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Train Information between Bern and Salzburg

distanceDistance267 miles (431 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 35 min
priceAverage train ticket price$45 (€37)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesÖBB | Railjet

Trains from Bern to Salzburg cover the 267 miles (431 km) long trip taking on average 8 h 35 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | Railjet. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $45 (€37), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $23 (€19). Travelers depart most frequently from Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation and arrive in Salzburg Hbf.

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Trains from Bern to Salzburg
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FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Salzburg, Austria if I'm coming from Bern, Switzerland by train?

Travel between Bern, Switzerland and Salzburg, Austria by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Austria from Switzerland?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Austria from Bern?

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?

All travelers in Austria must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 10/24/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Salzburg from Bern as this information can change.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Salzburg, Austria to Bern, Switzerland?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Salzburg to Bern is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Switzerland from Austria?

Reentry to Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

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

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • 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
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

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

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

Last checked on 10/23/21. 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 Bern from Salzburg here.

What is the price of the cheapest train from Bern to Salzburg?
Train tickets from Bern to Salzburg for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $23 (€19)  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train to Salzburg from Bern?
The train price between Bern and Salzburg is on average $45 (€37)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
How far is it from Bern to Salzburg by train?
The distance between Bern and Salzburg by train is approximately 267 miles (431 km).
How long is the train ride to Salzburg from Bern?
While the time it takes to travel 267 miles (431 km) to Salzburg from Bern can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Bern to Salzburg train journey time is on average 8 h 35 min.
Which train station from Bern to Salzburg do I depart from? Which Salzburg train station from Bern do I arrive in?

Some of the Bern train stations to Salzburg you can start your journey from include Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation, Bern, Bhf and Bern. 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 Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation   and arriving in Salzburg Hbf.

Where do I find the Bern train station to Salzburg? Where is the Salzburg train station?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Bern.

The most popular arrival train station, Salzburg Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Salzburg.

What train providers go from Bern to Salzburg?
Take the Bern to Salzburg train with ÖBB | Railjet. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey from Bern to Salzburg as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services per day are there to Salzburg from Bern?
On average, there are 6 trains a day from Bern to Salzburg. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When can I take the first train from Bern to Salzburg? When can I take the last train for the day?
The earliest train for this route departs from Bern at 7: 02 AM. The last train leaves from Bern at 9: 02 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Bern to Salzburg and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I buy Bern to Salzburg train tickets to get the best deals?
If you purchase a train ticket from Bern to Salzburg within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $45 (€37) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Bern and Salzburg are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bern
Salzburg
Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation is the most popular Bern 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 Bern for your trip to Salzburg.

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