There are 11 ways to get from Brussels to Salzburg by plane, train, car or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Brussels to Salzburg  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Salzburg (SZG) BRU - SZG

$50 - $291

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Fly Brussels to Munich, train  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Munich (MUC) BRU - MUC
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf

$113 - $304

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Salzburg  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Düsseldorf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Salzburg (SZG) DUS - SZG

$130 - $337

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Salzburg  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Salzburg (SZG) FRA - SZG

$178 - $428

Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Salzburg  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof
  2. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Salzburg (SZG) CGN - SZG

$133 - $426

Train via München Hbf  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...

$188 - $288

Drive, train  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Köln Hbf
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...

$168 - $260

Train  •  11 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Ec

$188 - $268

Bus Turancar  •  14 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruxelles Gare du Nord to Bad Reichenhall

$67 - $101

Bus FlixBus  •  14 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Munich, Munich central bus station N136 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Salzburg 086 / ...

$54 - $101

Drive  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Salzburg 578.6 miles

$120 - $180

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels station to Salzburg. However, there are services departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station and arriving at Salzburg via Munich, Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Salzburg. However, there are services departing from Brusel Nord and arriving at Salzburg Hbf via Köln Hbf and München Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 32 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Salzburg is 715 km. The road distance is 925.7 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Salzburg without a car is to train which takes 9 h 32 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 21 min to get from Brussels to Salzburg, including transfers.

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Brussels to Salzburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels, Brussels-North station.

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Brussels to Salzburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Brusel Nord station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Salzburg is to fly which takes 5 h 21 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 9 h 32 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 14 h 38 min.

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There is no direct flight from Brussels Airport to Salzburg Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Brussels to Salzburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Salzburg station.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Salzburg.
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  • Distance: 446.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 21 min

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Salzburg, Austria?

Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa and five other airlines fly from Brussels to Salzburg hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Brussels to Salzburg via Köln Hauptbahnhof, Köln Hbf, and München Hbf in around 9 h 32 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Flights from Brussels to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Flights from Dusseldorf to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Frankfurt to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Brussels to Salzburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Salzburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Frankfurt to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $700
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Salzburg via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Salzburg via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brussels to Salzburg via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
8 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$70 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $140
Bus operators
Turancar
Website
turancar.sk
Bus from Bruxelles Gare du Nord to Bad Reichenhall
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Schedules at
turancar.sk
Bus from Bruxelles Gare du Nord to Munich
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
turancar.sk
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Brussels North to Munich ZOB Hackerbrucke
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
eurolines.de

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Brussels to Salzburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Salzburg Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Salzburg is 926 km. It takes approximately 8 h 29 min to drive from Brussels to Salzburg.

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Brussels Airlines, Ryanair, easyJet and two other airlines offer flights from Brussels Airport to Salzburg Airport.

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Book your Brussels to Salzburg bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 1241+ hotels available in Salzburg. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 17 min and costs .

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