There are 3 ways to get from Salzburg to Bolzano by bus, train or car

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  •  4 h 47 min

  1. 095 / ...

$27 - $37

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Rj
  2. Ec / ...

$39 - $67

Drive  •  3 h 14 min

  1. 190.7 miles

$45 - $70

What companies run services between Salzburg, Austria and Bolzano, Italy?

You can take a bus from Salzburg to Bolzano via Innsbruck and Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße in around 4 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Salzburg to Bolzano via Innsbruck Hbf in around 4 h 51 min.

Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Bolzano/Bozen
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $23
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Salzburg to Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Book at
eurolines.ch
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Bozen
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Salzburg and Bolzano is 194 km. The road distance is 305 km.

The cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Bolzano is to bus which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 4 h 47 min.

The quickest way to get from Salzburg to Bolzano is to drive which takes 3 h 14 min and costs 35€ - 60€.

No, there is no direct train from Salzburg to Bolzano. However, there are services departing from Salzburg Hbf and arriving at Bolzano/Bozen via Innsbruck Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 51 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Salzburg to Bolzano. However, there are services departing from Salzburg and arriving at Bozen via Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 47 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from Salzburg to Bolzano, including transfers.