The cheapest buses from Vienna to Salzburg

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Cheapest

$17

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

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$171One-way

Timetable Vienna to Salzburg

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Sep 23
$30Westbahn
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Sep 24
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Sep 25
$25ÖBB | Railjet
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Sep 26
$25ÖBB | Railjet
$433Austrian Airlines
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Sep 27
$24Westbahn
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Sep 28
$17Westbahn
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Sep 29
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Sep 30
$24Westbahn
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Oct 1
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Oct 3
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Oct 4
$24Westbahn
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Oct 5
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Oct 7
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Oct 8
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Oct 9
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Oct 10
$17Westbahn
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Oct 11
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The fastest buses from Vienna to Salzburg

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Fastest Journey

3 h 30 m

Average

3 h 30 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

252 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Vienna for Salzburg every day 1 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 30 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h 30 m .

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.

02:30PMVienna3h30 06:00PMSalzburg
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$171One-way

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Bus Information from Vienna to Salzburg

distanceDistance156 miles (251 km)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesLocomore, BlaBlaCar or Flixbus

Buses from Vienna to Salzburg cover the 156 miles (251 km) long route with our travel partners like Locomore, BlaBlaCar or Flixbus. There are direct bus services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in Salzburg, Lastenstrasse.

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Vienna to Salzburg with FlixBus

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Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip from Vienna to Salzburg.

Looking for buses between Vienna and Salzburg? FlixBus is one of the best companies to travel with on the 156 miles (251 km) journey from Vienna to Salzburg. As an official travel partner of FlixBus, Omio quickly shows you the latest FlixBus bus schedules and timetables, tickets and offers (such as baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Vienna to Salzburg routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable FlixBus bus tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for buses between Vienna and Salzburg, you can quickly see if the FlixBus ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a bus. Once you’re ready, book your Vienna - Salzburg bus now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with FlixBus!

These are FlixBus' ticket policies for COVID-19 for the bus between Vienna and Salzburg:

  • 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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Buses from Vienna to Salzburg
Take the bus to Salzburg easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Vienna to Salzburg.
FAQs
How far is Salzburg from Vienna by bus?
The bus distance from Vienna to Salzburg is around 156 miles (251 km).
When traveling by bus from Vienna to Salzburg, which bus station in Vienna do I depart from and which bus station in Salzburg do I arrive in?

Some of the Vienna bus stations to Salzburg you can start your journey from include Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB), Wien, Hauptbahnhof Wiedner Gürtel/Laxenburger Straße (International Busterminal) and Wien, Hauptbahnhof. Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Salzburg include Salzburg, Lastenstrasse, Salzburg, PR Süd and Salzburg, Rainerstraße (Austria Trend Hotel Europa).

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof   and arriving in Salzburg, Lastenstrasse.

Where is the bus station in Vienna to go to Salzburg? Where is the bus station in Salzburg located?

You can find the most popular departure bus station for this trip, Wien Westbahnhof, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center of Vienna. The most popular arrival bus station in Salzburg, called Salzburg, Lastenstrasse, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city center.

Which bus providers can take me between Vienna and Salzburg?
For the route from Vienna to Salzburg you can take a bus with Locomore, BlaBlaCar or Flixbus. Be sure to check out all possible bus companies that offer services between Vienna and Salzburg on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
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