How to travel to Linz


The Blue Danube Airport is at the gates of the city, just 20 minutes away from the centre. Direct flights from Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, London, Salzburg and Vienna.

Airport Transfer

  • Taxi
  • Shuttle Service: Passengers arriving in Linz are invited to use the free shuttle service between Linz Airport and Hoersching station from 5.00 a.m. to 10 p.m., available on request. This transfer takes about three minutes.
    To order a shuttle service, please contact the information desk at the airport or the station manager at Hoersching station
  • Blue Danube Airport Lines: The bus is a comfortable and quick way to get to the airport:
  • SMS Flughafentransfer

Aiport Hotline:
Phone: +43 7221 600 1101 oder 1151,



ÖBB – Österreichische Bundesbahnen
The ÖBB offers convenient, lowcost connections from the whole of Austria and neighbouring countries. The main station is close to the centre and directly linked to all major transport routes.
Information und Booking:
Phone: +43 51717, ÖBB Ticket offices,

ÖBB Rail Tours

OeBB RailTours KombiticketÖBB Rail Tours Linz offer


Since 2011 the new WESTbahn rail service covers the Vienna to Salzburg route via Linz in 3 hours or so.

Information und Booking:
Phone: +43 1 89900,



Travel with WESTbus comfortable, low-impact and safe starting from € 9, - from Graz or Prague to Linz as well as return.
Information and booking:

LEO Express:
LEO ExpressLEO Express bus connects Linz with Prague, České Budějovice and Český Krumlov. Since the bus line is connected to LEO Express train service a connection to Linz from additional 25 destinations in Czech Republic and Slovakia is possible. Ticket prices from Prague start at 9,30 EUR, from České Budějovice at 7,40 EUR and from Český Krumlov at 5,70 EUR. Information:


Along the Danube:

Danube Cycling Path
Hiking at the Donausteig



Motorway (A1) from Munich – Salzburg, Vienna – Budapest
Motorway (A8) from Passau – Regensburg
Motorway (A7) from Prague


Danube River Cuise

Donauschiffahrt Wurm + Köck


Public transport – LINZ AG Linien

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