The cheapest trains from Munich to Salzburg

Showing times and prices for 28 Oct

Cheapest

£18

Average

£24

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 Munich to Salzburg will cost around £ 24 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 18.

Cheapest
13:57München Hbf (tief)1h57 15:54Salzburg Hbf
2 changes
£181One-way
2nd Cheapest
20:17Munich Hbf1h45 22:02Salzburg Hbf
0 changes
£191One-way
23:50Munich Hbf1h55 01:45Salzburg Hbf
0 changes
£201One-way
22:43Munich Hbf1h54 00:37Salzburg Hbf
0 changes
£201One-way
19:55Munich Hbf1h47 21:42Salzburg Hbf
0 changes
£201One-way

Timetable Munich to Salzburg

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thu, 28 Oct
00:43Munich Hbf5h57 06:40Salzburg Hbf
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00:49Munich Hbf5h40 06:29Salzburg Hbf
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05:48Munich Hbf2h04 07:52Salzburg Hbf
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06:23Munich Hbf1h35 07:58Salzburg Hbf
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06:55Munich Hbf1h47 08:42Salzburg Hbf
0 changes
07:23Munich Hbf1h35 08:58Salzburg Hbf
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07:55Munich Hbf1h47 09:42Salzburg Hbf
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08:17Munich Hbf1h42 09:59Salzburg Hbf
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08:56Munich Hbf1h46 10:42Salzburg Hbf
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09:29Munich Hbf1h29 10:58Salzburg Hbf
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09:55Munich Hbf1h47 11:42Salzburg Hbf
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10:17Munich Hbf1h42 11:59Salzburg Hbf
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10:55Munich Hbf1h47 12:42Salzburg Hbf
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11:29Munich Hbf1h29 12:58Salzburg Hbf
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11:55Munich Hbf1h47 13:42Salzburg Hbf
0 changes
12:17Munich Hbf1h42 13:59Salzburg Hbf
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12:55Munich Hbf1h47 14:42Salzburg Hbf
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13:29Munich Hbf1h29 14:58Salzburg Hbf
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13:55Munich Hbf1h47 15:42Salzburg Hbf
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13:57München Hbf (tief)1h57 15:54Salzburg Hbf
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14:17Munich Hbf1h42 15:59Salzburg Hbf
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14:55Munich Hbf1h47 16:42Salzburg Hbf
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15:29Munich Hbf1h29 16:58Salzburg Hbf
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15:55Munich Hbf1h47 17:42Salzburg Hbf
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16:17Munich Hbf1h42 17:59Salzburg Hbf
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16:55Munich Hbf1h47 18:42Salzburg Hbf
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17:30Munich Hbf1h28 18:58Salzburg Hbf
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17:55Munich Hbf1h47 19:42Salzburg Hbf
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18:17Munich Hbf1h42 19:59Salzburg Hbf
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18:55Munich Hbf1h47 20:42Salzburg Hbf
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19:17Munich Hbf1h43 21:00Salzburg Hbf
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19:55Munich Hbf1h47 21:42Salzburg Hbf
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20:17Munich Hbf1h45 22:02Salzburg Hbf
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20:43Munich Hbf1h54 22:37Salzburg Hbf
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21:43Munich Hbf1h54 23:37Salzburg Hbf
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22:43Munich Hbf1h54 00:37Salzburg Hbf
0 changes
23:50Munich Hbf1h55 01:45Salzburg Hbf
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Wed
27 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£11Flixbus
Thu
28 Oct
£18Deutsche Bahn
£18Flixbus
Fri
29 Oct
£18Deutsche Bahn
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Sat
30 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£11Union Ivkoni International
Sun
31 Oct
£18Deutsche Bahn
£9Flixbus
Mon
1 Nov
£16Deutsche Bahn
£9Flixbus
Tue
2 Nov
£16Deutsche Bahn
£11Union Ivkoni International
Fri
5 Nov
£16Deutsche Bahn
£5Flixbus
Sat
6 Nov
£16Deutsche Bahn
£5Flixbus
Sun
7 Nov
£16Deutsche Bahn
£11Union Ivkoni International
Mon
8 Nov
£16Deutsche Bahn
£9Union Ivkoni International
Tue
9 Nov
£16Deutsche Bahn
£9Union Ivkoni International
Fri
12 Nov
£16Deutsche Bahn
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Sat
13 Nov
£16Deutsche Bahn
£9Union Ivkoni International
Sun
14 Nov
£16Deutsche Bahn
£5Flixbus
Mon
15 Nov
£16Deutsche Bahn
£9Union Ivkoni International
Tue
16 Nov
£16Deutsche Bahn
£9Union Ivkoni International

The fastest trains from Munich to Salzburg

Showing times and prices for 28 Oct

Fastest Journey

1 h 28 m

Average

1 h 57 m

Trains per day

37

Distance

116 km

Of the 37 trains that leave Munich for Salzburg every day 34 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 116 km distance in an average of 1 h 57 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 28 m .

The slowest trains will take 5 h 57 m 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
17:30Munich Hbf1h28 18:58Salzburg Hbf
0 changes
£281One-way
2nd Fastest
11:29Munich Hbf1h29 12:58Salzburg Hbf
0 changes
£281One-way
2nd Fastest
15:29Munich Hbf1h29 16:58Salzburg Hbf
0 changes
£281One-way
2nd Fastest
09:29Munich Hbf1h29 10:58Salzburg Hbf
0 changes
£281One-way
2nd Fastest
13:29Munich Hbf1h29 14:58Salzburg Hbf
0 changes
£281One-way

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Train Information from Munich to Salzburg

distanceDistance71 miles (115 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 35 min
priceAverage train ticket price£17 (€19)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, Meridian, ÖBB, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Bayerische Regiobahn or ÖBB | Nightjet

Trains from Munich to Salzburg cover the 71 miles (115 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 35 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Meridian, ÖBB, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Bayerische Regiobahn or ÖBB | Nightjet. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £17, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £16. Travellers depart most frequently from München Hbf and arrive in Salzburg Hbf.

Train companies

Travel with Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB between Munich and Salzburg

Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB trains will get you from Munich to Salzburg from £16. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Deutsche Bahn
ÖBB

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train between Munich and Salzburg. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

  • Average Price: £16

Deutsche Bahn has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by train between Munich and Salzburg:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Trains from Munich to Salzburg: Journey Details

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.

Taking the Train from Munich

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.

Getting into Salzburg by Train

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.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Munich
Salzburg
München Hbf is the most popular Munich 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 Munich for your journey to Salzburg.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 07: 00 - 21: 00
Connections to/from station
Train lines: ICE, RJ, NJ, IC, EC, RE, RB
U-Bahn lines: U1, U2, U4, U5, U7
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S4, S6, S7, S8
Tram lines: 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21
Bus lines: 68, X98