There are 3 ways to get from Regensburg to Salzburg by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Regensburg Hbf to Landshut(Bay)Hbf Ex / ...
  2. Take the train from Landshut(Bay)Hbf to Salzburg Mülln-Altstadt Rb

$50 - $74

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Bus  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Regensburg, Regensburg central station to Munich, Munich central bus station 121 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Salzburg 086 / ...

$14 - $26

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Drive  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Regensburg to Salzburg 122.6 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Regensburg to Salzburg is to bus which costs 12€ - 23€ and takes 4 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Regensburg to Salzburg is to drive which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 2 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Regensburg station to Salzburg. However, there are services departing from Regensburg, Regensburg central station and arriving at Salzburg via Munich, Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Regensburg to Salzburg. However, there are services departing from Regensburg Hbf and arriving at Salzburg Mülln-Altstadt via Landshut(Bay)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 52 min.

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The distance between Regensburg and Salzburg is 152 km. The road distance is 196.2 km.

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The best way to get from Regensburg to Salzburg without a car is to train which takes 3 h 52 min and costs 40€ - 65€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 52 min to get from Regensburg to Salzburg, including transfers.

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Regensburg to Salzburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Regensburg, Regensburg central station.

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Regensburg to Salzburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Regensburg Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Regensburg to Salzburg is to train which takes 3 h 52 min and costs 40€ - 65€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 12€ - 23€ and takes 4 h 40 min.

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Map of how to get from Regensburg to Salzburg.
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  • Distance: 95 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 52 min

What companies run services between Regensburg, Germany and Salzburg, Austria?

You can take a train from Regensburg to Salzburg via Landshut(Bay)Hbf in around 3 h 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Regensburg to Salzburg via Munich, Munich central bus station in around 4 h 40 min.

Train operators
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.

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Regensburg Hbf to Landshut(Bay)Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Landshut(Bay)Hbf to Salzburg Mülln-Altstadt
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
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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Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Regensburg, Regensburg central station to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from Regensburg Hbf to München ZOB
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$6 - $8
Arriva Stredni Cechy
Website
arriva-strednicechy.cz
Bus from Regensburg to München
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
arriva.cz

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Regensburg to Salzburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Salzburg station.

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Regensburg to Salzburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Salzburg Mülln-Altstadt station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Regensburg to Salzburg is 196 km. It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to drive from Regensburg to Salzburg.

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