There are 7 ways to get from Bratislava to Salzburg by train, bus, car or plane

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What companies run services between Bratislava, Slovakia and Salzburg, Austria?

You can take a train from Bratislava to Salzburg via Wien Hbf in around 3 h 45 min. Alternatively, Eurolines Slovakia operates a bus from Bratislava to Salzburg once daily. Tickets cost $28 - $50 and the journey takes 6 h 1 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Salzburg
Avg. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Vienna to Linz
Avg. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Vienna to Innsbruck
Avg. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Avg. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Wels Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Avg. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Avg. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
WESTbahn Gmbh
Phone
+43 1 89900
Email
meinenachricht@westbahn.at
Website
westbahn.at
Train from Wien Westbahnhof to Salzburg Hbf
Avg. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$31 - $36
Schedules at
westbahn.at
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vídeň, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
Avg. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP to Vienna Airport
Avg. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines Slovakia
Website
eurolines.sk
Bus from Bratislava to Salzburg - Lastenstraße
Avg. Duration
6 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Schedules at
eurolines.sk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Bratislava to Salzburg?

The distance between Bratislava and Salzburg is 305 km. The road distance is 383 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Bratislava to Salzburg?

The cheapest way to get from Bratislava to Salzburg is to bus which costs 30€ and takes 6 h 1 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Bratislava to Salzburg?

The quickest way to get from Bratislava to Salzburg is to bus and fly which takes 2 h 49 min and costs 95€.

Is there a direct train between Bratislava and Salzburg?

No, there is no direct train from Bratislava to Salzburg. However, there are services departing from Bratislava hl.st. and arriving at Salzburg Hbf via Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

Is there a direct bus between Bratislava and Salzburg?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bratislava and arriving at Salzburg - Lastenstraße. Services depart once daily, and operate Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 6 h 1 min.

How long does it take to get from Bratislava to Salzburg?

It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from Bratislava to Salzburg, including transfers.