There are 7 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg by plane, train, bus or car

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

Recommended option

Fly to Salzburg  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Salzburg (SZG) FRA - SZG

$106 - $316

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Munich, Munich central bus station X28 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Salzburg 086 / ...

$31 - $51

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Fly to Munich, train  •  4 h 58 min

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

$129 - $289

Train via München Hbf  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...

$107 - $154

Train  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Ec / ...

$100 - $160

Bus, train  •  11 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt am Main to München ZOB
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...

$87 - $158

Drive  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg 336.7 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg is to bus which costs 26€ - 45€ and takes 7 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg is to fly which takes 2 h 19 min and costs 90€ - 280€.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Salzburg is 409 km. The road distance is 539 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station and arriving at Salzburg via Munich, Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Salzburg Hbf. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 5 h 39 min.

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What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Salzburg, Austria?

Austrian Airlines flies from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg via München Hbf in around 5 h 18 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $5,500
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $5,500
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,500
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt am Main to München ZOB
Ave. Duration
8 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Website
eurolines.de

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