There are 8 ways to get from Split to Salzburg by bus, night train, 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

Bus  •  14 h

  1. Take the bus from Split to Salzburg

$50 - $75

Cheapest option

Bus, night train  •  14 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Trogir to Villach 948
  2. Take the night train from Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf. En

$45 - $87

6 alternative options

Train via Villach Hbf  •  14 h 48 min

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

$75 - $119

Train  •  15 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Split to Zagreb
  2. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Schwarzach-St.Veit En
  3. Take the train from Schwarzach-St.Veit to Salzburg Hbf Rj / ...

$74 - $114

Drive  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Split to Salzburg 469.3 miles

$90 - $140

Fly to Salzburg  •  8 h 24 min

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

$143 - $603

Fly to Munich, train  •  7 h 5 min

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

$136 - $436

Fly to Vienna, train  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Split (SPU) to Vienna (VIE) SPU - VIE
  2. Take the train from Flughafen Wien to Salzburg Hbf

$148 - $423

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Split to Salzburg is to bus which costs 320 kn - 450 kn and takes 14 h.

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The quickest way to get from Split to Salzburg is to fly and train which costs 850 kn - 2.800 kn and takes 7 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Split and arriving at Salzburg. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 14 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Split to Salzburg. However, there are services departing from Split and arriving at Salzburg Hbf via Zagreb Glavni Kolod. and Villach Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 48 min.

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The distance between Split and Salzburg is 545 km. The road distance is 750.9 km.

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The best way to get from Split to Salzburg without a car is to bus which takes 14 h and costs 320 kn - 450 kn.

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The bus from Split to Salzburg takes 14 h including transfers and departs once daily.

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Split to Salzburg bus services, operated by Crnja Tours, depart from Split station.

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Map of how to get from Split to Salzburg.
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  • Distance: 340.7 miles
  • Duration: 14 h

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

Crnja Tours operates a bus from Split to Salzburg once daily. Tickets cost $50 - $75 and the journey takes 14 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Split to Salzburg via Zagreb, Zagreb Glavni Kolod., and Villach Hbf in around 14 h 48 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Split to Salzburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,400
Flights from Split to Munich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Split to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Split to Vienna via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Split to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Split to Munich via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Split to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Split to Vienna via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Split to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Split to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Split to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Split to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Train operators
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
Night train from Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf.
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$24 - $29
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Split to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$40 - $60
Train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Schwarzach-St.Veit
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
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 Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Schwarzach-St.Veit to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Flughafen Wien to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Split to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Trogir to Villach
Ave. Duration
9 h 21 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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