St Pölten to Salzburg train

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Cheap train tickets and times from St Pölten to Salzburg

Showing times and prices for Apr 20

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

1 h 54 m

Average

2 h 20 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

198 km

Cheap train tickets from St Pölten to start from $27 with an average ticket price of $40.

The fastest train from St Pölten to takes 1h 54m in comparison to an average duration of 2h 20m and covers a distance of 198 km.

5 trains that leave St Pölten for every day with 5 travelling directly.

Westbahn
08:06PM2h04
St Pölten
10:10PMSalzburg
$271One-way
0 transfers
ÖBB
12:59PM1h54
St Pölten
02:53PMSalzburg
$311One-way
0 transfers
ÖBB | S-Bahn
08:46AM3h40
St Pölten
12:26PMSalzburg
$451One-way
0 transfers
Westbahn
11:06AM2h02
St Pölten
01:08PMSalzburg
$501One-way
0 transfers
Westbahn
05:06PM2h02
St Pölten
07:08PMSalzburg
$501One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from St Pölten to Salzburg

distanceDistance122 miles (197 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h
priceAverage train ticket price$41 (€36)
frequencyTrain frequency49 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 48 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersWestbahn, ÖBB, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | S-Bahn or ÖBB Nightjet

Trains from St Pölten to Salzburg cover the 122 miles (197 km) long journey taking on average 2 h with our travel partners like Westbahn, ÖBB, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | S-Bahn or ÖBB Nightjet. Normally, there are 49 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $41 (€36), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $16 (€14). Travelers depart most frequently from St. Pölten Hbf and arrive in Salzburg Hbf.

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

You can travel by train between St Pölten and Salzburg with Westbahn, ÖBB and ÖBB | Railjet for as low as $16 (€14). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

ÖBB Railjet is a high-speed train service operated by the Austrian Federal Railways (ÖBB). It is one of the most popular train services in Austria, offering fast and comfortable journeys between major cities. The Railjet trains are modern and spacious, with comfortable seating, air-conditioning, and power sockets. There are three types of Railjet trains: the Railjet Comfort, the Railjet Business, and the Railjet First Class. The Comfort class offers standard seating, while the Business class offers more spacious seating and complimentary drinks and snacks. The First Class offers the most luxurious experience, with extra-wide seats, complimentary meals, and access to a private lounge. The Railjet service operates on several popular routes, including Vienna to Salzburg, Vienna to Innsbruck, and Vienna to Graz. Tickets can be purchased online or at the station, and there are several types of tickets available, including single tickets, return tickets, and group tickets. With its modern trains, comfortable seating, and convenient ticketing options, ÖBB Railjet is the perfect way to explore Austria.

ÖBB | Railjet from St Pölten to Salzburg train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 54 min
  • Cheapest Price: $61
  • ÖBB | Railjet frequency: 26 a day

FAQs: Trains from St Pölten to Salzburg

FAQs: Travel by train from St Pölten to Salzburg 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 St Pölten to Salzburg.
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Cheap train tickets from St Pölten to Salzburg can start from as little as $16 (€14) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for St Pölten to Salzburg is $41 (€36); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the St Pölten to Salzburg train travel time is 2 h   for the 122 mile (197 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from St Pölten to Salzburg leaves at 5: 06 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from St Pölten to Salzburg leaves at 8: 06 PM.
There are 49 trains a day from St Pölten to Salzburg which require at least one change with Westbahn, ÖBB, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | S-Bahn or ÖBB Nightjet. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Salzburg. Take the fast train with ÖBB | Railjet from St Pölten to Salzburg.
When taking a train from St Pölten to Salzburg, you can count on Westbahn, ÖBB, ÖBB | Railjet, ÖBB | S-Bahn or ÖBB Nightjet for the best way to get you to Salzburg. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Salzburg from St Pölten and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Yes, you can take a night train from St Pölten to Salzburg with ÖBB Nightjet. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  

When departing from St Pölten, you have various train station options to start your journey from including St. Pölten Hbf, St. Pölten, Traisenpark Bahnhst (P+R Nord) and St. Pölten, Unterradlberg Hainer Straße. When arriving in Salzburg, you can end your route in train stations like Salzburg Hbf, Salzburg, Hauptbahnhof (Südtiroler Platz) and Salzburg Mülln-Altstadt.

Passengers board the train most frequently from St. Pölten Hbf, which is located around 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Salzburg Hbf, located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from St Pölten to Salzburg is June.
You have options as you can travel to Salzburg from St Pölten 2 different ways: train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in St Pölten and Salzburg

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St. Pölten Hbf is the most popular St Pölten 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 St Pölten for your trip to Salzburg.
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