You can get from Budapest to Linz by train, bus or flight.
To get from Budapest to Linz on Mar 23 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||226 miles (365 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$2 - $60|
|Fastest mode||Train • $60 (€53) • 4 h 51 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or ÖBB|
Take a bus, flight or train to travel 226 miles (365 km) between Budapest and Linz. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or ÖBB among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Budapest to Linz.
Travel between Budapest, Hungary and Linz, Austria is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary.
Conditions of entry into Austria:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Austria has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 3/8/23. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your journey to Linz from Budapest.
The restriction level for your return to Budapest, Hungary from Austria is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Hungary is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Austria.
Conditions of reentry into Hungary:
You should observe these safety measures in Hungary as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to Hungary was last checked on 3/8/23. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Budapest from Linz closer to your date of departure here.
There are 3 ways that you can travel from Budapest to Linz. You can take a bus, flight or train.
The cheapest way to go to Linz from Budapest is by taking a flight, which costs on average $2 (€2).
This is compared to other ways of getting to Linz:
Taking a flight is usually $42 (€37) less than taking a bus to Linz, which costs on average $44 (€39) for the same trip.
A flight is generally $58 (€51) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $60 (€53) from Budapest to Linz.
The fastest way from Budapest to Linz is by train with an average journey time of 4 h 51 min.
There are alternative travel options to Linz that can usually take longer:
In comparison, getting to Linz by bus can take on average 13 h 50 min.
In comparison, going by flight can take 0 h 0 min on average.
The distance is approximately 226 miles (365 km) from Budapest to Linz.
The average frequency per day from Budapest to Linz is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Budapest to Linz as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Budapest to Linz:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Budapest to Linz, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Budapest to Linz with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Linz tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.
Before traveling from Budapest to Linz, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Budapest to Linz tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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