There are 9 ways to get from Milan to Salzburg by train, bus, night train, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova Fr
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Innsbruck Hbf Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Rj

$72 - $121

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße N95 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Innsbruck to Salzburg

$45 - $66

7 alternative options

Bus Eurolines IT  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Milano Lampugnano to Salzburg Lastenstraße

$52 - $67

Night train  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Take the night train from Milano Centrale to Salzburg Hbf. En

$45 - $100

Night train via duomo m1 m3  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Take the night train from Milano Lambrate to Salzburg Hbf Nj

$57 - $112

Drive  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Milan to Salzburg 362.1 miles

$85 - $130

Fly Milan Linate to Salzburg  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Salzburg (SZG) LIN - SZG

$132 - $602

Fly Milan Malpensa to Munich, train  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Munich (MUC) MXP - MUC
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf

$91 - $199

Bus to Milan Bergamo, fly to Munich, train  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan Central Station to Milan Bergamo Airport
  2. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Munich (MUC) BGY - MUC
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf

$134 - $459

What companies run services between Milan, Italy and Salzburg, Austria?

You can take a train from Milan to Salzburg via Verona Porta Nuova and Innsbruck Hbf in around 8 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Milan to Salzburg via Lampugnano, Milan, Milan, Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße, and Innsbruck in around 10 h 5 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $2,200
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $1,400
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $1,400
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Salzburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $3,900
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $150
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Salzburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $200
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Night train from Milano Centrale to Salzburg Hbf.
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $100
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$85 - $100
Night train from Milano Lambrate to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
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
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan, Milan to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
TerraVision IT
Email
customerservices@terravision.eu
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Milan Central Station to Milan Bergamo Airport
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
terravision.eu

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Milan and Salzburg is 392 km. The road distance is 579 km.

The cheapest way to get from Milan to Salzburg is to bus which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 11 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Milan to Salzburg is to drive which takes 5 h 50 min and costs 70€ - 110€.

Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at Salzburg Hbf.. This train operates every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 35 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Milan to Salzburg. However, there are services departing from via orefici p.za cordusio and arriving at Salzburg Lastenstraße via Milano Lampugnano. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 8 h 37 min to get from Milan to Salzburg, including transfers.