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There are 3 ways to get from Austria to Salzkammergut by train or car

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Train  •  4h 52m

  1. Take the train from Wien Meidling to Bad Ischl Ic

39€ - 57€

Cheapest option

Train via Attnang-Puchheim  •  5h 8m

  1. Take the train from Wien Westbahnhof to Attnang-Puchheim
  2. Take the train from Attnang-Puchheim to Bad Ischl Re / ...

35€ - 45€

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Drive  •  3h 2m

  1. Drive from Vienna to Salzkammergut 176.1 miles

28€ - 45€

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The cheapest way to get from Austria to Salzkammergut is to drive which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 3h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Austria to Salzkammergut is to drive which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 3h 2m.

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The distance between Austria and Salzkammergut is 65 km. The road distance is 281.7 km.

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The best way to get from Austria to Salzkammergut without a car is to train which takes 4h 52m and costs 35€ - 60€.

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It takes approximately 4h 52m to get from Austria to Salzkammergut, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Austria to Salzkammergut is 282 km. It takes approximately 3h 2m to drive from Austria to Salzkammergut.

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There are 1012+ hotels available in Salzkammergut. Prices start at 67€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Austria to Salzkammergut.
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  • Distance: 40.7 miles
  • Duration: 4h 52m

What companies run services between Austria and Salzkammergut, Austria?

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Vienna to Salzkammergut 3 times a week. Tickets cost 30€ - 55€ and the journey takes 2h 45m.

Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

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
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Meidling to Bad Ischl
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
30€ - 55€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Attnang-Puchheim to Bad Ischl
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 14€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
WESTbahn Gmbh
Phone
+43 1 89900
Email
meinenachricht@westbahn.at
Website
westbahn.at
Train from Wien Westbahnhof to Attnang-Puchheim
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
20€ - 24€
Schedules at
westbahn.at

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