There are 3 ways to get from Salzburg to Melk by train, car or plane
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Train • 2 h 23 min
$17 - $57
2 alternative options
Drive • 1 h 59 min
$24 - $40
Fly, train • 3 h 42 min
$101 - $344
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Melk is to drive which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 1 h 59 min.
The quickest way to get from Salzburg to Melk is to drive which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 1 h 59 min.
No, there is no direct train from Salzburg to Melk. However, there are services departing from Salzburg Hbf and arriving at Melk via Amstetten NÖ. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 23 min.
The distance between Salzburg and Melk is 177 km. The road distance is 214.6 km.
The best way to get from Salzburg to Melk without a car is to train which takes 2 h 23 min and costs 14€ - 50€.
It takes approximately 2 h 23 min to get from Salzburg to Melk, including transfers.
Salzburg to Melk train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Salzburg Hbf station.
The quickest flight from Salzburg Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.
Salzburg to Melk train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Amstetten NÖ station.
Yes, the driving distance between Salzburg to Melk is 215 km. It takes approximately 1 h 59 min to drive from Salzburg to Melk.
What companies run services between Salzburg, Austria and Melk, Lower Austria?
Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Salzburg to Melk every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $27 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 37 min. RegioJet also services this route hourly.
Flights from Salzburg to Vienna
- Ave. Duration
- 53 min
- Every day
- Estimated price
- $100 - $420
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.
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Amstetten NÖ
- Ave. Duration
- 1 h 37 min
- Every 30 minutes
- Estimated price
- $27 - $45
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Train from Flughafen Wien to St.Pölten Hbf
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Austrian Airlines offers flights from Salzburg Airport to Vienna Airport.
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The best way to get from Salzburg to Salzburg Airport is to line 2 shuttle which takes 7 min and costs .