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From Munich Airport to Salzburg

Munich Airport is just a stone’s throw from Salzburg. Salzburg holidaymakers can get to Salzburg comfortably and conveniently in no more than three hours – in a car, by rail, with the Salzburger Mietwagen Service shuttle taxis or a Flixbus.

Quick and easy by train or by car

The close proximity of Munich to Salzburg means that Munich Airport is also a key step-off point for guests booking holidays in Salzburg. There are excellent rail connections from Munich Airport via Munich’s Ostbahnhof that take visitors to Salzburg in around two-and-a-half hours. Rail connections can be viewed at and at In a car, the approximately 180-kilometre drive takes around one hour and forty-five minutes. From the Walserberg border crossing to the Salzburg-Nord exit, no motorway toll sticker is required. You need a motorway vignette to use the motorway beyond that. This is available at the border.


Convenient Salzburger Mietwagen Service shuttle taxis

In around two-and-a-half hours the Salzburger Mietwagen Service shuttle taxis transport travellers straight from Munich Airport to their accommodation in Salzburg – then back again later. Guests are picked up and dropped off punctually at their airport terminals. The comfortable taxi-buses can seat up to 8 passengers, and single-person transfers can also be arranged on request. Bookings can be submitted up to 48 hours before the journey is due to commence. For more information – go to


Flixbus offers great value-for-money

Flixbus is a fast, simple and great money-saving way of getting from Munich Airport to Salzburg south. The approximately 3-hour journey flies by, as passengers enjoy the free WiFi service. For more details and precise schedule information - go to 

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