There are 6 ways to get from Lake Constance to Salzburg by car, train, bus or plane

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Drive, train  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Lake Constance to Landeck-Zams
  2. Take the train from Landeck-Zams to Salzburg Hbf Rj

$55 - $89

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Bus Eurolines CH  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Sankt Gallen to Salzburg

$38 - $53

4 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Friedrichshafen to Munich, Munich central bus station 006 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Salzburg 086 / ...

$59 - $80

Train  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Friedrichshafen Stadt to Ulm Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Ulm Hbf to München Hbf Re / ...
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...

$127 - $187

Drive  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Lake Constance to Salzburg 211.7 miles

$40 - $65

Fly  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Friedrichshafen (FDH) to Salzburg (SZG) FDH - SZG

$206 - $716

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The distance between Lake Constance and Salzburg is 269 km. The road distance is 338.8 km.

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The best way to get from Lake Constance to Salzburg without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from Lake Constance to Salzburg, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Lake Constance to Salzburg is to bus which takes 5 h 48 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 6 h 3 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 4 h 22 min.

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There is no direct flight from Friedrichshafen Airport to Salzburg Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lake Constance to Salzburg is 339 km. It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to drive from Lake Constance to Salzburg.

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Germania, Cairo Aviation, British Airways and four other airlines offer flights from Friedrichshafen Airport to Salzburg Airport.

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There are 1241+ hotels available in Salzburg. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Lake Constance to Friedrichshafen Airport is to taxi which takes 27 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Lake Constance to Salzburg.
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  • Distance: 168 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 20 min

What companies run services between Lake Constance, Baden-Württemberg, Germany and Salzburg, Austria?

You can take a bus from Lake Constance to Salzburg via Friedrichshafen and Munich, Munich central bus station in around 5 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lake Constance to Salzburg via Friedrichshafen Stadt, Ulm Hbf, and München Hbf in around 6 h 3 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Friedrichshafen to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Friedrichshafen to Salzburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Friedrichshafen to Salzburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Friedrichshafen to Salzburg via Frankfurt, Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Friedrichshafen to Salzburg via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Friedrichshafen to Salzburg via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
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 Landeck-Zams to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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 Friedrichshafen Stadt to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Ulm Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Ulm Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $65
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 Friedrichshafen to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Sankt Gallen to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Book at
eurolines.ch

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