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Duration 2h 33m
Distance 296.2 km
Average price 35€
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Wien Hbf and Salzburg takes 2h 33m and the fastest train takes 2h 22m. There is an hourly train service from Wien Hbf 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. Wien Hbf
  2. Salzburg
2h 22m
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8€ - 75€

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Salzburg Hbf. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 22m.

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The distance between Wien Hbf and Salzburg is 252 km. The road distance is 296.2 km.

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Wien Hbf to Salzburg train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Wien Hbf station.

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Wien Hbf to Salzburg train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Salzburg Hbf station.

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What companies run services between Wien Hbf and Salzburg?

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Wien Hbf to Salzburg Hbf hourly. Tickets cost 50€ - 75€ and the journey takes 2h 22m. Three other operators also service this route.
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 75€

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
Austrian Railways
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RegioJet
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 28€
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Vienna, Hbf to Salzburg, Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 28€
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
1st Class
18€ - 28€
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
15€ - 18€
Railjet
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 65€

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 Wien Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 65€
Website
Railjet
WESTbahn Gmbh
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
25€ - 30€
Phone
+43 1 89900
Email
meinenachricht@westbahn.at
Website
westbahn.at
Train from Wien Westbahnhof to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
25€ - 30€
Website
WESTbahn Gmbh
Flixtrain
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 21€
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Vienna, Vienna Europaplatz to Salzburg, Salzburg
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 21€
Website
Flixtrain
Nightjet
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Wien Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
Nightjet

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