There are 8 ways to get from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Salzburg by plane, train, bus, car or shuttle

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Fly to Salzburg  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Salzburg (SZG) VIE - SZG

$75 - $310

Cheapest option

Train  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Flughafen Wien to Salzburg Hbf Rj

$45 - $70

6 alternative options

Fly to Munich, train  •  3 h 48 min

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

$119 - $377

Fly to Linz, train  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Linz (LNZ) VIE - LNZ
  2. Take the train from Wels Hbf to Salzburg Hbf

$114 - $458

Train via Wien Meidling  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Meidling to Salzburg

$47 - $81

Bus  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Vienna to Český Krumlov Vienna to Cesky Krumlov
  2. Take the bus from Český Krumlov to Salzburg Cesky Krumlov to Salzburg

$140

Drive  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Salzburg 201.2 miles

$35 - $55

Shuttle  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Vienna Airport to Salzburg Private transfer

$120 - $650

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Salzburg is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 3 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Salzburg is to fly which takes 1 h 4 min and costs 65€ - 270€.

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The distance between Vienna Airport (VIE) and Salzburg is 264 km. The road distance is 322 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 4 min to get from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Salzburg, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Salzburg. However, there are services departing from Vienna and arriving at Salzburg via Český Krumlov. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Flughafen Wien and arriving at Salzburg Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 49 min.

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What companies run services between Vienna Airport (VIE), Austria and Salzburg, Austria?

Austrian Airlines flies from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Salzburg 3 times a day. Alternatively, Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Salzburg hourly. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 2 h 49 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Vienna to Munich
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Vienna to Linz
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Munich
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wels Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Flughafen Wien to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Wien Meidling to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Wels to Salzburg, Salzburg
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Wels Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $6
Business
$7 - $9
Premium
$12 - $15
Bus operators
Bean Shuttle
Website
beanshuttle.com
Bus from Vienna to Český Krumlov
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
beanshuttle.com
Bus from Český Krumlov to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
beanshuttle.com
Holiday Taxis
Phone
+44 1273 828200
Website
holidaytaxis.com
Shuttle from Vienna Airport to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Schedules at
holidaytaxis.com
Shuttle
$126
Private transfer
$596
Private minibus
$650

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