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Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from Salzburg to Linz. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

How much does it cost to get from Salzburg to Linz by train?

The cheapest train tickets from Salzburg to Linz cost $ 11.60. On average, you can expect to spend around $ 19.81 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Salzburg to Linz.

Salzburg to Linz by train

Best price $ 11.60
Journey duration 1 h 10 min
Connections per day 13
First departure 05:03
Last departure 18:52
Distance 67.1 mi

Route Summary by train

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13
Carriers
2
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FlixTrain-logo
FlixTrain
Duration: 1 h 10 min
Salzburg (FlixTrain) - Linz central station (Train)
05:52 - 07:02
$ 19.80
FlixTrain-logo
FlixTrain
Duration: 1 h 10 min
Salzburg (FlixTrain) - Linz central station (Train)
06:52 - 08:02
$ 19.80
FlixTrain-logo
FlixTrain
Duration: 1 h 10 min
Salzburg (FlixTrain) - Linz central station (Train)
07:52 - 09:02
$ 19.80
FlixTrain-logo
FlixTrain
Duration: 1 h 10 min
Salzburg (FlixTrain) - Linz central station (Train)
08:52 - 10:02
$ 19.80
FlixTrain-logo
FlixTrain
Duration: 1 h 10 min
Salzburg (FlixTrain) - Linz central station (Train)
09:52 - 11:02
$ 19.80
FlixTrain-logo
FlixTrain
Duration: 1 h 10 min
Salzburg (FlixTrain) - Linz central station (Train)
10:52 - 12:02
$ 19.80
FlixTrain-logo
FlixTrain
Duration: 1 h 10 min
Salzburg (FlixTrain) - Linz central station (Train)
11:52 - 13:02
$ 19.80

How long does the journey from Salzburg to Linz take by train?

The journey between Salzburg and Linz by train usually takes 1 h 10 min to cover a distance of 67.7 mi. The shortest journey from Salzburg to Linz will take you 1 h 6 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Linz quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

When do departures from Salzburg to Linz leave?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Salzburg to Linz leaving at 05:03. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 18:52.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

Which stations are used when traveling from Salzburg to Linz?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Salzburg and Linz. You can start your journey in Salzburg at stations such as Salzburg Liefering Bahnhof, Salzburg Kasern Bahnhst, Salzburg Mülln-Altstadt Bahnhof, Salzburg Süd Bahnhof, Salzburg Hbf, Salzburgo Hbf and Salzburg (FlixTrain). These connect to stations including Linz/Donau Hbf, Linz Hbf and Linz central station (Train) in Linz. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Salzburg to Linz.

How many times a day do departures from Salzburg leave for Linz?

On average, there are 13 daily departures from Salzburg to Linz. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to 86 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include FlixTrain and OBB, and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 13 departures from Salzburg which travel directly to Linz. There are 0 journeys with one change or more.