How to travel from Paris to Salzburg

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Travel Information from Paris to Salzburg

distanceDistance495 miles (798 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$37 - $184
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $37 (€33) • 14 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $184 (€165) • 3 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Transavia Airlines or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Travel 495 miles (798 km) by bus, flight or train from Paris to Salzburg. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $37 (€33). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, Transavia Airlines or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Paris to Salzburg.

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FAQs

Travel from Paris, France to Salzburg, Austria is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Salzburg from Paris restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

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

  • 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: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 5/16/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Salzburg from Paris closer to your planned date of departure here.

The restriction level for your return to Paris, France from Austria is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Paris from Salzburg restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into France:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health declaration required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Paris, France?

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

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

This information about your return travel to France was last checked on 5/18/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Paris from Salzburg closer to your date of departure here.

There are 3 ways that you can travel between Paris and Salzburg. You can take a bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to travel from Paris to Salzburg is by taking a bus with an average price of $37 (€33).

This is compared to other travel options to Salzburg:

A bus is $147 (€132) less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Paris to Salzburg costing on average $184 (€165).

Taking a bus is about $78 (€70) less than taking a train, which costs on average $115 (€103) for this trip.

The quickest way to travel from Paris to Salzburg is by flight, which takes on average 3 h 15 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 14 h 10 min.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 7 h 47 min.

You should expect to travel around 495 miles (798 km) between Paris and Salzburg.

The average frequency per day from Paris to Salzburg is:

  • 1 train a day.

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

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) to Salzburg, PR Süd.
  • Most travelers board their plane from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport and arrive in Salzburg Airport.
  • Most travelers take a train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Salzburg Hbf.

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

  • Flixbus can get you to Salzburg by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Paris to Salzburg for $37 (€33) on Omio.
  • Travel with Transavia Airlines to go to Salzburg by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Transavia Airlines Paris to Salzburg tickets on Omio for $184 (€165).
  • Deutsche Bahn with connection can get you to Salzburg by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn with connection from Paris to Salzburg for $115 (€103) on Omio.
Omio customers who travel from Paris 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.

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

  • A bus ticket costs $37 (€33) one way on average for this journey.
  • A plane ticket is costing on average $184 (€165) one way for this journey.
  • A train ticket for this route is costing $115 (€103) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Paris 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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