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Travel Information from Salzburg to Rome

distanceDistance408 miles (658 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$7 - $103
fastestFastest modeTrain • $103 (€99) • 11 h 8 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or ÖBB | Nightjet

Travel 408 miles (658 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train to Rome from Salzburg. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or ÖBB | Nightjet among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Salzburg to Rome.

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International travel from Salzburg, Austria to Rome, Italy is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter Italy if coming from Austria?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Rome if traveling from Salzburg?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Rome, Italy due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Italy must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/26/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip between Salzburg and Rome.

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

Is my journey back to Salzburg from Rome restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Austria:

  • There are no current restrictions

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: Recommended

This information about your return travel to Austria was last checked on 9/12/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Salzburg from Rome closer to your date of departure here.

There are 4 ways to travel between Salzburg and Rome including taking a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to travel to Rome from Salzburg is by taking a flight with an average price of $7 (€7).

This is compared to other travel options to Rome:

Taking a flight is usually $50 (€48) less than taking a bus to Rome, which costs on average $57 (€55) for the same trip.

Taking a flight is usually $96 (€92) less than taking a train to Rome, which costs on average $103 (€99) for the same trip.

The fastest way from Salzburg to Rome is by train with an average journey time of 11 h 8 min.

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

In comparison, going by bus can take 14 h 50 min   on average.

In comparison, going by flight can take 0 h 0 min   on average.

Rome is approximately 408 miles (658 km) away from Salzburg.

The average frequency per day from Salzburg to Rome is:

  • 2 buses a day.
  • Around 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Salzburg and Rome as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry 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 Rome:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Salzburg, Hbf Bahnsteig and arrive in Rome, Termini.
  • Most travelers who book a plane ticket from Salzburg to Rome depart from Salzburg Airport to Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport.
  • Most travelers catch their train from Salzburg Hbf and arrive in Roma Termini.

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

  • Flixbus can take you to Rome by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Salzburg to Rome for $57 (€55).
  • ÖBB | Nightjet can get you to Rome by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with ÖBB | Nightjet from Salzburg to Rome for $103 (€99) on Omio.

Yes, there are direct services available from Salzburg to Rome with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct buses with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Rome as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Salzburg to Rome.

Omio customers who travel from Salzburg to Rome often also extend their vacation to go to Milan, Florence or Paris. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Rome and these popular destinations at a great price.

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

  • A bus ticket for this journey costs on average $57 (€55) one way.
  • A plane ticket for this route is costing $7 (€7) one way on average.
  • A train ticket costs $103 (€99) one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking Salzburg to Rome 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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