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Train Information to Salzburg from Bayreuth

distanceDistance162 miles (261 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 42 min
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day

Trains from Bayreuth to Salzburg cover the 162 miles (261 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 42 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Bayreuth Hbf and arrive in Salzburg Hbf.

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FAQs
Is travel by train currently allowed from Bayreuth, Germany to Salzburg, Austria?

Travel between Bayreuth, Germany and Salzburg, Austria by train is: Partially open.

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

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

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: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 10/24/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Salzburg from Bayreuth before traveling.

Are there restrictions on returning to Germany from Austria by train?

Return travel from Austria to Germany is: Partially open.

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

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Bayreuth, Germany?

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

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 10/25/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Bayreuth from Salzburg.

How far is Salzburg from Bayreuth by train?
The Bayreuth to Salzburg train distance is approximately 162 miles (261 km).
How long is the train between Bayreuth and Salzburg?
On average the Bayreuth to Salzburg train travel time is 5 h 42 min  for the 162 miles (261 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What station does the train from Bayreuth to Salzburg depart from? Which Salzburg train station do I come into from Bayreuth?

Some of the Bayreuth train stations to Salzburg you can start your journey from include Bayreuth Hbf and Bayreuth-St Georgen. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Salzburg include Salzburg Hbf, Salzburg Aigen and Salzburg Aiglhof.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Bayreuth Hbf   and arriving in Salzburg Hbf.

Where is the departure train station in Bayreuth located? Where is the arrival train station in Salzburg located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Bayreuth Hbf, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Bayreuth. The most popular arrival train station in Salzburg, called Salzburg Hbf, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city center.

How many train services per day are there from Bayreuth to Salzburg?
The average number of trains departing Bayreuth for Salzburg is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When can I take the first train from Bayreuth to Salzburg? When can I take the last train for the day?
You can take the earliest train from Bayreuth to Salzburg at 6: 00 AM   or take the last train from Bayreuth to Salzburg leaving at 5: 01 PM. Look for the latest Bayreuth to Salzburg train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bayreuth
Salzburg
Bayreuth Hbf is the most popular Bayreuth 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 Bayreuth for your trip to Salzburg.

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