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 Berlin to Salzburg will cost around $ 94 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 38.
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It's difficult to get from Berlin to Salzburg without transferring at least once.
|Distance||326 miles (526 km)|
|Average train duration||7 h 12 min|
|Average train ticket price||$35 (€28)|
|Train frequency||2 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB | ICE or ÖBB|
Trains from Berlin to Salzburg cover the 326 miles (526 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 12 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB | ICE or ÖBB. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $30 (€24), but the average price of train tickets is $35 (€28). Travelers depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Salzburg Hbf.
Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB trains will get you between Berlin and Salzburg from $30 (€24). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Berlin to Salzburg train.
Deutsche Bahn has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train from Berlin to Salzburg:
Germany's national train company, Deutsche Bahn, provides regular services between Berlin and Salzburg in Austria. Trains depart from Berlin Hauptbahnhof roughly every hour between the hours of 4 a.m. and 4 p.m. on weekdays and Saturdays and from around 7 a.m. on Sundays. There are also several overnight trains which depart later in the evening. The journey involves at least 1 change at Munich Hauptbahnhof and takes between 8 and 9 hours, or 12 to 14 hours for overnight services. Passengers arrive at Salzburg Hauptbahnhof, which is conveniently located in the city center.
Travel between Berlin, Germany and Salzburg, Austria by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Austria, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 9/22/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Berlin and Salzburg before traveling.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Salzburg to Berlin is: Partially open
Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
What are the requirements?
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/23/21. 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 train to Berlin from Salzburg here.
When taking a train from Berlin, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Berlin Hbf, Berlin Spandau and Berlin Südkreuz. 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 Berlin Hbf to Salzburg Hbf.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Berlin Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center of Berlin.
The most popular arrival train station, Salzburg Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Salzburg.
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