© Donauschlinge Schlögen © Oberösterreich Tourismus / Steininger
Donauschlinge Schlögen © Oberösterreich Tourismus / Steininger

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Location and getting there

How to arrive in the Danube Upper Austrian region?
The fast way to your destination – by train, bus, car, boat or plane.

By train and bus:

Rail passengers choose the railway stations Passau, Linz or Amstetten on the Westbahn line. Use the train as a convenient means of getting to your Danube holiday.

The Donauuferbahn brings its guests more comfortably to the towns on the left bank of the Strudengau or the Mühlkreisbahn from Linz to the Mühlviertel.

We recommend the timetable information of the respective transport companies:


Many hosts pick up their guests on request from the train stations.


Radtramper Donau:

This special train for cyclists runs daily from 1 May to 26 October and can carry 75 bicycles:
Wien Franz-Josefs-Station OFF 06:55 Uhr - Passau Station AT 11:54 Uhr
Passau Station OFF 17:44 - Wien Franz-Josefs-Station AT 22:33 Uhr

ÖBB-Customer Service 05-1717; www.oebb.at


By car:

If you come by car from the direction of Munich or Regensburg, use the highway A1 (Salzburg - Linz) or the highway A8 (Passau - Linz).

If you are coming from Vienna, take the A1 motorway (Vienna - Linz).

Route planner

By boat:

Line shipping between Passau-Linz and Linz-Wien: Donauschifffahrt Wurm+Noé: +49 851 92 92 92 


More information about shipping at the Danube you will find here


By plane:

The Blue Danube Airport Linz is approximately 15 kilometers away from the city center.


Contact & Service

Danube Upper Austria
WGD Donau Oberösterreich Tourismus GmbH Tourismusverband Donau Oberösterreich
Lindengasse 9
4040 Linz

+43 732 7277-800
+43 732 7277-804