Salzburg to Linz by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Salzburg to Linz by train
Fast 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.
1. Are there direct trains from Salzburg to Linz?
Direct trains from Salzburg to Linz have been found.
We usually find around 39 direct trains on the route from Salzburg to Linz every weekday.
Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.
2. How long is the train journey from Salzburg to Linz?
The Salzburg to Linz train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 4 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Salzburg to Linz train times and schedule?
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.
What's the Salzburg to Linz train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Salzburg to Linz are $10.33.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $10 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $38. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
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.
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Which train companies operate between Salzburg and Linz?
More than one train company operates on the route from Salzburg to Linz, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Eurocity (EC)
- Night Jet
- Night train
- Railjet Express
- Railjet Xpress
- Regional Express
- Regional Train
- S Bahn
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Linz to Salzburg by train