Berchtesgaden to Salzburg by train

  • First train
    04:45
  • Last train
    22:10
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 4m
  • Distance
    21 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    48
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 19m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Berchtesgaden to Salzburg by train

Fast trains from Berchtesgaden to Salzburg take around 1 hour and 4 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 21 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Berchtesgaden and Salzburg.

1. Are there direct trains from Berchtesgaden to Salzburg?

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

We usually find around 47 departures on the route from Berchtesgaden 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 52 departures.

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

The Berchtesgaden to Salzburg train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 4 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Salzburg is usually scheduled to depart Berchtesgaden around 04:45 and the last train is around 22:10. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Berchtesgaden around 06:05, and the last at 22:10.

When to book Berchtesgaden 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 Berchtesgaden to Salzburg by train.

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Which train companies operate between Berchtesgaden and Salzburg?

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

  • Berchtesgadener Land Bahn
  • DPN
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Intercity
  • Meridian
  • Railjet
  • Regional-Express
  • RegionalExpress
  • Regionalbahn
  • S-Bahn

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

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