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The cheapest trains from Salzburg to Munich

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Cheapest

$25

Average

$38

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 Munich will cost around $ 38 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 25.

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08:00AMSalzburg Hbf1h41 09:41AMMunich
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$251One-way
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11:00AMSalzburg Hbf1h30 12:30PMMunich
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09:00AMSalzburg Hbf1h30 10:30AMMunich
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$251One-way
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09:23AMSalzburg Hbf2h08 11:31AMMünchen Hbf (tief)
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$281One-way
09:15PMSalzburg Hbf2h00 11:15PMMunich
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$331One-way

Timetable Salzburg to Munich

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05:15AMSalzburg Hbf1h51 07:06AMMunich
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06:15AMSalzburg Hbf1h51 08:06AMMunich
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07:15AMSalzburg Hbf1h51 09:06AMMunich
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08:00AMSalzburg Hbf1h41 09:41AMMunich
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08:15AMSalzburg Hbf1h51 10:06AMMunich
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09:00AMSalzburg Hbf1h30 10:30AMMunich
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09:15AMSalzburg Hbf1h51 11:06AMMunich
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09:23AMSalzburg Hbf2h08 11:31AMMünchen Hbf (tief)
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10:00AMSalzburg Hbf1h41 11:41AMMunich
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10:15AMSalzburg Hbf1h51 12:06PMMunich
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11:00AMSalzburg Hbf1h30 12:30PMMunich
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11:15AMSalzburg Hbf1h51 01:06PMMunich
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12:00PMSalzburg Hbf1h41 01:41PMMunich
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12:15PMSalzburg Hbf1h51 02:06PMMunich
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01:00PMSalzburg Hbf1h32 02:32PMMunich
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01:13PMSalzburg Hbf1h52 03:05PMMunich
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02:00PMSalzburg Hbf1h41 03:41PMMunich
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02:15PMSalzburg Hbf1h51 04:06PMMunich
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03:00PMSalzburg Hbf1h33 04:33PMMunich
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03:15PMSalzburg Hbf1h51 05:06PMMunich
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04:00PMSalzburg Hbf1h41 05:41PMMunich
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04:15PMSalzburg Hbf1h51 06:06PMMunich
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05:00PMSalzburg Hbf1h31 06:31PMMunich
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05:15PMSalzburg Hbf1h51 07:06PMMunich
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06:15PMSalzburg Hbf1h51 08:06PMMunich
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07:00PMSalzburg Hbf1h32 08:32PMMunich
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07:15PMSalzburg Hbf2h00 09:15PMMunich
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08:00PMSalzburg Hbf1h42 09:42PMMunich
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08:15PMSalzburg Hbf2h00 10:15PMMunich
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09:00PMSalzburg Hbf1h33 10:33PMMunich
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09:15PMSalzburg Hbf2h00 11:15PMMunich
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10:15PMSalzburg Hbf2h02 12:17AMMunich
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10:58PMSalzburg Hbf1h59 12:57AMMunich
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$23Deutsche Bahn
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$23Deutsche Bahn
$25Union Ivkoni International
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$23Deutsche Bahn
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$23Deutsche Bahn
$29Deutsche Bahn
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$23Deutsche Bahn
$24Union Ivkoni International
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$23Deutsche Bahn
$25Union Ivkoni International
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$23Deutsche Bahn
$24Union Ivkoni International
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$23Deutsche Bahn
$24Union Ivkoni International
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$23Deutsche Bahn
$25Union Ivkoni International
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$23Deutsche Bahn
$29Deutsche Bahn
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$23Deutsche Bahn
$29Deutsche Bahn
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$23Deutsche Bahn
$16Flixbus
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$23Deutsche Bahn
$10Flixbus
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Aug 20
$23Deutsche Bahn
$13Flixbus

The fastest trains from Salzburg to Munich

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Fastest Journey

1 h 30 m

Average

1 h 47 m

Trains per day

33

Distance

116 km

Of the 33 trains that leave Salzburg for Munich every day 32 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 116 km distance in an average of 1 h 47 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 30 m .

The slowest trains will take 2 h 8 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
11:00AMSalzburg Hbf1h30 12:30PMMunich
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$251One-way
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09:00AMSalzburg Hbf1h30 10:30AMMunich
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$251One-way
2nd Fastest
05:00PMSalzburg Hbf1h31 06:31PMMunich
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$481One-way
01:00PMSalzburg Hbf1h32 02:32PMMunich
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$421One-way
07:00PMSalzburg Hbf1h32 08:32PMMunich
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$481One-way

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Train Information between Salzburg and Munich

distanceDistance71 miles (115 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 30 min
priceAverage train ticket price$23 (€18)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn, Meridian, ÖBB, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Bayerische Regiobahn or ÖBB | Nightjet

Trains from Salzburg to Munich cover the 71 miles (115 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 30 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Meridian, ÖBB, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Bayerische Regiobahn or ÖBB | Nightjet. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $23 (€18), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $23 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Salzburg Hbf and arrive in München Hbf.

Train companies

Train between Salzburg and Munich with Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB

Travel between Salzburg and Munich from $23 (€18) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

ÖBB
Deutsche Bahn

ÖBB is Austria's main train company and offers the following different ticket types for your next trip between Salzburg and Munich by train: Standard Ticket, Comfort-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene Comfort-Ticket.

Looking for trains between Salzburg and Munich? ÖBB is one of the best companies to travel with on the 71 miles (115 km) trip between Salzburg and Munich. As an official travel partner of ÖBB, Omio quickly shows you the latest ÖBB train schedules and timetables, tickets and offers (such as baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Salzburg to Munich routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable ÖBB train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains between Salzburg and Munich, you can quickly see if the ÖBB ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Salzburg - Munich train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with ÖBB!

ÖBB has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train from Salzburg to Munich:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • ÖBB has granted goodwill arrangements for tickets bought until March 15, 2020.
    • National ÖBB: Tickets valid until June 1, 2020, can be refunded as a voucher
    • International ÖBB: Ticket refunds depend on the current entry regulations set by the government of the destination country
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Trains from Salzburg to Munich

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.

Salzburg to Munich Trains: Know Before You Go


  • All Salzburg to Munich trains are operated by Deutsche Bahn or Meridian.
  • Most Salzburg to Munich trains are direct, all trains depart from Salzburg Hauptbahnhof and arrive at Munich's main train station, München Hauptbahnhof.
  • The Salzburg to Munich train journey takes as little as 1 hour and 32 minutes to arrive in Munich.

What are the Departure and Arrival stations for trains from Salzburg

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.

Train tickets from Salzburg to Munich: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 25 €
2 weeks earlier 25 €0%
3 weeks earlier 25 €0%
1 month before 25 €0%
2 months earlier 25 €0%
3 months earlier 23 €9%


Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from Salzburg - Munich. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

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:

  • Buying your train ticket from Salzburg - Munich 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 0% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Salzburg - Munich with 2 months in advance you save up to about 0% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 9%.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

Travel Tips

Trains from Salzburg to Munich
Travel by train to Munich 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 Munich.
FAQs
Am I allowed to travel by train from Salzburg, Austria to Munich, Germany?

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

Can I enter Germany from Austria?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Salzburg?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Munich, Germany?

All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 7/30/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Munich from Salzburg as this information can change.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Munich, Germany to Salzburg, Austria?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Munich to Salzburg is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Austria from Germany?

Reentry to 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 Munich?

What are the requirements?

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

Last checked on 7/28/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Salzburg from Munich here.

How much do cheap train tickets between Salzburg and Munich cost?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Munich from Salzburg for as low as $23 (€18)  for the next 7 days.
What is the price of a train ticket to Munich from Salzburg?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $23 (€18)  for a train ticket from Salzburg to Munich.
How many miles is it from Salzburg to Munich by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Salzburg to Munich by train to be approximately 71 miles (115 km).
How many hours is the train time from Salzburg to Munich?
On average the Salzburg to Munich train travel time is 1 h 30 min  for the 71 miles (115 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Salzburg and arrival train station in Munich?

When taking a train from Salzburg, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Salzburg Hbf, Salzburg Aigen and Salzburg Aiglhof. When you arrive in Munich, your train can arrive in train stations including München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Salzburg Hbf   to München Hbf.

Where is the train station in Salzburg? Where is the train station in Munich?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Salzburg Hbf, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at München Hbf, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center.

Which train providers can get me from Salzburg to Munich?
For the journey from Salzburg to Munich you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn, Meridian, ÖBB, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Bayerische Regiobahn or ÖBB | Nightjet. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Salzburg and Munich on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Can I buy a direct train from Salzburg to Munich?
Yes, there are direct trains per day from Salzburg to Munich, and you can find a direct train for this journey with Deutsche Bahn or Bayerische Regiobahn  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
When is the earliest train from Salzburg to Munich? When is the last train from Salzburg to Munich?
The first Salzburg to Munich train departs at 4: 40 AM   and the last train from Salzburg to Munich leaves at 7: 00 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Salzburg to Munich on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I purchase train tickets to Munich from Salzburg for the best deals?
If you buy the Salzburg to Munich train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $23 (€18). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Salzburg to Munich. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Munich
München Hbf
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines U1, U2, U4, U5, U7, U8<br>Bus lines 58<br>Tram lines 16, 17, 20, 21, 22
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
München Ost
Amenities