How to get from Rome to Salzburg

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from Rome to Salzburg

You can get from Rome to Salzburg by train, bus or flight.

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bus

To get from Rome to Salzburg on 23 May we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:30Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina16h00 01:30Salzburg, PR Süd
1 change
£641One-way
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09:30Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina16h00 01:30Salzburg, PR Süd
1 change
£641One-way

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Travel Information between Rome and Salzburg

distanceDistance408 miles (658 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£51 - £61
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £51 • 16 h
fastestFastest modeTrain • £61 • 10 h 32 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or ÖBB | Nightjet

Take a coach or train to travel 408 miles (658 km) from Rome to Salzburg. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 10 h 32 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £51. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus or ÖBB | Nightjet among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Rome to Salzburg.

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FAQs

Travel from Rome, Italy to Salzburg, Austria is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Salzburg from Rome restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Salzburg, Austria from Rome?

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Salzburg, Austria?

The government of Austria has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 16/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Rome and Salzburg closer to your planned date of departure here.

The current restriction level for returning to Rome, Italy from Austria is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Rome, Italy from Salzburg, Austria?

Reentering Italy is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Rome from Salzburg?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

Which rules do I need to follow in Rome, Italy regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Italy must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 19/05/2022. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Rome from Salzburg here.

There are 2 ways to get from Rome to Salzburg: coach or train.

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Rome to Salzburg. Tickets for a coach cost on average £51.

This is compared to other travel options to Salzburg:

A coach is generally £10 less than a train for the same route. A train costs on average £61 from Rome to Salzburg.

The fastest way to get to Salzburg from Rome is by train with an average travel time of 10 h 32 min.

There are alternative travel options to Salzburg that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 16 h   of travel time.

The Rome to Salzburg distance is approximately 408 miles (658 km).

The average frequency per day from Rome to Salzburg is:

  • 1 train a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Rome to Salzburg as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Rome to Salzburg:

  • Coaches from Rome to Salzburg most often leave from Rome, Termini and arrive in Salzburg, PR Süd.
  • Trains from Rome to Salzburg most often leave from Roma Termini and arrive in Salzburg Hbf.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Rome to Salzburg:

  • You can go to Salzburg from Rome by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £51 with Flixbus from Rome to Salzburg on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Rome to Salzburg with ÖBB | Nightjet. Cheap tickets can be found for £61 with ÖBB | Nightjet from Rome to Salzburg.

Yes, there are direct services available between Rome and Salzburg with the following travel operators:

  • You can travel directly by coach with with direct coaches per day.
  • You'll find 1 direct train per day with ÖBB | Nightjet.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Salzburg as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Rome and Salzburg.

Many of our customers travelling from Rome to Salzburg don't make Salzburg their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Vienna, Munich or Prague, either of which you could add to your Rome and Salzburg trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Salzburg to any of these top destinations today!

Before travelling from Rome to Salzburg, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this journey is £51 one way on average.
  • The price of a train ticket for this journey is £61 one way on average.

But we recommend booking Rome to Salzburg tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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