There are 3 ways to get from Salzburg to Jesenice by train, night 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

Train  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Ec / ...

$34 - $53

Cheapest option

Night train  •  3 h 15 min

  1. En

$26 - $40

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 20 min

  1. 138 miles

$27 - $40

Questions & Answers

The distance between Salzburg and Jesenice is 170 km. The road distance is 221 km.

The cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Jesenice is to drive which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 2 h 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Salzburg to Jesenice is to drive which takes 2 h 20 min and costs 23€ - 35€.

Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Salzburg Hbf and arriving at Jesenice(SL). This train operates every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 15 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to get from Salzburg to Jesenice, including transfers.

What companies run services between Salzburg, Austria and Jesenice, Slovenia?

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Salzburg to Jesenice every 2 hours. Tickets cost $26 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 31 min.

Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $45
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Night train from Salzburg Hbf to Jesenice(SL)
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Purchase an

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