The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Salzburg to Bern is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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8 h 43 m
10 h 32 m
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Of the 3 trains that leave Salzburg for Bern every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||267 miles (431 km)|
|Average train duration||6 h 28 min|
|Average train ticket price||$41 (€35)|
|Train frequency||6 a day|
|Train providers||ÖBB | Nightjet, Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB|
Trains from Salzburg to Bern cover the 267 miles (431 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 28 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | Nightjet, Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $34 (€29), but the average price of train tickets is $41 (€35). Travelers depart most frequently from Salzburg Hbf and arrive in Bern, Hauptbahnhof.
Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB Nightjet and ÖBB trains will get you to Bern from Salzburg from $34 (€29). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
ÖBB Nightjet is an Austrian train company that offers overnight services across Europe. It has a range of train types, including the EuroNight, CityNightLine and Nightjet, which all offer comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. The EuroNight is the most luxurious option, with private compartments and a restaurant car. The CityNightLine is a more affordable option, with compartments and couchettes, while the Nightjet is the most basic option, with couchettes and reclining seats. Ticket types include Economy, Comfort and Business, with the latter offering the most luxurious experience. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power sockets, a restaurant car and a bar. The most popular routes for ÖBB Nightjet are from Vienna to Munich, Berlin, Zurich, Amsterdam, Prague and Budapest.
When departing from Salzburg, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Salzburg Hbf, Salzburg, Hauptbahnhof (Südtiroler Platz) and Salzburg Mülln-Altstadt. When arriving in Bern, you can end your route in train stations like Bern, Hauptbahnhof, Bern Wankdorf and Bern Europaplatz.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Salzburg Hbf, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Bern, Hauptbahnhof, located 1.4 miles (2.3 km) away from the city centre.
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