How to get to Bratislava from Linz

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from Linz to Bratislava

How to get to Bratislava from Linz by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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The best way to travel from Linz to Bratislava is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information from Linz to Bratislava

distanceDistance130 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or coach
priceTicket price range£17 - £27
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £17 • 2 h 27 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £17 • 2 h 27 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar or ÖBB

Travel 130 miles by train or coach from Linz to Bratislava. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are BlaBlaCar or ÖBB among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Linz to Bratislava.

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All travel companies: Train Companies from Linz to Bratislava

Travel between Linz and Bratislava on ÖBB Nightjet and ÖBB travel with Omio. When comparing timetables and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

ÖBB is the national railway company of Austria, providing a comprehensive network of services throughout the country including trains to Bratislava from Linz. It operates a wide range of trains, including InterCity Express (ICE) trains, EuroCity (EC) trains, InterCity (IC) trains, and Regional Express (REX) trains. ICE trains are the fastest, offering the most comfortable and luxurious travel experience, while EC trains are slightly slower but still offer a comfortable journey. IC trains are the most common, providing a reliable and affordable service, and REX trains are the slowest but offer the most frequent stops. ÖBB offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, return tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, and a range of food and beverage options. The most popular routes for ÖBB include Vienna to Salzburg, Vienna to Innsbruck, and Vienna to Graz.

    FAQs: Linz to Bratislava

    FAQs: Travel to Bratislava easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Linz to Bratislava.

    You can get from Linz to Bratislava 2 different ways: train or coach.

    The cheapest way to get from Linz to Bratislava is by taking a train with average ticket prices of £17 compared to other travel options to Bratislava:

    Taking a train costs £10 less than taking a coach, which costs on average £27 for the same trip.

    The fastest way to get to Bratislava from Linz is by train with an average travel time of 2 h 27 min.

    Other travel options to Bratislava take longer:

    Taking a coach requires on average 9 h of travel time.

    The distance from Linz to Bratislava is approximately 130 miles.

    The average frequency per day from Linz to Bratislava is:

    • 1 coach per day.
    • Around 23 trains per day.

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Linz and Bratislava as scheduled services by train or coach can vary by season or day of the week.

    These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Linz to Bratislava:

    • Most travellers catch their coach from Linz, Industriezeile and arrive in Bratislava, Bus Station Nivy.
    • Most travellers take a train from Linz Hbf to Bratislava hlavná stanica.

    Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Linz to Bratislava:

    • You can go to Bratislava from Linz by coach with BlaBlaCar or FlixBus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £27 with FlixBus from Linz to Bratislava on Omio.
    • You can travel from Linz to Bratislava by train with ÖBB, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB | InterCity, ÖBB Nightjet or Westbahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £17 with ÖBB from Linz to Bratislava.

    Yes, there are direct services available from Linz to Bratislava with the following travel companies:

    • Direct services by coach with.
    • Take a direct train with.

    Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Bratislava as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Bratislava from Linz.

    Many of our customers travelling from Linz to Bratislava don't make Bratislava their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Vienna, Budapest, Prague, Vienna International Airport or Schwechat, either of which you could add to your Linz and Bratislava trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Bratislava to any of these top destinations today!

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