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 Zurich to Salzburg will cost around $ 110 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 80.
5 h 23 m
8 h 24 m
Trains per day
Of the 34 train that leave Zurich for Salzburg 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 340 km distance in an average of 8 h 24 m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 5 h 23 m .
The slowest train will take 10 h 25 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:|
6 hours 45 minutes
|Train Ticket Price:||$72|
|Trains depart from:||Zurich|
|Trains arrive in:||Salzburg|
|Train Companies:||ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB, ÖBB | S-Bahn, ÖBB | InterCity|