There are 6 ways to get from Salzburg Airport (SZG) to Vienna by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Salzburg (SZG) to Vienna (VIE) SZG - VIE

$93 - $322

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Walseberg Zoll to Wien

$39 - $52

4 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Wien Hbf Rj

$59 - $92

Train via Wien Mitte  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Wien Mitte Wb / ...

$40 - $70

Train via Meidling S+U  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg to Wien Meidling

$46 - $69

Drive  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Salzburg Airport (SZG) to Vienna 188.5 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Salzburg Airport (SZG) to Vienna is to drive which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Salzburg Airport (SZG) to Vienna is to fly which costs 75€ - 280€ and takes 1 h 17 min.

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The distance between Salzburg Airport (SZG) and Vienna is 255 km. The road distance is 301.5 km.

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The best way to get from Salzburg Airport (SZG) to Vienna without a car is to train which takes 2 h 30 min and costs 50€ - 80€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 17 min to get from Salzburg Airport (SZG) to Vienna, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Salzburg Airport (SZG) to Vienna is to fly which takes 1 h 17 min and costs 75€ - 280€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 2 h 30 min, you could also bus, which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 3 h 55 min.

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The quickest flight from Salzburg Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Salzburg Airport (SZG) to Vienna is 302 km. It takes approximately 2 h 54 min to drive from Salzburg Airport (SZG) to Vienna.

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  • Distance: 159.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 17 min

What companies run services between Salzburg Airport (SZG), Austria and Vienna, Austria?

Austrian Airlines flies from Salzburg Airport (SZG) to Vienna 3 times a day. Alternatively, Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Salzburg Airport (SZG) to Vienna hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $70 and the journey takes 2 h 22 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Salzburg to Vienna
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Train operators
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 Salzburg Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Wien Mitte
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg to Wien Meidling
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Salzburg, Salzburg to Vienna, Vienna Mitte
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bus operators

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