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Route overview
Avg. journey time8h 31m
Fare range€44.00 - €243.00
Distance509km
Train operatorsDB, Meridian, WFB
First & last trains
First train departs at00:41
Last train departs at21:40
Fastest journey
Fastest route6h 34m
Changes2 changes
Stations
Origin StationPotsdam
Destination StationSalzburg Hbf

Potsdam to Salzburg Hbf train times

Check out the next trains departing from Potsdam to Salzburg Hbf for Tuesday 9th Apr 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
09:55
16:58
Potsdam
Salzburg Hbf
7h 03m
3 changes
09:55
17:59
Potsdam
Salzburg Hbf
8h 04m
2 changes
11:25
18:42
Potsdam
Salzburg Hbf
7h 17m
2 changes
11:55
18:58
Potsdam
Salzburg Hbf
7h 03m
2 changes
12:55
20:42
Potsdam
Salzburg Hbf
7h 47m
3 changes

Deutsche Bahn, ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity) and EC (Eurocity) trains from Potsdam to Salzburg Hbf

You can travel from Potsdam to Salzburg Hbf on Deutsche Bahn, ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity) 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.

PhotoNelso Silva, under licence CC BY-SA 2.0

The high-speed train of Deutsche Bahn, with a maximum speed of 330 km/h, the ICE connects major cities and is also used for international travel to neighbouring countries such as Austria, France and Denmark. This train is equipped with air conditioning, a dining car, a children's compartment and power sockets. Passengers enjoy a free WiFi connection throughout the duration of the ICE trip.

PhotoFalk2, under licence CC4.0

An express train running on German domestic routes, the Intercity is a little slower than the ICE and is also used for long distance trips. The integrated circuit covers long distances with a maximum speed of 200 km/h. In recent years, trains of the new generation "Intercity 2" run on some lines at 160 km/h only – these trains, however, offer extra legroom and extra space for toddlers. They are also equipped with air conditioning, a food carriage and wheelchair parking spaces.

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.

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

The average journey time between Potsdam and Salzburg Hbf is 8 hours and 31 minutes and the fastest journey time is 6 hours and 34 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 30 trains per day travelling from Potsdam 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 Potsdam to Salzburg Hbf?

The first train from Potsdam to Salzburg Hbf departs at 00:41. The last train from Potsdam to Salzburg Hbf departs at 21:40. 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 Potsdam and Salzburg Hbf?

No, it is not possible to travel from Potsdam to Salzburg Hbf without having to change trains. To travel from Potsdam to Salzburg Hbf will require a minimum of 2 changes. More changes may be necessary on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Salzburg Hbf to Potsdam.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Potsdam to Salzburg Hbf for a typical week day using timetable data for 09/04/2019. 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 03/10/2018 for travel on 03/10/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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