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

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, drive  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Bruck-Fusch Rex
  2. Drive from Bruck-Fusch to Großglockner

$27 - $41

Cheapest option

Line 170 bus, train, drive  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the line 170 bus from Rathaus, Rudolfskai, Altstadt, Salzburg, 5020, Österreich to Hallein Bahnhof 170 / ...
  2. Take the train from Hallein to Bruck-Fusch Rex
  3. Drive from Bruck-Fusch to Großglockner

$25 - $38

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Salzburg to Großglockner 116.6 miles

$21 - $35

Questions & Answers

The distance between Salzburg and Großglockner is 85 km. The road distance is 186.5 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 15 min to get from Salzburg to Großglockner, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Salzburg to Großglockner is 187 km. It takes approximately 2 h 54 min to drive from Salzburg to Großglockner.

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There are 811+ hotels available in Großglockner. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Salzburg to Großglockner.
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  • Distance: 53 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 15 min

What companies run services between Salzburg, Austria and Großglockner, Kärnten, Austria?

There is no direct connection from Salzburg to Großglockner. However, you can take the train to Bruck-Fusch then take the drive to Großglockner. Alternatively, you can take the line 170 bus to Hallein Bahnhof, take the walk to Hallein, take the train to Bruck-Fusch, then take the drive to Großglockner.

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 Bruck-Fusch
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Hallein to Bruck-Fusch
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Salzburg Verkehr Gmbh
Phone
0662 632900
Email
office@salzburg-verkehr.at
Website
salzburg-verkehr.at
Bus from Rathaus, Rudolfskai, Altstadt, Salzburg, 5020, Österreich to Hallein Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
salzburg-verkehr.at

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