There are 3 ways to get from Buchs to Salzburg by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Buchs SG to Salzburg Hbf Rj

$55 - $90

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Train, bus  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Buchs SG to St. Gallen 87-Y / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sankt Gallen to Salzburg

$42 - $88

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Buchs to Salzburg 234.3 miles

$45 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from Buchs to Salzburg is to train and bus which costs SFr 40 - SFr 85 and takes 6 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buchs to Salzburg is to drive which costs SFr 45 - SFr 70 and takes 3 h 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Buchs SG and arriving at Salzburg Hbf. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 9 min.

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The distance between Buchs and Salzburg is 277 km. The road distance is 374.8 km.

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The best way to get from Buchs to Salzburg without a car is to train which takes 4 h 9 min and costs SFr 50 - SFr 90.

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The train from Buchs SG to Salzburg Hbf takes 4 h 9 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Buchs to Salzburg train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Buchs SG station.

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Buchs to Salzburg train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Salzburg Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Buchs to Salzburg is 375 km. It takes approximately 3 h 37 min to drive from Buchs to Salzburg.

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There are 1252+ hotels available in Salzburg. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 173.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 9 min

What companies run services between Buchs, Canton of St. Gallen, Switzerland and Salzburg, Austria?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Buchs to Salzburg every 4 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $90 and the journey takes 4 h 9 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Buchs SG to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Buchs SG to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Thurbo
Phone
+41 71 554 00 00
Website
thurbo.ch
Train from Buchs SG to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
thurbo.ch
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Sankt Gallen to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Book at
eurolines.ch

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