There are 6 ways to get from Salzburg to Semmering Pass by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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

Train  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg, Salzburg to Vienna, Vienna Meidling K485 / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Meidling to Semmering Rj / ...

$48 - $95

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Salzburg to St. Michael, St. Michael 362
  2. Take the train from Bruck/Mur to Mürzzuschlag R / ...

$37 - $60

4 alternative options

Night train, train  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the night train from Salzburg Hbf to Wien Meidling En
  2. Take the train from Wien Meidling to Semmering Rj / ...

$61 - $95

Drive  •  3 h

  1. Drive from Salzburg to Semmering Pass 193.3 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Vienna, train  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Salzburg (SZG) to Vienna (VIE) SZG - VIE
  2. Take the train from Flughafen Wien to Semmering

$100 - $344

Fly to Graz, train  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Salzburg (SZG) to Graz (GRZ) SZG - GRZ
  2. Take the train from Flughafen Graz-Feldkirchen to Mürzzuschlag

$171 - $570

What companies run services between Salzburg, Austria and Semmering Pass, Styria, Austria?

You can take a train from Salzburg to Semmering Pass via Vienna, Vienna Meidling and Wien Meidling in around 4 h 33 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Salzburg to Vienna
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Salzburg to Graz via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Salzburg to Graz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Salzburg to Graz via Vienna, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Salzburg to Graz via Vienna, Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Train operators
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Salzburg, Salzburg to Vienna, Vienna Meidling
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
WESTbahn Gmbh
Phone
+43 1 89900
Email
meinenachricht@westbahn.at
Website
westbahn.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Wien Meidling
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$31 - $36
Schedules at
westbahn.at
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Wien Meidling
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Wien Meidling to Semmering
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Bruck/Mur to Mürzzuschlag
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Night train from Salzburg Hbf to Wien Meidling
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Flughafen Wien to Semmering
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Flughafen Graz-Feldkirchen to Mürzzuschlag
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $28
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 St. Michael, St. Michael
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Salzburg to Semmering Pass?

The distance between Salzburg and Semmering Pass is 209 km. The road distance is 309 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Semmering Pass?

The cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Semmering Pass is to drive which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 3 h.

What is the fastest way to get from Salzburg to Semmering Pass?

The quickest way to get from Salzburg to Semmering Pass is to drive which takes 3 h and costs 29€ - 45€.

Is there a direct train between Salzburg and Semmering Pass?

No, there is no direct train from Salzburg to Semmering Pass. However, there are services departing from Salzburg, Salzburg and arriving at Semmering via Wien Meidling. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 33 min.

How long does it take to get from Salzburg to Semmering Pass?

It takes approximately 4 h 33 min to get from Salzburg to Semmering Pass, including transfers.