The end-to-end journey will be faster if you set off from Salzburg in odd hours.
Because if you take the trains which leave in the odd hours, the connecting time between trains at Attnang-Puchhiem will only be around 13 mins.
The trains from Salzburg tend to be very punctual, so despite this comparatively tightly timed connection, it should still be a stress-free transfer.
1 x connection per hour.
Change trains in: Attnang-Puchhiem
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Final Destination: Flughafen Wien or Wien Hbf
Take care when boarding the train at Salzburg.
In most hours during the day there will be two Railjets heading off to Wien, but only the second train calls at Attnang-Puchheim.
Final Destination: Obertraun-Dachsteinhöhlen or Stainach-Irdning
The train service is arranged so that in even hours a REX train calls at Bad Ischl on route Stainach-Irdning, while in odd hours a local train departs for Obertraun-Dachsteinhöhlen.
The REX train is the faster of the two services as it skips some stations.
On Saturdays one of the REX trains is replaced by an IC train.
All Trains also call at: Gmunden where the tram line connects to the station to the piers which the Traunsee cruise boats depart from; Ebsensee
The beautiful lake, the Traunsee, can be seen on the left of the train when heading south to Bad Ischl.
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