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The innovative art and culture made Linz the European Capital of Culture 2009. Upper Austria's capital Linz sprawls along the banks of the Danube and is situated on the ancient Salt Road, that used to link Salzkammergut to Bohemia. Thus Linz is an industrial and manufacturing center with a long history. Today, the thriving town has an international Airport and the biggest port on the Danube and is well known as a center for education as well.
The innovative art and culture made Linz the European Capital of Culture 2009. Welcome to Linz by the Danube! Upper Austria's capital definitely should be on the itinerary of every visitor to Austria. Linz offers a perfect blend of cultural pursuits and fine sightseeing options.

The cultural wealth and the many attractions of the picturesque town center bear witness to the past glory and present beauty of Linz.
Visit the new Lentos Art Museum by the Danube and the unique Ars Electronica Center. A ride on Europe's steepest train up to Pöstlingberg Mountain creates memories that will stay with you forever. Stroll around the lovely old town quarter and soak up the enjoyable atmosphere of the Baroque downtown square.

And don't miss out on tasting a delicious piece of the Original Linz Cake at a coffeehouse - and take one with you as a gift for your loved ones at home!
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Climate & Weather

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    8 / 20 °C
  • Tuesday
    12 / 19 °C
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    13 / 21 °C
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Arrival & Address

Coming from Salzburg or Vienna, take A1 Autobahn A1 - Exit Linz/Zentrum

Coming from Graz, take A9 to A1 - Exit Linz/Zentrum

Coming from Prague, drive along Freistadt on A7 Mühlkreis Autobahn A7 - Exit Linz/Hafenstraße

Coming from Regensburg, Passau, take A8 to A1 - Exit Linz/Zentrum or along the Danube on B 127
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Coming from Salzburg, Vienna, Passau, Graz, Prague -> Linz Railroad Station
Details on Trains & Schedules: Callr go to

Bus Services:
Post Bus Service: Call
Train Bus Service: Call
Wels Bus System: Callraun - Haid - Ansfelden - Pucking - Pasching)
WILIA: Callinz - Schönering, Linz - Hitzing)

Public Transportation around Linz:
Operated by Linz AG
"Blue Danube Airport" Airport of Linz is situated in the south-west of Linz (outside the city).

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.

Ryanair Shuttle
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Tourist Information Linz
Hauptplatz 1
4020 Linz, Austria
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