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There are 4 ways to get from Salzburg to Obertauern by bus, train or car

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Bus, line 280 bus  •  2h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Salzburg Rathaus to Radstadt Postamt 270
  2. Take the line 280 bus from Radstadt Postamt to Obertauern Passhöhe 280

16€ - 21€

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Train, line 280 bus  •  2h 49m

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Radstadt Ec / ...
  2. Take the line 280 bus from Radstadt Bahnhof to Obertauern Passhöhe 280

17€ - 25€

Train, line 280 bus via Bischofshofen  •  3h 39m

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Bischofshofen Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Bischofshofen to Radstadt Ic / ...
  3. Take the line 280 bus from Radstadt Bahnhof to Obertauern Passhöhe 280

26€ - 49€

Drive  •  1h 2m

  1. Drive from Salzburg to Obertauern 90.7 km

8€ - 13€

Salzburg → Obertauern
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Obertauern is 800 555 621.

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The cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Obertauern is to drive which costs 8€ - 13€ and takes 1h 2m.

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The fastest way to get from Salzburg to Obertauern is to drive which takes 1h 2m and costs 8€ - 13€.

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No, there is no direct bus from Salzburg to Obertauern. However, there are services departing from Salzburg Rathaus and arriving at Obertauern Passhöhe via Radstadt Postamt. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 37m.

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The distance between Salzburg and Obertauern is 72 km. The road distance is 90.7 km.

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The best way to get from Salzburg to Obertauern without a car is to bus and line 280 bus which takes 2h 37m and costs 16€ - 22€.

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It takes approximately 2h 37m to get from Salzburg to Obertauern, including transfers.

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Salzburg to Obertauern bus services, operated by Salzburg Verkehr Gmbh, depart from Salzburg Rathaus station.

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Salzburg to Obertauern bus services, operated by Salzburg Verkehr Gmbh, arrive at Obertauern Passhöhe station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Salzburg to Obertauern is 91 km. It takes approximately 1h 2m to drive from Salzburg to Obertauern.

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There are 243+ hotels available in Obertauern. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Salzburg to Obertauern.
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  • Distance: 72.3 km
  • Duration: 2h 37m

What companies run services between Salzburg, Austria and Obertauern, Austria?

You can take a bus from Salzburg to Obertauern via Radstadt Postamt in around 2h 37m.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Radstadt
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Bischofshofen
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
11€ - 17€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bischofshofen to Radstadt
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Radstadt
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 18€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Bischofshofen
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Bischofshofen to Radstadt
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
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 Bischofshofen
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
12€ - 19€
Website
Railjet
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 Bischofshofen to Radstadt
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
13€ - 24€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
Salzburg Verkehr Gmbh
Phone
0662 632900
Email
office@salzburg-verkehr.at
Website
salzburg-verkehr.at
Bus from Salzburg Rathaus to Radstadt Postamt
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
12€ - 16€
Schedules at
salzburg-verkehr.at
Bus from Radstadt Postamt to Obertauern Passhöhe
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Schedules at
salzburg-verkehr.at
Bus from Radstadt Bahnhof to Obertauern Passhöhe
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Schedules at
salzburg-verkehr.at

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