The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Karlsruhe to Salzburg is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
This is the last train of the day.
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5 h 31 m
6 h 47 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Karlsruhe 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||228 miles (368 km)|
|Average train duration||6 h 10 min|
|Average train ticket price||$32 (€28)|
|Train frequency||6 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
|Train companies||Nightjet, Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or TGV inOui|
Trains from Karlsruhe to Salzburg cover the 228 miles (368 km) long route taking on average 6 h 10 min with our travel partners like Nightjet, Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or TGV inOui. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $32 (€28), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $21 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Karlsruhe Hbf and arrive in Salzburg Hbf.
Find the best trains between Karlsruhe and Salzburg with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB Nightjet from $21 (€18). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.
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Karlsruhe to Salzburg train information with ÖBB Nightjet:
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 Karlsruhe to Salzburg train.
Karlsruhe to Salzburg train information with Deutsche Bahn:
Travel between Karlsruhe, Germany and Salzburg, Austria by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Austria must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 3/8/23. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Karlsruhe to Salzburg as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Salzburg to Karlsruhe is: Unrestricted
Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
What are the requirements?
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 3/22/23. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Karlsruhe from Salzburg here.
Some of the Karlsruhe train stations to Salzburg you can start your journey from include Karlsruhe Hbf, Karlsruhe-Durlach and Karlsruhe-Hagsfeld. 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 Karlsruhe Hbf and arriving in Salzburg Hbf.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Karlsruhe Hbf and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.3 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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