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

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Train Czech Railways (ČD)  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Linz Hbf Ex
  2. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Wb / ...

$28 - $67

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Bus  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Salzburg Park & Ride Sud Leb9750 / ...

$14 - $21

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Train EuroNight  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Salzburg Hbf En

Drive  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Prague to Salzburg 237.6 miles

$40 - $65

Fly to Salzburg  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Salzburg (SZG) PRG - SZG

$112 - $552

Fly to Munich, train  •  5 h 23 min

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

$125 - $365

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Prague to Salzburg is to bus which costs 330 Kč - 470 Kč and takes 6 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Salzburg is to drive which costs 950 Kč - 1 500 Kč and takes 4 h 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Praha ÚAN Florenc and arriving at Salzburg Park & Ride Sud. Services depart four times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Praha hl.n. and arriving at Salzburg Hbf. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 8 h 12 min.

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The distance between Prague and Salzburg is 274 km. The road distance is 380.2 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Salzburg without a car is to train which takes 5 h 23 min and costs 600 Kč - 1 600 Kč.

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It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to get from Prague to Salzburg, including transfers.

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Prague to Salzburg bus services, operated by Leo Express, depart from Praha ÚAN Florenc station.

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Map of how to get from Prague to Salzburg.
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  • Distance: 171 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 23 min

What companies run services between Prague, Czech Republic and Salzburg, Austria?

You can take a train from Prague to Salzburg via Linz Hbf in around 5 h 23 min. Alternatively, Leo Express operates a bus from Prague to Salzburg once daily. Tickets cost $14 - $21 and the journey takes 6 h 5 min. Leo Express s.r.o. also services this route 4 times a week.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
Flights from Prague to Munich
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Prague to Salzburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Prague to Salzburg via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Salzburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Prague to Salzburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
cd.cz
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Linz Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Linz, Linz central station, Train to Salzburg, Salzburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Linz Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $17
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $6
Business
$8 - $10
Premium
$13 - $17
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
cd.cz
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Leo Express
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
le.cz
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Salzburg Park & Ride Sud
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
le.cz
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Praha hl. n. to Salzburg P+R Süd
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$13 - $17

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