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There are 9 ways to get from Salzburg to Königsee 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.

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Train  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf M / ...
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Bamberg Ice
  3. Take the train from Bamberg to Saalfeld(Saale) Rb / ...

$154 - $224

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Bus  •  10 h 44 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 Würzburg 028 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Würzburg to Ilmenau 215

$62 - $96

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Train via Nürnberg Hbf  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf M / ...
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Rb / ...
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Rudolstadt-Schwarza Re

$149 - $224

Drive  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Salzburg to Königsee 305.3 miles

$60 - $95

Train to Munich, fly to Nuremberg, train  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Nuremberg (NUE) MUC - NUE
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Saalfeld(Saale)

$179 - $370

Fly Salzburg to Frankfurt, train  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Salzburg (SZG) to Frankfurt (FRA) SZG - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf

$254 - $497

Train to Munich, fly to Leipzig, train  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Leipzig (LEJ) MUC - LEJ
  3. Take the train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf

$249 - $460

Train to Munich, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  8 h 49 min

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

$273 - $478

Train to Linz, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  9 h 24 min

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

$281 - $622

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The cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Königsee is to drive which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 4 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Salzburg to Königsee is to drive which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 4 h 47 min.

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The distance between Salzburg and Königsee is 348 km. The road distance is 488.4 km.

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The best way to get from Salzburg to Königsee without a car is to train which takes 7 h 20 min and costs 130€ - 200€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 20 min to get from Salzburg to Königsee, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Salzburg to Königsee is to train which takes 7 h 20 min and costs 130€ - 200€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 50€ - 85€ and takes 10 h 44 min.

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The quickest flight from Munich Airport to Nuremberg Airport is the direct flight which takes 35 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Salzburg to Königsee is 488 km. It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to drive from Salzburg to Königsee.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Munich Airport to Nuremberg Airport.

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There are 335+ hotels available in Königsee. Prices start at $50 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Salzburg to Königsee.
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  • Distance: 217.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 20 min

What companies run services between Salzburg, Austria and Königsee, Germany?

You can take a train from Salzburg to Königsee via München Hbf, Bamberg, and Saalfeld(Saale) in around 7 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Salzburg to Königsee via Munich, Munich central bus station, Würzburg, and Ilmenau in around 10 h 44 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Salzburg to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Munich to Leipzig
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Leipzig
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $2,700
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Stuttgart
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 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Salzburg to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Linz to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $2,700
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 München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Wels Hbf
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Bamberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bamberg to Saalfeld(Saale)
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Rudolstadt-Schwarza
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Saalfeld(Saale)
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Salzburg, Salzburg to Wels
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
flixtrain.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
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Würzburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Würzburg to Ilmenau
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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