There are 5 ways to get from Innsbruck to Salzburg by train, bus, rideshare 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

Train  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Rj / ...

$28 - $45

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Innsbruck to Salzburg 114.2 miles

$12

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Innsbruck to Salzburg

$20 - $24

Train via Wörgl Hbf  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Wörgl Hbf Rex / ...
  2. Take the train from Wörgl Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Rex / ...

$40 - $64

Drive  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Innsbruck to Salzburg 115.8 miles

$21 - $35

What companies run services between Innsbruck, Austria and Salzburg, Austria?

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Innsbruck to Salzburg 5 times a day. Tickets cost $28 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 48 min. EuroNight also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, Eurolines CH operates a bus from Innsbruck to Salzburg twice a week. Tickets cost $20 - $24 and the journey takes 1 h 50 min.

Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Wörgl Hbf
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Wörgl Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Innsbruck to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Book at
eurolines.ch
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Innsbruck to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Innsbruck and Salzburg is 137 km. The road distance is 185 km.

The cheapest way to get from Innsbruck to Salzburg is to rideshare which costs 10€ and takes 2 h 26 min.

The quickest way to get from Innsbruck to Salzburg is to train which takes 1 h 48 min and costs 24€ - 40€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Innsbruck Hbf and arriving at Salzburg Hbf. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 48 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Innsbruck and arriving at Salzburg. Services depart twice a week, and operate Tuesday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

The train from Innsbruck Hbf to Salzburg Hbf takes 1 h 48 min including transfers and departs every four hours.