There are 5 ways to get from Lake Bled to Salzburg by bus, train or car

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Bus, train  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Bled to Villach N947 / ...
  2. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Rj / ...

$29 - $50

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Bled to Rosenheim 954
  2. Take the bus from Rosenheim to Salzburg, Salzburg South N391

$22 - $37

3 alternative options

Train via Jesenice(SL)  •  5 h 25 min

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

$36 - $61

Train  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Lesce-Bled to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Rj / ...

$36 - $60

Drive  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Lake Bled to Salzburg 147.2 miles

$29 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Lake Bled to Salzburg is to drive which costs 25€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lake Bled to Salzburg is to drive which costs 25€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lake Bled to Salzburg. However, there are services departing from Bled and arriving at Salzburg, Salzburg South via Rosenheim. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lake Bled to Salzburg. However, there are services departing from Bled Jezero and arriving at Salzburg Hbf via Jesenice(SL) and Villach Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

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The distance between Lake Bled and Salzburg is 178 km. The road distance is 235.5 km.

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The best way to get from Lake Bled to Salzburg without a car is to bus and train which takes 4 h 33 min and costs 24€ - 45€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 33 min to get from Lake Bled to Salzburg, including transfers.

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Lake Bled to Salzburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bled station.

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Lake Bled to Salzburg train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Villach Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Lake Bled to Salzburg is to train which takes 5 h 25 min and costs 30€ - 55€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 18€ - 35€ and takes 6 h 20 min.

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

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Lake Bled to Salzburg train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Salzburg Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Lake Bled to Salzburg.
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  • Distance: 111.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 33 min

What companies run services between Lake Bled, Slovenia and Salzburg, Austria?

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Lake Bled to Salzburg every 2 hours. Tickets cost $26 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lake Bled to Salzburg via Rosenheim in around 6 h 20 min.

Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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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Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bled to Villach
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bled to Rosenheim
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Rosenheim to Salzburg, Salzburg South
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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