The Linz public transport network is reliable and efficient, including buses, the tram system (Linzers affectionately call them BIM) and trains. It’s easy to get around the city and the surrounding areas. Single trip tickets for public transport in Linz cost around €2.40 ($2.10), while a day pass costs €5.90 ($6.50). If you plan to use public transport frequently, it may be more cost-effective to purchase a weekly (€14.30) or monthly (€51.60) pass. Prices may vary depending on the specific type of pass and the zone coverage. It’s best to check with the Linz Linien website or ticket office for the latest information on prices and ticket options (linzag.at). Taxis are also readily available in Linz, but they are generally more expensive than public transport. The starting fare for a taxi ride in Linz is around €3.80, with an additional fee per kilometer traveled. Fares may be higher during peak hours or if you are traveling outside of the city limits.
Main Photo by: Stadt Linz Dworschak