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Salzburg to Freiburg by train

  • First train
    05:15
  • Last train
    23:08
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 51m
  • Distance
    385 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    25
  • Avg. journey time
    7hr 23m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Salzburg to Freiburg by train

Fast trains from Salzburg to Freiburg take around 5 hours and 51 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 385 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Salzburg and Freiburg.

1. Are there direct trains from Salzburg to Freiburg?

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

We usually find around 25 departures on the route from Salzburg to Freiburg 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 23 departures.

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

The Salzburg to Freiburg train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 51 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Freiburg is usually scheduled to depart Salzburg around 05:15 and the last train is around 23:08. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Salzburg to Freiburg train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 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 Freiburg by train.

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Which train companies operate between Salzburg and Freiburg?

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

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

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

Freiburg to Salzburg by train

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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.