Duration 8h 49m
Distance 753.8 km
Average price 160€
Frequency 12/day

Trip overview

The average train between Dortmund and Salzburg takes 8h 49m and the fastest train takes 7h 16m. There is a train service every few hours from Dortmund to Salzburg. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Dortmund Hbf
  2. Muenchen Hbf
  3. Salzburg
7h 55m
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141€ - 236€

Dortmund to Salzburg train times

Trains run every two hours between Dortmund and Salzburg. The earliest departure is at 03:53 in the morning, and the last departure from Dortmund is at 20:56 which arrives into Salzburg at 07:58. All services require a transfer at MUENCHEN HBF and take an average of 8h 49m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Dortmund to Salzburg. However, there are services departing from Dortmund Hbf and arriving at Salzburg Hbf via Muenchen Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 55m.

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The distance between Dortmund and Salzburg is 576 km. The road distance is 753.8 km.

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Dortmund to Salzburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Dortmund Hbf station.

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Dortmund to Salzburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, arrive at Salzburg Hbf station.

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