How to travel from Salzburg to Zagreb

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from Salzburg to Zagreb

How to get from Salzburg to Zagreb by train, bus or flight.

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The best way to travel from Salzburg to Zagreb is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

03:55AMZagreb, Autobusni Kolodvor
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03:55AMZagreb, Autobusni Kolodvor
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Salzburg Hbf
05:03PMZagreb Main Station
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08:47PMZagreb Main Station
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10:20PMZagreb Main Station
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08:05PMZagreb, Autobusni Kolodvor
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11:10AMZagreb, Autobusni Kolodvor
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Travel Information to Zagreb from Salzburg

distanceDistance194 miles (313 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, train or flight
priceTicket price range$29 - $27
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $27 (€23) • 6 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $110 (€95) • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus, Lufthansa Cityline (2) or ÖBB | Euro City (EC)

Take a bus, train or flight to travel 194 miles (313 km) to Zagreb from Salzburg. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are FlixBus, Lufthansa Cityline (2) or ÖBB | Euro City (EC) among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, ferry, flight or train from Salzburg to Zagreb.

How to get from Salzburg to Zagreb

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Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Salzburg to Zagreb, 78,05% 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 Zagreb 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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All travel companies: Train and Bus from Salzburg to Zagreb

FlixBus, ÖBB and ÖBB Nightjet will get you from Salzburg to Zagreb at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best travel times, prices and tickets for your 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.

    FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost travel companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance travel services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

      FAQs: Travel from Salzburg to Zagreb

      FAQs: Travel to Zagreb easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Salzburg to Zagreb.

      There are 3 travel options from Salzburg to Zagreb: bus, train or flight.

      The cheapest way to go to Zagreb from Salzburg is by taking a bus, which costs on average $27 (€23).

      This is compared to other ways of getting from Salzburg to Zagreb:

      Taking a bus costs () less than taking a ferry, which average ticket prices of ().

      A bus is $83 (€72) less than a flight with an average ticket price of $110 (€95) from Salzburg to Zagreb.

      Taking a bus costs $2 (€2) less than taking a train, which costs on average $29 (€25) for the same trip.

      The fastest way to get to Zagreb from Salzburg is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h.

      Other travel options to Zagreb take longer:

      Bus takes 6 h 20 min on average.

      Train takes on average 6 h 35 min.

      Zagreb is approximately 194 miles (313 km) away from Salzburg.

      The average frequency per day from Salzburg to Zagreb is:

      • 2 buses per day.

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

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Salzburg to Zagreb:

      • Most travelers who buy a bus ticket from Salzburg to Zagreb depart from Salzburg, Rainerstraße (Austria Trend Hotel Europa) to Zagreb, Bus Station.
      • Most travelers board their plane from Salzburg Airport and arrive in Zagreb Franjo Tuđman Airport.
      • Most travelers board their train from Salzburg Hbf and arrive in Zagreb Main Station.

      The following travel companies offer services from Salzburg to Zagreb:

      • FlixBus, Infobus or Ourbus can get you to Zagreb by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with FlixBus from Salzburg to Zagreb for $27 (€23) on Omio.
      • Travel with Lufthansa Cityline (2) to go to Zagreb by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Lufthansa Cityline (2) Salzburg to Zagreb tickets on Omio for $122 (€105).
      • Travel with ÖBB | Euro City (EC), ÖBB, EuroNight, ÖBB Nightjet or ÖBB | Railjet for trains to Zagreb. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for EuroNight Salzburg to Zagreb tickets on Omio for $29 (€25).

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

      • Direct buses with FlixBus with 2 direct buses per day.

      Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Zagreb 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 Zagreb.

      Many of our customers traveling from Salzburg to Zagreb don't make Zagreb their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Zagreb are Split, Ljubljana, Budapest, Vienna or Munich, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Zagreb to any of these top destinations today!
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