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Route overview
Avg. journey time1h 10m
Trains per day67
Fare range€9.00 - €199.00
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at03:24
Last train departs at22:12
Fastest journey
Fastest route1h 06m
Origin StationSalzburg Hbf
Destination StationLinz

Salzburg Hbf to Linz train times

Check out the next trains departing from Salzburg Hbf to Linz for Tuesday 26th Feb 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
Salzburg Hbf
1h 16m
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1h 10m
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1h 10m
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1h 06m
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1h 16m

ÖBB, WESTbahn and Nightjet trains from Salzburg Hbf to Linz

You can travel from Salzburg Hbf to Linz on ÖBB, WESTbahn and Nightjet 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 230 km/h and connects the main Austrian cities with Germany, Hungary, Switzerland, the Czech Republic and Italy.

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WESTbahn is Austria's first private long-distance rail company with trains running from Vienna to Salzburg via St. Pölten, Amstetten, Linz, Wels and Attnang-Puchheim. This route is one of the most important in Austria, covering a distance of around 250 km and a duration of about 2h 30m. The company offers many discounted fares, allows travel with pets and bicycles and has no baggage restrictions.

Nightjet is the night train service for ÖBB. These trains travel through Austria at night to neighbouring countries such as Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Poland and Croatia. Passengers can choose to travel in a seating position or in a sleeping cabin, shared or individual. Convenient for those looking to save one night at the hotel and avoid spending part of the day travelling. This train also has luxury compartments with extras for a trip in comfort.

How long does it take to travel from Salzburg Hbf to Linz by train?

The average journey time between Salzburg Hbf and Linz is 1 hour and 10 minutes and the fastest journey time is 1 hour and 6 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 67 trains per day travelling from Salzburg Hbf to Linz. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Salzburg Hbf to Linz?

The first train from Salzburg Hbf to Linz departs at 03:24. The last train from Salzburg Hbf to Linz departs at 22:12. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Salzburg Hbf and Linz?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Salzburg Hbf to Linz without having to change trains. There are 67 direct trains from Salzburg Hbf to Linz. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Linz to Salzburg Hbf.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Salzburg Hbf to Linz for a typical week day using timetable data for 26/02/2019. 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 01/10/2018 for travel on 01/10/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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