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Ceske Budejovice to Salzburg by train

  • First train
    06:00
  • Last train
    20:08
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 39m
  • Distance
    168 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    12
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 18m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Ceske Budejovice to Salzburg by train

Fast trains from Ceske Budejovice to Salzburg take around 3 hours and 39 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 168 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Ceske Budejovice and Salzburg.

1. Are there direct trains from Ceske Budejovice to Salzburg?

Journeys between Ceske Budejovice and Salzburg usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 13 departures on the route from Ceske Budejovice to Salzburg every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 12 departures.

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

The Ceske Budejovice to Salzburg train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 39 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Salzburg is usually scheduled to depart Ceske Budejovice around 06:00 and the last train is around 20:08. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Ceske Budejovice 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 Ceske Budejovice to Salzburg by train.

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Which train companies operate between Ceske Budejovice and Salzburg?

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

  • Eilzug
  • Express Zug
  • Express-Zug
  • Expresstrein/train Express
  • Inter City
  • InterCity
  • Intercités
  • Railjet
  • Railjet Express
  • Railjet Xpress
  • Regional train
  • Regionalzug
  • S Bahn
  • Schnellzug

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

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.