|Distance||189 miles (305 km)|
|Average train duration||6 h 36 min|
|Average train ticket price||$61 (€50)|
|Train frequency||5 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 5 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB, Deutsche Bahn with connection or ÖBB | Nightjet|
Trains from Verona to Salzburg cover the 189 miles (305 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 36 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB, Deutsche Bahn with connection or ÖBB | Nightjet. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $34 (€28), but the average price of train tickets is $61 (€50). Travelers depart most frequently from Verona Porta Nuova and arrive in Salzburg Hbf.
You can travel by train from Verona to Salzburg with ÖBB for as low as $34 (€28). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
ÖBB is Austria's main train company and offers the following different ticket types for your next trip between Verona and Salzburg by train: Standard Ticket, Comfort-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene Comfort-Ticket.
ÖBB tickets from Verona to Salzburg are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect journey with ÖBB between Verona and Salzburg all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current ÖBB train schedules and train tickets available on Omio for the 189 miles (305 km) journey. You can also see relevant travel information for the ÖBB train, such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Verona to Salzburg routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best ÖBB Verona to Salzburg train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the ÖBB train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Salzburg with ÖBB!
When you buy your ÖBB train tickets from Verona to Salzburg don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:
By rail, Salzburg is approximately 189 miles (305 km) away from Verona. While planning to cross over from Verona to Salzburg, boarding a train is an ideal option since you get to avoid traffic on the roads. Besides, you get a chance to enjoy the breathtaking view of the countryside during your ride. On a typical day, the trip would take you about 6h 21min. However, the duration might either increase or decrease slightly depending on factors such as the number of changes, as well as the date of your departure. Usually, around 15 trains leave Verona for Salzburg each day. Notably, there are no direct train services between the 2 cities. Therefore, expect a change or two in between your trip.
Every day, around 15 trains leave Verona for Salzburg. That brings the weekly total to around 100. While traveling to Salzburg from Verona, you can take the first train, which departs around 11:04 a.m. On the other hand, the latest you can board your train is around 02:24 p.m., when the last train departs. Be sure to check the latest schedule to plan an ideal departure time for this journey.
The average journey duration is about 6h 21min. However, that’s subject to change due to various factors. For instance, the duration might slightly increase on weekends and holidays. Typically, the fastest journey time would be around 5h 43min. You can also spend up to around 7h 01min on the journey. Your trip to Salzburg from Verona will involve at least 1 change. Expect the change to be at Innsbruck Hbf. Given the frequency of trains on that route, train transfers should be smooth, taking only a short time.
Departure Train Station: When traveling from Verona to Salzburg, you have a couple of options to start your trip from. These include Verona Porta Nuova, when Verona Porta Vescovo. However, Verona Porta Nuova is the most popular. The station, which has the setting for Romeo and Juliet, is a hub for various trains going to major cities, even beyond Italy. The station has an assistance office for disabled travelers and customer service for various rail companies. You can also enjoy other amenities such as restrooms, shops, and eateries. Getting to Verona Porta Nuova is not any trouble, since it’s located right in the city center.
Arrival Train Station: Similarly, there are a couple of options where you can end your trip to Salzburg. These include Salzburg Hbf, Salzburg Mulln-Altstadt, and Salzburg Aiglhof. However, passengers frequently arrive at Salzburg Hbf. The station, which is the main terminus in Austria, is very well-organized, making it easy for you to find your way around it. However, in case of any challenges, the station has a Tourist Information center, where you can get assistance. Being the most important terminus, Salzburg Hbf has a wide range of amenities, such as Wi-Fi, a waiting area, a police station, a car rental company, ticket offices, and several restrooms. You will even find a public payphone at the station. The station is around 15min walk away from the city center.
You can board a comfortable train from Verona to Salzburg operated by OBB. The company, which is the major railway company from Austria, has a fleet of trains, subdivided into a couple of subsidiaries for long-distance and local transport.
While OBB has several subsidiaries, you can get from Verona to Salzburg by train through their Railjet model. Railjet is OBB’s high-speed train that connects Austrian cities with other countries, such as Italy. OBB trains can hit speeds of up to 143 mph (230 km/h). On a daily, around 15 trains leave Verona for Salzburg, with the first one leaving at around 11:04 a.m. and the last one leaving at around 02:24 p.m. The travel time taken by OBB trains ranges from about 5h 43min to about 7h 01min. Since there are no direct trains, expect a change at Innsbruck Hbf. Verona Porta Nuova is the most popular departure station, while the most popular arrival station is Salzburg Hbf.
OBB has quite a wide variety of tickets. These include Standard, Sparschiene, Einfach-Raus, and Osterreichcard. The tickets vary in price and flexibility. For instance, an Osterreichcard is an annual travel card and would be ideal if you plan to stay in Austria for quite some time. OBB Railjet trains, which travel from Verona to Salzburg, have three classes: Economy, first, and business classes. Once you board an OBB train to Salzburg, you can enjoy various services on board. For instance, children can travel for free until one day before their sixth birthday. Kids between the age of 6 and 14 pay half the standard price. Wi-Fi is also free onboard, allowing you to stay entertained throughout the journey. You can also travel with small animals for free, provided you put them in a transport container. However, you have to book an extra ticket for larger dogs. If you are a bike owner, you can take it on most trains. However, for cross-border routes, you will have to purchase a Biking International Ticket.
The cost of your ticket depends on the time of day, your route, or class. However, booking on the day of travel would generally be more expensive. You can book your OBB ticket in advance to save some money, which you can find up to 6 months ahead of the travel date. You might also consider booking a ticket outside of peak hours, as they tend to increase in price during peak hours. Another way to get a cheaper train ticket is looking for special deals and offers by the respective train operator. You can also opt for a slower train, which not only saves you money but gives you a chance to enjoy the beautiful countryside slowly.
Travel by train between Verona, Italy and Salzburg, Austria is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
The government of Austria has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 10/27/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Verona and Salzburg closer to your date of departure here
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Salzburg to Verona is: Partially open
Reentry to Italy is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
What are the requirements?
The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 10/27/21. 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 Verona from Salzburg here.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Verona Porta Nuova and arrive in Salzburg Hbf.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Verona Porta Nuova and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Salzburg Hbf and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city center in Salzburg.
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