The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Salzburg to Interlaken is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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9 h 35 m
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Of the 5 trains that leave Salzburg for Interlaken 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||8 h 51 min|
|Average train ticket price||$59 (€52)|
|Train frequency||4 a day|
|Train providers||ÖBB, Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or Railjet|
Trains from Salzburg to Interlaken cover the 254 miles (409 km) long route taking on average 8 h 51 min with our travel partners like ÖBB, Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or Railjet. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $59 (€52), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $41 (€36). Travelers depart most frequently from Salzburg Hbf and arrive in Interlaken Ost.
Find the best trains from Salzburg to Interlaken with Omio's travel partners ÖBB and Deutsche Bahn from $41 (€36). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.
ÖBB is Austria's main train company and offers the following different ticket types for your next trip from Salzburg to Interlaken by train: Standard Ticket, Comfort-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene Comfort-Ticket.
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 Salzburg to Interlaken train.
Travel between Salzburg, Austria and Interlaken, Switzerland by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Switzerland, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 3/22/23. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Interlaken from Salzburg before traveling.
Return travel from Switzerland to Austria is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Austria is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Austria has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 3/8/23. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Salzburg from Interlaken.
Some of the Salzburg train stations to Interlaken you can start your journey from include Salzburg Hbf, Salzburg Aigen and Salzburg Aiglhof. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Interlaken include Interlaken Ost, Interlaken West and Interlaken, Kursaal.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Salzburg Hbf and arriving in Interlaken Ost.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Salzburg Hbf, is located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city center of Salzburg.
The most popular arrival train station, Interlaken Ost, is located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city center of Interlaken.
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