Duration 5h 42m
Distance 570 km
Average price 70€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The train between Mainz and Salzburg takes 5h 42m. There is at least one train per day from Mainz 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. Mainz Hbf
  2. Salzburg
5h 42m
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50€ - 75€

Mainz to Salzburg train times

Trains run twice daily between Mainz and Salzburg. The service departs Mainz at 10:17 in the morning, which arrives into Salzburg at 15:59. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 5h 42m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Mainz Hbf and arriving at Salzburg Hbf. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 42m.

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The distance between Mainz and Salzburg is 425 km. The road distance is 570 km.

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Mainz to Salzburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, depart from Mainz Hbf station.

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

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What companies run services between Mainz and Salzburg?

Deutsche Bahn Eurocity operates a train from Mainz to Salzburg twice daily. Tickets cost 50€ - 75€ and the journey takes 5h 42m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
Twice daily
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Ave. Duration
5h 19m
Twice a week
Estimated price
65€ - 110€

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