Cheap train tickets from Munich to Linz

Showing times and prices for Jan 25

Cheapest

$54

Average

$58

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 Munich to Linz will cost around $ 58 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 54.

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12:17PMMunich Hbf2h57 03:14PMLinz Hbf
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Train schedule from Munich to Linz

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06:04AMMunich Hbf3h19 09:23AMLinz Hbf
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06:22AMMunich Hbf2h52 09:14AMLinz Hbf
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07:23AMMunich Hbf2h51 10:14AMLinz Hbf
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08:17AMMunich Hbf2h57 11:14AMLinz Hbf
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09:29AMMunich Hbf2h45 12:14PMLinz Hbf
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10:17AMMunich Hbf2h57 01:14PMLinz Hbf
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11:29AMMunich Hbf2h45 02:14PMLinz Hbf
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12:17PMMunich Hbf2h57 03:14PMLinz Hbf
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01:29PMMunich Hbf2h45 04:14PMLinz Hbf
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02:17PMMunich Hbf2h57 05:14PMLinz Hbf
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03:29PMMunich Hbf2h45 06:14PMLinz Hbf
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04:17PMMunich Hbf2h57 07:14PMLinz Hbf
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05:30PMMunich Hbf2h44 08:14PMLinz Hbf
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06:17PMMunich Hbf2h57 09:14PMLinz Hbf
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07:17PMMunich Hbf2h57 10:14PMLinz Hbf
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08:17PMMunich Hbf3h12 11:29PMLinz Hbf
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$22ÖBB | S-Bahn
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Fastest train times from Munich to Linz

Showing times and prices for Jan 25

Fastest Journey

2 h 44 m

Average

2 h 54 m

Trains per day

16

Distance

202 km

Of the 16 trains that leave Munich for Linz every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 202 km distance in an average of 2 h 54 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 44 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 19 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.

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05:30PMMunich Hbf2h44 08:14PMLinz Hbf
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09:29AMMunich Hbf2h45 12:14PMLinz Hbf
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11:29AMMunich Hbf2h45 02:14PMLinz Hbf
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01:29PMMunich Hbf2h45 04:14PMLinz Hbf
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03:29PMMunich Hbf2h45 06:14PMLinz Hbf
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Overview: Train from Munich to Linz

distanceDistance125 miles (201 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 52 min
priceAverage train ticket price$25 (€21)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, ÖBB, ÖBB | Railjet or ÖBB | Euro City (EC)

Trains from Munich to Linz cover the 125 miles (201 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 52 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB, ÖBB | Railjet or ÖBB | Euro City (EC). Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $21 (€18), but the average price of train tickets is $25 (€21). Travelers depart most frequently from München Hbf and arrive in Linz Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB from Munich to Linz trains

For as little as $22 (€18) you can travel by train from Munich to Linz with Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

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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 Munich to Linz train.

  • Average Price: $34

These are Deutsche Bahn's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train between Munich and Linz:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply

Train from Munich to Linz

Daily, train passengers can choose from around 60 connections on the journey from Munich to Linz. There are hourly departures and on the fastest direct connections, travelers arrive in Linz after a travel time of 2 hours 27 minutes.

Which train companies travel from Munich to Linz?

On the connection by train from Munich to Linz, travelers are travelling by train with the Austrian ÖBB and the Deutsche Bahn.

How long does the train journey from Munich to Linz take?

The journey time by train from Munich to Linz takes around 2 hours 27 minutes for direct connections. On transfer connections, travelers must plan an average journey time of around 3 hours to 4 hours 18 minutes. Salzburg main station is the most frequent changeover station.

How often can you take the train from Munich to Linz?

Around 60 direct connections and connections between Munich and Linz are available daily from early in the morning until late at night. There are at least 1 and often up to 5 departure possibilities each 1 hours

Stations on the route Munich - Linz?

At which station does the train start in Munich?

Munich main station is the starting station. It is located at the entrance to the city center from where it is within walking distance. Buses, subways, trams and suburban trains connect the city area to the main station.

At which station does the train arrive in Linz?

Trains coming from Munich reach Linz at Linz main station. Trams and buses connect you to your final destination in the city area. The travel time by bus to the old town is 6 minutes

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FAQs

What are the travel restrictions for Linz, Austria if I'm coming from Munich, Germany by train?

Travel between Munich, Germany and Linz, Austria by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Austria from Germany?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Austria from Munich?

Conditions of entry:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Travellers vaccinated with the booster shot (3rd dose) are exempt from providing a COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers who are vaccinated with a booster shot (3rd dose) are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)

What are the safety rules to follow in Linz, Austria?

When traveling in Austria, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 1/20/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Munich to Linz before traveling.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Linz, Austria to Munich, Germany?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Linz to Munich is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Germany from Austria?

Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Linz?

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the safety rules to follow in Munich, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 1/23/22. 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 Munich from Linz here.

How much do cheap trains from Munich to Linz cost?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Munich to Linz trains for as little as $22 (€18)  in the next 7 days.

How much is the train from Munich to Linz on average?

If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Munich to Linz train to cost on average $25 (€21)  one way.

What is the distance from Munich to Linz by train?

The Munich to Linz train distance is approximately 125 miles (201 km).

What is the Munich to Linz train travel time?

The train time from Munich to Linz is on average 2 h 52 min  for the 125 miles (201 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Munich to Linz by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

What train station in Munich goes to Linz? What train station do I come into Linz from Munich?

Some of the Munich train stations to Linz you can start your journey from include München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz. 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 München Hbf   and arriving in Linz Hbf.

Where is the train station in Munich? Where is the train station in Linz?

Passengers board their train most frequently from München Hbf and travel around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Linz Hbf and need to travel approximately 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the train station to the city center in Linz.

What train providers offer a service from Munich to Linz?

If you're looking for trains from Munich to Linz, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB, ÖBB | Railjet or ÖBB | Euro City (EC) to get you to Linz. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Munich to Linz journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Can I purchase a direct train from Munich to Linz?

Yes, there are 25 direct trains between Munich and Linz per day with Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB or ÖBB | Nightjet  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.

How many trains are there from Munich to Linz a day?

On average, there are 25 trains a day from Munich to Linz. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When is the earliest train from Munich to Linz? When is the last train from Munich to Linz?

The earliest train departing from Munich to Linz leaves at 5: 04 AM. The last train departing from Munich to Linz leaves at 7: 17 PM. You can find the latest Munich to Linz train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

When should I book the Munich to Linz train for the best deals on tickets?

In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this route and save money. If you purchase train tickets between Munich and Linz within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $25 (€21) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Munich to Linz a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Munich
Linz
München Hbf is the most popular Munich railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Munich for your trip to Linz.
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WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
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TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
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Phone Number
+49 8913081055
ticketOfficeHours
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Mon - Sun: 07: 00 - 21: 00
Public transit options for München Hbf
U-Bahn lines: U1, U2, U4, U5, U7
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S4, S6, S7, S8
Tram lines: 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21
Bus lines: 68, X98
Train lines: ICE, RJ, NJ, IC, EC, RE, RB