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Train Information between Edinburgh and 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 trip taking on average 16 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.

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel by train from Edinburgh, United Kingdom to Salzburg, Austria?

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

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

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • 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 compulsory quarantine

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 9/19/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Edinburgh and Salzburg before traveling.

What restrictions are there on reentering United Kingdom from Salzburg, Austria?

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

Is my return train into Edinburgh from Salzburg restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before departure, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include a COVID-19 test to be taken on day 2
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) 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: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 9/20/21. 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.

What is the distance between Edinburgh and Salzburg by train?
You should expect to travel around 887 miles (1430 km)  from Edinburgh to Salzburg by train.
How long is the train to Salzburg from Edinburgh?
On average the Edinburgh to Salzburg train time is 16 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.
What station does the train from Edinburgh to Salzburg depart from? Which Salzburg train station do I come into from Edinburgh?

When taking the train between Edinburgh and Salzburg, you can choose to depart from train stations like Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Haymarket and Edinburgh Gateway. Your route can end in train stations such as Salzburg Hbf, Salzburg Aigen and Salzburg Aiglhof.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Edinburgh Waverley   and arrive in Salzburg Hbf.

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Salzburg Hbf and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city center in Salzburg.

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.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Edinburgh
Edinburgh Waverley
Amenities
Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.

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