Salzburg to Mainz by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 40m
  • Distance
    426 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 53m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Salzburg to Mainz by train

Fast trains from Salzburg to Mainz take around 5 hours and 40 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 426 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Salzburg and Mainz.

1. Are there direct trains from Salzburg to Mainz?

Direct trains from Salzburg to Mainz have been found.

We usually find at least one direct train on the route from Salzburg to Mainz every weekday.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

2. How long is the train journey from Salzburg to Mainz?

The Salzburg to Mainz train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 40 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Salzburg to Mainz train times and schedule?

On weekdays the only direct train to Mainz is usually scheduled to depart Salzburg around 06:42. At weekends the only direct train usually departs Salzburg around 12:00.

When to book Salzburg to Mainz 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 Mainz by train.

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Which train companies operate between Salzburg and Mainz?

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

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • InterCity

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

Mainz to Salzburg by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and 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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