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Amsterdam to Linz by train

It takes an average of 12h 26m to travel from Amsterdam to Linz by train, over a distance of around 501 miles (806 km). There are normally 12 trains per day travelling from Amsterdam to Linz and tickets for this journey start from $36.55 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 9h 16m
PriceFrom $36.55
Distance501 miles (806 km)
Frequency12 trains per day
First train00:24
Last train22:40
Departure stationAmsterdam
Arrival stationLinz
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operatorsUnion Ivkoni (Bus), ÖBB

Amsterdam to Linz train times

Check out the next trains departing from Amsterdam to Linz for giovedì ott 21º 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
19:30 Amsterdam-Centraal07:46 LinzNightjet 40421 ÖBB Get tickets12h 16m, direct
19:33 Amsterdam Amstel07:46 LinzIntercity 3071 NS Get tickets12h 13m, 1 change
20:02 Amsterdam Bijlmer ArenA11:02 LinzIntercity 3573 NS Get tickets15h 0m, 6 changes
20:03 Amsterdam Amstel11:02 LinzIntercity 3073 NS Get tickets14h 59m, 7 changes
21:33 Amsterdam Amstel11:24 LinzIntercity 3079 NS Get tickets13h 51m, 4 changes
22:02 Amsterdam Bijlmer ArenA13:24 LinzIntercity 3770 NS Get tickets15h 22m, 4 changes
22:48 Amsterdam Amstel13:24 LinzIntercity 2985 NS Get tickets14h 36m, 5 changes
00:33 Amsterdam Amstel15:24 LinzIntercity 3091 NS Get tickets14h 51m, 3 changes
06:38 Amsterdam-Centraal16:24 LinzICE 121 NS Get tickets9h 46m, 2 changes
08:08 Amsterdam-Centraal17:24 LinzICE 105 NS Get tickets9h 16m, 1 change
08:12 Amsterdam Amstel17:24 LinzIntercity 827 NS Get tickets9h 12m, 2 changes

ÖBB trains from Amsterdam to Linz

You can travel from Amsterdam to Linz on ÖBB trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

ÖBB is the major railway company for Austria, subdivided into several subsidiaries, responsible for certain areas of transport, such as long distance and local transport, the operation of postal buses and the transport of goods. Railjet is ÖBB's high-speed train, which travels at speeds of up to 143 mph (230 km/h) and connects the main Austrian cities with Germany, Hungary, Switzerland, the Czech Republic and Italy.

Cheap train tickets from Amsterdam to Linz

The price of train tickets from Amsterdam to Linz starts at $36.55 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Amsterdam to Linz by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Amsterdam to Linz

Want to know more about your journey from Amsterdam to Linz? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Amsterdam to Linz take?

The average journey time by train between Amsterdam and Linz is 12 hours and 26 minutes, with around 12 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Amsterdam and Linz by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Amsterdam to Linz is 9 hours and 16 minutes.

How much does the train from Amsterdam to Linz cost?

Train tickets from Amsterdam to Linz can start from as little as $36.55 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Amsterdam to Linz?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Amsterdam to Linz without having to change trains. There is 1 direct train from Amsterdam to Linz each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Amsterdam to Linz leave?

The first train from Amsterdam to Linz leaves at 00:24. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Amsterdam to Linz leave?

The last train from Amsterdam to Linz leaves at 22:40. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Amsterdam and Linz by train?

Trains travelling from Amsterdam to Linz cover a distance of around 501 miles (806 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Linz to Amsterdam.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Amsterdam to Linz for a typical week day using timetable data for 10/21/2021. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 09/10/2021 for travel on 09/10/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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