There are 7 ways to get from Salzburg to Appenzell by bus, train, night bus, car, plane or ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Salzburg to Sankt Gallen

$41 - $52

Cheapest option

Bus, night bus  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Salzburg to Munich, Munich central bus station 086
  2. Take the night bus from Mnichov, ZOB to St.Gallen, Lagerstrasse Rj / ...

$30 - $61

5 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Buchs SG Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Buchs SG to Herisau 4

Train Deutsche Bahn  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf M / ...
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to St. Gallen(CH) Ec

$110 - $171

Drive  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Salzburg to Appenzell 232.8 miles

$45 - $70

Train to Munich, fly to Zurich, train  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Zurich (ZRH) MUC - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Gossau SG

$178 - $443

Fly Salzburg to Friedrichshafen, ferry  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Salzburg (SZG) to Friedrichshafen (FDH) SZG - FDH
  2. Take the ferry from Friedrichshafen Autoquai to Romanshorn Autoquai

$156 - $561

What companies run services between Salzburg, Austria and Appenzell, Switzerland?

Eurolines CH operates a bus from Salzburg to Appenzell 3 times a week. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 5 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Salzburg to Appenzell via Buchs SG and Herisau in around 6 h 58 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Zurich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Salzburg to Friedrichshafen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Salzburg to Friedrichshafen via Hamburg, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Salzburg to Friedrichshafen via Berlin Tegel, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Zurich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Munich to Zurich
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $340
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Salzburg to Friedrichshafen via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Buchs SG
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Buchs SG
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
cd.cz
Südostbahn
Website
sob.ch
Train from Buchs SG to Herisau
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
sob.ch
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to St. Gallen(CH)
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Gossau SG
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Salzburg to Sankt Gallen
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Book at
eurolines.ch
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Salzburg to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Night bus from Mnichov, ZOB to St.Gallen, Lagerstrasse
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Ferry operators
BSB Ferries
Phone
+49 (0) 7531 3640-0
Email
info@bsb.de
Website
bsb.de
Ferry from Friedrichshafen Autoquai to Romanshorn Autoquai
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
bsb.de

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Salzburg and Appenzell is 278 km. The road distance is 373 km.

The cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Appenzell is to bus which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 6 h 42 min.

The quickest way to get from Salzburg to Appenzell is to drive which takes 3 h 45 min and costs 35€ - 60€.

No, there is no direct train from Salzburg to Appenzell. However, there are services departing from Salzburg Hbf and arriving at Appenzell via Buchs SG and Herisau. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 58 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Salzburg to Appenzell. However, there are services departing from Salzburg and arriving at Appenzell via St. Gallen, Bahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 42 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 42 min to get from Salzburg to Appenzell, including transfers.