Linzer Stadion - LASK Linz Stadium Guide

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Last Updated: September 5, 2021

Aerial view of Linzer Stadion

Linzer Stadion is a multi-purpose sports stadium which is predominantly used to host the football matches of FC Blau-Weiß Linz and the more successful LASK Linz. First opened in 1952, today’s version of the ground is capable of accommodating 18,000 supporters per match.

LASK Linz Stadium Guide

Stadium Facts

Overview
Team:LASK Linz
Opened:1952
Capacity:18,000
Address: Ziegeleistraße 76 , Linz, 4020
Pitch Size:105 m x 68 m
Stadium Owner:Real Estate Linz GmbH
Operator:LIVA Ges.mbH
Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Linzer_Stadion
Stadium Names
Names:Gugl-Oval
Construction Details
Renovated:2010-2012, 2021 (Planned)

Linzer Stadion History

First opened in 1952, the stadium was constructed on the former site of Froschberg-Brickworks factory and is informally known as Stadion Auf der Gugl” due to its hilltop location within the city of Linz.

Linzer Stadium was most recently renovated in 2012 with the installation of the popular rail seating which permits safe standing. The stadium’s capacity is now officially given as 18,000 however additional supporters could be accommodated by converting more seating sections to terraces.

Main entrance to Linzer Stadion

View of Linzer Stadion

LASK Info

Full Name:Linzer Athletik-Sport-Klub
Rivals:Blau-Weiß Linz
Founded:1908
Team Colours:White and Black
Nicknames:Die Schwarz-Weißen (The Black Whites), Die Laskler
Official Website:https://www.lask.at/home/
Team Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LASK

Matchday Experience

Linzer Stadion Away Section

If any Austrian Football Trippers know where the visiting supporters are located then please get in touch!

LASK Linz Club Shop

Fans can purchase official merchandise of LASK Linz from the club’s online store.

Can you take a stadium Tour?

No tours are available of the facilities at Linzer Stadion.

How to buy LASK Linz Tickets

Tickets to see LASK play at home can be purchased via the typical channels including at the stadium before kick-off, and online from the official website

On the day Prices

  • Seating: €20.00
  • General Admission: €16.00

Be advised that booking tickets in advance can result in small savings of €2.00 per ticket.

How to get to Linzer Stadion

Where is Linzer Stadion?

Linzer Stadion is located 2.2 km from the centre of Linz which Google maps defines as being the area of “Altstadtviertel”around the south bank of the Danube River.


Driving

The stadium’s address for satnav is as follows:

  • Roseggerstraße 41, 4020 Linz, Austria

Car Parks

There is a medium sized car park at the stadium which is accessible from Ziegeleistrabe.

Train - Public Transport

Linz Railway Station (Hbf) located 1.5 k km east of LASK’s ground is the third largest in Austria so you know that it is well connected to the rest of Austria and Europe.

Main platform of Linz station

Public Transport of Linzer Stadion

Airports and Flying

Linz Airport known as “Blue Danube” is located 15 km south-west of the historic town centre and is a major airport for Upper Austria Region. Upon landing you can travel into the city centre in approximately 20 minutes via the number 601 bus.

Hotels Near Linzer Stadion

Hotel Ibis right outside Linz Railway Station is a safe choice due to its location with the city centre also boasting the likes of Park Inn by Radisson, and the affordable Hotel Garni Wilder Mann which is two stars yet still rather pleasant.

Frequently Asked Questions

Who plays at Linzer Stadion?

Austrian side LASK Linz play their home matches at Linzer Stadion.

What is the capacity of Linzer Stadion?

As of 2021 Linzer Stadion has an official seating capacity of 18,000 for Football matches.

When was Linzer Stadion opened?

Linzer Stadion officially opened in 1952 and is home to LASK Linz

What is the postcode for Linzer Stadion?

The postcode for Linzer Stadion is 4020.

Are there any Covid restrictions at the stadium?

Covid Restrictions may be in place when you visit Linzer Stadion in 2021. Please visit the official website of LASK Linz for full information on changes due to the Coronavirus.

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