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.
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Of the 46 trains that leave Vienna for Linz every day 46 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||95 miles (154 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 15 min|
|Average train ticket price||$11 (€11)|
|Train frequency||70 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 70 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||ÖBB | S-Bahn, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB | ICE, FlixTrain, ÖBB | InterCity, ÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB, Westbahn or Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express|
Trains from Vienna to Linz cover the 95 miles (154 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 15 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | S-Bahn, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB | ICE, FlixTrain, ÖBB | InterCity, ÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB, Westbahn or Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express. Normally, there are 70 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $5 (€5), but the average price of train tickets is $11 (€11). Travelers depart most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in Linz Hbf.
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ÖBB is Austria's main train company and offers the following different ticket types for your next trip from Vienna to Linz by train: Standard Ticket, Comfort-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene Comfort-Ticket.
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If you're looking for cheap Westbahn tickets to Linz from Vienna, check out Omio! With one-way Vienna to Linz train ticket prices starting as low as $5 (€5) when you book in advance, we'll help you get to Linz from Vienna by showing you the latest Westbahn offers, train schedules and tickets for this 95 miles (154 km) route. You can also review relevant ticket information for each class fare available on this trip, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard with Westbahn. If you search for Westbahn tickets between Vienna and Linz in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can go paperless when taking the train. Whether you're looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train to Linz from Vienna on offer, Omio makes it easier than ever for you to find that perfect train with Westbahn so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey.
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.
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 center 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 center that takes around two to three minutes to reach the station.
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 center. The distance to the heart of the city center is walkable, however tram services 1 and 2 run direct from the station to the city center 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.
The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:
There are a few train stations in Vienna to start your route from including Wien Westbahnhof and Wien Franz-Josefs-Bahnhof. In Linz you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Linz Hbf, Linz/Donau Urfahr and Linz/Donau Wegscheid Bahnhof.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in Linz Hbf.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof, which is located around 4.3 miles (7 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Linz Hbf, located 2 miles (3.2 km) away from the city center.
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