Visitors have numerous options for getting to Linz , which include by air, road, or rail.

            The easiest and most efficient way of reaching Linz is by flying directly into the Linz Airport (also known as the Blue Danube Airport), which is located just outside of the city of Linz.  This is one of the country’s major airports, and is has a number of incoming flights from international locations within Germany and England .   Transport to and from the airport is available by train, bus, shuttle and taxi.  For more information, check out this Getting to/from the Airport page. 

            Driving can be a great way to get to, and get around Linz .  However, first time visitors to the country should check out this Driving in Austria page before deciding to get behind the wheel of a car.  There are numerous international car rental agencies based throughout the country.  A useful tool in planning a road-trip to Linz is this Route Planner.

            Train travel is possible to and from Linz , as it is connected to both Vienna and Salzburg through the Eurocity and Intercity networks.  Connections to most important European cities are available form Vienna and Salzburg .  

            For more information about getting to Linz (including by ship), visit this Getting There page.