How to get from Salzburg to Munich by train, bus or flight.
The best way to travel from Salzburg to Munich is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||71 miles (115 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$12 - $15|
|Cheapest mode||Train • $12 (€10) • 1 h 45 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • $12 (€10) • 1 h 45 min|
|Popular travel companies||FlixBus or Deutsche Bahn|
Travel 71 miles (115 km) by bus or train to Munich from Salzburg. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $12 (€10). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are FlixBus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Salzburg to Munich.
You can travel by train or bus for as low as $12 (€10). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.
ÖBB Nightjet is an Austrian train company that offers overnight services across Europe. It has a range of train types, including the EuroNight, CityNightLine and Nightjet, which all offer comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. The EuroNight is the most luxurious option, with private compartments and a restaurant car. The CityNightLine is a more affordable option, with compartments and couchettes, while the Nightjet is the most basic option, with couchettes and reclining seats. Ticket types include Economy, Comfort and Business, with the latter offering the most luxurious experience. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power sockets, a restaurant car and a bar. The most popular routes for ÖBB Nightjet are from Vienna to Munich, Berlin, Zurich, Amsterdam, Prague and Budapest.
Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains to Munich from Salzburg. It offers a wide range of services, including high-speed InterCity Express (ICE) trains, regional trains, and night trains. ICE trains are the fastest and most comfortable way to travel, with speeds of up to 300 km/h. Regional trains are slower but offer more frequent stops and are ideal for shorter trips. Night trains are a great way to save time and money, with comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. Deutsche Bahn offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, day tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a variety of food and beverage options. The most popular routes for Deutsche Bahn are between major cities such as Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, and Frankfurt. Other popular routes include Cologne to Stuttgart, Berlin to Dresden, and Hamburg to Cologne.
There are 2 travel options from Salzburg to Munich: bus or train.
The cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Munich is by taking a train with average ticket prices of $12 (€10) compared to other travel options to Munich:
A train is $4 (€3) less than a bus with an average ticket price of $15 (€13) from Salzburg to Munich.
The fastest way from Salzburg to Munich is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 45 min.
There are alternative travel options to Munich that take longer:
Taking a bus requires on average 1 h 55 min of travel time.
You should expect to travel around 71 miles (115 km) between Salzburg and Munich.
The average frequency per day from Salzburg to Munich is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Salzburg to Munich as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Salzburg to Munich:
The following travel companies offer services from Salzburg to Munich:
Yes, there are direct services available from Salzburg to Munich with the following travel companies:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Munich as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Salzburg and Munich.
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