Linz Airport

General information

Blue Danube Airport Linz is relatively small and has a single runway. Linz Airport is Austria’s fifth largest airport in terms of passenger numbers. You can reach the city centre by bus or taxi, there is a bus stop and taxi rank in front of the Arrivals hall.


Where is Linz Airport situated?

Linz Airport is located southwest of Linz, near the border with Germany and Czech Republic. The airport is easily accessible via motorways A1 and A25.

How many terminals does Linz Airport have?

Linz Airport has one terminal. The Arrivals hall and check-in desks can be found on the ground floor, the boarding gates are accessible via the first floor.

Airport Map

Nearby airports

A good alternative for flying to or from Linz Airport are the following airports, sorted by distance from the airport. You can also take a look at the complete list of airports in Austria.

Airport Distance
Salzburg Airport 101km
Graz Airport 167km
Vienna Airport 177km
Klagenfurt Airport 177km
Munich Airport (Germany) 179km



The distance from Linz Airport to the centre of Linz is 13 kilometres. By car, it takes 20 minutes to get to the centre of Linz.

From LNZ Airport to Linz City centre by Car
13 km
20 min

Travel by car

Public transport

It is possible to travel to and from Linz Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Linz Airport you can travel by bus. Visit the Linz Airport transportation page for the possibilities.

Public transport

Taxi transfer

A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Linz Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Linz is about € 35.-. Book your taxi at Linz Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.

From LNZ Airport to Linz City centre by Taxi
13 km
20 min
€ 35.-

Book a taxi

Car rental

At Linz Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Europcar, Avis, Budget, Hertz, Sixt and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.

Airport parking

Linz Airport offers various official parking options, from premium to low cost. In addition, alternative parking options are available near the airport. If you want to park as cheaply as possible, it's wise to book online!

Book your parking space

At the airport

Do you want more information about facilities, currency exchange, services, free Wi-Fi, lounges, etc. at Linz Airport? Check our at the airport page for a complete overview of all facilities and services at Linz Airport.



Departures and arrivals

Looking for departure times and/or arrival times? Find the latest flight status information for flights departing from and arriving at Linz Airport.

Flight tickets

Looking for a cheap flight? Use our flight search engine to find and book cheap flights from and to the airport.

Which airlines fly from and to Linz Airport?

We offer you a list of airlines at Linz Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:

  • Austrian Airlines
  • Eurowings
  • Lufthansa
  • Corendon Airlines
  • Air Dolomiti


Hotels near the airport

Looking for the best hotels near Linz Airport? We have selected the best hotels near the airport in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Hotel Almtalerhof, Linz

Just 300 metres from the centre of Traun and a 20-minute drive from the centre of Linz, Hotel Almtalerhof offers free WiFi, free private parking, and free use of the sauna. The Almtalerhof restaurant serves classic Austrian cuisine.


Airotel, Hörsching

Located in Hörsching in the Upper Austria Region, 13 km from Linz, Airotel features a sun terrace and sauna. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar. Each room at this hotel is air conditioned and is fitted with a flat-screen TV with satellite channels.


7 Days Premium Hotel Linz-Ansfelden, Linz

Just off the Ansfelden exit of the A1 motorway, 7 Days Premium Hotel Linz-Ansfelden is a 15-minute drive from the centre of Linz. It offers free WiFi and free use of the private underground car park.

Hotels in Linz

Looking for the best hotels in Linz? We have selected the best hotels in the city in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Austria Trend Hotel Schillerpark Linz, Linz

Located in the centre of Linz, Austria Trend Hotel Schillerpark Linz is a 12-minute walk from the main square, a 10-minute walk from Linz Main Station, and 300 metres from the Music Theatre. Free WiFi is available.


Star Inn Hotel Linz Promenadengalerien, by Comfort, Linz

Star Inn Hotel Linz Promenadengalerien, by Comfort is located directly in the centre of Linz, only 200 metres from the Mariendom church. The rooms include a flat-screen TV and all rooms come with a private bathroom.


Hotel Garni Wilder Mann, Linz

Hotel Garni Wilder Mann is only a 7-minute walk from Linz’s Main Train Station. It offers free Wi-Fi access in public areas and free parking. In the morning, a rich breakfast buffet is served at Hotel Wilder Mann.

Things to do

It is possible to book activities in the city and near Linz Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!


Linz: Magical Christmas Tour

Witness Linz at a special time of year that brings magic to the city. Visit Christmas markets, admire iconic sights and learn more about the city's festive traditions.


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