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from Salzburg to Bochum

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May 27
$27Deutsche Bahn
$68Eurowings Europe
May 28
$20Deutsche Bahn
$102Eurowings Europe
May 29
$70Deutsche Bahn with connection
$79Eurowings Europe
May 30
$20Deutsche Bahn
May 31
$40Deutsche Bahn with connection
$125Eurowings Europe
Jun 1
$40Deutsche Bahn with connection
$125Eurowings Europe
Jun 2
$20Deutsche Bahn

Travel Information from Salzburg to Bochum

distanceDistance363 miles (585 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$27 - $117
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $27 (€24) • 9 h 17 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $117 (€105) • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 363 miles (585 km) to Bochum from Salzburg. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 25 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $27 (€24). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Salzburg to Bochum.

Travel Tips: Travel from Salzburg to Bochum

Travel to Bochum easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Salzburg to Bochum.

What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Bochum, Germany from Salzburg, Austria?

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

Can travelers from Austria enter Germany?

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

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

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 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 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

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

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

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 5/24/22. 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 Bochum from Salzburg.

Are there restrictions on reentering Austria from Bochum, Germany due to the coronavirus pandemic?

The current restriction level for returning to Salzburg, Austria from Germany is: Fully open.

Am I allowed to reenter Salzburg, Austria from Bochum, Germany?

Reentering Austria is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Salzburg from Bochum?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Salzburg, Austria regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Austria must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 5/23/22. 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 Salzburg from Bochum here.

How do I travel from Salzburg to Bochum?

You can travel from Salzburg to Bochum 3 different ways: bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Salzburg to Bochum?

The cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Bochum is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $27 (€24) compared to other travel options to Bochum:

Taking a train is usually $25 (€22) less than taking a bus to Bochum, which costs on average $51 (€46) for the same trip.

A train is generally $90 (€81) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $117 (€105) from Salzburg to Bochum.

What is the quickest way to get from Salzburg to Bochum?

The fastest way from Salzburg to Bochum is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 25 min.

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

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 16 h 55 min.

In comparison, getting to Bochum by train can take on average 9 h 17 min.

What is the distance from Salzburg to Bochum?

The Salzburg to Bochum distance is around 363 miles (585 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Salzburg to Bochum is:

  • 10 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Salzburg and in Bochum?

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

  • Most travelers who purchase a bus ticket from Salzburg to Bochum depart from Salzburg, PR Süd to Bochum, Hbf.
  • Most travelers catch their train from Salzburg Hbf and arrive in Bochum Hbf.

Which travel operators can get me to Bochum from Salzburg?

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

  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Bochum. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Salzburg to Bochum tickets on Omio for $51 (€46).
  • Eurowings can take you to Bochum by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Eurowings from Salzburg to Bochum for $117 (€105).
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn with connection to go to Bochum by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn with connection Salzburg to Bochum tickets on Omio for $27 (€24).

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Salzburg to Bochum?

Your trip from Salzburg to Bochum doesn't have to end in Bochum. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Hamburg or Munich. If you’d like to add Berlin, Hamburg or Munich to your Salzburg to Bochum tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Bochum today!

How early should I book Salzburg to Bochum tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $51 (€46) one way for this journey.
  • A plane ticket for this journey is costing $117 (€105) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this journey costs on average $27 (€24) one way.

But we recommend booking Salzburg to Bochum 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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