There are 8 ways to get from Salzburg to Frankfurt am Main by train, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Train Deutsche Bahn  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf M / ...
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice

$115 - $169

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 15 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 Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station N952 / ...

$32 - $59

6 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Rj / ...

$110 - $160

Train, bus  •  11 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf M / ...
  2. Take the bus from München ZOB to Frankfurt am Main

$86 - $161

Drive  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Salzburg to Frankfurt am Main 336.7 miles

$70 - $110

Fly from Salzburg  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Salzburg (SZG) to Frankfurt (FRA) SZG - FRA

$102 - $307

Train to Munich, fly  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Frankfurt (FRA) MUC - FRA

$122 - $288

Train to Linz, fly  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Wels Hbf
  2. Fly from Linz (LNZ) to Frankfurt (FRA) LNZ - FRA

$124 - $432

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Frankfurt am Main is to bus which costs 27€ - 55€ and takes 9 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Salzburg to Frankfurt am Main is to fly which takes 3 h 36 min and costs 85€ - 270€.

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The distance between Salzburg and Frankfurt am Main is 409 km. The road distance is 539 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 36 min to get from Salzburg to Frankfurt am Main, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Salzburg to Frankfurt am Main. However, there are services departing from Salzburg and arriving at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station via Munich, Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Salzburg Hbf and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. Services depart five times a day, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 5 h 40 min.

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What companies run services between Salzburg, Austria and Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

You can take a train from Salzburg to Frankfurt am Main via München Hbf in around 5 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Salzburg to Frankfurt am Main via Munich, Munich central bus station in around 9 h 15 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Salzburg to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $2,700
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Dresden
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Linz to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Salzburg to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Linz to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $2,700
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,500
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Wels Hbf
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Salzburg, Salzburg to Wels
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Wels Hbf
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $6
Business
$7 - $9
Premium
$12 - $15
Bus operators
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 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from München ZOB to Frankfurt am Main
Ave. Duration
8 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Website
eurolines.de

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