The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Zermatt to Salzburg is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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9 h 25 m
9 h 47 m
Trains per day
Of the 3 trains that leave Zermatt for Salzburg every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||278 miles (448 km)|
|Average train duration||9 h 26 min|
|Average train ticket price||$76 (€66)|
|Train companies||ÖBB or ÖBB | Regionalzug|
Trains from Zermatt to Salzburg cover the 278 miles (448 km) long trip taking on average 9 h 26 min with our travel partners like ÖBB or ÖBB | Regionalzug. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $76 (€66), but the average price of train tickets is $76 (€66). Travelers depart most frequently from Zermatt, Bahnhof and arrive in Salzburg Hbf.
You can travel by train from Zermatt to Salzburg with ÖBB for as low as $76 (€66). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
Travel between Zermatt, Switzerland and Salzburg, Austria by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Austria, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 3/8/23. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Salzburg from Zermatt before traveling.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Salzburg to Zermatt is: Unrestricted
Reentry to Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
What are the requirements?
The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 3/22/23. 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 Zermatt from Salzburg here.
When taking a train from Zermatt, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Zermatt, Bahnhof, Zermatt, Vispa and Zermatt, Riffelalp - Hotel. When you arrive in Salzburg, your train can arrive in train stations including Salzburg Hbf, Salzburg Aigen and Salzburg Aiglhof.
Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Zermatt, Bahnhof to Salzburg Hbf.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Zermatt, Bahnhof, is located 0.2 miles (322 m) from the city center of Zermatt.
The most popular arrival train station, Salzburg Hbf, is located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city center of Salzburg.
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