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 Prague will cost around $ 105 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 70.
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7 h 6 m
7 h 49 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Salzburg to Prague without transferring at least once.
|Distance||169 miles (273 km)|
|Average train duration||5 h 50 min|
|Average train ticket price||$39 (€31)|
|Train frequency||6 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 6 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | S-Bahn, Leo Express, ÖBB | REX, ÖBB, ÖBB | Regionalzug or ÖBB | Euro City (EC)|
Trains from Salzburg to Prague cover the 169 miles (273 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 50 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | S-Bahn, Leo Express, ÖBB | REX, ÖBB, ÖBB | Regionalzug or ÖBB | Euro City (EC). Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $39 (€31), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $31 (€25). Travelers depart most frequently from Salzburg Hbf and arrive in Prague, Praha, Zličín.
Leo Express and ÖBB trains will get you from Salzburg to Prague from $31 (€25). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
ÖBB is Austria's main train company and offers the following different ticket types for your next trip from Salzburg to Prague by train: Standard Ticket, Comfort-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene Comfort-Ticket.
Enjoy a smooth and easy route from Salzburg to Prague with ÖBB! As an official travel partner of ÖBB, Omio can help you search current train schedules and timetables from ÖBB, compare the best routes between Salzburg and Prague as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable ÖBB Salzburg to Prague train ticket available today. If you search for ÖBB tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a line at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train between Salzburg and Prague on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 169 miles (273 km) route between Salzburg and Prague with ease and comfort on a train with ÖBB.
Please follow the recommendations outlined by ÖBB when booking your train tickets from Salzburg to Prague due to the coronavirus:
Trains from Salzburg to Prague are provided by ÖBB. The earliest train from Salzburg to Prague is the 7:12 a.m. service. The last train to depart from Salzburg station is the 11:12 a.m. service, which arrives in Prague at 6:26 p.m. In total, 3 trains a day travel from Salzburg to Prague. Ordinarily, trains pull into Salzburg station at 12 minutes past the hour. The fares for this journey remain consistent throughout the day rather than rising or falling every hour.
Return trains from Prague to Salzburg are also available.
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 by train between Salzburg, Austria and Prague, Czechia is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
The government of Czechia has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 9/20/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Salzburg to Prague closer to your date of departure here
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Prague to Salzburg is: Partially open
Reentry to Austria is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Czech Republic
What are the requirements?
The government of Austria has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/22/21. 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 Prague here.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Salzburg Hbf and arrive in Prague, Praha, Zličín.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Salzburg Hbf and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Prague, Praha, Zličín and need to travel approximately 6 mile (s) / 10 km from the train station to the city center in Prague.
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