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There are 13 ways to get from Fort William to Salzburg by bus, plane, train, car, car ferry, bus and ferry, night bus or car train

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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Bus to Glasgow, fly to Salzburg  •  9h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Yacht Club to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Salzburg (SZG) GLA - SZG

$121 - $269

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Bus to Inverness, fly to Salzburg  •  9h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
  2. Fly from Inverness (INV) to Salzburg (SZG) INV - SZG

$99 - $488

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Train, bus to Edinburgh, fly to Salzburg  •  9h 40m

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  3. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Salzburg (SZG) EDI - SZG

$143 - $286

Bus to Glasgow, fly to Munich, train  •  10h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Yacht Club to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Munich (MUC) GLA - MUC
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf

$131 - $399

Bus to Inverness, fly to Munich, train  •  12h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
  2. Fly from Inverness (INV) to Munich (MUC) INV - MUC
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf

$109 - $398

Train, bus to Edinburgh, fly to Munich  •  12h 19m

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  3. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Munich (MUC) EDI - MUC
  4. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf

$133 - $336

Train  •  26h 18m

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
  3. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal
  4. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Frankfurt
  5. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...
  6. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...

$379 - $740

Train, bus  •  34h 7m

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow to London Victoria Coach Station M11
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...
  5. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...

$218 - $356

Drive, car ferry, train  •  34h 3m

  1. Drive from Corran Ferry, Slipway to Newcastle upon Tyne
  2. Take the car ferry from Newcastle upon Tyne to IJmuiden
  3. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
  4. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  5. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...

$279 - $577

Bus, bus and ferry  •  37h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station 916 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow to London Victoria Coach Station M11
  3. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  4. Take the bus from Lille to Ghent 803 / ...
  5. Take the bus from Gent to Walseberg Zoll

$171 - $302

Bus, night bus  •  38h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station 916 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals M20
  3. Take the bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière
  4. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station to Salzburg, Salzburg South

$121 - $210

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  21h 50m

  1. Drive from Fort William to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Est to München Hbf Tgv
  5. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...

$538 - $652

Drive, car ferry  •  20h 44m

  1. Drive from Fort William to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Salzburg

$298 - $434

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Fort William to Salzburg is to bus and fly which costs £90 - £210 and takes 9h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Fort William to Salzburg is to bus and fly which costs £90 - £210 and takes 9h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fort William station to Salzburg. However, there are services departing from Fort William, Bus Station and arriving at Salzburg Makartplatz via Glasgow, London Victoria, Lille, Gent and Großgmain Wartberg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37h 14m.

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No, there is no direct train from Fort William to Salzburg. However, there are services departing from Fort William and arriving at Salzburg Hbf via Edinburgh, London St. Pancras Int., Amsterdam Centraal, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and München Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26h 18m.

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The distance between Fort William and Salzburg is 989 miles.

The best way to get from Fort William to Salzburg without a car is to train which takes 26h 18m and costs £290 - £600.

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It takes approximately 9h 21m to get from Fort William to Salzburg, including transfers.

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Fort William to Salzburg bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Fort William, Bus Station.

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Fort William to Salzburg train services, operated by Caledonian Sleeper, depart from Fort William station.

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There is no direct flight from Glasgow Airport to Salzburg Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 55m and has one stopover.

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Map of how to get from Fort William to Salzburg.
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  • Distance: 988.6 miles
  • Duration: 9h 21m

What companies run services between Fort William, Scotland and Salzburg, Austria?

You can take a train from Fort William to Salzburg via Edinburgh, London Kings Cross, London St. Pancras Int., Amsterdam Centraal, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, and München Hbf in around 26h 18m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Salzburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Glasgow to Salzburg via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Inverness to Salzburg via Manchester
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Inverness to Salzburg via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Edinburgh to Salzburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Flights from Edinburgh to Salzburg via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Flights from Glasgow to Munich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Inverness to Munich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Edinburgh to Munich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Salzburg via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Glasgow to Salzburg via Belfast (Aldergrove), Bristol
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Inverness to Salzburg via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Edinburgh to Salzburg via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Edinburgh to Salzburg via Bristol
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Edinburgh to Salzburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Flights from Inverness to Munich via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Inverness to Munich via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Edinburgh to Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Edinburgh to Munich via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Edinburgh to Munich via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Salzburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $440
Flights from Inverness to Salzburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Inverness to Salzburg via London Luton, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Edinburgh to Salzburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Glasgow to Munich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Inverness to Munich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Edinburgh to Munich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Glasgow to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Inverness to Salzburg via Amsterdam Schiphol, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Edinburgh to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $800
Flights from Glasgow to Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $9,000
Flights from Glasgow to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $9,000
Flights from Inverness to Munich via Bristol
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Edinburgh to Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Edinburgh to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Glasgow to Salzburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,300
Flights from Glasgow to Munich via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Edinburgh to Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Edinburgh to Munich via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to Salzburg via Dublin
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Edinburgh to Salzburg via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Inverness to Salzburg via Manchester
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $460
Flights from Edinburgh to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Inverness to Salzburg via Amsterdam Schiphol, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Edinburgh to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $800
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Inverness to Salzburg via London Luton, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Inverness to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$75 - $410
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Inverness to Munich via Bristol
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Munich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Fort William to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
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
1h 57m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Fort William to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$192
Sleeper Seat
$28 - $45
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $310
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$90 - $310
Premier
$230 - $350
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Paris Est to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 34m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $180
1st Class
$210 - $310
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Yacht Club to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Shiel Buses
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Glasgow to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
National Express
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
Megabus UK
Night bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
Megabus UK
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
elines.cz
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 Lille to Ghent
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station to Salzburg, Salzburg South
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
regiojet.com
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from Newcastle upon Tyne to IJmuiden
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $190
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$26 - $35
Reclining Seat
$40
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$61
2-bed inside cabin
$110 - $160

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Fort William to Salzburg bus services, operated by Turancar, arrive at Walseberg Zoll station.

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Salzburg is 1h ahead of Fort William. It is currently 7:46 AM in Fort William and 8:46 AM in Salzburg.

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

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Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines, Eurowings and five other airlines offer flights from Glasgow Airport to Salzburg Airport.

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There are 1243+ hotels available in Salzburg. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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