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Cheap train tickets from Salzburg to Wels

Showing times and prices for May 30

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Salzburg to Wels is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

ÖBB
04:01AM0h58
Salzburg
04:59AMWels
$111One-way
0 transfers
ÖBB | Railjet
08:11AM1h03
Salzburg
09:14AMWels
$111One-way
0 transfers
ÖBB | Railjet
01:11PM1h03
Salzburg
02:14PMWels
$231One-way
0 transfers
Westbahn
05:22PM0h57
Salzburg
06:19PMWels
$281One-way
0 transfers
Westbahn
03:52PM0h57
Salzburg
04:49PMWels
$281One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Salzburg to Wels

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, May 30
ÖBB
04:01AM0h58
Salzburg
04:59AMWels
0 transfers
Westbahn
05:22PM0h57
Salzburg
06:19PMWels
0 transfers
Westbahn
03:52PM0h57
Salzburg
04:49PMWels
0 transfers
Westbahn
07:22AM0h57
Salzburg
08:19AMWels
0 transfers
ÖBB | Railjet
01:11PM1h03
Salzburg
02:14PMWels
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Salzburg to Wels

Showing times and prices for May 30

Fastest Journey

57 m

Average

58 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

84 km

Of the 7 trains that leave Salzburg for Wels every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Westbahn
05:22PM0h57
Salzburg
06:19PMWels
$281One-way
0 transfers
Westbahn
03:52PM0h57
Salzburg
04:49PMWels
$281One-way
0 transfers
Westbahn
07:22AM0h57
Salzburg
08:19AMWels
$281One-way
0 transfers
Westbahn
04:52PM0h57
Salzburg
05:49PMWels
$281One-way
0 transfers
ÖBB
04:01AM0h58
Salzburg
04:59AMWels
$111One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Salzburg to Wels

distanceDistance52 miles (84 km)
durationAverage train duration55 min
priceAverage train ticket price$22 (€19)
frequencyTrain frequency37 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 37 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersWestbahn, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB, ÖBB | S-Bahn, FlixTrain, ÖBB | InterCity or ÖBB Nightjet

Trains from Salzburg to Wels cover the 52 miles (84 km) long trip taking on average 55 min with our travel partners like Westbahn, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB, ÖBB | S-Bahn, FlixTrain, ÖBB | InterCity or ÖBB Nightjet. Normally, there are 37 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $22 (€19), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $6 (€5). Travelers depart most frequently from Salzburg Hbf and arrive in Wels Hbf.

Train companies: Westbahn, ÖBB | Railjet and ÖBB from Salzburg to Wels trains

Find the best trains between Salzburg and Wels with Omio's travel partners Westbahn, ÖBB | Railjet and ÖBB from $6 (€5). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

ÖBB Nightjet is an Austrian train company that offers overnight services across Europe. It has a range of train types, including the EuroNight, CityNightLine and Nightjet, which all offer comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. The EuroNight is the most luxurious option, with private compartments and a restaurant car. The CityNightLine is a more affordable option, with compartments and couchettes, while the Nightjet is the most basic option, with couchettes and reclining seats. Ticket types include Economy, Comfort and Business, with the latter offering the most luxurious experience. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power sockets, a restaurant car and a bar. The most popular routes for ÖBB Nightjet are from Vienna to Munich, Berlin, Zurich, Amsterdam, Prague and Budapest.

ÖBB Nightjet from Salzburg to Wels train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 52 min
  • Cheapest Price: $19
  • ÖBB Nightjet frequency: 1 a day

FlixTrain classes from Salzburg to Wels

Check and compare train options, travel classes, and amenities for trains from Salzburg to Wels with FlixTrain

Flixtrain

Single Class Type
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • No air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Not barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

FAQs: Trains from Salzburg to Wels

FAQs: Travel by train from Salzburg to Wels 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 Wels.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Salzburg to Wels can start from as little as $6 (€5) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Salzburg to Wels is $22 (€19); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between Salzburg and Wels is on average 55 min   for the 52 mile (84 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Salzburg and Wels by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Salzburg to Wels leaves at 5: 22 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Salzburg to Wels leaves at 8: 34 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Salzburg to Wels without having to change trains with Westbahn, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | InterCity or ÖBB Nightjet. There are 37 direct trains from Salzburg to Wels each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Wels. Take the fast train with ÖBB | Railjet from Salzburg to Wels.
For the best Salzburg to Wels train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Westbahn, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB, ÖBB | S-Bahn, FlixTrain, ÖBB | InterCity or ÖBB Nightjet. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Wels from Salzburg to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, you can take a night train from Salzburg to Wels with ÖBB Nightjet. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  

When departing from Salzburg, you have various train station options to start your route from including Salzburg Hbf, Salzburg, Hauptbahnhof (Südtiroler Platz) and Salzburg Mülln-Altstadt. When arriving in Wels, you can end your trip in train stations like Wels Hbf, Wels Messe and Wels Lokalbahn.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Salzburg Hbf, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Wels Hbf, located 0.4 miles (604 m) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Wels from Salzburg is worth doing with a journey time of 55 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Salzburg to Wels by train is January.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Wels from Salzburg including taking a train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Salzburg and Wels

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Wels
Salzburg Hbf is the most popular Salzburg railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Salzburg for your trip to Wels.
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