You can get from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg by train, bus or flight.
To get from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg on Oct 25 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||254 miles (409 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight, bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$24 - $238|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $24 (€20) • 7 h 30 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $238 (€194) • 1 h|
|Popular travel companies||Lufthansa Cityline, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Travel 254 miles (409 km) by flight, bus or train between Frankfurt am Main and Salzburg. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $24 (€20). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Lufthansa Cityline, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg.
Travel from Frankfurt am Main, Germany to Salzburg, Austria is: Partially open.
International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
The government of Austria has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last verified on 10/24/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Frankfurt am Main and Salzburg closer to your planned date of departure here.
The current restriction level for returning to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Austria is: Partially open.
Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:
The information above was last checked on 10/23/21. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Frankfurt am Main from Salzburg here.
There are 3 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg: flight, bus or train.
The cheapest way to go to Salzburg from Frankfurt am Main is by taking a bus, which costs on average $24 (€20).
This is compared to other ways of getting to Salzburg:
A bus is $214 (€174) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg costing on average $238 (€194).
Taking a bus is about $5 (€4) less than taking a train, which costs on average $29 (€24) for this route.
The fastest way to get to Salzburg from Frankfurt am Main is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h.
Other travel options to Salzburg can usually take longer:
In comparison, getting to Salzburg by bus can take on average 7 h 30 min.
In comparison, going by train can take 5 h 4 min on average.
Salzburg is approximately 254 miles (409 km) away from Frankfurt am Main.
The average frequency per day from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg as scheduled services by flight, bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Salzburg tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.
Before traveling from Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Frankfurt am Main to Salzburg tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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