Linz airport (LNZ)

Location details, contact information, airlines, departure and arrival flight status, transportation, facilities and services, parking, special passenger amenities, nearby hotels and answers to passengers' frequently asked questions.


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Linz Airport, also known as Blue Danube Airport and opened in 1938, is one of the most important in Austria. In addition to domestic flights, it operates with international destinations in Europe.

Official Website:
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open from Monday to Friday between 5:30 am and 11:00 pm, and from 6:00 am to 11:00 pm on the weekends.
Airlines: Austrian Airlines (Tel +43 517 663 5311 - 7:00 am to 7:00 pm), Eurowings (Tel +43 800 802 682), Lufthansa (Tel +43 810 1025 8080).
Annual passenger traffic: 400,000 passengers went through it in 2017.
Tel: +43 7221 6000. E-mail: [email protected] There is an information counter between the Arrivals and Departures areas, available from 5:00 am to 11:00 pm (Tel +43 722 1600 1101).


The airport is located 12 km (8 miles) southwest from downtown Linz.

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What services does Linz airport (LNZ) facilities include

The airport has a bank (Monday to Wednesday from 8:30 am to 12:00 pm), ATMs, conference rooms, internet kiosks and free Wi-Fi access. The Airport Lounge is located on the first floor, by gate 7, and opens from 5:30 am to 11:00 pm; it offers newspapers and magazines, computers, Wi-Fi, TV, showers, drinks, snacks (accessible for passengers from Star Alliance airlines).

Food and Drinks- Café and restaurant in the Departures Hall.
Shopping- There is a shop with duty-free articles in the Departures area and a store selling souvenirs, tobacco and press.
Baggage- Lockers situated behind the car rental offices, in car park 1. Lost and found office in the Arrivals Hall (Tel +43 517 663 5247; e-mail: [email protected]).
Other Services- Baby changing facilities, children's play area, smoking lounge, travel agencies.


Accommodation near Linz airport (LNZ)

The nearest hotels are found in the city centre, among them:

Gasthof Mandorfer (1.7 km/1.1 miles)
Neubauerhof Hörsching (1.7 km/1.1 miles)
Airotel (3.1 km/1.9 miles)
Eee Hotel Traun (3.8 km/2.4 miles)
Hotel Almtalerhof (4.7 km/2.9 miles)


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Public and private transportation

Bus - Line 601 from OÖVV (Tel +43 732 6610 1066) connects the airport with the city centre in 22 minutes. Tickets have a cost of €3.20. Buses operate Mondays through Fridays between 6:00 am and 9:00 pm, Saturdays from 5:30 am to 7:00 pm and Sundays from 9:00 am to 7:30 pm. Stops include Hörsching, Pasching and Leonding.
SMS Flughafentransfer (Tel +43 662 8161) operates door-to-door minibus services inside the Danube-Moldavia region. The company's desk is found in the Arrivals area, across from the terminal exit.

Train - The closest station is in Hörsching, accessed between 5:00 am and 10:00 pm via a shuttle service that must be booked at the airport's information counter or by calling Tel +43 800 206 600. From Hörsching, trains depart every hour to Linz central station (10 min.) and to Wels (14 min.)

Taxi - Ranks are situated directly opposite the Arrivals Hall. Journey time to downtown Linz is around 20 minutes and the fare is €35.00. Available companies are Taxi 600 (Tel +43 722 9600), Taxi Haas (Tel +43 722 969 296), Taxi Jakober (Tel +43 722 970 100), V-P-Shuttle (+43 722 173 1410 / 664 467 8898), Wells Fargo (Tel +43 676 525 6525), Da Willi (Tel +43 664 200 7276 / 676 335 4607).

Further information


Car rental agencies

Car rental offices are located inside car park 1.

Avis/Budget (Tel +43 7221 600 6300 / 6301 - Mondays through Fridays from 8:30 am to 11:00 pm, Saturday from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm, Sunday from 9:00 am to 11:00 pm)
Ecar Rent (Tel +43 316 232 085)
Europcar (Tel +43 1866 1640 - Mondays through Fridays from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm)
Hertz (Tel +43 732 784 841 - 8:00 am to 11:00 pm)
Sixt (Tel +43 810 977 424 / 150 526 4004 - Mondays through Fridays from 8:00 am to 7:00 pm, Saturday from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm)


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Parking services at Linz airport (LNZ)

There are short- and long-term areas and charging stations for electric vehicles. Rates

Parkdeck - Premium spaces directly opposite the main building.
K1, K2, K3 - Lots for short stays, with covered and outdoor spaces, in front of the terminal. The first 2 hours have no charge. 
C1, C2 - Located to the side of the main building, for long periods. A shuttle service departs from C2 to the passenger terminal.


Facilities for passengers with special needs

Inform your airline or travel agent about your needs at the moment of booking. Inside the enclosure there are reserved parking spaces, wheelchairs free of charge, lifts, ramps, adapted toilets, vehicles for passenger transport to the aircraft.

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Latest updates: January 10, 2019