Cheap bus tickets from Salzburg to Vienna

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Cheapest

$16

Average

$17

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.

The average ticket from Salzburg to Vienna will cost around $ 17 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 16.

06:00PMSalzburg3h30 09:30PMVienna
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$161One-way
10:00PMSalzburg3h00 01:00AMVienna
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$181One-way

Bus schedule from Salzburg to Vienna

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06:00PMSalzburg3h30 09:30PMVienna
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Dec 8
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Dec 9
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Dec 11
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Dec 16
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Dec 17
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Dec 18
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Dec 20
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Dec 22
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Dec 23
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Dec 24
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Bus times from Salzburg to Vienna

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Fastest Journey

3 h

Average

3 h 15 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

252 km

Of the 2 buses that leave Salzburg for Vienna every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 252 km distance in an average of 3 h 15 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h .

The slowest buses will take 3 h 30 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

10:00PMSalzburg3h00 01:00AMVienna
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$181One-way
06:00PMSalzburg3h30 09:30PMVienna
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$161One-way

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Overview: Bus from Salzburg to Vienna

distanceDistance156 miles (251 km)
durationAverage bus duration9 h 10 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$40 (€34)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersLocomore, BlaBlaCar or Flixbus

Buses from Salzburg to Vienna cover the 156 miles (251 km) long route taking on average 9 h 10 min with our travel partners like Locomore, BlaBlaCar or Flixbus. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $30 (€25), but the average price of bus tickets is $40 (€34). Travelers depart most frequently from Salzburg Hbf and arrive in Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB).

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FlixBus buses between Salzburg and Vienna

Travel between Salzburg and Vienna from $30 (€25) with Omio’s bus partners FlixBus! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient trip for you.

FlixBus

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

  • Average Price: $30

Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your FlixBus bus ticket from Salzburg to Vienna:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

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Bus to Vienna from Salzburg
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FAQs
How much are cheap buses from Salzburg to Vienna?
Omio customers have found cheap bus tickets to Vienna from Salzburg for as low as $30 (€25)  for the next 7 days.
What is the price of a bus ticket from Salzburg to Vienna?
The Salzburg to Vienna bus ticket price is on average $40 (€34)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next week.
How far is Salzburg to Vienna by bus?
The bus distance from Salzburg to Vienna is around 156 miles (251 km).
What is the Salzburg to Vienna bus travel time?
The Salzburg to Vienna bus duration is on average 9 h 10 min, which is to be expected when traveling 156 miles (251 km) from Salzburg to Vienna. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
What station does the bus from Salzburg to Vienna depart from? Which Vienna bus station do I come into from Salzburg?

When taking a bus from Salzburg, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Salzburg, Lastenstrasse / Weiserhofstraße, Salzburg, PR Süd and Salzburg, Rainerstraße (Austria Trend Hotel Europa). When you arrive in Vienna, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB), Wien, Hauptbahnhof Wiedner Gürtel/Laxenburger Straße (International Busterminal) and Wien, Hauptbahnhof.

Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Salzburg Hbf   to Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB).

Where is the bus station in Salzburg? Where is the bus station in Vienna?

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Salzburg Hbf, which is located around 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB), located 2.3 miles (3.7 km) away from the city center.

Which bus companies should I travel with from Salzburg to Vienna?
Take the Salzburg to Vienna bus with Locomore, BlaBlaCar or Flixbus. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus providers for the route to Vienna from Salzburg as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
When does the first bus depart from Salzburg to Vienna? When does the last bus depart from Salzburg to Vienna?
The earliest bus departing from Salzburg to Vienna leaves at 4: 40 AM. The last bus departing from Salzburg to Vienna leaves at 4: 40 AM. You can find the latest Salzburg to Vienna bus schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I buy a bus ticket from Salzburg to Vienna to get the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for buses in advance to score the best deals from all possible bus companies offering this journey and save money. If you purchase bus tickets from Salzburg to Vienna within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $40 (€34) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your bus ticket from Salzburg to Vienna a few months in advance.