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Train Information to Salzburg from Kaiserslautern

distanceDistance265 miles (428 km)
priceAverage train ticket price$29 (€24)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Kaiserslautern to Salzburg cover the 265 miles (428 km) long route taking on average 6 h 58 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $29 (€24), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $29 (€24). Travelers depart most frequently from Kaiserslautern Hbf and arrive in Salzburg Hbf.

Train companies

Train from Kaiserslautern to Salzburg with Deutsche Bahn

Find the best trains from Kaiserslautern to Salzburg with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $29 (€24). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

Deutsche Bahn

Germany's largest train company Deutsche Bahn (DB) offers excellent services within Germany and internationally, including a journey from Kaiserslautern to Salzburg. Find DB train times and tickets for your 265 miles (428 km) journey between Kaiserslautern and Salzburg with the best deals on Omio. Choose from ticket types including the Super Saver, Saver and Flexible fares if you’re looking for the most affordable train between Kaiserslautern and Salzburg. DB also offers discount cards, such as the Bahncard, 25, 50 and 100, which you can use on Omio.

Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its levels of efficiency and comfort with its range of train types. These include the high-speed InterCity Express (ICE), the national express Intercity (IC) and international express Eurocity (EC), and local Regional Express (RE) and Regional (RB) trains. These types of trains differ in terms of the comfort and time needed to travel. For example, bathrooms are standard services on these trains, but other amenities like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi access are only available on certain trains.

Operator ticket policies for COVID

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  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Kaiserslautern 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 Kaiserslautern to Salzburg.
Am I allowed to travel by train from Kaiserslautern, Germany to Salzburg, Austria?

Travel between Kaiserslautern, Germany and Salzburg, Austria by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Austria from Germany?

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

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

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?

All travelers in Austria must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 10/17/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Salzburg from Kaiserslautern as this information can change.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Kaiserslautern, Germany from Salzburg, Austria?

Return travel from Austria to Germany is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Kaiserslautern, 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 10/16/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Kaiserslautern from Salzburg.

How much do cheap trains between Kaiserslautern and Salzburg cost?
Train tickets from Kaiserslautern to Salzburg for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $29 (€24)  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Kaiserslautern to Salzburg?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $29 (€24)  for a train ticket to Salzburg from Kaiserslautern.
How far is Salzburg from Kaiserslautern by train?
The distance to Salzburg from Kaiserslautern by train is approximately 265 miles (428 km).
How long is the train between Kaiserslautern and Salzburg?
The Kaiserslautern to Salzburg train duration is on average 6 h 58 min, which is to be expected when traveling 265 miles (428 km) to Salzburg from Kaiserslautern. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
What train station in Kaiserslautern goes to Salzburg? What train station do I come into Salzburg from Kaiserslautern?

When departing from Kaiserslautern, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Kaiserslautern Hbf, Kaiserslautern West and Kaiserslautern Pfaffwerk. 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 Kaiserslautern Hbf   to Salzburg Hbf   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Kaiserslautern to go to Salzburg? Where is the train station in Salzburg located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Kaiserslautern Hbf 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.

What train companies go from Kaiserslautern to Salzburg?
If you're looking for trains from Kaiserslautern to Salzburg, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection to get you to Salzburg. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Kaiserslautern to Salzburg route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains per day are there to Salzburg from Kaiserslautern?
On average, there are 16 trains a day from Kaiserslautern to Salzburg. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What time is the earliest train from Kaiserslautern to Salzburg? What time is the last train from Kaiserslautern to Salzburg?
The earliest train for this journey departs from Kaiserslautern at 4: 34 PM. The last train leaves from Kaiserslautern at 4: 34 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Kaiserslautern to Salzburg and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I buy train tickets between Kaiserslautern and Salzburg to score the best deals?
If you buy a train ticket from Kaiserslautern to Salzburg within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $29 (€24) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Salzburg from Kaiserslautern are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Kaiserslautern Hbf is the most popular Kaiserslautern 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 Kaiserslautern for your trip to Salzburg.

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