Madrid to Salzburg train

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Overview: Train from Madrid to Salzburg

distanceDistance969 miles (1563 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersRenfe AVE

Trains from Madrid to Salzburg cover the 969 miles (1563 km) long journey taking on average 51 h 15 min with our travel partners like Renfe AVE. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Salzburg Hbf.

Train providers: AVE trains Madrid to Salzburg

Travel on AVE trains to Salzburg from Madrid at great prices. Omio finds you train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

AVE

Enjoy a quick and easy journey on a train from Madrid to Salzburg with AVE, the high-speed train from Renfe, the main Spanish rail operator and official travel partner of Omio. Search all AVE train timetables and tickets on Omio to find the best deals for a train from Madrid to Salzburg covering the 969 miles (1563 km) distance. Look out for ticket options like Promo, Promo +, and Flexible to find the most convenient Madrid to Salzburg train ride for you. Renfe AVE even offers discount cards for regular customers, such as the Renfe Gold Card and the + Renfe Youth 50 Card, which can be used when buying AVE tickets on Omio.

Renfe covers around 9, 300 miles (15, 000 km) between national and international routes, among which are its AVE routes that connect the main cities of Spain. AVE trains are well-known among travellers for providing ultimate comfort, flexibility and convenience. Their trains are the most popular of Renfe’s fleet due to their high speeds reaching up to 192 mph (310 kmh) on select routes. They are also popular with travellers due to their premium services onboard, such as a restaurant, toilets, WiFi access, and entertainment.

AVE from Madrid to Salzburg train information:

  • Average Duration: 51 h 15 min
  • AVE frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Madrid to Salzburg

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FAQs

Travel between Madrid, Spain and Salzburg, Austria by train is: Fully open.

Can I enter Austria from Spain?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

All travellers in Austria must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 20/06/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Madrid and Salzburg as this information can change.

The restriction level for your return train to Madrid, Spain from Salzburg is: Fully open.

Is my return train into Madrid from Salzburg restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

What are the safety rules to follow in Madrid, Spain?

The government of Spain 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 24/06/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Madrid from Salzburg closer to your date of departure here.

When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Madrid and Salzburg via train to be approximately 969 miles (1563 km).
On average the train from Madrid to Salzburg duration is 51 h 15 min  for the 969 miles (1563 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

There are a few train stations in Madrid to start your journey from including Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro. In Salzburg you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Salzburg Hbf, Salzburg Aigen and Salzburg Aiglhof.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha   and arrive in Salzburg Hbf.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, located approximately 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city centre of Madrid. The most popular arrival train station in Salzburg, called Salzburg Hbf, is located around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from its city centre.

When taking a train from Madrid to Salzburg, you can count on Renfe AVE for the best way to get you to Salzburg. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Madrid to Salzburg and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
The average number of trains departing Madrid for Salzburg is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the first train from Madrid to Salzburg at 20: 40   or take the last train from Madrid to Salzburg leaving at 20: 40. Look for the latest Madrid Salzburg train schedule on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Salzburg
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha is the most popular Madrid 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 Madrid for your journey to Salzburg.
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Train lines: C1, C2, C3, C4, C5, C7, C8, C10
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