The Western Line between Vienna and Linz Kleinmünchen has already been upgraded to four tracks throughout. This impresses thanks to considerably shorter journey times, modern stops and a high level of comfort when travelling. The next step required involves upgrading the tracks between Linz and Wels. Because this section still only has two tracks, which restricts capacity. The four-track upgrade between Marchtrenk and Wels will create a clear run by helping to remove the bottleneck.
- More room for passenger and freight train
- Better selection of regional and express train services
- Modern, accessible railway stations
- Stimuli for the regional economy