This little mountain tram, established in the late 19th century, connects Linz’s Hauptplatz (Main Square) with the Postlingberg district that’s on top of a hill north of the city. It’s one of the steepestadhesion railways in the world. Naturally, then, this is one of the most popular attractions in the city. The journey on the train is lovely, even though it’s only about 4.4km from the square to Postlinberg.
Not far from the main square, you’ll also find a small museum, the Pöstlingbergbahn Museum, dedicated to the small tramway. It’s open March – November on Saturdays and Sundays and holidays from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm.
Postlingbergbahn Travel Tips
- Contact number provided is for the city’s tourist board.
- Each ride is 20 minutes long.
Entrance Ticket Details For Postlingbergbahn
- EUR 1.80 for 6-15 year olds.
- Return tickets: EUR 6 for adults; EUR 3 for 6-15 year olds.
How to Reach Postlingbergbahn
- Catch the train from Hauptplatz.
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95% of people who visit Linz include Postlingbergbahn in their plan
06 AM - 07 AM
25.61% of people start their Postlingbergbahn visit around 06 AM - 07 AM
People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Postlingbergbahn
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Postlingbergbahn