Salzburg Central Train Station info

Salzburg main train station (Hauptbahnhof in German) is another masterpiece in Salzburg, which is located very close to the city centre. The distance from Salzburg train station to the old town centre is approximately 2 km, to walk it may take 15 to 20 minutes.

The first opening of the Salzburg main station was in 1860.  This station was very important by the border connecting Austria and Germany. Salzburg main station has direct railway network connections to many other European cities like Prague, Budapest, Zurich, Munich, Frankfurt, Paris, Venice and many other European destinations with comfortable overnight sleeping carriages with private cabins on some night services, in addition to the first class and second class carriage system commonly found in European railways.

Salzburg main train station offers intercity express train services several times a day to Vienna, Innsbruck, Graz, Klagenfurt, Bregenz, Hallstatt, Zell am See and Schladming. Other services access many other cities, towns and villages from Salzburg train station in comfort.

Salzburg station suffered heavy bombing during World War II. Since World War II, the station has been redesigned, renovated and extended, giving a high quality spaciously built train station that adds charm to the Salzburg Mozart City.

The construction took a very long time to finish and was one of the most expensive projects in Salzburg, even in Austria. Of course quality costs money.

Salzburg main train station (Hauptbahnhof) offers a shopping centre with a selection of shops and supermarkets within the main building as well as outside in the two neighbouring Forum buildings. The Salzburg train station also offers luggage lockers which can be very useful.  Leave your luggage in lockers and stroll around in the old city centre of Salzburg.

Arriving in Salzburg train station whether you need a transfer service to your hotel in the city of Salzburg, its vicinity or other destinations too, if you require any taxi or limousine service please contact our team. We would be pleased to provide our services. The chauffeur would wait for you with your name board in Main Hall meeting area.

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