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There are 10 ways to get from Salzburg to Black Forest by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7h

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Ulm Hbf Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Ulm Hbf to Donaueschingen Re

$154 - $214

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Bus  •  7h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Salzburg to Munich, Munich central bus station 086
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Titisee-Neustadt, Titisee Badeparadies 001

$75 - $109

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Train via München Hbf  •  8h 46m

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf M / ...
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Ulm Hbf Re / ...
  3. Take the train from Ulm Hbf to Neustadt(Schwarzw) Re

$164 - $229

Bus, train  •  8h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Salzburg to Sankt Gallen
  2. Take the train from Konstanz to Villingen(Schwarzw) Re

$132 - $178

Drive  •  4h 52m

  1. Drive from Salzburg to Black Forest 290 miles

$60 - $90

Train to Munich, fly to Basel, bus  •  7h 20m

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Basel (BSL) MUC - BSL
  3. Take the bus from Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel to Freiburg

$188 - $416

Train to Munich, fly to Zurich, train  •  8h 29m

  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 HB to Singen
  4. Take the train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to St Georgen(Schwarzw)

$257 - $548

Fly Salzburg to Zurich, train  •  8h 43m

  1. Fly from Salzburg (SZG) to Zurich (ZRH) SZG - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Singen
  3. Take the train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to St Georgen(Schwarzw)

$248 - $507

Train to Munich, fly to Stuttgart, train  •  8h 27m

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Stuttgart (STR) MUC - STR
  3. Take the train from Böblingen to Rottweil

$210 - $411

Fly Salzburg to Frankfurt, train  •  7h 29m

  1. Fly from Salzburg (SZG) to Frankfurt (FRA) SZG - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Offenburg
  4. Take the train from Offenburg to Triberg

$248 - $492

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The cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Black Forest is to drive which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 4h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Salzburg to Black Forest is to drive which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 4h 52m.

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The distance between Salzburg and Black Forest is 358 km. The road distance is 464.1 km.

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The best way to get from Salzburg to Black Forest without a car is to train which takes 7h and costs 130€ - 190€.

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It takes approximately 7h to get from Salzburg to Black Forest, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Salzburg to Black Forest is to train which takes 7h and costs 130€ - 190€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 65€ - 95€ and takes 7h 47m.

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The quickest flight from Munich Airport to Basel Airport is the direct flight which takes 55m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Salzburg to Black Forest is 464 km. It takes approximately 4h 52m to drive from Salzburg to Black Forest.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Munich Airport to Basel Airport.

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There are 769+ hotels available in Black Forest. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Salzburg to Black Forest.
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  • Distance: 223.8 miles
  • Duration: 7h

What companies run services between Salzburg, Austria and Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany?

You can take a train from Salzburg to Black Forest via Ulm Hbf and Donaueschingen in around 7h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Salzburg to Black Forest via Munich, Munich central bus station and Titisee-Neustadt, Titisee Badeparadies in around 7h 47m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Basel
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Munich to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Salzburg to Zurich via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Salzburg to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Munich to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Salzburg to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Basel
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Munich to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Salzburg to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Salzburg to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Salzburg to Zurich via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Salzburg to Zurich via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Salzburg to Zurich via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Munich to Basel
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Salzburg to Zurich via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$100 - $440
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Munich to Zurich
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $340
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Salzburg to Zurich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,400
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Salzburg to Zurich via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $430
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Salzburg to Zurich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $330
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 Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Ulm Hbf to Donaueschingen
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Ulm Hbf to Neustadt(Schwarzw)
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Konstanz to Villingen(Schwarzw)
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to St Georgen(Schwarzw)
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Böblingen to Rottweil
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$21 - $25
Standard
$21 - $29
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Offenburg
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Offenburg to Triberg
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Singen
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Salzburg to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Titisee-Neustadt, Titisee Badeparadies
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Salzburg to Sankt Gallen
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Book at
eurolines.ch

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