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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Salzburg to Amsterdam, train  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Salzburg (SZG) to Amsterdam (AMS) SZG - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol (Airport) to Rotterdam Centraal

$101 - $392

Cheapest option

Bus, night bus  •  16 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Salzburg to Munich, Munich central bus station 086
  2. Take the night bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Utrecht N94
  3. Take the bus from Utrecht, CS Jaarbeurszijde to Rotterdam, Capelsebrug Laag 195 / ...

$66 - $115

8 alternative options

Fly Salzburg to Brussels, train  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Salzburg (SZG) to Brussels (BRU) SZG - BRU
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal

$100 - $347

Fly Salzburg to Dusseldorf, train  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Salzburg (SZG) to Dusseldorf (DUS) SZG - DUS
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Venlo
  3. Take the train from Venlo to Rotterdam Centraal

$100 - $295

Train to Munich, fly to Amsterdam, train  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Amsterdam (AMS) MUC - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol (Airport) to Rotterdam Centraal

$110 - $306

Train Deutsche Bahn  •  10 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf M / ...
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Venlo
  4. Take the train from Venlo to Rotterdam Centraal

$182 - $279

Train  •  11 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Venlo
  3. Take the train from Venlo to Rotterdam Centraal

$183 - $269

Bus  •  18 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Salzburg to Munich, Munich central bus station 086
  2. Take the bus from Munich Hbf to Rotterdam

$84 - $124

Drive, train  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Salzburg to München Ostbahnhof
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf Ice
  3. Drive from Düsseldorf Hbf to Rotterdam

$170 - $260

Drive  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Salzburg to Rotterdam 610.8 miles

$140 - $220

What companies run services between Salzburg, Austria and Rotterdam, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Salzburg to Rotterdam via München Hbf, Düsseldorf Hbf, and Venlo in around 10 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Salzburg to Rotterdam via Munich, Munich central bus station and Munich Hbf in around 18 h 13 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Salzburg to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Salzburg to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Salzburg to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Munich to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Munich to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Salzburg to Amsterdam via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Salzburg to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Salzburg to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Salzburg to Dusseldorf via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Salzburg to Dusseldorf via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Munich to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $320
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Munich to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Salzburg to Amsterdam via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Salzburg to Dusseldorf via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Salzburg to Amsterdam via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Salzburg to Amsterdam via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $410
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Munich to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$20 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $50
Train from Antwerpen Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $70
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Venlo
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
eurobahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Venlo to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
8 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $230
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
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
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Utrecht
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Munich Hbf to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
eurolines.de
Syntus Utrecht
Website
syntusutrecht.nl
Bus from Utrecht, CS Jaarbeurszijde to Rotterdam, Capelsebrug Laag
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
syntusutrecht.nl
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Utrecht, Centraal Jaarbeurszijde to Rotterdam, Metro Capelsebrug
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
arriva.nl

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Salzburg to Rotterdam?

The distance between Salzburg and Rotterdam is 765 km. The road distance is 977 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Rotterdam?

The cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Rotterdam is to bus which costs 65€ - 110€ and takes 18 h 13 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Salzburg to Rotterdam?

The quickest way to get from Salzburg to Rotterdam is to fly and train which takes 5 h 36 min and costs 80€ - 290€.

Is there a direct train between Salzburg and Rotterdam?

No, there is no direct train from Salzburg to Rotterdam. However, there are services departing from Salzburg Hbf and arriving at Rotterdam Centraal via München Hbf, Düsseldorf Hbf and Venlo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 49 min.

Is there a direct bus between Salzburg and Rotterdam?

No, there is no direct bus from Salzburg to Rotterdam. However, there are services departing from Salzburg and arriving at Rotterdam via Munich Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 13 min.

How long does it take to get from Salzburg to Rotterdam?

It takes approximately 6 h 13 min to get from Salzburg to Rotterdam, including transfers.