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There are 7 ways to get from Salzburg to Poprad by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Wien Hbf (Bahnsteige 1-2) Wb
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava hl.st. Rex / ...
  3. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Poprad-Tatry R / ...

$66 - $101

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Bus Eurobus SK  •  9 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Salzburg, Salzburg to Vienna, Vienna central station, train K485
  2. Take the bus from Wien to Poprad

$34 - $49

5 alternative options

Bus Eurolines CH  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Salzburg to Poprad

$55 - $70

Drive  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Salzburg to Poprad 451.7 miles

$90 - $140

Fly Salzburg to Kosice, train  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Salzburg (SZG) to Kosice (KSC) SZG - KSC
  2. Take the train from Kosice to Poprad-Tatry

$163 - $641

Fly Salzburg to Vienna, train  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Salzburg (SZG) to Vienna (VIE) SZG - VIE
  2. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Poprad-Tatry

$105 - $340

Train to Vienna, fly to Kosice, train  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Flughafen Wien
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Kosice (KSC) VIE - KSC
  3. Take the train from Kosice to Poprad-Tatry

$138 - $476

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The cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Poprad is to bus which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 9 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Salzburg to Poprad is to drive which costs 75€ - 120€ and takes 7 h 2 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Salzburg and arriving at Poprad. Services depart twice a week, and operate Thursday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 10 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Salzburg to Poprad. However, there are services departing from Salzburg Hbf and arriving at Poprad-Tatry via Wien Hbf and Bratislava hl.st.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 15 min.

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The distance between Salzburg and Poprad is 553 km. The road distance is 722.8 km.

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The best way to get from Salzburg to Poprad without a car is to train which takes 9 h 15 min and costs 55€ - 90€.

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It takes approximately 9 h 15 min to get from Salzburg to Poprad, including transfers.

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Salzburg to Poprad bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Salzburg, Salzburg station.

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Salzburg to Poprad train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Salzburg Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Salzburg to Poprad is to train which takes 9 h 15 min and costs 55€ - 90€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 9 h 59 min.

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Map of how to get from Salzburg to Poprad.
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  • Distance: 345.7 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 15 min

What companies run services between Salzburg, Austria and Poprad, Slovakia?

You can take a train from Salzburg to Poprad via Wien Hbf (Bahnsteige 1-2), Wien Hbf, and Bratislava hl.st. in around 9 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Salzburg to Poprad via Vienna, Vienna central station, train and Wien in around 9 h 59 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Salzburg to Kosice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Salzburg to Kosice via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Salzburg to Kosice via Cologne Bonn, Vienna
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Salzburg to Vienna
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Vienna to Kosice
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Salzburg to Kosice via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
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 Wien Hbf (Bahnsteige 1-2)
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Bratislava hl.st.
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Flughafen Wien
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Bratislava hl.st. to Poprad-Tatry
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
slovakrail.sk
Train from Kosice to Poprad-Tatry
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
slovakrail.sk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Košice, žel. st. to Poprad, Tatry
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
regiojet.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, Salzburg to Vienna, Vienna central station, train
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurobus SK
Phone
+421 55 680 73 06
Email
onlinepredaj@eurobus.sk
Website
eurobus.sk
Bus from Wien to Poprad
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Schedules at
eurobus.sk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Salzburg to Poprad
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Book at
eurolines.ch

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There is no direct flight from Salzburg Airport to Kosice Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Salzburg to Poprad bus services, operated by Eurobus SK, arrive at Poprad station.

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Salzburg to Poprad train services, operated by Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK), arrive at Poprad-Tatry station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Salzburg to Poprad is 723 km. It takes approximately 7 h 2 min to drive from Salzburg to Poprad.

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Eurowings and Austrian Airlines offer flights from Salzburg Airport to Kosice Airport.

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There are 1072+ hotels available in Poprad. Prices start at $34 USD per night.

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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 .

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