Basel to Salzburg train

Cheap train tickets from Basel to Salzburg

Showing times and prices for Jun 06

Cheapest

83

Average

93

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Basel to Salzburg is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
11:13PM8h45
Basel SBB
07:58AMSalzburg Hauptbahnhof
831One-way
2 transfers
02:06PM7h56
Basel SBB
10:02PMSalzburg Hauptbahnhof
851One-way
5 transfers
02:13PM6h47
Basel SBB
09:00PMSalzburg Hauptbahnhof
901One-way
2 transfers
02:27PM7h15
Basel SBB
09:42PMSalzburg Hauptbahnhof
1021One-way
2 transfers
08:13AM7h46
Basel SBB
03:59PMSalzburg Hauptbahnhof
1031One-way
1 transfer

Train schedule from Basel to Salzburg

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, June 6
05:50AM7h08
Basel SBB
12:58PMSalzburg Hauptbahnhof
1 transfer
06:33AM6h25
Basel SBB
12:58PMSalzburg Hauptbahnhof
2 transfers
06:33AM7h26
Basel SBB
01:59PMSalzburg Hauptbahnhof
3 transfers
08:13AM7h46
Basel SBB
03:59PMSalzburg Hauptbahnhof
1 transfer
08:33AM6h25
Basel SBB
02:58PMSalzburg Hauptbahnhof
2 transfers
08:33AM7h26
Basel SBB
03:59PMSalzburg Hauptbahnhof
3 transfers
10:11AM7h48
Basel SBB
05:59PMSalzburg Hauptbahnhof
3 transfers
10:33AM6h25
Basel SBB
04:58PMSalzburg Hauptbahnhof
2 transfers
11:33AM6h29
Basel SBB
06:02PMSalzburg Hauptbahnhof
1 transfer
12:33PM7h26
Basel SBB
07:59PMSalzburg Hauptbahnhof
3 transfers
12:33PM6h25
Basel SBB
06:58PMSalzburg Hauptbahnhof
2 transfers
12:33PM6h25
Basel SBB
06:58PMSalzburg Hauptbahnhof
2 transfers
01:33PM6h30
Basel SBB
08:03PMSalzburg Hauptbahnhof
1 transfer
02:06PM7h56
Basel SBB
10:02PMSalzburg Hauptbahnhof
5 transfers
02:13PM6h47
Basel SBB
09:00PMSalzburg Hauptbahnhof
2 transfers
02:27PM7h15
Basel SBB
09:42PMSalzburg Hauptbahnhof
2 transfers
04:33PM7h04
Basel SBB
11:37PMSalzburg Hauptbahnhof
2 transfers
06:33PM7h13
Basel SBB
01:46AMSalzburg Hauptbahnhof
2 transfers
11:13PM8h45
Basel SBB
07:58AMSalzburg Hauptbahnhof
2 transfers

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Fastest train times from Basel to Salzburg

Showing times and prices for Jun 06

Fastest Journey

6 h 25 m

Average

6 h 25 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

410 km

It's difficult to get from Basel to Salzburg without transferring at least 2 times.

Fastest
08:33AM6h25
Basel SBB
02:58PMSalzburg Hauptbahnhof
1121One-way
2 transfers
Fastest
06:33AM6h25
Basel SBB
12:58PMSalzburg Hauptbahnhof
1121One-way
2 transfers
Fastest
12:33PM6h25
Basel SBB
06:58PMSalzburg Hauptbahnhof
1731One-way
2 transfers
Fastest
12:33PM6h25
Basel SBB
06:58PMSalzburg Hauptbahnhof
1331One-way
2 transfers
Fastest
10:33AM6h25
Basel SBB
04:58PMSalzburg Hauptbahnhof
1731One-way
2 transfers

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Overview: Train from Basel to Salzburg

distanceDistance254 miles (410 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 15 min
priceAverage train ticket price$71 (€63)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesÖBB | InterCity, ÖBB, Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) or TGV inOui

Trains from Basel to Salzburg cover the 254 miles (410 km) long route taking on average 7 h 15 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | InterCity, ÖBB, Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) or TGV inOui. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $71 (€63), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $43 (€38). Travelers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Salzburg Hbf.

Train companies: ÖBB and Deutsche Bahn from Basel to Salzburg trains

Travel from Basel to Salzburg from $43 (€38) with Omio’s train partners ÖBB and Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

Deutsche Bahn
ÖBB

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train from Basel to Salzburg. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

  • Cheapest Price: $43

ÖBB is Austria's main train company and offers the following different ticket types for your next trip to Salzburg from Basel by train: Standard Ticket, Comfort-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene Comfort-Ticket.

    FAQs: Trains from Basel to Salzburg

    FAQs: Travel by train from Basel 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 Basel to Salzburg.
    FAQs

    Travel between Basel, Switzerland and Salzburg, Austria by train is: Unrestricted.

    What is the status of international entry into Austria from Switzerland?

    International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

    Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Austria from Basel?

    Conditions of entry:

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Salzburg, Austria?

    When traveling in Austria, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

    • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face mask requirement: Recommended

    The information above was last checked on 5/17/23. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Basel and Salzburg before traveling.

    Return travel from Austria to Switzerland is: Unrestricted.

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Basel from Salzburg?

    Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Salzburg?

    Requirements for reentering:

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Basel, Switzerland?

    The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
    • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

    Last checked on 5/25/23. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Basel from Salzburg.

    Train tickets to Salzburg from Basel for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $43 (€38)  one way in the next 7 days.
    If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Basel to Salzburg train to cost on average $71 (€63)  one way.
    You should expect to travel around 254 miles (410 km)  to Salzburg from Basel by train.
    While the time it takes to travel 254 miles (410 km) between Basel and Salzburg can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Basel to Salzburg train journey time is on average 7 h 15 min.

    When taking a train from Basel, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse. When you arrive in Salzburg, your train can arrive in train stations including Salzburg Hbf, Salzburg Aigen and Salzburg Aiglhof.

    Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Basel SBB   to Salzburg Hbf.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Basel SBB, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Salzburg Hbf, located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city center.

    When taking a train from Basel to Salzburg, you can count on ÖBB | InterCity, ÖBB, Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) or TGV inOui for the best way to get you to Salzburg. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Salzburg from Basel and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
    On average, there are 6 trains a day from Basel to Salzburg. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    The earliest train for this route departs from Basel at 4: 33 AM. The last train leaves from Basel at 10: 13 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Basel to Salzburg and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
    The price of a one way train ticket from Basel to Salzburg is on average $71 (€63) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets to Salzburg from Basel available a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this connection

    Basel
    Salzburg
    Basel SBB is the most popular Basel railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Basel for your trip to Salzburg.
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    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
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    Basel, Birmannsgasse
    Basel, Clarastrasse
    Basel, Sportzentrum Rankhof
    Basel, Holee
    Basel, Weil am Rhein Grenze
    Basel, Burgfelderplatz
    Basel, Brombacherstrasse
    Basel, Zoo Bachletten
    Basel, Luzernerring
    Basel, GewerbeschuleAccessibility
    Amenities at station
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    Basel, Zwinglihaus

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