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There are 12 ways to get from France to Salzburg by train, bus, car or plane

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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Train  •  9h 4m

  1. Take the train from Paris Est to München Hbf Tgv
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...

$182 - $232

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Bus  •  15h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Rosenheim 1923
  2. Take the bus from Rosenheim to Salzburg, Salzburg South 954 / ...

$56 - $100

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Train via Stuttgart Hbf  •  9h 5m

  1. Take the train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...

$192 - $297

Train via Stuttgart Hbf #2  •  9h 21m

  1. Take the train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Ec / ...

$187 - $282

Bus, train  •  16h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to München Paris - Strasbourg - Varna
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...

$128 - $194

Drive  •  9h 9m

  1. Drive from Paris to Salzburg 617.6 miles

$130 - $200

Train to Saarbrucken, fly to Munich, train  •  6h 2m

  1. Take the train from St Avold to Forbach(F)
  2. Fly from Saarbrucken (SCN) to Munich (MUC) SCN - MUC
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf

$234 - $615

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Salzburg  •  5h 40m

  1. Take the train from Forbach(F) to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Salzburg (SZG) FRA - SZG

$157 - $390

Fly Nice to Munich, train  •  6h 43m

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

$97 - $257

Fly Paris CDG to Munich, train  •  7h 10m

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

$82 - $262

Fly Lyon to Munich, train  •  7h 7m

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

$113 - $289

Fly Toulouse to Munich, train  •  7h 8m

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

$102 - $282

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The cheapest way to get from France to Salzburg is to bus which costs 45€ - 90€ and takes 15h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from France to Salzburg is to train and fly which costs 130€ - 340€ and takes 5h 40m.

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No, there is no direct bus from France to Salzburg. However, there are services departing from Petit Pont and arriving at Salzburg, Salzburg South via Paris, Paris and Rosenheim. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 54m.

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The distance between France and Salzburg is 852 km. The road distance is 988.2 km.

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The best way to get from France to Salzburg without a car is to train which takes 9h 4m and costs 150€ - 210€.

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It takes approximately 9h 4m to get from France to Salzburg, including transfers.

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France to Salzburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris, Paris station.

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The best way to get from France to Salzburg is to train which takes 9h 4m and costs 150€ - 210€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 90€ and takes 15h 54m.

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The quickest flight from Saarbrucken Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 50m.

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

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Map of how to get from France to Salzburg.
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  • Distance: 532.8 miles
  • Duration: 9h 4m

What companies run services between France and Salzburg, Austria?

You can take a train from Paris to Salzburg via Gare De L'est, Paris Est, and München Hbf in around 9h 4m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris to Salzburg via Ministere De L'economie Et Des Finances, Paris, Paris, and Rosenheim in around 15h 54m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Saarbrucken to Munich
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Flights from Frankfurt to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Nice to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Flights from Nice to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Flights from Paris CDG to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Paris CDG to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Lyon to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Flights from Lyon to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Flights from Toulouse to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Flights from Toulouse to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $460
Flights from Toulouse to Munich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $370
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nice to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Paris CDG to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Saarbrucken to Munich
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Nice to Munich via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $460
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Toulouse to Munich via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Toulouse to Munich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $430
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
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
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Train from Forbach(F) to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$32 - $37
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$32 - $37
1st Class
$50 - $60
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 Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Forbach(F) to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$21 - $25
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from St Avold to Forbach(F)
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$10 - $16
1st Class
$12 - $19
Bus operators
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 Paris, Paris to Rosenheim
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Rosenheim to Salzburg, Salzburg South
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to München
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Karat-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Munich Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
Karat-S

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