Shortest travel time:
2 hrs 22 min
Longest travel time:
3 hrs 5 min
Lowest train ticket cost:
$34
Avg. daily departures:
34
Earliest departure:
05:30
Latest departure:
22:55
Vienna
309 km
Salzburg

Vienna to Salzburg Train Information

Without a doubt, one of the best ways to take in the incomparable beauty of Austria is taking a Vienna to Salzburg high-speed train. During the train ride between these two fabulous cities, 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 and are equipped with comfortable seats, power sockets, free Wi-Fi, and spacious luggage area. What is more, Vienna to Salzburg train timetable offers numerous daily departures so you can easily plan your dream Austria adventure!

Can you do a day trip from Vienna to Salzburg?

Sure! Considering an extensive train schedule of 37 departures and average travel time of 3 hours, train is definitely one of the easiest way to take Vienna to Salzburg day trip.

Is there a direct train from Vienna to Salzburg?

Yes, there are 37 direct OBB trains departures from Vienna to Salzburg per day with an average travel time of 3 hours. You can take Railjet, comfort Nightjet, or Railjet Xpress trains.

Vienna to Salzburg Train Timetable

Train type
Fastest trip
Longest trip
Earliest
Latest
Departures
Morning trains
2 hrs 22 min
2 hrs 53 min
05:30
11:55
14
Afternoon trains
2 hrs 22 min
2 hrs 53 min
12:30
17:55
12
Evening trains
2 hrs 22 min
2 hrs 53 min
18:30
20:55
6
Night trains
2 hrs 26 min
3 hrs 5 min
22:30
22:55
2

Trains on Vienna - Salzburg Route

Brand name
Train type
Travel time
Price from
Departures
Rating
High-speed train
2 hrs 22 min
$34
16
Comfort night train
3 hrs 5 min
$93
1
High-speed train
2 hrs 22 min
$34
17

Vienna to Salzburg Train Review & Rating

Great way to travel. Clean, quiet, fast and efficient

Jill N. about traveling from Vienna to Salzburg