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 Vienna Westbahnhof to Salzburg will cost around $ 25 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 17.
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2 h 26 m
2 h 26 m
Trains per day
Of the 15 trains that leave Vienna Westbahnhof for Salzburg every day 15 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 249 km distance in an average of 2 h 26 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 26 m .
The slowest trains will take 2 h 32 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.
|Distance||154 miles (248 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 26 min|
|Average train ticket price||$25 (€21)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Westbahn, FlixTrain, ÖBB | REX, ÖBB or ÖBB | Railjet|
Trains from Vienna Westbahnhof to Salzburg cover the 154 miles (248 km) long route taking on average 2 h 26 min with our travel partners like Westbahn, FlixTrain, ÖBB | REX, ÖBB or ÖBB | Railjet. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $17 (€14), but the average price of train tickets is $25 (€21).
You can travel by train between Vienna Westbahnhof and Salzburg with ÖBB for as low as $17 (€14). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
ÖBB is Austria's main train company and offers the following different ticket types for your next trip from Vienna Westbahnhof to Salzburg by train: Standard Ticket, Comfort-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene Comfort-Ticket.
Enjoy a smooth and easy trip between Vienna Westbahnhof and Salzburg 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 Vienna Westbahnhof and Salzburg 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 Vienna Westbahnhof to Salzburg 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 Vienna Westbahnhof and Salzburg on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 154 miles (248 km) route between Vienna Westbahnhof and Salzburg with ease and comfort on a train with ÖBB.
ÖBB has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your ÖBB tickets from Vienna Westbahnhof to Salzburg and when traveling by train:
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