Munich to Salzburg Train

RailJet trains link Munich & Salzburg hourly in each direction, making it the fastest & most comfortable train option. Despite being less than 116 kilometers apart, Munich and Salzburg can be reached in just 1h 29min
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Train from Munich to Salzburg

116 km
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1 h 29 m

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Munich to Salzburg Railway Map

Without a doubt, traveling from Munich to Salzburg by train is the best way for those who are looking for an amazing and scenic journey through beautiful Austria. The modern Railjet trains offer three travel classes onboard so that everyone can find what they need at the perfect price!

Get ready for a real adventure, as you take the Railjet train from Munich to Salzburg. Relax in your comfy seats with panoramic views and Wi-Fi while watching how 1hrs 28 min fly by!​ Don't wait and ​get your train tickets now, so you can get a better seat and departure time.

Train Information for Munich to Salzburg

The following information about train stations will help you plan your journey smoothly from Munich to Salzburg

Munich Central Station
Bayerstraße 10A, 80335, Munich, Germany
Salzburg Hauptbahnhof
Südtiroler Pl. 7, 5020, Salzburg, Austri
Munich to Salzburg Railjet Train Coach Classes
In general, economy (2nd class) is enough for most travelers. First class might not be much more expensive than 2nd class, but you should see what prices you get because 1st class might not be much more expensive. In the 2nd class section, the seats are arranged 2+2 across the car width, mostly unidirectional with a couple of tables for 4 people, perfect for families. Refreshment trolleys can be found in most trains, or you can dine in the restaurant cars.
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In first class, leather seats are arranged as 2+1 across the car's width, rather than 2+2 in economy. Solo seats are available on one side of the aisle, while tables-for-2 are available on the other side. There is no food or drink included, but orders are placed at your seat and food is brought to you, so you do not need to visit the restaurant car.
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Business class is the most luxurious class. The Czech Railjets have just six luxurious leather cradle seats arranged 1+1 across the car width in a small area at one end. Several semi-compartments are available in the Austrian Railjets, which have 16 leather cradle seats. Food is not included, but stewards will take your orders from the restaurant car menu and deliver them to your seats.
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FAQ: What to Know About Munich - Salzburg Train

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Tips on the Munich to Salzburg Train Route
  • Train boarding
    Check-in is not required, just be on board when the doors close a minute before departure time.
  • Luggage
    There are no weights or measurements on luggage, so you can take it in with you and put it on any suitable rack near your seat.
  • Food & drink
    ÖBB Railjets have a restaurant car and 1st class customers can order food and drink directly from the restaurant car menu and pick them up at their seat. There is, of course, no restriction on you bringing food and drinks along, even a bottle of beer or wine.
  • Power sockets and WiFi
    In all classes of Railjets trains, WiFi and power sockets are available for free

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