Duration 1h 43m
Distance 144 km
Average price 30€
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Munich and Salzburg takes 1h 43m and the fastest train takes 1h 28m. There is an hourly train service from Munich 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.

Train

  1. Muenchen Hbf
  2. Salzburg
1h 42m
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19€ - 70€

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Muenchen Hbf and arriving at Salzburg Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 42m.

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The distance between Munich and Salzburg is 116 km. The road distance is 144 km.

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

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

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What companies run services between Munich and Salzburg?

Deutsche Bahn Eurocity operates a train from Muenchen Hbf to Salzburg Hbf every 4 hours. Tickets cost 19€ - 27€ and the journey takes 1h 42m. Three other operators also service this route.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 27€

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Phone
+49 8024 997171
Email
kontakt@bayerischeoberlandbahn.de
Website
meridian-bob-brb.de
Train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10 to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Railjet
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
23€ - 35€

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Railjet
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 70€

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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