The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
This is the last bus of the day.
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6 h 40 m
7 h 22 m
Buses per day
Of the 2 buses that leave Salzburg for Karlsruhe every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||228 miles (368 km)|
|Average bus duration||6 h 15 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$27 (€25)|
|Bus frequency||5 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there are 2 direct buses a day|
|Bus providers||BlaBlaCar, Flixbus or Nomago|
Buses from Salzburg to Karlsruhe cover the 228 miles (368 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 15 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar, Flixbus or Nomago. Normally, there are 5 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $23 (€21), but the average price of bus tickets is $27 (€25). Travelers depart most frequently from Salzburg Hbf and arrive in Karlsruhe, Hinterm Hauptbahnhof.
Travel to Karlsruhe from Salzburg from $23 (€21) with Omio’s bus partners FlixBus! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.
FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.
Travel between Salzburg, Austria and Karlsruhe, Germany by bus is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 8/8/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Karlsruhe from Salzburg before traveling.
The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Karlsruhe to Salzburg is: Fully open
Reentry to Austria is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
What are the requirements?
The government of Austria has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 7/28/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your bus to Salzburg from Karlsruhe here.
When taking the bus between Salzburg and Karlsruhe, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Salzburg, Hbf Bahnsteig, Salzburg, Alpensiedlung P+R and Salzburg, P+R Süd. Your trip can end in bus stations such as Karlsruhe, Hinterm Hauptbahnhof, Karlsruhe, Marktplatz and Karlsruhe Hbf.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Salzburg Hbf and arrive in Karlsruhe, Hinterm Hauptbahnhof.
The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this route, called Salzburg Hbf, is located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city center of Salzburg.
The most popular arrival bus station, Karlsruhe, Hinterm Hauptbahnhof, is located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city center of Karlsruhe.
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