Linz to Zurich by train

  • First train
    06:46
  • Last train
    23:05
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    6hr 32m
  • Distance
    441 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    10
  • Avg. journey time
    8hr 3m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Linz to Zurich by train

Fast trains from Linz to Zurich take around 6 hours and 32 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 441 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Linz and Zurich.

1. Are there direct trains from Linz to Zurich?

Direct trains from Linz to Zurich have been found.

We usually find around 11 direct trains on the route from Linz to Zurich every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 10 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Linz to Zurich?

The Linz to Zurich train travel time is normally about 6 hours and 32 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Linz to Zurich train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Zurich is usually scheduled to depart Linz around 06:46 and the last train is around 23:05. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Linz around 06:46, and the last at 23:00.

When to book Linz to Zurich train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 and a half months 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 Linz to Zurich by train.

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Which train companies operate between Linz and Zurich?

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

  • Night train
  • Nightjet
  • Railjet
  • Railjet xpress

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 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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