Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg train

Cheap train tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Cheapest

£37

Average

£104

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.

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06:34Frankfurt (Main) Hbf8h08 14:42Salzburg Hbf
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£371One-way
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10:34Frankfurt (Main) Hbf8h08 18:42Salzburg Hbf
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£371One-way
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12:34Frankfurt (Main) Hbf8h08 20:42Salzburg Hbf
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£371One-way
06:54Frankfurt (Main) Hbf5h48 12:42Salzburg Hbf
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£931One-way
02:25Frankfurt (Main) Hbf8h17 10:42Salzburg Hbf
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£931One-way

Train schedule Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg

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02:25Frankfurt (Main) Hbf8h17 10:42Salzburg Hbf
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05:54Frankfurt (Main) Hbf5h48 11:42Salzburg Hbf
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06:34Frankfurt (Main) Hbf8h08 14:42Salzburg Hbf
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06:54Frankfurt (Main) Hbf5h48 12:42Salzburg Hbf
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07:54Frankfurt (Main) Hbf5h48 13:42Salzburg Hbf
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08:54Frankfurt (Main) Hbf5h48 14:42Salzburg Hbf
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09:30Frankfurt (Main) Hbf7h12 16:42Salzburg Hbf
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10:34Frankfurt (Main) Hbf8h08 18:42Salzburg Hbf
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10:54Frankfurt (Main) Hbf5h48 16:42Salzburg Hbf
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12:20Frankfurt (Main) Hbf8h22 20:42Salzburg Hbf
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12:34Frankfurt (Main) Hbf8h08 20:42Salzburg Hbf
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12:54Frankfurt (Main) Hbf5h48 18:42Salzburg Hbf
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13:54Frankfurt (Main) Hbf5h48 19:42Salzburg Hbf
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14:54Frankfurt (Main) Hbf5h48 20:42Salzburg Hbf
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15:54Frankfurt (Main) Hbf5h48 21:42Salzburg Hbf
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16:54Frankfurt (Main) Hbf5h43 22:37Salzburg Hbf
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17:54Frankfurt (Main) Hbf5h42 23:36Salzburg Hbf
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18:54Frankfurt (Main) Hbf6h24 01:18Salzburg Hbf
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19:54Frankfurt (Main) Hbf6h32 02:26Salzburg Hbf
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20:54Frankfurt (Main) Hbf9h35 06:29Salzburg Hbf
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Fastest train times from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Fastest Journey

5 h 42 m

Average

6 h 43 m

Trains per day

20

Distance

409 km

It's difficult to get from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg without changing at least once.

Fastest
17:54Frankfurt (Main) Hbf5h42 23:36Salzburg Hbf
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£1061One-way
16:54Frankfurt (Main) Hbf5h43 22:37Salzburg Hbf
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£1221One-way
06:54Frankfurt (Main) Hbf5h48 12:42Salzburg Hbf
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£931One-way
13:54Frankfurt (Main) Hbf5h48 19:42Salzburg Hbf
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15:54Frankfurt (Main) Hbf5h48 21:42Salzburg Hbf
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Overview: Train from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg

distanceDistance254 miles (409 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 41 min
priceAverage train ticket price£29 (€32)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesFlixTrain, ÖBB | ICE, Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg cover the 254 miles (409 km) long route taking on average 6 h 41 min with our travel partners like FlixTrain, ÖBB | ICE, Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £21, but the average price of train tickets is £29. Travellers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arrive in Salzburg Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn trains Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg

Travel from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg from £21 with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main operator of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg train.

Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 33 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 15 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg

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FAQs

Travel by train between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Salzburg, Austria is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Salzburg from Frankfurt am Main restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Austria from Frankfurt am Main?

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

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 23/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg closer to your date of departure here.

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Salzburg to Frankfurt am Main is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Germany from Austria?

Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

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

What are the entry requirements?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What are the safety rules to follow in Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

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

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last verified on 26/05/2022. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Salzburg to Frankfurt am Main train here.

You can find a cheap train from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg for some dates and times for as low as £21  one way in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to buy tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg train prices are on average £29  one way.
The train distance from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg is around 254 miles (409 km).
While the time it takes to travel 254 miles (409 km) from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg is on average 6 h 41 min.

When taking the train between Frankfurt am Main and Salzburg, you can choose to depart from train stations like Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion. Your route can end in train stations such as Salzburg Hbf, Salzburg Aigen and Salzburg Aiglhof.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf   and arrive in Salzburg Hbf.

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and need to travel around 9.3 miles (15 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Salzburg most often arrive at Salzburg Hbf and need to travel around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from this train station to the city centre.

For the trip from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg you can take a train with FlixTrain, ÖBB | ICE, Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Frankfurt am Main and Salzburg on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Yes, there are 16 direct trains a day to Salzburg from Frankfurt am Main. If you’re looking for a direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg, consider travelling with Deutsche Bahn. Non-stop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
On average, there are 16 trains a day from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the first train from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg at 04: 33   or take the last train from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg leaving at 23: 17. Look for the latest Frankfurt am Main Salzburg train times on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this trip and save money. If you purchase train tickets between Frankfurt am Main and Salzburg within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £29 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Frankfurt am Main
Salzburg
Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf is the most popular Frankfurt am Main railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Frankfurt am Main for your journey to Salzburg.

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