The cheapest trains from Salzburg to Karlsruhe

Showing times and prices for Sep 24

Cheapest

$30

Average

$80

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 Salzburg to Karlsruhe will cost around $ 80 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 30.

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10:58PMSalzburg Hbf7h55 06:53AMKarlsruhe Hbf
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$301One-way
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03:56AMSalzburg Hbf5h32 09:28AMKarlsruhe Hbf
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$301One-way
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11:08PMSalzburg Hbf10h20 09:28AMKarlsruhe Hbf
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$301One-way
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05:43AMSalzburg Hbf5h35 11:18AMKarlsruhe Hbf
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$491One-way
05:15PMSalzburg Hbf6h56 12:11AMKarlsruhe Hbf
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$521One-way

Timetable Salzburg to Karlsruhe

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03:56AMSalzburg Hbf5h32 09:28AMKarlsruhe Hbf
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05:15AMSalzburg Hbf5h54 11:09AMKarlsruhe Hbf
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05:43AMSalzburg Hbf5h35 11:18AMKarlsruhe Hbf
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06:15AMSalzburg Hbf5h15 11:30AMKarlsruhe Hbf
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06:40AMSalzburg Hbf5h13 11:53AMKarlsruhe Hbf
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06:46AMSalzburg Hbf6h23 01:09PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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07:04AMSalzburg Hbf6h05 01:09PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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08:00AMSalzburg Hbf5h18 01:18PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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08:15AMSalzburg Hbf5h38 01:53PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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09:15AMSalzburg Hbf5h49 03:04PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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09:23AMSalzburg Hbf5h41 03:04PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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10:00AMSalzburg Hbf5h18 03:18PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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10:15AMSalzburg Hbf5h36 03:51PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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10:15AMSalzburg Hbf5h15 03:30PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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11:00AMSalzburg Hbf4h51 03:51PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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11:15AMSalzburg Hbf5h54 05:09PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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12:00PMSalzburg Hbf5h18 05:18PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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12:15PMSalzburg Hbf5h36 05:51PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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01:00PMSalzburg Hbf4h51 05:51PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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01:13PMSalzburg Hbf5h56 07:09PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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02:00PMSalzburg Hbf5h18 07:18PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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02:15PMSalzburg Hbf5h15 07:30PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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02:15PMSalzburg Hbf5h38 07:53PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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03:00PMSalzburg Hbf4h53 07:53PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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03:15PMSalzburg Hbf5h54 09:09PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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04:00PMSalzburg Hbf5h18 09:18PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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04:15PMSalzburg Hbf5h38 09:53PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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05:00PMSalzburg Hbf4h53 09:53PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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05:15PMSalzburg Hbf6h56 12:11AMKarlsruhe Hbf
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05:15PMSalzburg Hbf5h54 11:09PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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07:00PMSalzburg Hbf5h11 12:11AMKarlsruhe Hbf
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08:00PMSalzburg Hbf5h19 01:19AMKarlsruhe Hbf
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09:15PMSalzburg Hbf6h15 03:30AMKarlsruhe Hbf
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10:58PMSalzburg Hbf7h55 06:53AMKarlsruhe Hbf
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11:08PMSalzburg Hbf10h20 09:28AMKarlsruhe Hbf
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The fastest trains from Salzburg to Karlsruhe

Showing times and prices for Sep 24

Fastest Journey

4 h 51 m

Average

5 h 45 m

Trains per day

35

Distance

369 km

Of the 35 trains that leave Salzburg for Karlsruhe every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 369 km distance in an average of 5 h 45 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h 51 m .

The slowest trains will take 10 h 20 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
01:00PMSalzburg Hbf4h51 05:51PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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$991One-way
Fastest
11:00AMSalzburg Hbf4h51 03:51PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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$871One-way
2nd Fastest
05:00PMSalzburg Hbf4h53 09:53PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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$871One-way
2nd Fastest
03:00PMSalzburg Hbf4h53 07:53PMKarlsruhe Hbf
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$991One-way
07:00PMSalzburg Hbf5h11 12:11AMKarlsruhe Hbf
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$851One-way

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Train Information to Karlsruhe from Salzburg

distanceDistance228 miles (368 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 15 min
priceAverage train ticket price$30 (€24)
frequencyTrain frequency4 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 4 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or ÖBB

Trains from Salzburg to Karlsruhe cover the 228 miles (368 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 15 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or ÖBB. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $30 (€24), but the average price of train tickets is $30 (€24). Travelers depart most frequently from Salzburg Hbf and arrive in Karlsruhe Hbf.

Train companies

Train from Salzburg to Karlsruhe with Deutsche Bahn

Find the best trains from Salzburg to Karlsruhe with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $30 (€24). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

Deutsche Bahn

Germany's largest train company Deutsche Bahn (DB) offers excellent services within Germany and internationally, including a route between Salzburg and Karlsruhe. Find DB train times and tickets for your 228 miles (368 km) journey from Salzburg to Karlsruhe 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 from Salzburg to Karlsruhe. 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

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Salzburg to Karlsruhe
Travel by train to Karlsruhe 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 Salzburg to Karlsruhe.
FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Salzburg, Austria and Karlsruhe, Germany allowed?

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

Is international entry into Karlsruhe 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 Germany from Salzburg?

Entry Requirements:

  • 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 Karlsruhe, Germany?

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

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 9/21/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Salzburg to Karlsruhe closer to your date of departure here

What restrictions are there on reentering Austria from Karlsruhe, Germany?

Return travel from Germany to Austria is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • 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?

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

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

Last checked on 9/22/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Salzburg from Karlsruhe.

How much does a cheap train between Salzburg and Karlsruhe cost?
Train tickets from Salzburg to Karlsruhe for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $30 (€24)  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is the train to Karlsruhe from Salzburg on average?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $30 (€24)  for a train ticket from Salzburg to Karlsruhe.
How many miles is it from Salzburg to Karlsruhe by train?
The distance to Karlsruhe from Salzburg by train is approximately 228 miles (368 km).
How long is the train ride to Karlsruhe from Salzburg?
On average the Salzburg to Karlsruhe train travel time is 5 h 15 min  for the 228 miles (368 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What station does the train from Salzburg to Karlsruhe depart from? Which Karlsruhe train station do I come into from Salzburg?

When taking the train between Salzburg and Karlsruhe, you can choose to depart from train stations like Salzburg Hbf, Salzburg Aigen and Salzburg Aiglhof. Your journey can end in train stations such as Karlsruhe Hbf, Karlsruhe-Durlach and Karlsruhe-Knielingen.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Salzburg Hbf   and arrive in Karlsruhe Hbf.

Where do I find the Salzburg train station to Karlsruhe? Where is the Karlsruhe train station?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Salzburg Hbf and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Karlsruhe most often arrive at Karlsruhe Hbf and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this train station to the city center.

What train providers offer a service from Salzburg to Karlsruhe?
For the best Salzburg to Karlsruhe train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or ÖBB. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Salzburg and Karlsruhe to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many train services per day are there to Karlsruhe from Salzburg?
The average number of trains departing Salzburg for Karlsruhe is 4 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
How far in advance should I book a train ticket from Salzburg to Karlsruhe to get the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Salzburg to Karlsruhe is on average $30 (€24) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets from Salzburg to Karlsruhe available a few months in advance.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Karlsruhe
Karlsruhe Albtalbf
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Karlsruhe Bahnhofsvorplatz
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Karlsruhe Hbf
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Karlsruhe Marktplatz (Kaiserstraße)
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Karlsruhe Marktplatz (Pyramide)
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Karlsruhe West
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Karlsruhe-Durlach
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Karlsruhe-Hagsfeld
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Karlsruhe-Knielingen
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Karlsruhe-Mühlburg
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