How to Reach Linz - The Easiest Way to Reach Linz


  • By Air: The Blue Danube Airport is about 20 minutes from the city by bus. You may also fly in via the Vienna Airport.
  • By Train: Intercity and Eurocity rails lead to Vieanna and Salzburg, and it’s from there that you can board trains to other important European destinations. There are also ICE trains to Frankfurt, Wurzburg, Nuremberg, Regensburg or Passau.
  • By Road: Motorway A1 for Munich - Salzburg, Vienna – Budapest; Motorway (A8) for Passau – Regensburg; Motorway (A7) for Prague.


  • By Tram/Bus: Linz’s well developed public transport system lets you use the same ticket system to pay for both trams and buses. Tickets can be purchased at vending machines, tobacco shops and newspaper stands.
  • By Taxi: Taxis are easily available. They can be found outside most important locations, but it’s best to book one earlier by phone.
  • By Foot: Once you’re in old town, you’ll want to ditch all.

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Modes of Transportation in Linz

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Linz. The most preferred mode of transport in Linz is Walking.

Average distance: 8 km Average time: 31.33 min

  • Walking 66.67%
    Walking 21 min Tram 3.5 min Bus 2.5 min Waiting 2.5 min Bike 2.5 min Overall average time for 5 kms 32 min
  • Car 33.33%
    Driving 20 min Walking 10 min Overall average time for 14 kms 30 min

How to Reach Linz from Nearby Cities

Route Distance Time
Wels to Linz 22.45 km 22 mins
Garsten to Linz 39.55 km 39 mins
Saint valentin to Linz 40.43 km 40 mins
Attnang-puchheim to Linz 60.08 km 1 hour 40 mins
Ceske budejovice to Linz 79.13 km 1 hour 19 mins
Vlachovo březí to Linz 87.2 km 1 hour 27 mins
Mondsee to Linz 105.44 km 1 hour 45 mins
Salzburg to Linz 138.22 km 2 hours 18 mins
Prague to Linz 192.51 km 3 hours 12 mins
Okříšky to Linz 202.61 km 3 hours 22 mins
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