There are 4 ways to get from Vienna to Salzkammergut by 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

Train  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Wb / ...
  2. R / ...

$85 - $120

Cheapest option

Train via Wien Meidling  •  5 h 15 min

  1. R / ...

$83 - $124

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 2 min

  1. 176.1 miles

$30 - $50

Fly  •  2 h 59 min

  1. VIE - SZG

$242 - $521

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Salzkammergut, Austria?

You can take a train from Vienna to Salzkammergut via Attnang-Puchheim and Bad Ischl in around 3 h 51 min. Alternatively, Austrian Airlines flies from Vienna to Salzkammergut 3 times a day.

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)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Mitte to Attnang-Puchheim
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Attnang-Puchheim to Bad Ischl
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Wien Meidling to Attnang-Puchheim
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Vienna, Vienna Mitte to Attnang-Puchheim
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
flixtrain.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Vienna and Salzkammergut is 220 km. The road distance is 282 km.

The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Salzkammergut is to drive which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 3 h 2 min.

The quickest way to get from Vienna to Salzkammergut is to fly which takes 2 h 59 min and costs 200€ - 450€.

It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to get from Vienna to Salzkammergut, including transfers.