|Distance||273 miles (440 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight, ferry or train|
|Ticket price range||$32 - $291|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $32 (€30) • 9 h 36 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $291 (€270) • 3 h 5 min|
|Popular travel companies||Eurowings or ÖBB | Euro City (EC)|
Travel 273 miles (440 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train between Zurich and Linz. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $32 (€30). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Eurowings or ÖBB | Euro City (EC) among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Zurich to Linz.
Travel between Zurich, Switzerland and Linz, Austria is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.
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 7/28/22. 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 from Zurich to Linz.
The restriction level for your return to Zurich, Switzerland from Austria is: Fully open.
Entry into Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria.
Conditions of reentry into Switzerland:
You should observe these safety measures in Switzerland as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to Switzerland was last checked on 8/3/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Zurich from Linz closer to your date of departure here.
There are 4 travel options from Zurich to Linz: bus, flight, ferry or train.
The cheapest way to get from Zurich to Linz is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $32 (€30) compared to other travel options to Linz:
A bus is $259 (€240) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Zurich to Linz costing on average $291 (€270).
Taking a bus is about $86 (€80) less than taking a train, which costs on average $119 (€110) for this route.
The quickest way to travel to Linz from Zurich is by flight, which takes on average 3 h 5 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 9 h 36 min.
In comparison, going by train can take 6 h 34 min on average.
The distance from Zurich to Linz is approximately 273 miles (440 km).
The average frequency per day from Zurich to Linz is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Zurich to Linz as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Zurich to Linz:
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