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Compare train tickets from Munich to Salzburg


Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Munich to Salzburg?

Lowest Price€18.14
Fastest Train1h 50m
Trains Per Day16
Train Lines2
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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Munich to Salzburg?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, €21.14 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Munich to Salzburg. By booking your trip 2 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of €14.07 compared to a same-day fare.

How long is the train journey from Munich to Salzburg?

The distance between Munich and Salzburg is approximately 116 kilometers, or 72 miles. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 6 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 50 minutes. As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Munich to Salzburg are the most crowded on Saturday. 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 Munich at 00:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 18:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from Munich to Salzburg?

There are 16 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 on your return trip from Salzburg to Munich, with tickets starting at €21.14. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the coach from Munich to Salzburg for €4.84.

What train services are there from Munich to Salzburg?

2 train services operate from Munich to Salzburg. Deutsche Bahn usually has more trains scheduled, with 13.5 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Deutsche Bahn142h 9m€22.99
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company21h 55m€19.90

Where is the train station in Munich?

There is one train station in Munich:

  • München Train Station

Where is the train station in Salzburg?

Salzburg has one train station:

  • Salzburg Liefering

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