309 km
Departure station:
Südtiroler Pl. 7, 5020, Salzburg, Austria
Arrival station:
Alfred-Adler-Straße 107, 1100, Vienna, Austria
Eichenstraße 25, 1120, Vienna, Austria
Brand name
Train type
Travel time
Price from
High-speed train
2 hrs 22 min
Comfort night train
3 hrs 19 min
Railjet Xpress
High-speed train
2 hrs 22 min

Without a doubt, one of the best ways to take in the incomparable beauty of Austria is taking a Salzburg to Vienna train. While traveling between these two fabulous cities on a high-speed train, you have an amazing chance to take advantage of the great onboard service and enjoy the scenic landscapes passing by the outside of the window. All trains operating on the route are designed to provide the highest level of comfort during the ride and are equipped with comfortable seats, power sockets, free Wi-Fi, and spacious luggage area. What is more, Salzburg to Vienna train schedule boasts numerous daily departures so you can easily plan your dream Austria adventure!

Can you do a day trip from Salzburg to Vienna?

With 42 departures and travel time of about 2.5 hours, the railway is a great opportunity for travelers to take Salzburg to Vienna day trip to get acquainted with this beautiful Belgium's city. Just take Railjet, Nightjet, or Railjet Xpress train and relax having wonderful journey.

Is there a direct train from Vienna to Salzburg?

Yes. OBB provides three types of trains for your Salzburg to Vienna journey. Whether you choose Railjet, Nightjet, or Railjet Xpress, you will be carried from Salzburg Hauptbahnhof directly to Vienna Hauptbahnhof only in about 2.5 hours.

Timetable & Train information

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Shortest travel time:
2 hrs 22 min
Longest travel time:
3 hrs 33 min

Salzburg to Vienna Train Review & Rating

Our travel was excellent. Train was clean with good service

Stafania G. about traveling from Salzburg to Vienna