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$24Deutsche Bahn
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Dec 9
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Dec 10
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Travel Information from Salzburg to Munich

distanceDistance71 miles (115 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$16 - $22
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $16 (€13) • 2 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $22 (€18) • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesUnion Ivkoni International or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 71 miles (115 km) by bus or train from Salzburg to Munich. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $16 (€13). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Union Ivkoni International or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Salzburg to Munich.

How to get from Salzburg to Munich

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Salzburg to Munich, 95,90% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Salzburg to Munich and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs
Is international travel between Salzburg, Austria and Munich, Germany allowed?

Travel from Salzburg, Austria to Munich, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Munich 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 Munich, Germany from Salzburg?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Munich, Germany?

The government of Germany 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 12/1/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Salzburg to Munich closer to your planned date of departure here.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Salzburg, Austria from Munich, Germany?

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

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Austria from Germany?

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

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

Requirements for reentering 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 requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Austria?

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

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

The above information about your return travel to Salzburg, Austria was last verified on 12/1/21. 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 Salzburg from Munich.

What are the ways to get from Salzburg to Munich?

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

What is the cheapest way to travel to Munich from Salzburg?

The cheapest way to go to Munich from Salzburg is by taking a bus, which costs on average $16 (€13).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Munich:

Taking a bus is about $6 (€5) less than taking a train, which costs on average $22 (€18) for this journey.

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

The fastest way to get to Munich from Salzburg is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 30 min.

Other travel options to Munich can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 2 h 10 min   of travel time.

How far is Munich from Salzburg?

The Salzburg to Munich distance is around 71 miles (115 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Salzburg to Munich is:

  • 16 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Salzburg and Munich as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling between Salzburg and Munich, what are the departure and arrival points in Salzburg and Munich?

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

  • Buses from Salzburg to Munich most often leave from Salzburg, Lastenstrasse / Weiserhofstraße and arrive in München, ZOB.
  • Trains mostly depart from Salzburg Hbf and arrive in München Hbf.
Which travel companies can take me from Salzburg to Munich?

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

  • Travel with Union Ivkoni International for buses to Munich. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Union Ivkoni International Salzburg to Munich tickets on Omio for $16 (€13).
  • Deutsche Bahn can take you to Munich by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn from Salzburg to Munich for $22 (€18).
Is there a direct service from Salzburg to Munich?

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

  • You can travel directly by bus with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar.

Direct services to Munich 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.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Salzburg to Munich?
Many of our customers traveling from Salzburg to Munich don't make Munich their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Munich are Berlin, Prague or Paris, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Munich to any of these top destinations today!
When should I purchase a ticket from Salzburg to Munich online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Salzburg to Munich, 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 $16 (€13) one way on average for this journey.
  • A train ticket for this journey is costing $22 (€18) one way on average.

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