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Travel Information between Bratislava and Salzburg

distanceDistance188 miles (304 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$31 - $36
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $31 (€25) • 4 h 11 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $31 (€25) • 4 h 11 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or ÖBB | Railjet

Travel 188 miles (304 km) by bus or train between Bratislava and Salzburg. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 11 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $31 (€25). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or ÖBB | Railjet among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Bratislava to Salzburg.

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FAQs
Does Austria have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling to Salzburg from Bratislava?

Travel from Bratislava, Slovakia to Salzburg, Austria is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Salzburg from Bratislava restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Slovakia.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Salzburg, Austria from Bratislava?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Salzburg, Austria?

The government of Austria has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 10/27/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Bratislava and Salzburg closer to your planned date of departure here.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Bratislava, Slovakia from Salzburg, Austria?

The restriction level for your return to Bratislava, Slovakia from Austria is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Bratislava from Salzburg restricted?

Entry into Slovakia is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Bratislava from Salzburg?

Conditions of reentry into Slovakia:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 13 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Bratislava, Slovakia?

You should observe these safety measures in Slovakia as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to Slovakia was last checked on 10/24/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Bratislava from Salzburg closer to your date of departure here.

What are the ways to get from Bratislava to Salzburg?

There are 2 travel options from Bratislava to Salzburg: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Bratislava to Salzburg?

The cheapest way to go to Salzburg from Bratislava is by taking a train, which costs on average $31 (€25).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Salzburg:

A train is $5 (€4) less than a bus for this trip with tickets for a bus from Bratislava to Salzburg costing on average $36 (€29).

What is the fastest way to get from Bratislava to Salzburg?

The quickest way to travel between Bratislava and Salzburg is by train, which takes on average 4 h 11 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 5 h 11 min   on average.

What is the distance from Bratislava to Salzburg?

Salzburg is approximately 188 miles (304 km) away from Bratislava.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Bratislava to Salzburg?

The average frequency per day from Bratislava to Salzburg is:

  • 12 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Bratislava to Salzburg as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling to Salzburg from Bratislava, where do I depart from Bratislava and where do I arrive in Salzburg?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Bratislava to Salzburg:

  • Buses from Bratislava to Salzburg most often leave from Bratislava, Most SNP and arrive in Salzburg, Lastenstrasse.
  • Trains most often depart from Bratislava at Bratislava predmestie and arrive in Salzburg at Salzburg Hbf.
Which travel companies can take me from Bratislava to Salzburg?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Bratislava to Salzburg, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can take you to Salzburg by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Bratislava to Salzburg for $36 (€29).
  • ÖBB | Railjet can take you to Salzburg by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for ÖBB | Railjet from Bratislava to Salzburg for $31 (€25).
What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Bratislava to Salzburg?
Omio customers who travel from Bratislava to Salzburg often also extend their vacation to go to Vienna, Munich or Prague. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Salzburg and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I buy Bratislava to Salzburg tickets online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Bratislava to Salzburg, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing $36 (€29) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $31 (€25) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Bratislava to Salzburg online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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