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Route overview
Avg. journey time7h 42m
Trains per day1
Fare range€20.00 - €252.00
Distance589km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at02:39
Last train departs at21:55
Fastest journey
Fastest route6h 37m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationDüsseldorf
Destination StationSalzburg Hbf

Düsseldorf to Salzburg Hbf train times

Check out the next trains departing from Düsseldorf to Salzburg Hbf for Tuesday 26th Mar 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
09:27
16:42
Düsseldorf
Salzburg Hbf
7h 15m
1 change
10:12
16:58
Düsseldorf
Salzburg Hbf
6h 46m
1 change
10:22
17:42
Düsseldorf
Salzburg Hbf
7h 20m
2 changes
10:27
17:42
Düsseldorf
Salzburg Hbf
7h 15m
3 changes
11:27
18:42
Düsseldorf
Salzburg Hbf
7h 15m
1 change

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

You can travel from Düsseldorf to Salzburg 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 billion passengers and many stations in Germany are served exclusively by DB trains, including the ICE, IC and EC fleet.

PhotoQualle, under licence CC3.0

The European equivalent of the Intercity of Deutsche Bahn, this train is used on cross-border routes, for example on journeys from Germany to Denmark, Austria and the Czech Republic. It stops only in some major city stations – it's often a good alternative to air travel.

Cheap train tickets from Düsseldorf to Salzburg Hbf

Train tickets from Düsseldorf to Salzburg Hbf start at €19.90 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €143.91.
lowest price found
from19.90
1 weeksin advance
avg. single price110.80
0.14285714285714285 weeksin advance
avg. single price132.42
on the day
avg. single price143.91

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 Düsseldorf 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 guide to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap 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 dependant on the individual train operating company you travel with.

How long does it take to travel from Düsseldorf to Salzburg Hbf by train?

The average journey time between Düsseldorf and Salzburg Hbf is 7 hours and 42 minutes and the fastest journey time is 6 hours and 37 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 28 trains per day travelling from Düsseldorf to Salzburg Hbf. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Düsseldorf to Salzburg Hbf?

The first train from Düsseldorf to Salzburg Hbf departs at 02:39. The last train from Düsseldorf to Salzburg Hbf departs at 21:55. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Düsseldorf and Salzburg Hbf?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Düsseldorf to Salzburg Hbf without having to change trains. There are 1 direct train from Düsseldorf to Salzburg Hbf. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Salzburg Hbf to Düsseldorf.
Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Düsseldorf to Salzburg Hbf for a typical week day using timetable data for 26/03/2019. 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 07/10/2018 for travel on 08/10/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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