Prague to Salzburg train

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Cheap train tickets from Prague to Salzburg

Showing times and prices for 24 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Prague to Salzburg is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
10:217h05
Prague hlavní nádraží
17:26Salzburg Hbf
£641One-way
1 change
ÖBB | Railjet
10:447h05
Prague hlavní nádraží
17:49Salzburg Hbf
£751One-way
1 change
ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
10:215h28
Prague hlavní nádraží
15:49Salzburg Hbf
£1011One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
07:0512h16
Prague hlavní nádraží
19:21Salzburg Hbf
£1451One-way
3 changes
Deutsche Bahn
07:0510h16
Prague hlavní nádraží
17:21Salzburg Hbf
£1451One-way
3 changes

Train timetablePrague to Salzburg

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 24 April
Deutsche Bahn
07:0512h16
Prague hlavní nádraží
19:21Salzburg Hbf
3 changes
Deutsche Bahn
07:0510h16
Prague hlavní nádraží
17:21Salzburg Hbf
3 changes
ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
10:215h28
Prague hlavní nádraží
15:49Salzburg Hbf
1 change
ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
10:217h05
Prague hlavní nádraží
17:26Salzburg Hbf
1 change
ÖBB | Railjet
10:447h05
Prague hlavní nádraží
17:49Salzburg Hbf
1 change

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Train times from Prague to Salzburg

Showing times and prices for 24 Apr

Fastest Journey

5 h 28 m

Average

8 h 26 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

274 km

To travel from Prague to Salzburg you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
10:215h28
Prague hlavní nádraží
15:49Salzburg Hbf
£1011One-way
1 change
ÖBB | Railjet
10:447h05
Prague hlavní nádraží
17:49Salzburg Hbf
£751One-way
1 change
ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
10:217h05
Prague hlavní nádraží
17:26Salzburg Hbf
£641One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
07:0510h16
Prague hlavní nádraží
17:21Salzburg Hbf
£1451One-way
3 changes
Deutsche Bahn
07:0512h16
Prague hlavní nádraží
19:21Salzburg Hbf
£1451One-way
3 changes

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Overview: Train from Prague to Salzburg

distanceDistance169 miles
durationAverage train duration5 h 28 min
priceAverage train ticket price£49 (€54)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | Regionalzug, ÖBB | S-Bahn, ÖBB | InterCity, Deutsche Bahn or České dráhy

Trains from Prague to Salzburg cover the 169 miles long route taking on average 5 h 28 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | Regionalzug, ÖBB | S-Bahn, ÖBB | InterCity, Deutsche Bahn or České dráhy. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £49, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £21. Travellers depart most frequently from Prague hlavní nádraží and arrive in Salzburg Hbf.

Train providers: ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB and ÖBB | Railjet trains Prague to Salzburg

For as little as £21 you can travel by train from Prague to Salzburg with ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB and ÖBB | Railjet. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

ÖBB Railjet is a high-speed train service operated by the Austrian Federal Railways (ÖBB). It is one of the most popular train services in Austria, offering fast and comfortable journeys between major cities. The Railjet trains are modern and spacious, with comfortable seating, air-conditioning, and power sockets. There are three types of Railjet trains: the Railjet Comfort, the Railjet Business, and the Railjet First Class. The Comfort class offers standard seating, while the Business class offers more spacious seating and complimentary drinks and snacks. The First Class offers the most luxurious experience, with extra-wide seats, complimentary meals, and access to a private lounge. The Railjet service operates on several popular routes, including Vienna to Salzburg, Vienna to Innsbruck, and Vienna to Graz. Tickets can be purchased online or at the station, and there are several types of tickets available, including single tickets, return tickets, and group tickets. With its modern trains, comfortable seating, and convenient ticketing options, ÖBB Railjet is the perfect way to explore Austria.

ÖBB | Railjet from Prague to Salzburg train information:

  • Average Duration: 7 h 4 min
  • Cheapest Price: £47

Trains from Prague to Salzburg

Taking trains from Prague to Salzburg is an interesting journey but takes careful planning as the routes operated by Deutsche Bahn can involve several connections, sometimes numbering as many as 7. This means travelling time varies from around 11 hours to approximately 16 hours 30 minutes. There is one morning departure at shortly after 5:00 a.m. with another three trains leaving between mid-afternoon and around 9:00 p.m. Trains from Prague to Budapest depart from Prague Masarykovo Station and terminate at Salzburg Station. Connections are made at places such as Bad Schandau, Dresden, Frankfurt, Burbach, Leipzig and Dillenburg. There is no morning departure on Saturdays and Sundays.

FAQs: Prague to Salzburg train

FAQs: Travel by train from Prague to Salzburg easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Prague to Salzburg.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Prague to Salzburg can start from as little as £21 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Prague to Salzburg is £49; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Prague to Salzburg train travel time is 5 h 28 min   for the 169 mile long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Prague to Salzburg leaves at 08: 35. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Prague to Salzburg leaves at 21: 03.
There are 7 trains a day from Prague to Salzburg which require at least one change with ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | Regionalzug, ÖBB | S-Bahn, ÖBB | InterCity, Deutsche Bahn or České dráhy. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Salzburg. Take the fast train with ÖBB | Railjet from Prague to Salzburg.
For the route from Prague to Salzburg you can take a train with ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | Regionalzug, ÖBB | S-Bahn, ÖBB | InterCity, Deutsche Bahn or České dráhy. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Salzburg from Prague on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 03.

When departing from Prague, you have various train station options to start your route from including Prague hlavní nádraží, Prague-Holešovice and Praha-Kačerov. When arriving in Salzburg, you can end your journey in train stations like Salzburg Hbf, Salzburg, Hauptbahnhof (Südtiroler Platz) and Salzburg Mülln-Altstadt.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Prague hlavní nádraží, which is located around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Salzburg Hbf, located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Prague to Salzburg is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Salzburg from Prague including taking a train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Prague and Salzburg

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Salzburg
Prague hlavní nádraží is the most popular Prague 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 Prague for your journey to Salzburg.
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