Linz to Wels trains

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Trip Summary

There are 27 daily trains from Linz to Wels. Traveling by train from Linz to Wels usually takes around 12 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance15 mi (24 km)
Fastest train0h 12m
Lowest price£4.80
Trains per day27
Most frequent serviceWESTbahn
Train lines1

Which train should you take from Linz to Wels?

WESTbahn is the one and only train line which connects Linz to Wels. However, there are 27 trains per day to choose from.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
WESTbahn270h 13m£4.95
  • WESTbahn


    WESTbahn train tickets from Linz to Wels start from £5, and on average cost . Daily there are 27 WESTbahn schedules to Wels. WESTbahn in Linz leaves from Central Station . And in Wels trains arrive at Central Station .

    From Linz to Wels train travel on WESTbahn takes 0 hours and 13 minutes. If you are looking to get to Wels faster, WESTbahn offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 0 hours and 12 minutes.

    If you're considering a weeked trip, WESTbahn offers 26 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay for a one-way train ticket to Wels.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Linz to Wels during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the train or in stations.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from Linz to Wels?

The distance between Linz and Wels is approximately 15 miles, or 24 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 12 minutes, It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Wels.

When are trains the most crowded?

On a weekly basis, the greatest number of passengers tend to travel by trains from Linz to Wels on Saturday. Tickets for Saturday tend to also be the most expensive. For savvy travelers looking for cheaper priced tickets search for travel departing on Monday. Monday also tend to have less passengers which may make boarding faster and let you snag your perfect seat.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Linz at 05:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 21:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Linz to Wels?

There are 27 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Linz to Wels.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Wels to Linz.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Linz?

Main departure station: Central Station

There is one train station in Linz.

All train stations in Linz:

  • Central Station

Where is the train station in Wels?

Main arrival station: Central Station

Wels has one train station.

Train stations in Wels:

  • Central Station

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