Trains Wien Hbf (Main station) to Salzburg Hbf (Main station)

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Trains Wien Hbf (Main station) to Salzburg Hbf (Main station) - Facts 
  • Distance: 251 km
  • Fastest route: 2 hours 22 minutes 
  • Number of trains: 34 
  • Changes: 0 
  • First train: 05:02 
  • Last train: 23:02 
  • Trains operator(s): OBB, Westbahn
  • Fare range: €18 - €199 
  • From price: €17
Cheap train tickets from Wien Hbf (Main station) to Salzburg Hbf (Main station)!

Book your train journey from Wien Hbf (Main station) to Salzburg Hbf (Main station) in just 2 minutes - always the best price! The rates from Wien Hbf (Main station) to Salzburg Hbf (Main station) start from €17!

Every day 34 trains run between Wien Hbf (Main station) and Salzburg Hbf (Main station). The distance is 251 kilometers and the fastest train journey takes 2 hours 22 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  €18 - €199.

Train times / timetable

Find all train times in Europe here: travel from Wien Hbf (Main station) to Salzburg Hbf (Main station) with OBB, Westbahn, the first train leaves at 05:02 and the last train at 23:02.

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


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Westbahn

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

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Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to travel from Wien Hbf (Main station) to Salzburg Hbf (Main station)?
The average travel time between Wien Hbf (Main station) and Salzburg Hbf (Main station) is 2 hours 22 minutes. On average 34 trains per day run between Wien Hbf (Main station) and Salzburg Hbf (Main station). The first train is leaving Wien Hbf (Main station) at 05:02 and the last at 23:02. The prices for train tickets from Wien Hbf (Main station) to Salzburg Hbf (Main station) start from €17.

How much does it cost to take the train from Wien Hbf (Main station) to Salzburg Hbf (Main station)?
The train fares for tickets from Wien Hbf (Main station) to Salzburg Hbf (Main station) start from €17. If you book early you have more chance to buy cheap train tickets from Wien Hbf (Main station) to Salzburg Hbf (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 Wien Hbf (Main station) to Salzburg Hbf (Main station)?
On average 34 trains per day run between Wien Hbf (Main station) and Salzburg Hbf (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 Wien Hbf (Main station) to Salzburg Hbf (Main station) start from €17.

How long is the train ride from Wien Hbf (Main station) to Salzburg Hbf (Main station)?
The average travel time between Wien Hbf (Main station) and Salzburg Hbf (Main station) is 2 hours 22 minutes. Every day 34 runs between Wien Hbf (Main station) and Salzburg Hbf (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 Wien Hbf (Main station) from Salzburg Hbf (Main station) by train?
The distance between Wien Hbf (Main station) and Salzburg Hbf (Main station) is 251 kilometers. The average travel time is 2 hours 22 minutes and there are approximately 34 trains per day running between Wien Hbf (Main station) and Salzburg Hbf (Main station). The first train leaves from Wien Hbf (Main station) at 05:02 and the last one at 23:02.

Which trains run from Wien Hbf (Main station) to Salzburg Hbf (Main station)?
The following railway companies operate on the route between Wien Hbf (Main station) and Salzburg Hbf (Main station): OBB, Westbahn. The average travel time is 2 hours 22 minutes, the distance is 251 kilometers and fares start from €17.

How to buy cheap train tickets from Wien Hbf (Main station) to Salzburg Hbf (Main station)?
Book your train tickets from Wien Hbf (Main station) to Salzburg Hbf (Main station) as early as possible - sometimes it saves 4-5 times than booking just before departure. If rail tickets between Wien Hbf (Main station) and Salzburg Hbf (Main station) are already available try to avoid peak times and / or travel on Tuesday or Thursday. Train tickets from Wien Hbf (Main station) to Salzburg Hbf (Main station) start from €17.

Do prices go down for trains Wien Hbf (Main station) to Salzburg Hbf (Main station)?
Unfortunately, no - there are no last minutes. Train tickets from Wien Hbf (Main station) to Salzburg Hbf (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 Wien Hbf (Main station) and Salzburg Hbf (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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