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Trip Summary

There are 90 daily trains from Salzburg to Salzkotten. Traveling by train from Salzburg to Salzkotten usually takes around 10 hours and 44 minutes, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn train can make the trip in 8 hours and 29 minutes.

Distance333 mi (535 km)
Fastest train8h 29m
Lowest price£25.34
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company
Train lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Salzburg to Salzkotten during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from Salzburg to Salzkotten?

The distance between Salzburg and Salzkotten is approximately 333 miles, or 535 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 10 hours and 44 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 8 hours and 29 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Salzburg to Salzkotten are the most crowded on Sunday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Sunday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Salzburg at 05:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 23:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Salzburg to Salzkotten?

There are 90 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Salzkotten to Salzburg.

Which train should you take from Salzburg to Salzkotten?

2 train services operate from Salzburg, to Salzkotten, North Rhine-Westphalia. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company usually has more trains scheduled, with 61 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Deutsche Bahn299h 21m£93.21
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company6111h 24m£89.19

Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Salzburg to Salzkotten start from £58, and on average cost £93. Daily there are 29 Deutsche Bahn schedules to Salzkotten. Deutsche Bahn in Salzburg leaves from Salzburg Taxham Europark and 4 other stations. And in Salzkotten trains arrive at Scharmede,

From Salzburg to Salzkotten train travel on Deutsche Bahn takes 9 hours and 21 minutes. If you are looking to get to Salzkotten faster, Deutsche Bahn offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 8 hours and 29 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn offers 29 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £93 for a one-way train ticket to Salzkotten.

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Salzburg to Salzkotten start from £25, and on average cost £89. Daily there are 61 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Salzkotten. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Salzburg leaves from Salzburg Taxham Europark and 5 other stations. And in Salzkotten trains arrive at Scharmede,

From Salzburg to Salzkotten train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 11 hours and 24 minutes. If you are looking to get to Salzkotten faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 8 hours and 29 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers 61 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £89 for a one-way train ticket to Salzkotten.

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