Photo by Lilly   

Updated, Aug 2020


about the city
population, Language, currency,  plug point, emergency no, time zone
entry requirements and best time to visit

Getting In & Around

Getting in
Linz Airport: 12 km south-west of city centre. web:
Train: €2.60 (S2|10 mins) from Hörsching Bahnhof to Linz/Donau Hauptbahnhof(Hbf), Free shuttle bus from airport to train station(3 mins). if you can’t see call:+43 800 206600 (free) to get your shuttle. Bus: €3.20/€1.60Child – Bus Line 601. Taxi: €30-35
Linz Hauptbahnhof: Central railway station and Bus stop, Trains and Buses to major cities, Suburban trains, buses and Trams connectivity, Restaurants, cafes and public facilities as well as lockers are available here.
Getting around
Public Transport
Free Travel for Children under 15 with an adult holding a ticket. short distance ticket can work as long distance for under 15. about 50% discount for youth, students and seniors. more information.

single short-distance €1.20 (4-stops), single ticket 2.40 €, 24 hrs ticket 4.80€, Weekly Ticket €15.30.

Linz. photo by Frederic Köberl on Unsplash

See & Do

Lentos Kunstmuseum Linz:
museum | opening hours: 10am-6pm tue to sun, till 9pm on thru, monday closed, tickets: Adult €8, Concessions €4.5, child under 7 free, address: LENTOS Kunstmuseum Linz, Ernst-Koref-Promenade 1, 4020 Linz, website:, phone:+43 732 7070 3600, email:[email protected]

Ars Electronica Center:
museum | opening hours: from 9am to 5pm on tue-wed and fri, to 7 on thu, from 10 to 6 on weekends, monday closed, tickets: Full €11.50, Discounted €9, address: Ars-Electronica-Straße 1, 4040 Linz, website:, phone: +43 732 72720, email: [email protected]

The New Cathedral: 
church | opening hours: 8am-7pm, address: Herrenstraße 26, 4020 Linz

Schlossmuseum Linz: 
museum | opening hours: 10 am – 6 pm tue-sun, to 9 pm thu, closed on mondays, tickets: Adult €6.50, Child €4.50, address: Schlossberg 1, 4020 Linz, website:, phone: +43 732 772052300, email:[email protected]

Linz Zoo: 
zoo | opening hours: 9am-4pm nov to mar, 9am-6pm apr to oct, tickets: Adult €7, Child €3.50, address: abc,, phone: +43 732 737180, email: [email protected]

Piazza Duomo