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

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

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Train  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Dornbirn Rj

$50 - $80

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Salzburg to Munich, Munich central bus station 086
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Dornbirn 076 / ...

$19 - $33

5 alternative options

Train via Feldkirch  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Feldkirch Rj

$55 - $86

Bus Eurolines CH  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Salzburg to Sankt Gallen

$44 - $77

Night train  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the night train from Salzburg Hbf to Dornbirn Nj

$50 - $80

Drive  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Salzburg to Dornbirn 212 miles

$35 - $60

Fly  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Salzburg (SZG) to Friedrichshafen (FDH) SZG - FDH

$135 - $478

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The cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Dornbirn is to bus which costs 16€ - 28€ and takes 6 h.

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The quickest way to get from Salzburg to Dornbirn is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 3 h 18 min.

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The distance between Salzburg and Dornbirn is 251 km. The road distance is 339.2 km.

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The train from Salzburg Hbf to Dornbirn takes 4 h 7 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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No, there is no direct bus from Salzburg to Dornbirn. However, there are services departing from Salzburg and arriving at Dornbirn via Munich, Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Salzburg Hbf and arriving at Dornbirn. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 7 min.

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

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Salzburg to Dornbirn 3 times a day. Tickets cost $50 - $80 and the journey takes 4 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Salzburg to Dornbirn via Munich, Munich central bus station in around 6 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
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 35 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
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
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Salzburg to Friedrichshafen via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $440
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 Dornbirn
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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eurail.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Feldkirch
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.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 Dornbirn
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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

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