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There are 10 ways to get from Salzburg to Oberhausen by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Salzburg to Dusseldorf

  1. Fly from Salzburg (SZG) to Dusseldorf (DUS)

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Bus

  1. Take the Bus from Salzburg to Duisburg

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Train to Munich, fly to Dusseldorf

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Ost
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Dusseldorf (DUS)

Train to Munich, fly to Cologne Bonn, train

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Ost
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Cologne Bonn (CGN)
  3. Take the train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Oberhausen Hbf

Train to Munich, fly to Dortmund, train

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Ost
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Dortmund (DTM)
  3. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Oberhausen Hbf

Train to Linz, fly to Dusseldorf

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Linz Hbf
  2. Fly from Linz (LNZ) to Dusseldorf (DUS)

Fly Salzburg to Cologne Bonn, train

  1. Fly from Salzburg (SZG) to Cologne Bonn (CGN)
  2. Take the train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Oberhausen Hbf

Train via Munich

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Duisburg Hbf

Train

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Muelheim(Ruhr)Hbf

Drive

  1. Drive from Salzburg to Oberhausen

Salzburg to Oberhausen by train

The train journey time between Salzburg and Oberhausen is around 7h 48m and covers a distance of around 789 km. This includes an average layover time of around 36 min. The fastest train normally takes 7h 1m. Operated by DB Fernverkehr AG, Transdev, ÖBB EuroCity and others, the Salzburg to Oberhausen train service departs from Salzburg Hbf and arrives in Oberhausen Hbf. Typically 130 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
7h 12m
Layover time:
36 min
Total time:
7h 48m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
7h 1m
Train distance:
789 km
Trains per week:
130
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
41 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
03:56
Last train departs at:
22:58

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Salzburg to Oberhausen train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Oberhausen is to Bus which costs €27 - €85 and takes 12h 39m.

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The fastest way to get from Salzburg to Oberhausen is to fly which takes 4h 2m and costs €70 - €290.

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No, there is no direct train from Salzburg to Oberhausen. However, there are services departing from Salzburg Hbf and arriving at Oberhausen Hbf via München Hbf and Duisburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 57m.

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The distance between Salzburg and Oberhausen is 604 km. The road distance is 782 km.

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The best way to get from Salzburg to Oberhausen without a car is to train via Munich which takes 6h 57m and costs €70 - €270.

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It takes approximately 4h 2m to get from Salzburg to Oberhausen, including transfers.

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Salzburg to Oberhausen train services, operated by DB Fernverkehr AG, depart from Salzburg Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Salzburg to Oberhausen is to fly which takes 4h 2m and costs €70 - €290. Alternatively, you can train via Munich, which costs €70 - €270 and takes 6h 57m, you could also Bus, which costs €27 - €85 and takes 12h 39m.

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The quickest flight from Salzburg Airport to Dusseldorf Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Salzburg to Oberhausen train services, operated by DB Fernverkehr AG, arrive at Duisburg Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Salzburg to Oberhausen.
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  • Distance: 604.2 km
  • Duration: 4h 2m

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

Eurowings and Lufthansa fly from Salzburg to Oberhausen twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Salzburg to Oberhausen via München Hbf and Duisburg Hbf in around 6h 57m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Salzburg to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €600
Flights from Munich to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €370
Flights from Munich to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €380
Flights from Munich to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€500 - €4700
Flights from Munich to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €310
Flights from Munich to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €330
Flights from Linz to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €700
Flights from Linz to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€190 - €470
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Salzburg to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €550
Flights from Salzburg to Dusseldorf via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€100 - €550
Flights from Munich to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €360
Flights from Munich to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €360
Flights from Munich to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €330
Flights from Linz to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€75 - €360
Flights from Salzburg to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €480
Flights from Salzburg to Cologne Bonn via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€120 - €550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Linz to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €550
Flights from Salzburg to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €480
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€500 - €4700
Train operators
Transdev
Phone
030 200730
Website
transdev.de
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muelheim(Ruhr)Hbf
Ave. Duration
8h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€60 - €85
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Phone
+49 8024 997171
Email
kontakt@bayerischeoberlandbahn.de
Website
brb.de
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Ostbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Meridian, BOB & BRB
DB Fernverkehr AG
Website
delfi.de
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Ostbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Köln Deutz Messe/Deutz Bf to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from München Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Mülheim Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
8h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
delfi.de
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€25 - €40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 14m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€60 - €90
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€22 - €35
Website
Railjet
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€20 - €35
Website
Railjet
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€23 - €35
Website
Railjet
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€25 - €35
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€21 - €29
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€25 - €35
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
rdc-deutschland.de
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
mavcsoport.hu
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€15 - €20
Website
National Express Rail
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Website
National Express Rail
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Koeln Messe/Deutz to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
Abellio
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€20 - €29
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€100 - €150
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€45 - €70
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 14m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€100 - €150
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
Eurobahn
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Abellio NRW
WESTbahn Gmbh
Phone
+43 1 89900
Email
meinenachricht@westbahn.at
Website
westbahn.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€12 - €14
Website
WESTbahn Gmbh
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Salzburg, Hbf to Linz, Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €12
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
€4 - €7
1st Class
€8 - €12
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€35 - €70
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Österreichische Bundesbahnen
Website
delfi.de
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from München Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
delfi.de
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Salzburg to Duisburg
Ave. Duration
12h 27m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com

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