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Route overview
Avg. journey time2h 29m
Trains per day34
Fare range€18.00 - €199.00
Distance251km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at05:30
Last train departs at23:25
Fastest journey
Fastest route2h 22m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationVienna Hbf
Destination StationSalzburg Hbf

Vienna Hbf to Salzburg Hbf train times

Check out the next trains departing from Vienna Hbf to Salzburg Hbf for Tuesday 22nd Jan 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
12:30
14:52
Vienna Hbf
Salzburg Hbf
2h 22m
Direct
13:06
15:38
Vienna Hbf
Salzburg Hbf
2h 32m
Direct
13:30
15:52
Vienna Hbf
Salzburg Hbf
2h 22m
Direct
14:06
16:38
Vienna Hbf
Salzburg Hbf
2h 32m
Direct
14:30
16:52
Vienna Hbf
Salzburg Hbf
2h 22m
Direct

ÖBB, WESTbahn and Nightjet trains from Vienna Hbf to Salzburg Hbf

You can travel from Vienna Hbf to Salzburg Hbf on ÖBB, WESTbahn and Nightjet 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.
OBB Railjet

ÖBB is the major railway company for Austria, subdivided into several subsidiaries, responsible for certain areas of transport, such as long distance and local transport, the operation of postal buses and the transport of goods. Railjet is ÖBB's high-speed train, which travels at speeds of up to 230 km/h and connects the main Austrian cities with Germany, Hungary, Switzerland, the Czech Republic and Italy.

PhotoGT1976, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

WESTbahn Train

WESTbahn is Austria's first private long-distance rail company with trains running from Vienna to Salzburg via St. Pölten, Amstetten, Linz, Wels and Attnang-Puchheim. This route is one of the most important in Austria, covering a distance of around 250 km and a duration of about 2h 30m. The company offers many discounted fares, allows travel with pets and bicycles and has no baggage restrictions.

OBB Nightjet

Nightjet is the night train service for ÖBB. These trains travel through Austria at night to neighbouring countries such as Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Poland and Croatia. Passengers can choose to travel in a seating position or in a sleeping cabin, shared or individual. Convenient for those looking to save one night at the hotel and avoid spending part of the day travelling. This train also has luxury compartments with extras for a trip in comfort.

Vienna Hbf to Salzburg Hbf train prices

Train tickets from Vienna Hbf to Salzburg Hbf start at €17.77 if purchased from 3 to 6 months in advance. Prices for train journeys from Vienna Hbf to Salzburg Hbf start at €27.38 when you book at least 28 days in advance.** Tickets usually go on sale 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

28 days
in advance
€27.38
14 days
in advance
€35.73
Avg. single price
On the day
€38.04
Avg. single price

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

The average journey time between Vienna Hbf and Salzburg Hbf is 2 hours and 29 minutes and the fastest journey time is 2 hours and 22 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 34 trains per day travelling from Vienna Hbf 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 Vienna Hbf to Salzburg Hbf?

The first train from Vienna Hbf to Salzburg Hbf departs at 05:30. The last train from Vienna Hbf to Salzburg Hbf departs at 23:25. 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 Vienna Hbf and Salzburg Hbf?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Vienna Hbf to Salzburg Hbf without having to change trains. There are 34 direct trains from Vienna Hbf 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 Vienna Hbf.
**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 Vienna Hbf to Salzburg Hbf for a typical week day using timetable data for 22/01/2019. 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 18/10/2018 for travel on 18/10/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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