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Trip Zurich Linz

Plan your trip by train, bus, plane from Zurich to Linz

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How to get from Zurich to Linz?

We are suggesting 1 routes by train, bus, plane to plan your trip Zurich Linz. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
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All modes of transport Zurich-Linz

For your trip from Zurich (Switzerland) to Linz (Upper Austria, Austria) with a distance of 274 mi you will be able to take 3 modes of transport, eventually by combining plane, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
The train Zurich Linz is a direct bound.
Trains Railjet (RJ) of ÖBB to Linz leave from Zurich HB railway station in Zurich. Arrival in Linz will take place at Linz station (0.1 mi from the city centre).
You are lucky, there is a direct intercity bus line Zurich-Linz that often turns out to be the most economical solution.
You will board a coach of Eurolines CH in Zurich. The bus will drop you off at Linz Hauptbahnhof bus station (1.1 mi from Linz, Austria). Please make sure to show up on time at Zurich bus station (1.2 mi from Zurich) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Linz.
The direct flight Zurich > Linz will be the fastest way to get to your destination.
Leave Zurich and arrive early enough (at least 2 hours before the departure time) at Zurich ZRH airport, 5.7 mi away, to check in your luggage for the flight to Linz (Linz airport, IATA code: LNZ) operated by Darwin Airline.

Which carriers to travel between Zurich and Linz?

Railway companies
ÖBB provides a rail connection Zurich-Linz with the train Railjet (RJ) from Zurich HB railway station (0.6 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Linz at arrival (0.1 mi from centre)
WestBahn transports passengers on a rail line from Salzburg to Linz with the train WB which leaves Salzburg Hbf station to arrive at Linz railway station (Upper Austria Austria)
Deutsche Bahn operates the train journey Zurich-Bregenz with the train IC 88 from Zurich HB railway station (0.6 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Bregenz at arrival (0.4 mi from centre)
Bus companies
The bus company FlixBus operates the intercity service from the bus station of Salzburg Flughafen in Salzburg and to the one of Linz Hauptbahnhof (Upper Austria Austria)
LEO Express is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of Salzburg (serving Salzburg P+R Süd bus station at 2.5 mi from centre) and the city of Linz where the coach will drop you off at Linz Industriezeile station situated at about 1.5 mi from Linz city centre.
The coach company Eurolines CH carries out the route from the bus station of Zurich in Zurich and to the one of Linz Hauptbahnhof (Upper Austria Austria)
Darwin Airline carries out a flight from Zurich ZRH airport situated 5.7 mi away from the city centre of Zurich to Linz (arrival at Linz LNZ airport)
Emerald Airways flies on the route from Zurich ZRH airport (located 5.7 mi from Zurich, Switzerland) to Salzburg (serving Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart SZG airport)
InterSky schedules the flight from Zurich ZRH airport situated 5.7 mi away from the city centre of Zurich to Salzburg (arrival at Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart SZG airport)

Stop cities from Zurich or cities to visit near Linz

When travelling from Linz to Zurich by plane, bus, train, you might have to change at Bregenz located at 58 mi from Zurich, Salzburg 68 mi away from Linz (Austria). If you have some time on your way to Linz or back to Zurich, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
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