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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Salzburg

distanceDistance887 miles (1430 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Edinburgh to Salzburg cover the 887 miles (1430 km) long route taking on average 15 h 54 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Salzburg Hbf.

Travel Tips: Trains from Edinburgh to Salzburg

Travel by train 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 Edinburgh to Salzburg.

Is travel by train currently allowed from Edinburgh, United Kingdom to Salzburg, Austria?

Travel between Edinburgh, United Kingdom and Salzburg, Austria by train is: Fully open.

What is the status of international entry into Austria from United Kingdom?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

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

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: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 5/16/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Edinburgh to Salzburg before traveling.

Are there restrictions on returning to United Kingdom from Austria by train?

The restriction level for your return train to Edinburgh, United Kingdom from Salzburg is: Fully open.

Is my return train into Edinburgh from Salzburg restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Salzburg?

Conditions of reentry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the safety rules to follow in Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

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

  • Social distancing required: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 5/21/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Edinburgh from Salzburg closer to your date of departure here here.

How far is Salzburg from Edinburgh by train?

When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Edinburgh and Salzburg by train to be approximately 887 miles (1430 km).

What is the Edinburgh to Salzburg train travel time?

On average the Edinburgh to Salzburg train time is 15 h 54 min  covering the 887 miles (1430 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When traveling by train from Edinburgh to Salzburg, which train station in Edinburgh do I depart from and which train station in Salzburg do I arrive in?

When departing from Edinburgh, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Gateway and Edinburgh Park. When arriving in Salzburg, you can end your trip in train stations like Salzburg Hbf, Salzburg Aigen and Salzburg Aiglhof.

Omio customers book a train from Edinburgh Waverley   to Salzburg Hbf   most frequently for this route.

Where is the Edinburgh train station located? Where is the Salzburg train station located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley, which is located around 0.4 miles (659 m) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Salzburg Hbf, located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city center.

How many trains per day are there between Edinburgh and Salzburg?

On average, there is 1 train a day from Edinburgh to Salzburg. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Edinburgh Waverley is the most popular Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh for your trip to Salzburg.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
Public transit options for Edinburgh Waverley
Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express

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