Erfurt to Salzburg train

Cheap train tickets from Erfurt to Salzburg

Showing times and prices for Aug 12

Cheapest

24

Average

61

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.

Deutsche Bahn with connection
10:38PMErfurt10h04 08:42AMSalzburg
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241One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
04:42AMErfurt5h00 09:42AMSalzburg
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601One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
04:31AMErfurt5h11 09:42AMSalzburg
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771One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
02:31PMErfurt5h11 07:42PMSalzburg
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851One-way

Train schedule from Erfurt to Salzburg

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, August 12
Deutsche Bahn with connection
04:31AMErfurt5h11 09:42AMSalzburg
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Deutsche Bahn with connection
04:42AMErfurt5h00 09:42AMSalzburg
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Deutsche Bahn with connection
02:31PMErfurt5h11 07:42PMSalzburg
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Deutsche Bahn with connection
10:38PMErfurt10h04 08:42AMSalzburg
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Fastest train times from Erfurt to Salzburg

Showing times and prices for Aug 12

Fastest Journey

5 h

Average

6 h 21 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

382 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Erfurt for Salzburg every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn with connection
04:42AMErfurt5h00 09:42AMSalzburg
0 transfers
601One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
02:31PMErfurt5h11 07:42PMSalzburg
0 transfers
851One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
04:31AMErfurt5h11 09:42AMSalzburg
0 transfers
771One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
10:38PMErfurt10h04 08:42AMSalzburg
0 transfers
241One-way

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Overview: Train from Erfurt to Salzburg

distanceDistance237 miles (382 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 27 min
priceAverage train ticket price$58 (€53)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Erfurt to Salzburg cover the 237 miles (382 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 27 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $47 (€43), but the average price of train tickets is $58 (€53). Travelers depart most frequently from Erfurt Hbf and arrive in Salzburg Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Erfurt to Salzburg trains

You can travel by train between Erfurt and Salzburg with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $47 (€43). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train between Erfurt and Salzburg. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Erfurt to Salzburg train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 58 min
  • Average Price: $52
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 5 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Erfurt 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 Erfurt to Salzburg.
FAQs

Travel between Erfurt, Germany and Salzburg, Austria by train is: Fully open.

Can I enter Austria from Germany?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 7/28/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Erfurt and Salzburg as this information can change.

Return travel from Austria to Germany is: Fully open.

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

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Erfurt, Germany?

The government of Germany 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 8/8/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Erfurt from Salzburg.

Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Erfurt and Salzburg for the next 7 days starting from $47 (€43)  one way.
The train price from Erfurt to Salzburg is on average $58 (€53)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Erfurt to Salzburg by train to be approximately 237 miles (382 km).
On average the Erfurt to Salzburg train time is 4 h 27 min  covering the 237 miles (382 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When departing from Erfurt, you have various train station options to start your route from including Erfurt Hbf, Erfurt Nord and Erfurt, Hbf Intercity-Hotel. When arriving in Salzburg, you can end your journey in train stations like Salzburg Hbf, Salzburg Aigen and Salzburg Aiglhof.

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

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Erfurt Hbf and need to travel around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Salzburg most often arrive at Salzburg Hbf and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from this train station to the city center.

For the route from Erfurt to Salzburg you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Erfurt to Salzburg on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
You can take the first train from Erfurt to Salzburg at 4: 31 AM. The last train from Erfurt to Salzburg that you can take departs at 10: 38 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Erfurt to Salzburg schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
You can find trains from Erfurt to Salzburg to cost on average $58 (€53) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Erfurt to Salzburg train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Erfurt
Salzburg
Erfurt Hbf is the most popular Erfurt 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 Erfurt for your trip to Salzburg.
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At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
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ParkingParking
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WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
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WifiWifi
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ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
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