Travel tips

How to get to Salzburg

Salzburg in night
Written by Tomas

Salzburg is the fourth-largest city in Austria and the capital of the federal state of Salzburg. Salzburg’s “Old Town” (Altstadt) is internationally renowned for its baroque architecture and is one of the best-preserved city centers. It was listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1997.

There are three ways how you can get to Salzburg:

  • shuttle bus
  • bus
  • train

1. shuttle to Salzburg

Shuttle bus is fast and comfortable way of transportation between cities and it is provided by private companies such as Czechshuttle.

Advantages: fast, comfortable, pick up in front of your hotel and drop wherever you want, transform to sightseeing trip, group discounts
Disadvantages: higher price

With Czechshuttle you can go to Salzburg from this city:

2. bus to Salzburg

Bus everyone-know way of transportation and everyone knows how it looks like to travell by bus.

Advantages: lower price
Disadvantages: slow, need to get to station with all backpacks

3. train to Salzburg

Another tradicional public transportation option is train. Salzburg Hbf is large bus and train station located near to city center.

Advantages: comfortable
Disadvantages: extremely slow, need to get to station with all backpacks

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