The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Salzburg to Zell am See will cost around $ 19 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 19.
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1 h 32 m
1 h 38 m
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Of the 4 train that leave Salzburg for Zell am See every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct train cover the 56 km distance in an average of 1 h 38 m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 1 h 32 m .
The slowest train will take 1 h 55 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.
|Avg. Train Duration:|
2 hours 36 minutes
|Train Ticket Price:||$25|
|Trains depart from:||Salzburg|
|Trains arrive in:||Zell am See|
|Train Companies:||ÖBB | S-Bahn, ÖBB | InterCity, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | REX|
Trains from Salzburg to Zell am See take, on average, an hour and 42 minutes to cover a distance of roughly 36 miles. If passengers opt for a fast train, the route can be completed in as little as one hour and 36 minutes. Frequent trains are available between the two Austrian cities, starting very early in the morning on an almost hourly basis. Whenever passengers decide to travel, they're sure to find a route to suit their needs.
OBB is the leading railway company for trains connecting Salzburg and Zell am See. The company has several subsidiaries that operate along the route. OBB Train Company also operates Railjet; a high-speed train that travels at average speeds of 142 mph. It connects main cities in Austria with Germany, Hungary, Switzerland, Italy, and the Czech Republic.
The average time from Salzburg Hbf to Zell am See is one hour 40 minutes, though journeys may be longer during weekends and holidays. The fastest direct train service can get passengers from Salzburg to Zell am See in just one hour and 30 minutes.
The timetable of trains from Salzburg to Zee am See usually consist of around 27 trains per day. Of these, passengers can expect at least 22 direct options. Out of season, this may drop to 18 direct departures per day. There is an almost hourly service throughout the day, providing passengers with flexibility when planning their travel.
Departure train station: Salzburg Hbf is the most popular train station on this route. Train services depart from Salzburg Hbf station with the first train leaving at around 04: 35 a.m. The last train from Salzburg Hbf leaves for Zell am See at about 10: 15 p.m. The station is located approximately 10 minutes or less from the city center.
Arrival train station: Train services from Salzburg to Zell See, operated by OBB arrive at Zell am See station. The station is located a few minutes from the lake in the central part of the town.