Salzburg to Prague by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Salzburg to Prague by train
Fast trains from Salzburg to Prague take around 5 hours and 44 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 273 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Salzburg and Prague.
1. Are there direct trains from Salzburg to Prague?
Journeys between Salzburg and Prague usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 33 departures on the route from Salzburg to Prague 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 35 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Salzburg to Prague?
The Salzburg to Prague train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 44 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Salzburg to Prague train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Prague 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 05:12, and the last at 23:08.
What's the Salzburg to Prague train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Salzburg to Prague are $28.60.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $97 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $40. 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 Salzburg to Prague 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 Prague by train.
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Which train companies operate between Salzburg and Prague?
More than one train company operates on the route from Salzburg to Prague, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Eurocity (EC)
- Expresstrein/train Express
- Night train
- Railjet Express
- Railjet Xpress
- Regional Express
- S Bahn
- Sneltrein/train rapide
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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