How to get from Munich to Linz by train, bus or flight.
The best way to travel from Munich to Linz is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||125 miles (201 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus|
|Popular travel companies||FlixBus|
Travel 125 miles (201 km) by bus from Munich to Linz. FlixBus is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Munich to Linz.
You can travel by train or bus for as low as $14 (€12). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
ÖBB is the national railway company of Austria, providing a comprehensive network of services throughout the country including trains from Munich to Linz. It operates a wide range of trains, including InterCity Express (ICE) trains, EuroCity (EC) trains, InterCity (IC) trains, and Regional Express (REX) trains. ICE trains are the fastest, offering the most comfortable and luxurious travel experience, while EC trains are slightly slower but still offer a comfortable journey. IC trains are the most common, providing a reliable and affordable service, and REX trains are the slowest but offer the most frequent stops. ÖBB offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, return tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, and a range of food and beverage options. The most popular routes for ÖBB include Vienna to Salzburg, Vienna to Innsbruck, and Vienna to Graz.
FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost travel companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance travel services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.
You can get from Munich to Linz by bus.
The fastest way to travel to Linz from Munich is by train, which requires on average 3 h 1 min of travel time.
The distance from Munich to Linz is approximately 125 miles (201 km).
The average frequency per day from Munich to Linz is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Munich to Linz as scheduled services by bus can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Munich to Linz:
The following travel company offer services from Munich to Linz:
Yes, there is a direct service from Munich to Linz:
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.