Salzburg to Vienna Train

​Discover the magnificence of Europe by taking an Salzburg to Vienna train. Check the schedule, tickets price and book your trip now to enjoy the breathtaking scenery and amazing views!

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2h 22 min

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Salzburg to Vienna Rail Route Map

The Salzburg to Munich trains depart from Salzburg Hauptbahnhof and arrive at Munich Hauptbahnhof. Taking the train from Salzburg to Munich is the best option since trains depart every morning at 5:43 a.m., and it takes approximately 1.5 hours to reach Munich. Additionally, weekend trains run as frequently as weekday trains.

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Travelling from Salzburg to Vienna by train

Salzburg to Vienna train is quite a lovely ride. One of 3 OBB trains takes you through the beautiful and vast spaces of Austria covering 309 km (192 mi). OBB Railjet high-speed train and Railjet Xpress are the fastest options, they take you to the Austrian capital in 2 hours 22 minutes while a comfort Nightjet carry passengers in 3 hours 19 minutes.

Whatever you choose, you can be sure that your travel will be with the utmost comfort and convenience. OBB trains boast free WiFi, WCs, a restaurant car, and onboard entertainments. With an extensive timetable of 35 departures, (the earliest at 03:21 am and the latest at 22:08 pm) you can choose the one that suits you best with the help of our services.​​

Train Information & Route Details

Salzburg - Vienna Train Providers

ÖBB offers high-speed rail services in Austria with the Railjet trains. Since they were introduced a few years ago, these trains are comfortable, modern, and will take you wherever you need to go. Travel between the major cities of Austria on Prague to Vienna train, or venture further afield to neighboring countries like Germany, the Czech Republic, Hungary, etc.
Get around Central Europe in style with RegioJet trains! In addition to being a delight to look at, these bright trains offer an impressive display of high performance and hard-to-match speed. The top speed of the Regional Jets is 200 km/h (124 mph), making them very fast. The RegioJet trains provide six types of travel classes, each offering different levels of comfort during the journey.

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Travel Classes Onboard Salzburg - Vienna Train

Economy Class Seat
Railjet train's simplest seating class is Economy. The coaches in this category are equipped with comfortable seats, folding tables, and footrests. Additionally, you will be offered free newspapers and WiFi. Other amenities include a playground for kids and amenities for travelers with special needs. You can buy food and drinks from the snack trolley or the restaurant cars. During the ticket purchase process, you can choose either a silent car or transport a bike.
1st Class Seat
In this travel class onboard the high-speed Prague to Vienna train you will find individually adjustable leather seats (2 by 1 configuration) with lots of legroom and folding tables. Wi-Fi, electric outlets, and newspaper service onboard Railjet trains are also at your disposal. Food and drinks from the restaurant menu are available for purchase and can be served at your seat as per your request. Facilities for passengers with special needs are provided.
​Business Class Seat
In this class of coach, passengers travel in modern coaches equipped with leather-covered adjustable seats, electrical outlets, and reading lights. There is free Wi-Fi as well as a newspaper service aboard Prague - Vienna trains. Customers can choose food and beverages from the restaurant menu to be served at their seats as they wish.​

Salzburg to Vienna Train Stations

The following information about train stations will help you plan your journey smoothly from Salzburg - Vienna

Salzburg Hauptbahnhof
Südtiroler Pl. 7, 5020, Salzburg, Austria
Vienna Hauptbahnhof
Alfred-Adler-Straße 107, 1100, Vienna, Austria​

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