How to travel from Salzburg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber

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Travel Information from Salzburg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber

distanceDistance169 miles (273 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$8 - $28
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $8 (€7) • 19 h 43 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $28 (€24) • 4 h 36 min
carriersPopular travel companiesDeutsche Bahn with connection

Travel 169 miles (273 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train from Salzburg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 36 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $8 (€7). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Salzburg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber.

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Travel between Salzburg, Austria and Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany is: Unrestricted.

Can travelers from Austria enter Germany?

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

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Rothenburg ob der Tauber from Salzburg?

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • There are no current restrictions

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Rothenburg ob der Tauber, 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 1/24/23. 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 between Salzburg and Rothenburg ob der Tauber.

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

Is my journey back to Salzburg from Rothenburg ob der Tauber restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Salzburg from Rothenburg ob der Tauber?

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 1/9/23. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Salzburg from Rothenburg ob der Tauber closer to your date of departure here.

There are 4 ways to get from Salzburg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $8 (€7) compared to other travel options to Rothenburg ob der Tauber:

Taking a bus is usually $1 (€1) less than taking a flight to Rothenburg ob der Tauber, which costs on average $8 (€7) for the same trip.

Taking a bus is about $20 (€17) less than taking a train, which costs on average $28 (€24) for this journey.

The fastest way from Salzburg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber is by train with an average journey time of 4 h 36 min.

There are alternative travel options to Rothenburg ob der Tauber that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 19 h 43 min.

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

Rothenburg ob der Tauber is approximately 169 miles (273 km) away from Salzburg.

The average frequency per day from Salzburg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber is:

  • 1 bus per day.
  • 15 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Salzburg and Rothenburg ob der Tauber as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Salzburg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber:

  • Buses mostly leave from Salzburg, Hbf Bahnsteig and tend to arrive in Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Bahnhof.
  • Trains mostly leave from Salzburg Hbf and tend to arrive in Rothenburg ob der Tauber.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Salzburg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber:

  • You can go to Rothenburg ob der Tauber from Salzburg by train with Deutsche Bahn with connection. You'll see cheap train tickets for $28 (€24) with Deutsche Bahn with connection from Salzburg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber on Omio.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Salzburg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Munich, Nuremberg or Frankfurt am Main. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Salzburg and Rothenburg ob der Tauber itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Rothenburg ob der Tauber and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • A bus ticket for this route is costing $8 (€7) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket for this route is costing $8 (€7) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this trip is costing $28 (€24) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Salzburg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber 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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