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Train Information from Buchs to Salzburg

distanceDistance172 miles (277 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 18 min
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesÖBB

Trains from Buchs to Salzburg cover the 172 miles (277 km) long route taking on average 4 h 18 min with our travel partners like ÖBB. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Buchs SG and arrive in Salzburg Hbf.

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ÖBB trains from Buchs to Salzburg

Find the best route between Buchs and Salzburg with ÖBB. Comparing schedules and prices and booking the most popular route has never been easier with over 1000 travel companies on Omio.

ÖBB

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

Looking for trains from Buchs to Salzburg? ÖBB is one of the best companies to travel with on the 172 miles (277 km) trip from Buchs to Salzburg. As an official travel partner of ÖBB, Omio quickly shows you the latest ÖBB train 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 Buchs to Salzburg routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable ÖBB train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains between Buchs and Salzburg, you can quickly see if the ÖBB ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Buchs - Salzburg train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with ÖBB!

    ÖBB's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train from Buchs to Salzburg are the following:

    • Refund or voucher policy
    • ÖBB has granted goodwill arrangements for tickets bought until March 15, 2020.
      • National ÖBB: Tickets valid until June 1, 2020, can be refunded as a voucher
      • International ÖBB: Ticket refunds depend on the current entry regulations set by the government of the destination country
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

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    FAQs
    Is travel by train currently allowed from Buchs, Switzerland to Salzburg, Austria?

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

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

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

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

    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 10/17/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Buchs to Salzburg before traveling.

    What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Switzerland from Salzburg, Austria?

    Return travel from Austria to Switzerland is: Partially open.

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

    Entry into 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?

    Requirements for reentering:

    • 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 Buchs, Switzerland?

    The government of Switzerland 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 10/15/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Buchs from Salzburg.

    How many miles is it from Buchs to Salzburg by train?
    When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Salzburg from Buchs by train to be approximately 172 miles (277 km).
    How long is the train ride to Salzburg from Buchs?
    The train time to Salzburg from Buchs is on average 4 h 18 min  for the 172 miles (277 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Buchs and Salzburg by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
    What train station in Buchs goes to Salzburg? What train station do I come into Salzburg from Buchs?

    When taking a train from Buchs, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Buchs SG, Buchs SG, Langäulistrasse and Buchs SG, Grünaustrasse. 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 Buchs SG   to Salzburg Hbf.

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

    The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Buchs SG, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Buchs.

    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 Buchs to Salzburg?
    For the trip from Buchs to Salzburg you can take a train with ÖBB. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Buchs and Salzburg on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    How many trains per day are there to Salzburg from Buchs?
    The average number of trains departing Buchs for Salzburg is 7 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    When can I take the first train from Buchs to Salzburg? When can I take the last train for the day?
    The first Buchs to Salzburg train departs at 11: 34 AM   and the last train from Buchs to Salzburg leaves at 5: 54 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Buchs to Salzburg on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Buchs
    Salzburg
    Buchs SG is the most popular Buchs 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 Buchs for your trip to Salzburg.