Salzburg to Frankfurt Airport by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:00
  • Last train
    23:08
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 20m

Travelling from Salzburg to Frankfurt Airport by train

Fast trains from Salzburg to Frankfurt Airport take around 5 hours and 20 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 411 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Salzburg and Frankfurt Airport.

Are there direct trains from Salzburg to Frankfurt Airport?

Journeys between Salzburg and Frankfurt Airport usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 29 departures on the route from Salzburg to Frankfurt Airport every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 24 departures.

How long is the train journey from Salzburg to Frankfurt Airport?

The Salzburg to Frankfurt Airport train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 20 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Salzburg to Frankfurt Airport train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Frankfurt Airport is usually scheduled to depart Salzburg around 04:00 and the last train is around 23:08. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Salzburg around 05:15, and the last at 23:08.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Salzburg to Frankfurt Airport 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 Salzburg to Frankfurt Airport by train.

Which train companies operate between Salzburg and Frankfurt Airport?

More than one train company operates on the route from Salzburg to Frankfurt Airport, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • ICE
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Meridian
  • Railjet

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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