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from Nuremberg to Salzburg

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Thu
Oct 28
$28Deutsche Bahn with connection
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Fri
Oct 29
$28Deutsche Bahn with connection
$22Flixbus
Sat
Oct 30
$28Deutsche Bahn with connection
$28Flixbus
Sun
Oct 31
$28Deutsche Bahn with connection
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Mon
Nov 1
$28Deutsche Bahn with connection
$25Flixbus
Tue
Nov 2
$28Deutsche Bahn with connection
$32Flixbus
Wed
Nov 3
$22Deutsche Bahn
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Thu
Nov 4
$22Deutsche Bahn
$25Flixbus
Fri
Nov 5
$28Deutsche Bahn
$17Flixbus
Sat
Nov 6
$22Deutsche Bahn
$16Flixbus
Mon
Nov 8
$22Deutsche Bahn
$14Flixbus
Tue
Nov 9
$22Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
Thu
Nov 11
$22Deutsche Bahn
$25Flixbus
Fri
Nov 12
$22Deutsche Bahn
$14Flixbus
Sun
Nov 14
$22Deutsche Bahn
$14Flixbus
Tue
Nov 16
$22Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus

Travel Information between Nuremberg and Salzburg

distanceDistance144 miles (233 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$20 - $28
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $20 (€16) • 4 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $28 (€23) • 2 h 56 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Travel 144 miles (233 km) by bus or train between Nuremberg and Salzburg. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 56 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $20 (€16). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Nuremberg to Salzburg.

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Is international travel between Nuremberg, Germany and Salzburg, Austria allowed?

Travel between Nuremberg, Germany and Salzburg, Austria is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Germany enter Austria?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Salzburg from Nuremberg?

Conditions of entry into Austria:

  • 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Salzburg, Austria?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Austria has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 10/27/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey to Salzburg from Nuremberg.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Germany from Salzburg, Austria?

Return travel to Nuremberg, Germany from Austria is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Germany from Austria?

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

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

Requirements for reentering Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

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

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Nuremberg, Germany was last verified on 10/28/21. 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 Nuremberg from Salzburg.

How do I get from Nuremberg to Salzburg?

There are 2 ways to travel from Nuremberg to Salzburg including taking a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Nuremberg to Salzburg?

The cheapest way to go to Salzburg from Nuremberg is by taking a bus, which costs on average $20 (€16).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Salzburg:

Taking a bus is about $9 (€7) less than taking a train, which costs on average $28 (€23) for this trip.

What is the quickest way from Nuremberg to Salzburg?

The fastest way from Nuremberg to Salzburg is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 56 min.

There are alternative travel options to Salzburg that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Salzburg by bus can take on average 4 h 30 min.

How far is it from Nuremberg to Salzburg?

The distance from Nuremberg to Salzburg is approximately 144 miles (233 km).

How many services a day are there from Nuremberg to Salzburg?

The average frequency per day from Nuremberg to Salzburg is:

  • 25 trains a day.

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

Where do I depart from Nuremberg? Where do I arrive in Salzburg?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Nuremberg to Salzburg:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Nuremberg, Opernhaus and arrive in Salzburg, Lastenstrasse.
  • Most travelers who book a train ticket from Nuremberg to Salzburg depart from Nürnberg Hbf to Salzburg Hbf.
Which travel operators can get me to Salzburg from Nuremberg?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Nuremberg to Salzburg:

  • You can travel by bus to Salzburg from Nuremberg with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Nuremberg to Salzburg tickets for $20 (€16) on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Nuremberg to Salzburg with Deutsche Bahn with connection. Cheap tickets can be found for $28 (€23) with Deutsche Bahn with connection from Nuremberg to Salzburg.
What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Nuremberg to Salzburg?
Looking to extend your trip from Nuremberg to Salzburg? Many Omio customers who go from Nuremberg to Salzburg usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Vienna, Munich or Prague. If you're looking to explore Vienna, Munich or Prague from Salzburg, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
When should I book a ticket from Nuremberg to Salzburg online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Nuremberg to Salzburg, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket costs $20 (€16) one way on average for this journey.
  • A train ticket for this journey costs on average $28 (€23) one way.

But we recommend booking Nuremberg 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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