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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1 h 23 m
1 h 55 m
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Of the 47 trains that leave Munich for Salzburg every day 31 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||71 miles (115 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 23 min|
|Average train ticket price||£12 (€13)|
|Train frequency||19 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 19 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | InterCity, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Bayerische Regiobahn, Meridian, ÖBB, ÖBB | Nightjet, Westbahn or Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Munich to Salzburg cover the 71 miles (115 km) long route taking on average 1 h 23 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | InterCity, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Bayerische Regiobahn, Meridian, ÖBB, ÖBB | Nightjet, Westbahn or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 19 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £12, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £8. Travellers depart most frequently from München Hbf and arrive in Salzburg Hbf.
Travel to Salzburg from Munich from £8 with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB Nightjet and Westbahn! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.
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 Munich to Salzburg train.
Deutsche Bahn from Munich to Salzburg train information:
Omio helps you find the perfect Munich - Salzburg train with Westbahn. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train from Munich to Salzburg, Omio shows you Westbahn current train timetables, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best train ticket for your upcoming Munich to Salzburg route. You can expect to travel around 71 miles (115 km) between Munich and Salzburg on a train with Westbahn. Once you are ready, buy your one-way Westbahn tickets between Munich and Salzburg starting as low as £8 if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by train instead of purchasing tickets at the train station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with Westbahn!
ÖBB Nightjet tickets between Munich and Salzburg are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect journey with ÖBB Nightjet between Munich and Salzburg all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current ÖBB Nightjet train timetables and train tickets available on Omio for the 71 miles (115 km) trip. You can also see relevant travel information for the ÖBB Nightjet train, such as luggage policy and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Munich to Salzburg routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best ÖBB Nightjet Munich to Salzburg train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the ÖBB Nightjet train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Salzburg with ÖBB Nightjet!
The first train from Munich to Salzburg departs at 5:46 a.m., with the last service departing at 11:56 p.m. Services tend to run around three times an hour, though exact service times can vary. This schedule is consistent seven days a week. Most services run direct with Deutsche Bahn, though some require a change.
Trains from Munich to Salzburg depart from Munchen Marienplatz station. This station is in a convenient city centre location, being less than a five minute walk from anywhere in the city centre. If you are travelling from outside the city centre, suburban rail lines S1 through to S8 and underground lines U3 and U6 all serve Munich Marienplatz, with services running seven days a week around every ten minutes until late. Taxi services are also available and should take less than two minutes if you are travelling from within the city centre.
Salzburg's architecture is an intriguing juxtaposition of modern buildings with Baroque-style churches and squares. The birthplace of Mozart, Salzburg is also renowned for its rich musical culture. The Salzburg Festival has been running since 1920 and draws over 250,000 guests a year. Trains from Munich to Salzburg arrive at Salzburg Hauptbahnhof station, which is located just over a mile north-west of the city centre. Bus services run every ten minutes from outside the station, with lines 2 and 120 serving the city centre., the journey time tends to be around nine minutes. Alternatively, you can walk from Salzburg Hauptbahnhof to the city centre in under fifteen minutes.
Travel between Munich, Germany and Salzburg, Austria by train is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in Austria must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 27/06/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Munich and Salzburg as this information can change.
The restriction level for your return train to Munich, Germany from Salzburg is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 27/06/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Munich from Salzburg closer to your date of departure here.
Some of the Munich train stations to Salzburg you can start your journey from include München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Salzburg include Salzburg Hbf, Salzburg Aigen and Salzburg Aiglhof.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from München Hbf and arriving in Salzburg Hbf.
Passengers board the train most frequently from München Hbf, which is located around 2.3 miles (3.7 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Salzburg Hbf, located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre.
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