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from Milan to Linz

You can get from Milan to Linz by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Milan to Linz on Jan 27 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:30AMMilan Linate Airport3h30 10:00AMLinz Airport
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$6591One-way
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06:30AMMilan Linate Airport3h30 10:00AMLinz Airport
1 changes
$6591One-way

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Travel Information to Linz from Milan

distanceDistance309 miles (499 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$61 - $174
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $61 (€50) • 14 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $174 (€143) • 3 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa Cityline, Flixbus or ÖBB | Nightjet

Travel 309 miles (499 km) by flight, bus or train from Milan to Linz. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $61 (€50). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Lufthansa Cityline, Flixbus or ÖBB | Nightjet among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or train from Milan to Linz.

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FAQs

Is international travel between Milan, Italy and Linz, Austria allowed?

Travel between Milan, Italy and Linz, Austria is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Italy enter Austria?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Linz from Milan?

Conditions of entry into Austria:

  • 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)

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Linz, Austria?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Austria has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 1/25/22. 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 Milan.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Milan, Italy from Linz, Austria?

The restriction level for your return to Milan, Italy from Austria is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Milan from Linz restricted?

Entry into Italy is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Milan from Linz?

Conditions of reentry into Italy:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Milan, Italy?

You should observe these safety measures in Italy as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Italy was last checked on 1/25/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Milan from Linz closer to your date of departure here.

How do I get from Milan to Linz?

You can travel between Milan and Linz 3 different ways: flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel from Milan to Linz?

The cheapest way to get from Milan to Linz is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $61 (€50) compared to other travel options to Linz:

Taking a bus is usually $113 (€93) less than taking a flight to Linz, which costs on average $174 (€143) for the same trip.

A bus is generally $36 (€29) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $97 (€79) from Milan to Linz.

What is the fastest way to travel between Milan and Linz?

The fastest way from Milan to Linz is by flight with an average journey time of 3 h 30 min.

There are alternative travel options to Linz that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 14 h 50 min.

In comparison, getting to Linz by train can take on average 10 h 47 min.

What is the distance from Milan to Linz?

Linz is approximately 309 miles (499 km) away from Milan.

What are the departure and arrival points in Milan and in Linz?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Milan to Linz:

  • Flights most often depart from Milan at Milan Malpensa Airport and arrive in Linz at Linz Airport.
  • Buses from Milan to Linz most often leave from Milan, Stazione Centrale and arrive in Linz, Industriezeile.
  • Trains mostly leave from Milano Centrale and tend to arrive in Linz Hbf.

Which travel companies can take me from Milan to Linz?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Milan to Linz, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Lufthansa Cityline to go to Linz by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Lufthansa Cityline Milan to Linz tickets on Omio for $174 (€143).
  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Linz by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Milan to Linz tickets on Omio for $61 (€50).
  • Travel with ÖBB | Nightjet for trains to Linz. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for ÖBB | Nightjet Milan to Linz tickets on Omio for $97 (€79).

Can I find a direct route to Linz from Milan?

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

  • You'll find direct flights with.
  • You can take a direct train with.

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

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Milan to Linz?

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

How early should I purchase Milan to Linz tickets online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Milan to Linz, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets cost on average $174 (€143) one way.
  • Bus tickets are costing on average $61 (€50) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $97 (€79) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Milan to Linz online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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