There are 2 ways to get from Ruhpolding to Salzburg by train or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Ruhpolding to Traunstein Rb
  2. Take the train from Traunstein to Salzburg Hbf Ec / ...

$17 - $25

1 alternative option

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Ruhpolding to Salzburg 29.5 miles

$5 - $8

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

You can take a train from Ruhpolding to Salzburg via Traunstein in around 1 h 46 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Ruhpolding to Traunstein
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
bahn.de
Train from Traunstein to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
bahn.de

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ruhpolding and Salzburg is 30 km. The road distance is 47 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ruhpolding to Salzburg is to drive which costs 4€ - 7€ and takes 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Ruhpolding to Salzburg is to drive which takes 35 min and costs 4€ - 7€.

No, there is no direct train from Ruhpolding to Salzburg. However, there are services departing from Ruhpolding and arriving at Salzburg Hbf via Traunstein. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 46 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to get from Ruhpolding to Salzburg, including transfers.