If you stay for a longer time in Austria, you should check the different ticket options available for the public transportation system.
An advantage of OÖVV, which is the public transportation company for Upper Austria, is the free choice of public transport and free alteration between the OÖVV transportation companies along the selected route. Please consider the special arrangements in the central zones of Linz, Wels, and Steyr.
You can choose between two railway companies
In any case, do compare the prices. Please also mind that the tickets are not interchangeable between the railway companies!
If you stay longer and would like to discover Austria by train, it is worth getting the OEBB Vorteilscard.
LINZ AG LINIEN has different ticket offers. In addition to the classic MINI, MIDI, MAXI and MEGA (annual) tickets, weekly and monthly tickets are available for your individual mobility requirements. Children, pupils, students, trainees, employed persons, senior citizens as well as owners of an Active Pass can get low-price tickets based on socially adjusted fares and special discounts. MEGA tickets (annual network ticket) are available as transferable tickets for adults, senior citizens and students. There is a Job Ticket available for people commuting to and from their workplaces.
Wels Linien offers different tickets for the public transportation in Wels.
Stadtbetriebe Steyr GmbH has also a range on different options for public transportation tickets.