The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Interlaken to Salzburg is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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Of the 5 trains that leave Interlaken for Salzburg every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||254 miles (409 km)|
|Average train duration||9 h 3 min|
|Average train ticket price||$59 (€52)|
|Train frequency||5 a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB | InterCity, ÖBB | Regionalzug, ÖBB | ICE or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Interlaken to Salzburg cover the 254 miles (409 km) long journey taking on average 9 h 3 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB | InterCity, ÖBB | Regionalzug, ÖBB | ICE or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $59 (€52), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $34 (€30). Travelers depart most frequently from Interlaken Ost and arrive in Salzburg Hbf.
For as little as $34 (€30) you can travel by train from Interlaken to Salzburg with Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.
ÖBB is Austria's main train company and offers the following different ticket types for your next trip between Interlaken and Salzburg by train: Standard Ticket, Comfort-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene Comfort-Ticket.
If you're looking for cheap ÖBB tickets between Interlaken and Salzburg, check out Omio! With one-way Interlaken to Salzburg train ticket prices starting as low as $86 (€76) when you book in advance, we'll help you get to Salzburg from Interlaken by showing you the latest ÖBB offers, train schedules and tickets for this 254 miles (409 km) route. You can also review relevant ticket information for each class fare available on this journey, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard with ÖBB. If you search for ÖBB tickets from Interlaken to Salzburg in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can go paperless when taking the train. Whether you're looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train from Interlaken to Salzburg on offer, Omio makes it easier than ever for you to find that perfect train with ÖBB so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Interlaken to Salzburg train.
Travel between Interlaken, Switzerland and Salzburg, Austria by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Austria must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 1/9/23. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Interlaken to Salzburg as this information can change.
Return travel from Austria to Switzerland is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 1/24/23. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Interlaken from Salzburg.
Some of the Interlaken train stations to Salzburg you can start your journey from include Interlaken Ost, Interlaken West and Interlaken, Kursaal. 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 Interlaken Ost and arriving in Salzburg Hbf.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Interlaken Ost and need to travel around 1 mile (1.6 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.
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