There are 5 ways to get from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Salzburg by plane, train, car or shuttle
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Fly • 1 h 4 min
$75 - $310
Train Flixtrain • 3 h 42 min
$26 - $35
3 alternative options
Train • 3 h 15 min
$40 - $70
Drive • 3 h 3 min
$35 - $55
Shuttle • 3 h 3 min
$120 - $650
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Salzburg is to train which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 3 h 42 min.
The quickest way to get from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Salzburg is to fly which costs 65€ - 270€ and takes 1 h 4 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Flughafen Wien and arriving at Salzburg Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 15 min.
The distance between Vienna Airport (VIE) and Salzburg is 264 km. The road distance is 322 km.
The best way to get from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Salzburg without a car is to train which takes 3 h 15 min and costs 35€ - 60€.
It takes approximately 1 h 4 min to get from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Salzburg, including transfers.
Vienna Airport (VIE) to Salzburg train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Flughafen Wien station.
The best way to get from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Salzburg is to fly which takes 1 h 4 min and costs 65€ - 270€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 3 h 15 min.
The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Salzburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.
Vienna Airport (VIE) to Salzburg train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Salzburg Hbf station.
What companies run services between Vienna Airport (VIE), Austria and Salzburg, Austria?
Austrian Airlines flies from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Salzburg 3 times a day. Alternatively, Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Salzburg hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $70 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min.
Flights from Vienna to Salzburg
- Ave. Duration
- 50 min
- Every day
- Estimated price
- $100 - $420
The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.
Train from Flughafen Wien to Salzburg Hbf
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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna Airport (VIE) to Salzburg is 322 km. It takes approximately 3 h 3 min to drive from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Salzburg.
Austrian Airlines offers flights from Vienna Airport to Salzburg Airport.
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