The cheapest buses from Zurich to Salzburg

Showing times and prices for 23 Oct

Cheapest

£35

Average

£35

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Zurich to Salzburg will cost around £ 35 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 35.

Cheapest
17:00Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai6h00 23:00Salzburg, Hbf
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£351One-way

Timetable Zurich to Salzburg

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17:00Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai6h00 23:00Salzburg, Hbf
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Sat
23 Oct
£48Deutsche Bahn with connection
£31Union Ivkoni International
£234Eurowings
Sun
24 Oct
£40Deutsche Bahn with connection
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£234Eurowings
Mon
25 Oct
£23Deutsche Bahn
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£119Eurowings
Tue
26 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
£23Union Ivkoni International
£200Swiss
Wed
27 Oct
£23Deutsche Bahn with connection
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£119Eurowings
Thu
28 Oct
£44ÖBB
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£287Swiss
Fri
29 Oct
£23Deutsche Bahn with connection
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£271Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
30 Oct
£23Deutsche Bahn with connection
£30Union Ivkoni International
£338Swiss
Sun
31 Oct
£23Deutsche Bahn with connection
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£119Eurowings
Mon
1 Nov
£23Deutsche Bahn with connection
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£200Swiss
Tue
2 Nov
£23Deutsche Bahn with connection
£28Union Ivkoni International
£200Swiss
Wed
3 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
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£84Eurowings
Thu
4 Nov
£26ÖBB
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£119Eurowings
Fri
5 Nov
£23Deutsche Bahn
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£171Swiss
Sat
6 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£23Union Ivkoni International
£135Swiss
Sun
7 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
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£119Eurowings
Mon
8 Nov
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£102Eurowings
Tue
9 Nov
£23Deutsche Bahn with connection
£23Union Ivkoni International
£134Swiss
Wed
10 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
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£84Eurowings

The fastest buses from Zurich to Salzburg

Showing times and prices for 23 Oct

Fastest Journey

6 h

Average

6 h

Buses per day

1

Distance

340 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Zurich for Salzburg every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 340 km distance in an average of 6 h but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 6 h .

The slowest buses will take 6 h and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
17:00Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai6h00 23:00Salzburg, Hbf
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£351One-way

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Coach Information to Salzburg from Zurich

distanceDistance211 miles (340 km)
durationAverage coach duration6 h
priceAverage coach ticket price£27 (€31)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesFlixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland or Agat

Coaches from Zurich to Salzburg cover the 211 miles (340 km) long trip taking on average 6 h with our travel partners like Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland or Agat. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £27, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £23. Travellers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Salzburg, Lastenstrasse.

Coach companies

Travel with FlixBus between Zurich and Salzburg

Travel from Zurich to Salzburg from £23 with Omio’s coach partners FlixBus! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

FlixBus

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost coach providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance coach at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

    Please follow the recommendations outlined by FlixBus when booking your coach tickets between Zurich and Salzburg due to the coronavirus:

    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
    • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
    • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

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    FAQs
    What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my coach from Zurich to Salzburg?

    Travel by coach between Zurich, Switzerland and Salzburg, Austria is: Partially open.

    Is international entry into Salzburg from Zurich restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Austria from Zurich?

    Entry Requirements:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
    • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

    What are the safety rules to follow in Salzburg, Austria?

    The government of Austria has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Physical distance required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face mask required: Mandatory

    The above information was last checked on 20/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach between Zurich and Salzburg closer to your date of departure here.

    Do I need to quarantine when I return to Switzerland from Salzburg, Austria?

    The restriction level for your return coach to Zurich, Switzerland from Salzburg is: Partially open.

    Is my return coach into Zurich from Salzburg restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Salzburg?

    Conditions of reentry:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
    • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
    • Health declaration required
    • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

    What are the safety rules to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

    The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask required: Mandatory

    Last checked on 15/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Zurich from Salzburg closer to your date of departure here.

    What is the cost of cheap coaches between Zurich and Salzburg?
    Omio customers have found cheap coach tickets between Zurich and Salzburg for as low as £23  for the next 7 days.
    How much is a coach ticket from Zurich to Salzburg?
    In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a coach ticket from Zurich to Salzburg is £27  one way.
    What is the distance by coach from Zurich to Salzburg?
    You should expect to travel around 211 miles (340 km)  between Zurich and Salzburg by coach.
    What is the average Zurich to Salzburg coach duration?
    On average the Zurich to Salzburg coach time is 6 h  covering the 211 miles (340 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
    What station does the Zurich to Salzburg coach leave from? Which Salzburg coach station do I come into from Zurich?

    Some of the Zurich coach stations to Salzburg you can start your journey from include Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai, Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai and Zurich, Main Station. Similarly, some of the arrival coach stations in Salzburg include Salzburg, Lastenstrasse, Salzburg, PR Süd and Salzburg, Rainerstraße (Austria Trend Hotel Europa).

    When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Zürich HB   and arriving in Salzburg, Lastenstrasse.

    Where do I find the Zurich coach station to Salzburg? Where is the Salzburg coach station?

    Passengers board their coach most frequently from Zürich HB and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to this coach station.

    Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Salzburg, Lastenstrasse and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the coach station to the city centre in Salzburg.

    Which coach companies can get me from Zurich to Salzburg?
    For the route from Zurich to Salzburg you can take a coach with Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland or Agat. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services to Salzburg from Zurich on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    What are the first and last departure coach times from Zurich to Salzburg?
    If you prefer early morning coaches from Zurich to Salzburg, the first coach leaves at 08: 00. If you prefer late night coaches from Zurich to Salzburg, the last coach of the day leaves at 16: 00. Omio shows you the latest coach from Zurich to Salzburg timetable to help you book the best departure time for this route.
    How far in advance should I book coach tickets between Zurich and Salzburg for the best deals?
    If you purchase Zurich to Salzburg coach tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £27. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for coaches to Salzburg from Zurich. Look out for coach tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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