Hotel Schwarzer Bär in Linz

~ Location & Directions

easily & quickly accessible from the hotel:

  • Main square – 3 minutes walk
  • Country road (pedestrian zone) – 3 minutes walk
  • Linz Old Town – 2 minutes walk
  • Landestheater – 2 minutes walk
  • St. Mary’s Cathedral – 5 minutes walk
  • Castle Museum – 10 minutes walk
  • Lentos Art Museum, Brucknerhaus – 10 to 15 minutes on foot
  • Ars Electronica Center (AEC) – 15 minutes on foot
  • Landesgalerie Linz – 10 minutes walk
  • Boat pier – 10 minutes walk
  • Stadium of the city of Linz – 15 min. Bus
  • Botanical Garden of the City of Linz – 15 min. Bus
  • Casino Linz (Casinos Austria) – 10 min. Streetcar
  • Design Center – 15 min. Streetcar + Bus
  • Pöstlingberg – 30 min. Streetcar + mountain railroad
  • and much more.

Our location at the pulse of the city - in the heart of the city!

Due to our location in the Herrenstraße, the traffic-calmed center of the city, you are only a three-minute walk away from Linz’s main square, the worth seeing old town and many shopping possibilities. All sights as well as cultural addresses around the Hotel Schwarzer Bär such as the Landestheater, the Brucknerhaus, the Lentos Art Museum or the Ars Electronica Center are within easy walking distance. For excursions to the nearby Pöstlingberg you can take the Pöstlingbergbahn, the steepest adhesion railroad in Europe, and for a boat trip on the Danube, excursion boats arrive and depart daily!

4 stars – Hotel Schwarzer Bär – Linz

Enjoy the fast, uncomplicated approach to our hotel and the ideal location in the center of the city – we are already looking forward to your booking request.

~ Hotel Schwarzer Bär

The hotel in Linz with parking

How to get to the hotel - fast and easy access!

Hotel Schwarzer Bär
Herrenstrasse 11
4020 Linz
Upper Austria

The entire journey at a glance: Directions

~ How to reach us ~

HOTEL SCHWARZER BÄR – Herrenstraße 11 in 4020 Linz, +43 732 772477

By car

Access to the hotel in Linz with parking allowed through the pedestrian zone for hotel guests.

From the Westautobahn A1 from Salzburg, Munich, Vienna: change to the Mühlkreisautobahn A7 (city highway) – exit Zentrum – Waldeggstraße – Sandgasse – Hopfengasse – Kapuzinerstraße – before the Römertunnel turn right into Klammstraße – Promenade (directly on the big crosswalk) – turn right into Herrenstraße (pedestrian zone “access to the hotel allowed”). You will find us as the fifth house on the left side. The entrance to the underground car park is directly at the hotel.

From the Mühlkreisautobahn A7 from Freistadt, Prague: Exit Hafenstraße – right Untere Donaulände – under the bridge until before the Römertunnel – drive through Römertunnel, turn left into Klammstraße – Promenade (directly on the large crosswalk) – turn right Herrenstraße (pedestrian zone “access to the hotel allowed”). You will find us as the fifth house on the left side. The entrance to the underground car park is directly at the hotel.

We have our own parking garage (fee required; entrance is directly at the hotel in the pedestrian zone). Parking subject to availability; reservation not possible.

Furthermore, there are enough bus parking spaces near the hotel.

by train

Linz main station – take streetcar line 1, 2, 3 to Taubenmarkt station – 250 m walk – Promenade 200 m – turn left into Herrenstraße, 50 m to the hotel.

by plane

Blue Danube Airport Linz, Hörsching.
Upon request, we will gladly organize a shuttle service from or to the airport for a fee.


From the hotel you can reach:
Cab stand – 200 m
Tramway – 250 m
Train station – 823 m
Linz Airport – 13 km

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