Heidelberg to Salzburg by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Heidelberg to Salzburg by train
Fast trains from Heidelberg to Salzburg take around 4 hours and 42 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 367 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Heidelberg and Salzburg.
1. Are there direct trains from Heidelberg to Salzburg?
Direct trains from Heidelberg to Salzburg have been found.
We usually find around 10 direct trains on the route from Heidelberg to Salzburg every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 13 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Heidelberg to Salzburg?
The Heidelberg to Salzburg train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 42 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Heidelberg to Salzburg train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Salzburg is usually scheduled to depart Heidelberg around 08:44 and the last train is around 17:17.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Heidelberg around 08:44, and the last at 17:14.
What's the Heidelberg to Salzburg train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Heidelberg to Salzburg are $28.49.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $55 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $93. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Heidelberg to Salzburg train tickets?
Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 months in advance.
If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Heidelberg to Salzburg by train.
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Which train companies operate between Heidelberg and Salzburg?
More than one train company operates on the route from Heidelberg to Salzburg, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Euro City
- Eurocity (EC)
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Salzburg to Heidelberg by train