Cheap train tickets from Munich to Salzburg

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How much are train tickets from Munich to Salzburg?

Lowest Price£17.08
Fastest1h 44m
Daily Schedules18
train companies3
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Munich to Salzburg?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Munich to Salzburg is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Munich to Salzburg was £17.17. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 21 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £13.51 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from Munich to Salzburg?

The distance between Munich and Salzburg is approximately 71.80 miles, or 115.52 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 2 hours and 12 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour and 44 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Munich to Salzburg?

On Sunday trains from Munich to Salzburg are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Wednesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Deutsche Bahn has the greatest number of connections between Munich to Salzburg

Typically there are 18 schedules to compare for your trip to Salzburg. On the route to Salzburg 3 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Deutsche Bahn offers the most scheduled departures between Munich to Salzburg, usually offering 15 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Munich to Salzburg, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Coach tickets from Munich to Salzburg, which start at £3.86.

Here are the 3 train companies that operate from Munich to Salzburg

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Munich to Salzburg start from £17.08, and on average cost £21.74. Daily there are 15 Deutsche Bahn schedules to Salzburg. Deutsche Bahn in Munich leaves from München Train Station and one other station. And in Salzburg trains arrive at Salzburg Liefering and one other train station.

From Munich to Salzburg train travel on Deutsche Bahn takes 2 hours and 12 minutes. If you are looking to get to Salzburg faster, Deutsche Bahn offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 44 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn offers 19 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £20.56 for a one-way train ticket to Salzburg.

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Avg. Time
2h 12m
Avg. Price
£21.74

DB Intercity-Express

DB Intercity-Express train tickets from Munich to Salzburg start from £17.18, and on average cost £21.24. Daily there are 2 DB Intercity-Express schedules to Salzburg. DB Intercity-Express in Munich leaves from München Train Station, And in Salzburg trains arrive at Salzburg Liefering and one other train station.

From Munich to Salzburg train travel on DB Intercity-Express takes 2 hours and 1 minutes. If you are looking to get to Salzburg faster, DB Intercity-Express offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 44 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, DB Intercity-Express offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £25.58 for a one-way train ticket to Salzburg.

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Avg. Time
2h 1m
Avg. Price
£21.24

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Munich to Salzburg start from £17.13, and on average cost £21.14. Daily there are 3 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Salzburg. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Munich leaves from München Flughafen Besucherpark and one other station. And in Salzburg trains arrive at Salzburg Liefering and one other train station.

From Munich to Salzburg train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 2 hours and 15 minutes. If you are looking to get to Salzburg faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 44 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers 6 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £20.77 for a one-way train ticket to Salzburg.

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Avg. Time
2h 15m
Avg. Price
£21.14
There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to Salzburg that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Munich are:
  • München Train Station
  • München Flughafen Besucherpark
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in Salzburg. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination. These are the busiest arriving stations in Salzburg:
  • Salzburg Liefering
  • Salzburg Taxham Europark