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

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Train  •  1 h 7 min

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

$24 - $36

1 alternative option

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Ruhpolding to Salzburg 29.5 miles

$5 - $8

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

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

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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 7 min.

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The distance between Ruhpolding and Salzburg is 30 km. The road distance is 47.3 km.

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The best way to get from Ruhpolding to Salzburg without a car is to train which takes 1 h 7 min and costs 21€ - 35€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to get from Ruhpolding to Salzburg, including transfers.

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

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Ruhpolding to Salzburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Salzburg Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Ruhpolding to Salzburg.
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  • Distance: 18.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 7 min

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 7 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 Ruhpolding to Traunstein
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
bahn.de
Train from Traunstein to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
bahn.de

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