Salzburg to Trier by train

  • First train
    05:15
  • Last train
    23:08
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    7hr 28m
  • Distance
    516 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    13
  • Avg. journey time
    9hr 52m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Salzburg to Trier by train

Fast trains from Salzburg to Trier take around 7 hours and 28 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 516 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Salzburg and Trier.

1. Are there direct trains from Salzburg to Trier?

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

We usually find around 12 departures on the route from Salzburg to Trier 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 17 departures.

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

The Salzburg to Trier train travel time is normally about 7 hours and 28 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Trier is usually scheduled to depart Salzburg around 05:15 and the last train is around 23:08. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Salzburg around 06:15, and the last at 23:00.

When to book Salzburg to Trier 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 Trier by train.

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Which train companies operate between Salzburg and Trier?

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

  • Euro City
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Inter City
  • Inter City Express
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Meridian
  • Railjet
  • Railjet Express
  • Regional Express
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn
  • S-Bahn
  • TGV

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.