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There are 8 ways to get from Rome to Salzkammergut by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Bolzano Bozen
  2. Take the train from Bolzano Bozen to Salzburg Hbf
  3. Take the bus from Salzburg Hauptbahnhof to Strobl Busbahnhof

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Zob
  2. Take the bus from Munich Central Bus Station to Salzburg Lastenstrasse
  3. Take the bus from Salzburg Hauptbahnhof to Strobl Busbahnhof

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Villach Bus Station
  2. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
  3. Take the bus from Salzburg Hauptbahnhof to Strobl Busbahnhof

Night train, bus

  1. Take the night train from Roma Termini to Salzburg Hbf
  2. Take the bus from Salzburg Hauptbahnhof to Strobl Busbahnhof

Drive

  1. Drive from Rome to Salzkammergut

Fly to Salzburg, bus

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Salzburg (SZG)
  2. Take the bus from Salzburg Hauptbahnhof to Strobl Busbahnhof

Fly to Munich, train, bus

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Munich (MUC)
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Ost to Salzburg Hbf
  3. Take the bus from Salzburg Hauptbahnhof to Strobl Busbahnhof

Fly to Vienna, train

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Vienna (VIE)
  2. Take the train from Flughafen Wien to Attnang-Puchheim
  3. Take the train from Attnang-Puchheim to Bad Ischl

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The cheapest way to get from Rome to Salzkammergut is to bus which costs €55 - €75 and takes 17h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Salzkammergut is to fly and train and bus which costs €110 - €370 and takes 8h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rome station to Salzkammergut. However, there are services departing from Rome Tiburtina Bus station and arriving at St.Wolfgang im Salzk. Graben via Munich Central Bus Station, Salzburg Hauptbahnhof and Strobl Busbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 52m.

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The distance between Rome and Salzkammergut is 655 km. The road distance is 965.8 km.

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The best way to get from Rome to Salzkammergut without a car is to train and bus which takes 12h 3m and costs €80 - €200.

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It takes approximately 12h 3m to get from Rome to Salzkammergut, including transfers.

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Rome to Salzkammergut bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Rome Tiburtina Bus station.

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There is no direct flight from Rome Airport to Salzburg Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 20m and has one stopover.

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Rome to Salzkammergut bus services, operated by Salzburg Verkehr Gmbh, arrive at Strobl Busbahnhof station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rome to Salzkammergut is 966 km. It takes approximately 9h 23m to drive from Rome to Salzkammergut.

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  • Distance: 655.1 km
  • Duration: 12h 3m

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Salzkammergut, Austria?

You can take a bus from Rome to Salzkammergut via Munich Central Bus Station, Salzburg Lastenstrasse, Salzburg Hauptbahnhof, and Strobl Busbahnhof in around 17h 52m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €600
Flights from Rome to Salzburg via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €600
Flights from Rome to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €700
Flights from Rome to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €700
Flights from Rome to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €550
Flights from Rome to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€23 - €200
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €500
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Rome to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €410
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Rome to Salzburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€140 - €700
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Salzburg via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€290 - €850
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Rome to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€22 - €150
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Rome to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€190 - €550
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Bolzano Bozen
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€40 - €130
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€40 - €60
Base Standard
€75 - €100
Base Premium
€90 - €130
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Bolzano
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €95
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€35 - €50
Smart Low Cost
€30 - €50
Smart Flex
€65 - €95
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Bolzano Bozen to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
Railjet
Train from Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
Railjet
Train from Flughafen Wien to Attnang-Puchheim
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
Railjet
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Österreichische Bundesbahnen
Website
delfi.de
Train from Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Ostbahnhof to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
delfi.de
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€28 - €40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Attnang-Puchheim to Bad Ischl
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€18 - €25
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Attnang-Puchheim to Bad Ischl
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Trenitalia EuroCity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Night train from Roma Termini to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
10h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€170 - €390
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
€170 - €240
1st Class
€290 - €390
Transdev
Phone
030 200730
Website
transdev.de
Train from Muenchen Ost to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Ostbahnhof to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Phone
+49 8024 997171
Email
kontakt@bayerischeoberlandbahn.de
Website
brb.de
Train from Ostbahnhof to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Meridian, BOB & BRB
WESTbahn Gmbh
Phone
+43 1 89900
Email
meinenachricht@westbahn.at
Website
westbahn.at
Train from Muenchen Ost to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€13 - €16
Website
WESTbahn Gmbh
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
rdc-deutschland.de
Train from Muenchen Ost to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Bus operators
Salzburg Verkehr Gmbh
Phone
0662 632900
Email
office@salzburg-verkehr.at
Website
salzburg-verkehr.at
Bus from Salzburg Hauptbahnhof to Strobl Busbahnhof
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Schedules at
salzburg-verkehr.at
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Villach Bus Station
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Zob
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Munich Central Bus Station to Salzburg Lastenstrasse
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Website
Union Ivkoni

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Alitalia, Transavia Holland, British Airways and two other airlines offer flights from Rome Airport to Salzburg Airport.

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The best way to get from Rome to Rome Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs €7 - €35.

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