309 km
Departure station:
Alfred-Adler-Straße 107, 1100, Vienna, Austria
Eichenstraße 25, 1120, Vienna, Austria
Arrival station:
Südtiroler Pl. 7, 5020, Salzburg, Austria
Brand name
Train type
Travel time
Price from
High-speed train
2 hrs 22 min
Comfort night train
2 hrs 57 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 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.

Timetable & Train information

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Shortest travel time:
2 hrs 22 min
Longest travel time:
3 hrs 9 min

Vienna to Salzburg Train Review & Rating

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

Jill N. about traveling from Vienna to Salzburg