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Train Information to Dortmund from Salzburg

distanceDistance357 miles (575 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 49 min
priceAverage train ticket price£29 (€33)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB

Trains from Salzburg to Dortmund cover the 357 miles (575 km) long route taking on average 8 h 49 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £8, but the average price of train tickets is £29. Travellers depart most frequently from Salzburg Hbf and arrive in Dortmund Hbf.

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Train from Salzburg to Dortmund with Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB

Find the best trains from Salzburg to Dortmund with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB from £8. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

Deutsche Bahn
ÖBB

Travel 357 miles (575 km) in comfort with Deutsche Bahn (DB) from Salzburg to Dortmund. Check the DB train timetable for your trip between Salzburg and Dortmund on Omio and then book DB tickets online quickly, easily and safely. For a Deutsche Bahn ticket from Salzburg to Dortmund you can pay as low as £8.

Deutsche Bahn is the main operator of Germany’s train services and makes an average of 40, 000 train journeys domestically and internationally every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn includes its wide range of ticket types, savings offers such as the Super Saver fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.

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, toilets are standard amenities, but other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

When purchasing your Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Salzburg and Dortmund, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

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

Travel Tips

Trains from Salzburg to Dortmund
Travel by train to Dortmund 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 Salzburg to Dortmund.
FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Dortmund, Germany if I'm coming from Salzburg, Austria by train?

Travel between Salzburg, Austria and Dortmund, Germany by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany from Austria?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Dortmund, Germany?

All travellers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 26/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Salzburg to Dortmund as this information can change.

What restrictions are there on reentering Austria from Dortmund, Germany?

Return travel from Germany to Austria is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Salzburg from Dortmund?

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

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 requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 24/10/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Salzburg from Dortmund.

What is the price of the cheapest train to Dortmund from Salzburg?
You can find a cheap train from Salzburg to Dortmund for some dates and times for as low as £8  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Salzburg to Dortmund on average?
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Salzburg to Dortmund train price to come in at an average of £29  one way.
What is the distance to Dortmund from Salzburg via train?
The train distance from Salzburg to Dortmund is around 357 miles (575 km).
How many hours does it take from Salzburg to Dortmund by train?
The Salzburg to Dortmund train duration is on average 8 h 49 min, which is to be expected when travelling 357 miles (575 km) to Dortmund from Salzburg. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
When travelling by train from Salzburg to Dortmund, which train station in Salzburg do I depart from and which train station in Dortmund do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Salzburg to start your journey from including Salzburg Hbf, Salzburg Aigen and Salzburg Aiglhof. In Dortmund you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Salzburg Hbf   and arrive in Dortmund Hbf.

Where is the train station in Salzburg to go to Dortmund? Where is the train station in Dortmund located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Salzburg Hbf, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Salzburg. The most popular arrival train station in Dortmund, called Dortmund Hbf, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city centre.

What train providers go from Salzburg to Dortmund?
Take the Salzburg to Dortmund train with Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey to Dortmund from Salzburg as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Are there any Salzburg to Dortmund direct trains?
Yes, there are 12 direct trains per day to Dortmund from Salzburg, and you can find a direct train for this journey with Deutsche Bahn  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you purchase your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
How many train services per day are there between Salzburg and Dortmund?
The average number of trains departing Salzburg for Dortmund is 12 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When does the first train depart from Salzburg to Dortmund? When does the last train depart from Salzburg to Dortmund?
The earliest train for this trip departs from Salzburg at 05: 04. The last train leaves from Salzburg at 19: 15. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Salzburg to Dortmund and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
When should I purchase Salzburg Dortmund train tickets to score the best deals?
If you book a train ticket between Salzburg and Dortmund within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £29 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Salzburg and Dortmund are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Salzburg
Dortmund
Salzburg Hbf is the most popular Salzburg 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 Salzburg for your journey to Dortmund.

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