Salzburg to Linz by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:12
  • Last train
    22:12
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 4m

Travelling from Salzburg to Linz by train

The fastest trains from Salzburg to Linz take around 1 hour and 4 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 107 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Salzburg and Linz.

Direct trains run between Salzburg and Linz.

We usually find around 36 direct trains on the route from Salzburg to Linz every weekday.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends. The duration is normally about 1 hour and 4 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Linz is usually scheduled to depart Salzburg around 05:12 and the last train is around 22:12. This is the same at the weekend.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Salzburg to Linz train tickets?

Trains in Austria usually open for booking around 0 days in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Salzburg to Linz by train.

Which trains operate between Salzburg and Linz?

More than one type of train operates on the route from Salzburg to Linz, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • EuroNight
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • InterCity
  • Night train
  • Railjet
  • RegionalExpress

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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