Salzburg to Karlsruhe by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Salzburg to Karlsruhe by train
Fast trains from Salzburg to Karlsruhe take around 4 hours and 42 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 367 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Salzburg and Karlsruhe.
1. Are there direct trains from Salzburg to Karlsruhe?
Journeys between Salzburg and Karlsruhe usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 28 departures on the route from Salzburg to Karlsruhe 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 31 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Salzburg to Karlsruhe?
The Salzburg to Karlsruhe train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 42 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Salzburg to Karlsruhe train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Karlsruhe 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 05:13, and the last at 23:08.
What's the Salzburg to Karlsruhe train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Salzburg to Karlsruhe are $22.98.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $34, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Salzburg to Karlsruhe 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 Karlsruhe by train.
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Which train companies operate between Salzburg and Karlsruhe?
More than one train company operates on the route from Salzburg to Karlsruhe, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Euro City
- Eurocity (EC)
- Go Ahead Verkehrsgesellschaft Deutschland Gmb H
- Inter City
- Inter City Express
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
- Railjet Express
- Railjet Xpress
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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