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from Salzburg to Bolzano

You can get from Salzburg to Bolzano by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Salzburg to Bolzano on Sep 18 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

02:15PMSalzburg Hbf5h12 07:27PMBolzano Bozen
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$691One-way
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02:15PMSalzburg Hbf5h12 07:27PMBolzano Bozen
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$691One-way
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08:15AMSalzburg Hbf5h12 01:27PMBolzano Bozen
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$811One-way
12:56PMSalzburg Hbf4h31 05:27PMBolzano Bozen
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$891One-way
12:15PMSalzburg Hbf5h12 05:27PMBolzano Bozen
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$811One-way

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Fri
Sep 17
$83ÖBB
$64Flixbus
Sat
Sep 18
$69Deutsche Bahn with connection
$52Flixbus
Sun
Sep 19
$35Deutsche Bahn with connection
$45Flixbus
Mon
Sep 20
$35Deutsche Bahn with connection
$32Flixbus
Tue
Sep 21
$29Deutsche Bahn with connection
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Thu
Sep 23
$35Deutsche Bahn with connection
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Travel Information to Bolzano from Salzburg

distanceDistance120 miles (194 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$31 - $38
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $31 (€25) • 4 h 31 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $31 (€25) • 4 h 31 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or ÖBB | Euro City (EC)

Travel 120 miles (194 km) by bus or train from Salzburg to Bolzano. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 31 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $31 (€25). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or ÖBB | Euro City (EC) among others. Travelers can even take a direct train from Salzburg to Bolzano.

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

Travel from Salzburg, Austria to Bolzano, Italy is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Bolzano from Salzburg restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Bolzano, Italy from Salzburg?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Bolzano, Italy?

The government of Italy has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 9/15/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Salzburg to Bolzano closer to your planned date of departure here.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Austria from Bolzano, Italy?

The restriction level for your return to Salzburg, Austria from Italy is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Salzburg from Bolzano restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry 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

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Salzburg, Austria?

You should observe these safety measures in Austria 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 Austria was last checked on 9/15/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Salzburg from Bolzano closer to your date of departure here.

How do I get from Salzburg to Bolzano?

There are 2 ways that you can travel from Salzburg to Bolzano. You can take a bus or train.

How do I get from Salzburg to Bolzano the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Bolzano is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $31 (€25) compared to other travel options to Bolzano:

A train is generally $6 (€5) less than a bus for the same trip. Taking a bus costs on average $38 (€30) from Salzburg to Bolzano.

What is the fastest way to get from Salzburg to Bolzano?

The fastest way to get to Bolzano from Salzburg is by train with an average travel time of 4 h 31 min.

Other travel options to Bolzano can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 7 h 10 min.

How many miles from Salzburg to Bolzano would I travel?

Bolzano is approximately 120 miles (194 km) away from Salzburg.

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

The average frequency per day from Salzburg to Bolzano is:

  • 16 trains per day.

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

When traveling between Salzburg and Bolzano, where do I depart from Salzburg and where do I arrive in Bolzano?

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

  • Buses mostly depart from Salzburg, Lastenstrasse and arrive in Bolzano, Via Alto Adige.
  • Trains mostly depart from Salzburg Hbf and arrive in Bolzano-Bozen.
Who can get me from Salzburg to Bolzano?

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

  • You can travel by bus between Salzburg and Bolzano with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Salzburg to Bolzano tickets for $38 (€30) on Omio.
  • You can travel by train to Bolzano from Salzburg with ÖBB | Euro City (EC), and you can find ÖBB | Euro City (EC) Salzburg to Bolzano tickets for $31 (€25) on Omio.
Is it possible to travel directly from Salzburg to Bolzano?

Yes, there are direct routes from Salzburg to Bolzano with the following travel companies:

  • You can check for a direct train to Bolzano with with 16 direct trains per day.

Direct services to Bolzano 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 journey.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Salzburg and Bolzano ends?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Salzburg to Bolzano often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Rome, Milan or Munich. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Salzburg and Bolzano itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Bolzano and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I purchase tickets between Salzburg and Bolzano online for the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $38 (€30) one way for this route.
  • A train ticket for this route is costing $31 (€25) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Salzburg to Bolzano tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Salzburg
Bolzano
Salzburg
Amenities
Salzburg-W.A. Mozart
Amenities
Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the airport and what is the best way to get there?
Salzburg HBF is located in the city center. From here, Obus 2 runs to and from Salzburg Airport

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