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Train Czech Railways (ČD)  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Ex
  2. Wb / ...

$44 - $73

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Leb9750 / ...

$15 - $21

5 alternative options

Train EuroNight  •  8 h 12 min

  1. En

Drive  •  4 h 22 min

  1. 237.6 miles

$40 - $65

Fly to Salzburg  •  5 h 22 min

  1. PRG - SZG

$112 - $552

Fly to Munich, train  •  5 h 18 min

  1. PRG - MUC

$130 - $365

Fly to Vienna, train  •  5 h 56 min

  1. PRG - VIE

$137 - $352

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 $15 - $21 and the journey takes 6 h 5 min. Leo Express s.r.o. also services this route 4 times a week.

Airlines
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
Flights from Prague to Vienna
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
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 Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Prague to Salzburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
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
5 times a day
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 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Flughafen Wien to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Linz, Linz Wissensturm to Salzburg, Salzburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
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 47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $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
$15 - $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 - $18
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$13 - $18

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Prague and Salzburg is 274 km. The road distance is 380 km.

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

The quickest way to get from Prague to Salzburg is to drive which takes 4 h 22 min and costs 950 Kč - 1 400 Kč.

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.

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.

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