There are 9 ways to get from Prague to Salzkammergut by train, bus, 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.

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Train via Attnang-Puchheim  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Linz Hbf Ex
  2. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Attnang-Puchheim Wb / ...
  3. Take the train from Attnang-Puchheim to Bad Ischl R / ...

$75 - $122

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Linz, Linz Wissensturm K476
  2. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Bad Ischl Rex / ...

$65 - $99

7 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Praha hl. n. to Český Krumlov aut. nádr. Leo Express
  2. Take the bus from Český Krumlov to Hallstatt Cesky Krumlov to Hallstatt

$167 - $189

Train  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Linz Hbf Ex
  2. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Bad Ischl Rex / ...

$76 - $114

Drive  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Prague to Salzkammergut 227.2 miles

$40 - $65

Fly Prague to Salzburg  •  6 h

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

$272 - $752

Fly Prague to Munich, train  •  6 h 15 min

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

$255 - $525

Fly Prague to Vienna, train  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Vienna (VIE) PRG - VIE
  2. Take the train from Flughafen Wien to St.Pölten Hbf
  3. Take the train from St.Pölten Hbf to Attnang-Puchheim
  4. Take the train from Attnang-Puchheim to Bad Ischl

$162 - $411

Train to Vienna, fly to Salzburg  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Salzburg (SZG) VIE - SZG

$263 - $554

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The distance between Prague and Salzkammergut is 269 km. The road distance is 363.5 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Salzkammergut without a car is to train which takes 6 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 35 min to get from Prague to Salzkammergut, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Prague to Salzkammergut is to train which takes 6 h 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 38 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 6 h.

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There is no direct flight from Prague Airport to Salzburg Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Prague to Salzkammergut is 364 km. It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to drive from Prague to Salzkammergut.

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Transavia Holland, Air Baltic, Lufthansa and two other airlines offer flights from Prague Airport to Salzburg Airport.

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There are 876+ hotels available in Salzkammergut. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Prague to Salzkammergut.
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  • Distance: 167.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 35 min

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

You can take a train from Prague to Salzkammergut via Linz Hbf, Attnang-Puchheim, and Bad Ischl in around 6 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Prague to Salzkammergut via Český Krumlov aut. nádr., Český Krumlov, and Hallstatt in around 6 h 38 min.

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
Flights from Vienna to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
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 Salzburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
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
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Prague to Salzburg via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Prague to Salzburg via Riga
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $410
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
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
cd.cz
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 Linz Hbf to Attnang-Puchheim
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Attnang-Puchheim to Bad Ischl
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Linz Hbf to Bad Ischl
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Flughafen Wien to St.Pölten Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from St.Pölten Hbf to Attnang-Puchheim
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Linz, Linz central station, Train to Attnang-Puchheim
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Train from Sankt Pölten to Attnang-Puchheim
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
flixtrain.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 München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Praha hl. n. to Český Krumlov aut. nádr.
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$7 - $10
Bean Shuttle
Website
beanshuttle.com
Bus from Český Krumlov to Hallstatt
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
beanshuttle.com
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 Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Linz, Linz Wissensturm
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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