Schaffhausen to Salzburg by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 17m
  • Distance
    330 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    8hr 8m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Schaffhausen to Salzburg by train

Fast trains from Schaffhausen to Salzburg take around 5 hours and 17 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 330 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Schaffhausen and Salzburg.

1. Are there direct trains from Schaffhausen to Salzburg?

Journeys between Schaffhausen and Salzburg usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 7 departures on the route from Schaffhausen to Salzburg every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 9 departures.

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

The Schaffhausen to Salzburg train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 17 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Salzburg is usually scheduled to depart Schaffhausen around 06:43 and the last train is around 00:20. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Schaffhausen around 05:27, and the last at 22:46.

When to book Schaffhausen 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 Schaffhausen to Salzburg by train.

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Which train companies operate between Schaffhausen and Salzburg?

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

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Interregio-Express
  • Meridian
  • Railjet
  • Railjet Express
  • Regional-Express
  • RegionalExpress
  • Regionalbahn
  • S-Bahn
  • SBB

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

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