There are 5 ways to get from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Salzburg by plane, train, car or shuttle

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Fly  •  1 h 4 min

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

$75 - $310

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Train Flixtrain  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Vienna, Vienna Meidling to Salzburg, Salzburg K485

$26 - $35

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Train  •  3 h 15 min

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

$40 - $70

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

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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 3 h 15 min.

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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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The best way to get from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Salzburg without a car is to train which takes 3 h 15 min and costs .

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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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Vienna Airport (VIE) to Salzburg train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Flughafen Wien station.

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The best way to get from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Salzburg is to fly which takes 1 h 4 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Salzburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna Airport (VIE) to Salzburg is 322 km. It takes approximately 3 h 3 min to drive from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Salzburg.

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Austrian Airlines offers flights from Vienna Airport to Salzburg Airport.

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Map of how to get from Vienna Airport (VIE) to Salzburg.
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  • Distance: 165.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 4 min

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 $40 - $70 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
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.

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Website
oebb.at
Train from Flughafen Wien to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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
Bus operators
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
$125
Private transfer
$589
Private minibus
$642

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