There are 4 ways to get from Salzburg to Bregenz by train, car or bus

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Train, drive  •  4 h

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Landeck-Zams Rj
  2. Drive from Landeck-Zams to Bregenz

$50 - $77

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Bus  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Salzburg to Munich, Munich central bus station 086
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Bregenz 206 / ...

$18 - $32

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Bregenz Rj

$50 - $80

Drive  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Salzburg to Bregenz 204.1 miles

$35 - $55

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No, there is no direct bus from Salzburg to Bregenz. However, there are services departing from Salzburg and arriving at Bregenz via Munich, Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Salzburg Hbf and arriving at Bregenz. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 21 min.

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The distance between Salzburg and Bregenz is 249 km. The road distance is 326.5 km.

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The best way to get from Salzburg to Bregenz without a car is to train which takes 4 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h to get from Salzburg to Bregenz, including transfers.

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Salzburg to Bregenz bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Salzburg station.

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Salzburg to Bregenz train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Salzburg Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Salzburg to Bregenz is to train which takes 4 h 21 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 40 min.

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Salzburg to Bregenz bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Bregenz station.

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Salzburg to Bregenz train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Bregenz station.

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  • Distance: 155.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h

What companies run services between Salzburg, Austria and Bregenz, Austria?

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Salzburg to Bregenz every 2 hours. Tickets cost $50 - $80 and the journey takes 4 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Salzburg to Bregenz via Munich, Munich central bus station in around 5 h 40 min.

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.

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Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Landeck-Zams
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Salzburg to Bregenz is 327 km. It takes approximately 3 h 11 min to drive from Salzburg to Bregenz.

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