Directions from Bolzano to Salzburg

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Recommended option

Bus  •  4 h 45 min

$30 - $45

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Rex / ...
  2. Rj

$40 - $68

Drive  •  3 h 14 min

  1. 189.7 miles

$45 - $70

What companies run services between Bolzano, Italy and Salzburg, Austria?

Eurolines IT operates a bus from Bolzano to Salzburg twice a week. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 4 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bolzano to Salzburg via Innsbruck Hbf in around 4 h 50 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bolzano/Bozen to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bolzano and Salzburg is 194 km. The road distance is 304 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bolzano to Salzburg is to bus which costs 28€ - 40€ and takes 4 h 45 min.

The quickest way to get from Bolzano to Salzburg is to drive which takes 3 h 14 min and costs 35€ - 60€.

No, there is no direct train from Bolzano to Salzburg. However, there are services departing from Bolzano/Bozen and arriving at Salzburg Hbf via Innsbruck Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 50 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bolzano and arriving at Salzburg Lastenstraße. Services depart twice a week, and operate Thursday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 45 min.

The bus from Bolzano to Salzburg Lastenstraße takes 4 h 45 min including transfers and departs twice a week.