Trains Salzburg Hbf (Main station) to Zürich HB (Main station)

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Trains Salzburg Hbf (Main station) to Zürich HB (Main station) - Facts 
  • Distance: 341 km
  • Fastest route: 5 hours 24 minutes 
  • Number of trains: 27 
  • Changes: 0 
  • First train: 02:02 
  • Last train: 21:02 
  • Trains operator(s): OBB
  • Fare range: €14 - €249 
  • From price: €14
Cheap train tickets from Salzburg Hbf (Main station) to Zürich HB (Main station)!

Book your train journey from Salzburg Hbf (Main station) to Zürich HB (Main station) in just 2 minutes - always the best price! The rates from Salzburg Hbf (Main station) to Zürich HB (Main station) start from €14!

Every day 27 trains run between Salzburg Hbf (Main station) and Zürich HB (Main station). The distance is 341 kilometers and the fastest train journey takes 5 hours 24 minutes. 

The earlier you book, the cheaper train tickets are. Just before departure, train tickets can be three to ten times more expensive. For this route the price difference from early booking to just before departure is  €14 - €249.

Train times / timetable

Find all train times in Europe here: travel from Salzburg Hbf (Main station) to Zürich HB (Main station) with OBB, the first train leaves at 02:02 and the last train at 21:02.

Train operators

OBB

OBB is the name of the national railways of Austria and operates on all major lines for example from Vienna to Salzburg, from Vienna to Graz and from Vienna to Prague and Budapest. 

OBB also runs night trains, the Nightjet, from Vienna to Zurich, Venice, Rome and Hamburg. 

Routes


More information: 

Salzburg Hbf (Main station)

Railway Station Salzburg

Salzburg Hauptbahnhof is the name of the main station of Salzburg. The station is located near the city centre and has lockers to store luggage during the day.   

  • Wifi: no, but Wifi is available in restaurants at the station
  • Lockers: yes 
  • Restaurants: yes
  • Parking: yes, paid

To the city centre 

  • Walking: 15-20 minutes
  • Bike: -
  • Subway: -
  • Bus: yes, 10 minutes, Bus 160 
  • Tram: - 
  • Taxi: yes

More information: 

Zürich HB (Main station)

The main station in Zurich is Zurich HB. It's located in the city centre. 

Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to travel from Salzburg Hbf (Main station) to Zürich HB (Main station)?
The average travel time between Salzburg Hbf (Main station) and Zürich HB (Main station) is 5 hours 24 minutes. On average 27 trains per day run between Salzburg Hbf (Main station) and Zürich HB (Main station). The first train is leaving Salzburg Hbf (Main station) at 02:02 and the last at 21:02. The prices for train tickets from Salzburg Hbf (Main station) to Zürich HB (Main station) start from €14.

How much does it cost to take the train from Salzburg Hbf (Main station) to Zürich HB (Main station)?
The train fares for tickets from Salzburg Hbf (Main station) to Zürich HB (Main station) start from €14. If you book early you have more chance to buy cheap train tickets from Salzburg Hbf (Main station) to Zürich HB (Main station). Sometimes tickets cost up to 4-5 times more just before departure than at the time the sales period starts.

How do I get from Salzburg Hbf (Main station) to Zürich HB (Main station)?
On average 27 trains per day run between Salzburg Hbf (Main station) and Zürich HB (Main station). The number of changes on this route is 0. Trains are one of the best ways to travel around Europe, they are fast, convenient and if you book on time there are often great deals. Fares for trains from Salzburg Hbf (Main station) to Zürich HB (Main station) start from €14.

How long is the train ride from Salzburg Hbf (Main station) to Zürich HB (Main station)?
The average travel time between Salzburg Hbf (Main station) and Zürich HB (Main station) is 5 hours 24 minutes. Every day 27 runs between Salzburg Hbf (Main station) and Zürich HB (Main station) and the number of changes is 0. Train times can vary at any time of the day - check our rail planner for all the actual train times.

How far is Salzburg Hbf (Main station) from Zürich HB (Main station) by train?
The distance between Salzburg Hbf (Main station) and Zürich HB (Main station) is 341 kilometers. The average travel time is 5 hours 24 minutes and there are approximately 27 trains per day running between Salzburg Hbf (Main station) and Zürich HB (Main station). The first train leaves from Salzburg Hbf (Main station) at 02:02 and the last one at 21:02.

Which trains run from Salzburg Hbf (Main station) to Zürich HB (Main station)?
The following railway companies operate on the route between Salzburg Hbf (Main station) and Zürich HB (Main station): OBB. The average travel time is 5 hours 24 minutes, the distance is 341 kilometers and fares start from €14.

How to buy cheap train tickets from Salzburg Hbf (Main station) to Zürich HB (Main station)?
Book your train tickets from Salzburg Hbf (Main station) to Zürich HB (Main station) as early as possible - sometimes it saves 4-5 times than booking just before departure. If rail tickets between Salzburg Hbf (Main station) and Zürich HB (Main station) are already available try to avoid peak times and / or travel on Tuesday or Thursday. Train tickets from Salzburg Hbf (Main station) to Zürich HB (Main station) start from €14.

Do prices go down for trains Salzburg Hbf (Main station) to Zürich HB (Main station)?
Unfortunately, no - there are no last minutes. Train tickets from Salzburg Hbf (Main station) to Zürich HB (Main station) only become more expensive the closer to departure time. The only way to purchase cheap train tickets is to book as early as possible. In general, it is more economical to travel between Salzburg Hbf (Main station) and Zürich HB (Main station) on Tuesday or Thursday, avoid peak times and / or travel late in the morning or in the early afternoon.

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