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

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Bus Ecolines, train  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Szeged to Wien
  2. Take the train from Vienna, Vienna Meidling to Salzburg, Salzburg K485

$43 - $60

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Bus  •  11 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Szeged to Budapest 1100
  2. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Salzburg, Salzburg South N391

$39 - $67

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Train  •  9 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Szeged to Köbanya-Kispest Ic
  2. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf D / ...
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Rj

$100 - $159

Bus, train Serbian Railways (ŽS)  •  12 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Szeged to Subotica 607
  2. Take the train from Subotica to Wien Hbf D
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Rj

$125 - $197

Drive  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Szeged to Salzburg 444.4 miles

$80 - $120

Train, fly to Salzburg  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Szeged to Ferihegy
  2. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Salzburg (SZG) BUD - SZG

$150 - $494

Train, fly to Munich  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Szeged to Ferihegy
  2. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Munich (MUC) BUD - MUC
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf

$123 - $337

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No, there is no direct bus from Szeged to Salzburg. However, there are services departing from Szeged and arriving at Salzburg, Salzburg South via Budapest, Budapest Népliget. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Szeged to Salzburg. However, there are services departing from Szeged and arriving at Salzburg Hbf via Köbanya-Kispest, Kelenföld and Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 4 min.

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The distance between Szeged and Salzburg is 565 km. The road distance is 711 km.

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The best way to get from Szeged to Salzburg without a car is to bus and train which takes 8 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 46 min to get from Szeged to Salzburg, including transfers.

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Szeged to Salzburg bus services, operated by Volanbusz, depart from Szeged station.

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Szeged to Salzburg train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), depart from Szeged station.

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The best way to get from Szeged to Salzburg is to train which takes 9 h 4 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h 15 min.

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There is no direct flight from Budapest Airport to Salzburg Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Szeged to Salzburg.
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  • Distance: 353.1 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 46 min

What companies run services between Szeged, Hungary and Salzburg, Austria?

You can take a train from Szeged to Salzburg via Köbanya-Kispest, Kelenföld, and Wien Hbf in around 9 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Szeged to Salzburg via Budapest and Budapest, Budapest Népliget in around 11 h 15 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Salzburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Budapest to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Budapest to Salzburg via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Budapest to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Salzburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Budapest to Munich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Budapest to Salzburg via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Budapest to Salzburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Budapest to Salzburg via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Budapest to Salzburg via Riga
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Budapest to Salzburg via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Budapest to Salzburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $5,000
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Salzburg via Warsaw, Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Train operators
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Vienna, Vienna Meidling to Salzburg, Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Szeged to Köbanya-Kispest
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Szeged to Ferihegy
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
mavcsoport.hu
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 Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
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 Wien Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Szeged to Wien
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Szeged to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ecolines.net
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 Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Salzburg, Salzburg South
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Szeged to Salzburg train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Salzburg Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Szeged to Salzburg is 711 km. It takes approximately 6 h 32 min to drive from Szeged to Salzburg.

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LOT, Air Baltic, Finnair and four other airlines offer flights from Budapest Airport to Salzburg Airport.

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There are 1241+ hotels available in Salzburg. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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