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

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Fly from Salzburg  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Salzburg (SZG) to Split (SPU) SZG - SPU

$144 - $558

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Bus  •  12 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Salzburg, Salzburg South to Split N948

$45 - $80

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Train to Munich, fly  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Split (SPU) MUC - SPU

$135 - $435

Train  •  14 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Zagreb to Split

$73 - $116

Train, bus  •  15 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf. to Villach Hbf En
  2. Take the bus from Villach to Split

$53 - $88

Night train, train  •  13 h 56 min

  1. Take the night train from Salzburg Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. En
  2. Take the train from Zagreb to Split

$61 - $90

Drive  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Salzburg to Split 468.7 miles

$90 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Split is to bus which costs 40€ - 70€ and takes 12 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Salzburg to Split is to fly which costs 120€ - 490€ and takes 4 h 21 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Salzburg, Salzburg South and arriving at Split. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Salzburg to Split. However, there are services departing from Salzburg Hbf and arriving at Split via Villach Hbf and Zagreb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 30 min.

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The distance between Salzburg and Split is 545 km. The road distance is 750 km.

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The best way to get from Salzburg to Split without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 45 min and costs 40€ - 70€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to get from Salzburg to Split, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Salzburg to Split is to fly which takes 4 h 21 min and costs 120€ - 490€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 70€ and takes 12 h 45 min, you could also train, which costs 60€ - 110€ and takes 14 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Salzburg to Split.
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  • Distance: 340.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 21 min

What companies run services between Salzburg, Austria and Split, Croatia?

Eurowings and Austrian Airlines fly from Salzburg to Split 5 times a week. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Salzburg to Split once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $80 and the journey takes 12 h 45 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Salzburg to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Munich to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Munich to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Salzburg to Split via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
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 München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Villach Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Night train from Salzburg Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf. to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$24 - $29
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 South to Split
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Salzburg to Split
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Bus from Villach to Split
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
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The quickest flight from Salzburg Airport to Split Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Salzburg to Split bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Split station.

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Salzburg to Split train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), arrive at Split station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Salzburg to Split is 750 km. It takes approximately 7 h 40 min to drive from Salzburg to Split.

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

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Book your Salzburg to Split bus tickets online with FlixBus and Distribusion.

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There are 12624+ hotels available in Split. Prices start at $57 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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