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from Salzburg to Zagreb

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

Our recommendation

To get from Salzburg to Zagreb on 22 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

21:20Salzburg, PR Süd6h05 03:25Zagreb, Autobusni Kolodvor
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£261One-way
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21:20Salzburg, PR Süd6h05 03:25Zagreb, Autobusni Kolodvor
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£261One-way
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01:35Salzburg, PR Süd9h00 10:35Zagreb, Autobusni Kolodvor
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£321One-way

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Travel Information from Salzburg to Zagreb

distanceDistance194 miles (313 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£19 - £35
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £19 • 6 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeCoach • £19 • 6 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or ÖBB

Travel 194 miles (313 km) by coach or train to Zagreb from Salzburg. If speed is a priority, then a coach is the best option with an average duration of 6 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £19. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus or ÖBB among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Salzburg to Zagreb.

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FAQs
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Zagreb, Croatia if I’m coming from Salzburg, Austria?

Travel between Salzburg, Austria and Zagreb, Croatia is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Austria enter Croatia?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Zagreb from Salzburg?

Conditions of entry into Croatia:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Zagreb, Croatia?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Croatia has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 17/10/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip to Zagreb from Salzburg.

Are there restrictions on reentering Austria from Zagreb, Croatia due to the coronavirus pandemic?

The restriction level for your return to Salzburg, Austria from Croatia is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Salzburg from Zagreb restricted?

Entry into Austria is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Croatia.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Salzburg from Zagreb?

Conditions of reentry into Austria:

  • 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 coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Salzburg, Austria?

You should observe these safety measures in Austria as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Austria was last checked on 20/10/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Salzburg from Zagreb closer to your date of departure here.

How do I travel to Zagreb from Salzburg?

There are 2 ways to travel between Salzburg and Zagreb including taking a coach or train.

How do I get from Salzburg to Zagreb the cheapest way?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Salzburg to Zagreb, which costs on average £19.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Zagreb:

A coach is generally £17 less than a train for the same trip. A train costs on average £35 from Salzburg to Zagreb.

What is the fastest way from Salzburg to Zagreb?

The fastest way from Salzburg to Zagreb is by coach with an average journey time of 6 h 5 min.

Other travel options to Zagreb from Salzburg can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by train can take 6 h 41 min   on average.

How far is Zagreb from Salzburg?

You should expect to travel around 194 miles (313 km) from Salzburg to Zagreb.

How many services a day are there between Salzburg and Zagreb?

The average frequency per day from Salzburg to Zagreb is:

  • Around 1 coach per day.

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

When going from Salzburg to Zagreb, where do I depart from Salzburg and where do I arrive in Zagreb?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Salzburg to Zagreb:

  • Most travellers board their coach from Salzburg, Lastenstrasse and arrive in Zagreb, Autobusni Kolodvor.
Which travel companies can take me from Salzburg to Zagreb?

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

  • You can travel by coach from Salzburg to Zagreb with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Salzburg to Zagreb tickets for £19 on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Salzburg to Zagreb with ÖBB. Cheap tickets can be found for £35 with ÖBB from Salzburg to Zagreb.
Is it possible to travel directly to Zagreb from Salzburg?

Yes, there are direct routes from Salzburg to Zagreb with the following travel companies:

  • You can find 1 direct coach per day to Zagreb with.
  • You can check for a direct train to Zagreb with ÖBB | Euro City (EC) with direct trains per day.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Zagreb tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this journey.

Where should I go next after I travel from Salzburg to Zagreb?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Salzburg to Zagreb often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Budapest, Vienna or Ljubljana. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Salzburg and Zagreb itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Zagreb and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I purchase tickets to Zagreb from Salzburg online for the best deals?

When planning your trip from Salzburg to Zagreb, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost £19 one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost £35 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Salzburg and Zagreb online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.