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13 h 59 m
13 h 59 m
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Of the 1 trains that leave Geneva for Linz every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||407 miles (657 km)|
|Average train duration||13 h 59 min|
|Average train ticket price||$72 (€67)|
|Train companies||ÖBB, ÖBB | InterCity or Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Geneva to Linz cover the 407 miles (657 km) long trip taking on average 13 h 59 min with our travel partners like ÖBB, ÖBB | InterCity or Deutsche Bahn. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $72 (€67), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $65 (€60). Travelers depart most frequently from Genève and arrive in Linz Hbf.
ÖBB and Deutsche Bahn trains will get you between Geneva and Linz from $65 (€60). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Geneva to Linz train.
ÖBB is Austria's main train company and offers the following different ticket types for your next trip between Geneva and Linz by train: Standard Ticket, Comfort-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene Comfort-Ticket.
Enjoy a smooth and easy route between Geneva and Linz with ÖBB! As an official travel partner of ÖBB, Omio can help you search current train schedules and timetables from ÖBB, compare the best routes from Geneva to Linz as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable ÖBB Geneva to Linz train ticket available today. If you search for ÖBB tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a line at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train between Geneva and Linz on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 407 miles (657 km) journey to Linz from Geneva with ease and comfort on a train with ÖBB.
Travel between Geneva, Switzerland and Linz, Austria by train is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Austria must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 7/28/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Geneva and Linz as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Linz to Geneva is: Fully open
Reentry to Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
What are the requirements?
The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 8/3/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Geneva from Linz here.
Some of the Geneva train stations to Linz you can start your journey from include Genève and Geneva. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Linz include Linz Hbf, Linz/Donau Urfahr and Linz/Donau Wegscheid Bahnhof.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Genève and arriving in Linz Hbf.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Genève and travel around 1.2 miles (2 km) from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Linz Hbf and need to travel approximately 2 miles (3.2 km) from the train station to the city center in Linz.
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