|Distance||71 miles (115 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 32 min|
|Average train ticket price||$22 (€19)|
|Train frequency||16 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 16 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn, Meridian, ÖBB, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Bayerische Regiobahn or ÖBB | Nightjet|
Trains from Salzburg to Munich cover the 71 miles (115 km) long route taking on average 1 h 32 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Meridian, ÖBB, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Bayerische Regiobahn or ÖBB | Nightjet. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $22 (€19), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $21 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Salzburg Hbf and arrive in München Hbf.
You can travel by train from Salzburg to Munich with Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB for as low as $21 (€18). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.
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 Munich train.
Salzburg to Munich train information with Deutsche Bahn:
Deutsche Bahn's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train to Munich from Salzburg are the following:
Trains in Europe are a popular way to travel between cities, with a number of train companies offering domestic and international routes. Trains from Salzburg to Munich run very frequently each day including weekends. The journey takes around 1½ to 2 hours and trains depart from the very early hours until late in the evening. The first train from Salzburg to Munich departs at 4:00 a.m., while the last leaves Salzburg at 11:00 p.m. Most trains traveling from Salzburg to Munich are direct and are operated by Deutsche Bahn or Meridian.
Arrival Station: Those taking trains from Salzburg to Munich will depart from Salzburg Hauptbahnhof - the city's main railway station. The station is in the New Town of Salzburg just to the north of the Salzach River. Passengers traveling from the Oberndorf and Lamprechtshausen areas can take a the Lokalbahn train service while those traveling from other areas can take buses to the station such as the Postbus or Statdtbus. Furthermore, several S-Bahn lines are connected to the station meaning its easy to get to from all over the city.
Departure Station:Munich has something to appeal to everyone and its annual Oktoberfest beer festival attracts visitors from all over the world. Impressive buildings like the Neues Rathaus and the Frauenkirche dominate the city center and there excellent shopping and entertainment suit all tastes. Trains from Salzburg to Munich arrive at the main railway station in the center of the city. The station is within walking distance of most city center hotels and attractions. It is just west of Marienplatz where 2 S-Bahn stations take passengers to all parts of the city. There are also U-Bahn and Tram stops nearby and local buses are also available. Visitors to the city should note that there is no U-Bahn service between 2:00 a.m. 5:00 a.m. and buses and trams run less frequently. The last S-Bahn train each day is at around 2:30 a.m. to 3:30 a.m. from any of the city's stations. Taxis are also available close to the concourse and can take passengers to any part of the city.
The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:
Travel between Salzburg, Austria and Munich, Germany by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 12/3/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Munich from Salzburg before traveling.
The restriction level for your return train to Salzburg, Austria from Munich is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Austria has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 12/1/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Salzburg from Munich closer to your date of departure here here.
There are a few train stations in Salzburg to start your journey from including Salzburg Hbf, Salzburg Aigen and Salzburg Aiglhof. In Munich you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Salzburg Hbf and arrive in München Hbf.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Salzburg Hbf, is located 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from the city center of Salzburg.
The most popular arrival train station, München Hbf, is located 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city center of Munich.
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