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Bus Vienna to Salzburg: Trip Overview

Daily Buses
1:45 am - 11:45 pm
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures
Average Ticket Price
Average Bus Trip Duration

Vienna to Salzburg Buses

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Bus service from Vienna to Salzburg will be provided by the most trusted bus companies.

Whether it is cheap bus tickets or more luxurious buses going to Salzburg from Vienna, we help you find what you're looking for based on how much of a budget you have.

Bus Companies

Vienna to Salzburg buses are provided by FlixBus, Karat-S, FlixTrain and Nomago.

Stations & Stops

For a bus leaving from Vienna, the trip starts at Erdberg, Stadion Center, Flughafen / Airport (VIE), Hbf, VIE Airport, Airport (VIE), Belvedere, Hütteldorf, Karlsplatz or Matzleinsdorferplatz.

In Salzburg, your bus travel ends at P+R Süd, Flughafen / Airport (SZG), Hbf, Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria, Süd - Alpenstraße or SZG Airport.

Information on this bus route

Daily Buses14
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures1:45 am - 11:45 pm
Minimum Price$30
Average Ticket Price$55
Minimum Trip Duration
Average Bus Trip Duration
Bus companies on this routeFlixBus, Karat-S, FlixBus, Nomago

Vienna to Salzburg Route Map

Vienna to Salzburg Route Map

Frequently asked questions on the trip Vienna - Salzburg

How much does a bus ticket from Vienna to Salzburg cost?

The cheapest average bus price from Vienna to Salzburg is $55. The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Vienna to Salzburg is to book your tickets as early as possible. Prices tend to rise as your travel date approaches, so book in advance to secure the best prices!

How long is the bus ride from Vienna to Salzburg?

The average travel time between Vienna and Salzburg is around 3h 6m, although the fastest bus will take about 2h 17m.This is the time it takes to travel the 253 km that separates the two cities.

How many daily bus connections are there between Vienna and Salzburg?

The number of buses from Vienna to Salzburg can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there are 14 on this route. Some buses run direct routes, while others have layovers. Simplify your bus trip from Vienna to Salzburg by comparing and selecting the bus that fits you travel style and budget on Busbud.

Which bus companies travel from Vienna to Salzburg?

When taking the bus from Vienna to Salzburg, you can travel comfortably and safely with FlixBus, Karat-S, FlixTrain.

What are the departure and arrival stations when taking the bus from Vienna to Salzburg?

Buses travelling between Vienna and Salzburg leave from Erdberg or Stadion Center and arrive at P+R Süd, Flughafen / Airport (SZG), Hbf.

About Bus Travel

Bus Travel Tips

Make friends with the driver. They usually know a lot about your destination and may even recommend which side of the bus to sit on to get the best views on the road between Vienna and Salzburg!

Much more than a mere vehicle taking you from Vienna to Salzburg, riding the bus will expose you to some of the most stunning panoramas while enroute to your final bus stop.

Buses are energy-efficient. Carrying a passenger over 100 kms by coach only takes 0.6-0.9 liters of gas. Compare that to the 2.6 liters required by high-speed train, 6.6 liters by airplane and 7.6 liters by gas-powered car, and it's clear that the bus is a more environmentally-conscious option for your bus transportation from Vienna to Salzburg.

Make a music playlist for your bus ride from Vienna to Salzburg, and enjoy the scenery to tunes from your own personal soundtrack.

Did you know?

It takes 27 hours to go by bus from Lima to Cusco, one of the craziest bus trips on the world. This route is used daily by locals and backpackers.

The average number of passengers on a coach bus is 32 meaning that a bus could replace a minimum of at least 30 cars!

Did you know some bus companies in Germany offer to their passenger low-costs snacks and regional beer based on their destination? Prosit!

Will you be returning to Vienna by bus?

If you are looking for the return bus journey, check out buses from Salzburg to Vienna.

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