. It is easily accessible by foot from the city centre and will take no longer than five minutes to reach by following Mariahilfer Street north for a few hundred metres. Alternatively, there is a subway service that operates every five minutes from Wien Thaliastraße in the city centre that takes around two to three minutes to reach the station.

Getting into Linz by Train

as a cultural hub, Linz was, in fact, the official European Capital of Culture in 2009. Be sure to check out the brilliant festivals, particularly the Bruckner Festiva or the Ars Electronica Festival if you're there over the summer. Trains from Vienna to Linz arrive at Linz Hauptbahnhof station, which is in Bahnhofplatz, a plaza situated near the southern edge of the city centre. The distance to the heart of the city centre is walkable, however tram services 1 and 2 run direct from the station to the city centre every ten minutes or so and should take no longer than ten minutes to reach the destination. Services run from as early as 4:08 a.m. to as late as 12:45 a.m.

Travel Tips

Trains from Vienna to Linz
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FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train from Vienna to Linz?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Vienna to Linz for the next 7 days starting from £8  one way.
What is the average price of train tickets from Vienna to Linz?
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Vienna to Linz train to cost on average £9  one way.
What is the distance by train from Vienna to Linz?
The Vienna to Linz train distance is approximately 95 miles (154 km).
How many hours does it take from Vienna to Linz by train?
While the time it takes to travel 95 miles (154 km) to Linz from Vienna can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Vienna to Linz is on average 1 h 14 min.
Which train station from Vienna to Linz do I depart from? Which Linz train station from Vienna do I arrive in?

Omio customers book a train from Wien Westbahnhof   to Linz Hbf   most frequently for this route.

Where do I find the Vienna train station to Linz? Where is the Linz train station?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Wien Westbahnhof, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city centre of Vienna. The most popular arrival train station in Linz, called Linz Hbf, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city centre.

Which train companies can get me from Vienna to Linz?
For the journey from Vienna to Linz you can take a train with Westbahn, ÖBB | Railjet, FlixTrain, ÖBB, ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB | Nightjet or ÖBB | InterCity. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Vienna and Linz on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Is there a direct train between Vienna and Linz?
Yes, there are 50 direct trains a day between Vienna and Linz. If you’re looking for a direct train from Vienna to Linz, consider travelling with Westbahn or FlixTrain. Non-stop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
How many train services per day are there from Vienna to Linz?
The average number of trains departing Vienna for Linz is 50 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What are the first and last departure train times from Vienna to Linz?
The earliest train departing from Vienna to Linz leaves at 04: 42. The last train departing from Vienna to Linz leaves at 19: 42. You can find the latest Vienna to Linz train timetable on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How early should I book Vienna to Linz train tickets to get the best deals?
If you book Vienna to Linz train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £9. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Vienna and Linz. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Vienna
Linz
The major railway station for departures from Vienna is Wien Westbahnhof. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Wien Westbahnhof for your trip between Vienna and Linz.