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About the train journey from Salzburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf

Want to travel from Salzburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf by train? Start your journey with us.

The train from Salzburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf usually takes 7 hours 27 minutes on average to travel 589 km, although the quickest services can take as little as 6 hours 36 minutes. You can expect to find 21 trains per day running on this popular route. As there aren't any direct services running between Salzburg Hbf and Düsseldorf Hbf, you'll need to make 1 change on your way to Düsseldorf Hbf. DB are the main train operator on this route and will whisk you to Düsseldorf Hbf in no time.

To help you get the best train deals, we'll highlight the cheapest train ticket prices from Salzburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf in our Journey Planner. Just remember, the sooner you book your tickets, the more you'll save, as advance tickets start from $19.73.

Keep reading for more information about the train journey to Düsseldorf Hbf, including FAQs, timetables with first and last train times and tips on booking cheap train tickets. If you're ready to book, just start a search for tickets with us today.

Salzburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf by train

It takes an average of 7h 27m to travel from Salzburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf by train, over a distance of around 366 miles (589 km). There are normally 21 trains per day traveling from Salzburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf and tickets for this journey start from $19.73 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 6h 36m
PriceFrom $19.73
Distance366 miles (589 km)
Frequency21 trains per day
First train03:54
Last train23:00
Departure stationSalzburg Hbf
Arrival stationDüsseldorf Hbf
Changes1 change
Train and bus operatorsUnion Ivkoni (Bus), Deutsche Bahn

Salzburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf train times

Check out the next trains departing from Salzburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf for Tuesday Dec 13th 2022. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
05:40 12:36 6h 56m, 1 change
07:00 13:36 6h 36m, 1 change
08:00 14:36 6h 36m, 1 change
08:15 15:33 7h 18m, 1 change
08:28 15:33 7h 5m, 2 changes
09:39 16:36 6h 57m, 1 change
10:15 17:40 7h 25m, 1 change
11:39 18:26 6h 47m, 1 change
13:00 19:47 6h 47m, 1 change
13:39 20:21 6h 42m, 1 change

Deutsche Bahn and EC (Eurocity) trains from Salzburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf

You can travel from Salzburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf on Deutsche Bahn and EC (Eurocity) trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

PhotoJoachimKohlerBremen, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

The Deutsche Bahn Group is owned by the German State and controls the majority of rail traffic in Germany as well as in many border regions of the country. Every year, Deutsche Bahn transports several million passengers and many stations in Germany are served exclusively by DB trains, including the ICE, IC and EC fleet.

PhotoQualle, under licence CC3.0

EuroCity (EC) trains offer convenient European cross-border connections between major cities in Italy, France, Switzerland, Germany, Austria – it's often a good alternative to air travel.

Cheap train tickets from Salzburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf

The price of train tickets from Salzburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf starts at $19.73 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 Salzburg Hbf to Düsseldorf 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 Salzburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf

Want to know more about your journey from Salzburg Hbf to Düsseldorf 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 Salzburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf take?

The average journey time by train between Salzburg Hbf and Düsseldorf Hbf is 7 hours and 27 minutes, with around 21 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 Salzburg Hbf and Düsseldorf Hbf by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Salzburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf is 6 hours and 36 minutes.

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

Train tickets from Salzburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf can start from as little as $19.73 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 Salzburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf?

No, there are no direct train services from Salzburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf. Travelling from Salzburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

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

The first train from Salzburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf leaves at 03:54. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from Salzburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf leaves at 23:00. 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 Salzburg Hbf and Düsseldorf Hbf by train?

Trains travelling from Salzburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf cover a distance of around 366 miles (589 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Düsseldorf Hbf to Salzburg Hbf.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Salzburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf for a typical week day using timetable data for 12/13/2022. 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 12/28/2022 for travel on 12/28/2022 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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