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Travel from Bayreuth Hbf to Salzburg Hbf by train in 4 hours 18 minutes

If you want to know more about the journey from Bayreuth Hbf to Salzburg Hbf by train, look no further!

The average journey time from Bayreuth Hbf to Salzburg Hbf by train is 5 hours 43 minutes, although on the fastest services it can take just 4 hours 18 minutes. You'll usually find 28 trains per day traveling the 261 km between these two destinations. You'll need to make 2 changes along the way as there are no direct services to Salzburg Hbf.

Book train tickets from Bayreuth Hbf to Salzburg Hbf in advance instead of buying them on the day and they can start from $22.69. We'll always highlight the cheapest prices when you search in our Journey Planner.

Ready to book? Start your search for cheap train tickets with us today. Keep reading for more information, including our train schedule where you can view first and last train times, as well as tips on how to find cheap train tickets.

Bayreuth Hbf to Salzburg Hbf by train

It takes an average of 5h 43m to travel from Bayreuth Hbf to Salzburg Hbf by train, over a distance of around 162 miles (261 km). There are normally 28 trains per day traveling from Bayreuth Hbf to Salzburg Hbf and tickets for this journey start from $22.69 when you book in advance.

First train

04:42

Last train

22:27

Departure station

Bayreuth Hbf

Arrival station

Salzburg Hbf

Journey time

4h 18m

Distance

261 miles (162 km)

Frequency

28 trains per day

Changes

2 changes

Price

From $22.69

Train and bus operators

Flixbus

Bayreuth Hbf to Salzburg Hbf train times

Check out the next trains departing from Bayreuth Hbf to Salzburg Hbf for Tuesday Feb 7th 2023. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
08:16 13:55 5h 39m, 2 changes
09:01 13:58 4h 57m, 2 changes
10:03 14:21 4h 18m, 2 changes
10:15 14:59 4h 44m, 2 changes
11:29 16:53 5h 24m, 2 changes
12:15 16:59 4h 44m, 2 changes
14:03 18:21 4h 18m, 2 changes
14:15 18:59 4h 44m, 2 changes
15:01 19:42 4h 41m, 2 changes
15:29 20:58 5h 29m, 3 changes

Cheap train tickets from Bayreuth Hbf to Salzburg Hbf

The price of train tickets from Bayreuth Hbf to Salzburg Hbf starts at $22.69 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Bayreuth Hbf to Salzburg Hbf by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Bayreuth Hbf to Salzburg Hbf

Want to know more about your journey from Bayreuth Hbf to Salzburg Hbf? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Bayreuth Hbf to Salzburg Hbf take?

The average journey time by train between Bayreuth Hbf and Salzburg Hbf is 5 hours and 43 minutes, with around 28 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Bayreuth Hbf and Salzburg Hbf by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Bayreuth Hbf to Salzburg Hbf is 4 hours and 18 minutes.

How much does the train from Bayreuth Hbf to Salzburg Hbf cost?

Train tickets from Bayreuth Hbf to Salzburg Hbf can start from as little as $22.69 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Bayreuth Hbf to Salzburg Hbf?

No, there are no direct train services from Bayreuth Hbf to Salzburg Hbf. Travelling from Bayreuth Hbf to Salzburg Hbf by train will require a minimum of 2 changes.

What time does the first train from Bayreuth Hbf to Salzburg Hbf leave?

The first train from Bayreuth Hbf to Salzburg Hbf leaves at 04:42. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Bayreuth Hbf to Salzburg Hbf leave?

The last train from Bayreuth Hbf to Salzburg Hbf leaves at 22:27. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Bayreuth Hbf and Salzburg Hbf by train?

Trains travelling from Bayreuth Hbf to Salzburg Hbf cover a distance of around 162 miles (261 km) during the journey.

The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Bayreuth Hbf to Salzburg Hbf for a typical week day using timetable data for 02/07/2023. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 08/18/2022 for travel on 08/18/2022 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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