The cheapest trains from Milan to Salzburg

Showing times and prices for Sep 18

Cheapest

$92

Average

$114

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.

The average ticket from Milan to Salzburg will cost around $ 114 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 92.

Cheapest
02:25PMMilan Centrale9h47 12:12AMSalzburg Hbf
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$921One-way
2nd Cheapest
03:25PMMilan Centrale11h30 02:55AMSalzburg Hbf
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$941One-way
01:25PMMilan Centrale8h41 10:06PMSalzburg Hbf
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$951One-way
11:25AMMilan Centrale9h39 09:04PMSalzburg Hbf
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$1011One-way
12:25PMMilan Centrale8h39 09:04PMSalzburg Hbf
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$1051One-way

Timetable Milan to Salzburg

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06:25AMMilan Centrale8h37 03:02PMSalzburg Hbf
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07:25AMMilan Centrale9h37 05:02PMSalzburg Hbf
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07:45AMMilan Centrale9h17 05:02PMSalzburg Hbf
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08:25AMMilan Centrale8h37 05:02PMSalzburg Hbf
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08:45AMMilan Centrale8h17 05:02PMSalzburg Hbf
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09:25AMMilan Centrale8h37 06:02PMSalzburg Hbf
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10:15AMMilan Centrale7h47 06:02PMSalzburg Hbf
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11:25AMMilan Centrale9h39 09:04PMSalzburg Hbf
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11:45AMMilan Centrale9h19 09:04PMSalzburg Hbf
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12:25PMMilan Centrale8h39 09:04PMSalzburg Hbf
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01:25PMMilan Centrale8h41 10:06PMSalzburg Hbf
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01:45PMMilan Centrale10h27 12:12AMSalzburg Hbf
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02:25PMMilan Centrale9h47 12:12AMSalzburg Hbf
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02:45PMMilan Centrale9h27 12:12AMSalzburg Hbf
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03:25PMMilan Centrale11h30 02:55AMSalzburg Hbf
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03:45PMMilan Centrale11h10 02:55AMSalzburg Hbf
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Sep 18
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$53Flixbus
Sun
Sep 19
$142Deutsche Bahn with connection
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Sep 20
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$62Flixbus
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Sep 21
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$70Flixbus
Wed
Sep 22
$78Deutsche Bahn
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Thu
Sep 23
$63Deutsche Bahn with connection
$42Flixbus
Fri
Sep 24
$63Deutsche Bahn with connection
$48Flixbus
Sat
Sep 25
$103Deutsche Bahn with connection
$50Flixbus
Sun
Sep 26
$90Deutsche Bahn with connection
$56Flixbus
Mon
Sep 27
$63Deutsche Bahn with connection
$53Flixbus
Tue
Sep 28
$51Deutsche Bahn with connection
$63Flixbus
Wed
Sep 29
$66Deutsche Bahn with connection
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Thu
Sep 30
$63Deutsche Bahn with connection
$53Flixbus
Fri
Oct 1
$63Deutsche Bahn with connection
$55Flixbus
Sat
Oct 2
$78Deutsche Bahn with connection
$45Flixbus
Sun
Oct 3
$103Deutsche Bahn with connection
$44Flixbus
Mon
Oct 4
$78Deutsche Bahn with connection
$39Flixbus
Thu
Oct 7
$63Deutsche Bahn with connection
$51Flixbus

The fastest trains from Milan to Salzburg

Showing times and prices for Sep 18

Fastest Journey

7 h 47 m

Average

9 h 20 m

Trains per day

16

Distance

392 km

It's difficult to get from Milan to Salzburg without transferring at least 3 times.

Fastest
10:15AMMilan Centrale7h47 06:02PMSalzburg Hbf
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$1351One-way
2nd Fastest
08:45AMMilan Centrale8h17 05:02PMSalzburg Hbf
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$1371One-way
06:25AMMilan Centrale8h37 03:02PMSalzburg Hbf
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$1211One-way
08:25AMMilan Centrale8h37 05:02PMSalzburg Hbf
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$1211One-way
09:25AMMilan Centrale8h37 06:02PMSalzburg Hbf
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$1171One-way

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Train Information from Milan to Salzburg

distanceDistance243 miles (392 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 35 min
priceAverage train ticket price$88 (€71)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB, Trenitalia or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Milan to Salzburg cover the 243 miles (392 km) long journey taking on average 8 h 35 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB, Trenitalia or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $63 (€51), but the average price of train tickets is $88 (€71). Travelers depart most frequently from Milano Centrale and arrive in Salzburg Hbf.

Trenitalia
ÖBB

Enjoy the train ride from Milan to Salzburg with Trenitalia, Italy’s main provider of train services throughout the country with an impressive fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and speed. The company's flagship trains are the high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca that can travel at speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh). Trenitalia also operates intercity, regional and night trains. Bathrooms and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In many cases, Trenitalia trains also provide barrier-free access.

Trenitalia tickets from Milan to Salzburg are available on Omio, and you can find the best deals for them in just a few steps. Trenitalia offers three different ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria tickets. Trenitalia also has discount and loyalty cards for qualified travelers, which you can use on Omio. When traveling on a Trenitalia train between Milan and Salzburg, you can expect to travel 243 miles (392 km). Check Trenitalia’s train times and tickets for the Milan to Salzburg trip and buy your cheap ticket on Omio today!

These are Trenitalia's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train from Milan to Salzburg:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Refund or voucher policy
  • In the case of Trenitalia cancellations, the customer will be contacted directly. If the customer does not intend to travel, they can still obtain a full refund by submitting a cancellation request (relevant special conditions might apply) by filling in a request form for an electronic credit here: https://reclami-e-suggerimenti.trenitalia.com/rimborsi/en/Anagrafica.aspx
  • Alternatively, the customer can request a refund for the payment method they used at the time of purchase by contacting a Trenitalia ticket office and presenting the communication received. Find the refund request form for regional trains here: https://www.trenitalia.com/content/dam/tcom/allegati/trenitalia/in_regione/Modulo_Indennit%C3%A0_Rimborsi_Coronavirus_posta_mail.pdf.
  • For further information and cancellation procedures go to the Trenitalia website: https://www.trenitalia.com/en/info_contacts/refund-for-journey-cancellation.html Or in Italian here: https://www.trenitalia.com/it/informazioni/rimborso-per-rinuncia-al-viaggio-febbraio-2020.html

Trains from Milan to Salzburg: Information about the Link

Although there are no direct rail links between Milan and Salzburg, a combination of very frequent trains operated by Trenitalia and ÖBB allows you to easily reach Austria. These are Regional, Frecciabianca, Eurocity, Euronight and Railjet trains. The routes can follow two routes: through Switzerland with change in Lugano, Zurich, Chiasso, or via Verona and Brennero to reach Innsbruck and then Salzburg. The journey takes an average of eight hours and the first train leaves Milan around 07:03, the last around 23:18. During public holidays, although the number of connections remains very high, there are slight changes in the timetable.

Trains from Milan

Train departures from Milan to Salzburg take place from Milano Centrale station, which from Milano Porta Garibaldi is perfectly connected with the other stations of the city and with public transport services: buses, trams (lines 5 and 9 to Centrale and 33 to Garibaldi) and underground (M2, M3 and M5 to Garibaldi) which also provide night service during the weekends. In addition, at the stations, there are direct bus stops to Milan airports.

Trains to Salzburg

The train connections from Milan to Salzburg reach the central station of the Austrian city, the Hauptbahnhof, the main railway junction of Western Austria. It is located about 15 minutes walk from the historic center. The station is served by an efficient urban public transport service, from here there are lines 1, 2, 3, 5 and 6 of the city buses, while the new underground railway allows you to reach the different suburbs in a few minutes. However, the services are not available at night.

In Salzburg, whose historic centre, in German Baroque style, is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, there are many tourist attractions from the three castles: the Fortress of Hohensalzuburg on the hill overlooking the town, Hellbrunn and Mirabell. Also worth a visit are Mozart's birthplace, the beautiful Nonnberg Monastery, the churches of St. Francis, St. Peter and the Cathedral.

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Trains from Milan to Salzburg
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FAQs
Is travel by train currently allowed from Milan, Italy to Salzburg, Austria?

Travel between Milan, Italy and Salzburg, Austria by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Austria from Italy?

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

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

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?

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 9/15/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Milan to Salzburg before traveling.

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

The restriction level for your return train to Milan, Italy from Salzburg is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Milan 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 Italy from Salzburg?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Milan, Italy?

The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 9/17/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Milan from Salzburg closer to your date of departure here here.

How much do cheap train tickets from Milan to Salzburg cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Milan to Salzburg trains for as little as $63 (€51)  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train from Milan to Salzburg?
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Milan to Salzburg train to cost on average $88 (€71)  one way.
What is the distance to Salzburg from Milan by train?
The Milan to Salzburg train distance is approximately 243 miles (392 km).
How long is a train between Milan and Salzburg on average?
While the time it takes to travel 243 miles (392 km) from Milan to Salzburg can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Milan to Salzburg train journey time is on average 8 h 35 min.
What is the departure train station in Milan and arrival train station in Salzburg?

When departing from Milan, you have various train station options to start your route from including Milano Centrale, Milano Rogoredo and Milano Porta Garibaldi. 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 Milano Centrale   to Salzburg Hbf   most frequently for this route.

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from Milano Centrale and travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 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.

Which train providers should I travel with from Milan to Salzburg?
When taking a train from Milan to Salzburg, you can count on ÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB, Trenitalia or Deutsche Bahn with connection for the best way to get you to Salzburg. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Milan to Salzburg and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
How many trains per day are there between Milan and Salzburg?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Milan to Salzburg. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What time is the earliest train from Milan to Salzburg? What time is the last train from Milan to Salzburg?
You can take the earliest train from Milan to Salzburg at 6: 25 AM   or take the last train from Milan to Salzburg leaving at 12: 25 PM. Look for the latest Milan to Salzburg train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
How early should I book Milan to Salzburg train tickets to get the best deals?
You can find trains from Milan to Salzburg to cost on average $88 (€71) 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 journey. You’ll see tickets for the Milan to Salzburg train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Milan
Milano Centrale
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines M1, M2, M3, M5
Milano Porta Garibaldi
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