How to travel from Grindelwald to Salzburg

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Travel Information to Salzburg from Grindelwald

distanceDistance248 miles (400 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$42 - $280
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $42 (€37) • 8 h 27 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $280 (€245) • 3 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 248 miles (400 km) between Grindelwald and Salzburg. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $42 (€37). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Grindelwald to Salzburg.

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Travel from Grindelwald, Switzerland to Salzburg, Austria is: Unrestricted.

Is international entry into Salzburg from Grindelwald restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

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

  • There are no current restrictions

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: Recommended

The above information was last verified on 1/9/23. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Grindelwald and Salzburg closer to your planned date of departure here.

Return travel to Grindelwald, Switzerland from Austria is: Unrestricted.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Switzerland from Austria?

Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Austria.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Switzerland from Austria?

Requirements for reentering Switzerland:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Switzerland?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Switzerland to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The above information about your return travel to Grindelwald, Switzerland was last verified on 1/24/23. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Grindelwald from Salzburg.

There are 4 ways to travel from Grindelwald to Salzburg including taking a bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Salzburg from Grindelwald is by taking a train, which costs on average $42 (€37).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Salzburg:

A train is $21 (€18) less than a bus for this journey with tickets for a bus from Grindelwald to Salzburg costing on average $63 (€55).

A train is generally $238 (€208) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $280 (€245) from Grindelwald to Salzburg.

The fastest way to get to Salzburg from Grindelwald is by flight with an average travel time of 3 h 40 min.

Other travel options to Salzburg can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 0 h 0 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 8 h 27 min   on average.

Salzburg is approximately 248 miles (400 km) away from Grindelwald.

The average frequency per day from Grindelwald to Salzburg is:

  • 5 trains per day.

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

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

  • Trains mostly leave from Grindelwald and tend to arrive in Salzburg Hbf.

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

  • Travel with Lufthansa to go to Salzburg by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Lufthansa Grindelwald to Salzburg tickets on Omio for $280 (€245).
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn with connection for trains to Salzburg. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Deutsche Bahn with connection Grindelwald to Salzburg tickets on Omio for $42 (€37).
Many of our customers who book a trip from Grindelwald to Salzburg often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Vienna, Munich or Prague. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Grindelwald and Salzburg itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Salzburg and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Bus tickets cost $63 (€55) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost $280 (€245) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $42 (€37) one way.

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

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