Railjet high-speed train

Railjet high-speed train at train station Salzburg, Austria

Railjet is one of the most modern and luxurious trains operating in Europe. Railjets unparalleled services and facilities will ensure your travels through Austria (and beyond) are not only in comfort and style but also speedy! Travel from Vienna to Salzburg in under 2 hours 30 minutes and from Vienna to Budapest in only 3 hours. Railjet trains have three levels of service; economy (2nd class), 1st class and premium class. The exceptional facilities of all classes include ergonomic seats with plenty of legroom, laptop tables, power sockets at every seat and free WiFi. The Railjet restaurant offers snacks/lunch and also international specialties and seasonal dishes. There is even a cinema corner to keep the children entertained on the longer journeys. 1st class travel includes a welcome drink, and an extensive range of newspapers and magazines. Premium class includes a large selection of snacks, warm and cold beverages, armchair style seating and a selection of reading material. 

Railjet routes
How to make a reservation
Facilities and Services


Railjet high-speed train at train station Salzburg, Austria

Railjet high-speed train at train station Salzburg, Austria

Interior Railjet high-speed train, Austria

Interior Railjet high-speed train, Austria

Children playing in Railjet High-speed train, Austria

Children playing in Railjet High-speed train, Austria

Restaurant car in Railjet high-speed train in Austria

Restaurant car in Railjet high-speed train in Austria

Railjet high-speed train routes


RailJet trains run throughout Austria and international routes link major Austrian cities with Budapest (Hungary), Stuttgart, Mannheim, Frankfurt (Germany) and Zurich (Switzerland). Railjet travels from Budapest to Vienna in no more than 3 hour and can transport you from Munich via Austria to the heart of the Hungarian capital, Budapest in only 7 hours. 


Map with Railjet routes
Railjet trains operate on the following domestic and international routes
  • Vienna - Linz
  • Vienna - Salzburg
  • Vienna - Innsbruck
  • Vienna - Graz
  • Vienna - Klagenfurt
  • Vienna - Villach
  • Vienna - Budapest
  • Salzburg - Budapest
  • Salzburg - Zurich
  • Salzburg - Munich
  • Linz - Budapest
  • Innsbruck - Budapest
  • Munich - Budapest



Reservation on RailJet trains is possible but not mandatory for Eurail pass holders. We recommend doing so a peak times. Reservations can be made via the ÖBB call center up to 92 days in advance. When calling you will hear a menu in German. Select extension "1" for train information and bookings. Austria's ÖBB booking center has English speaking staff. The booking center can deliver your reservations to any country you prefer, without charging you booking costs. The delivery cost is €5. You can also pick up your reservations at large Austrian train stations. Just take your order number to a ticket office in the station. The 2nd class Eurail pass is valid in economy class and a 1st class pass is valid in first class. 1st class pass holders can travel in premium class for an additional fee of €25, which includes a reserved seat. You can make reservations in advance at larger stations, or on the train itself if there are seats available.

How to make a reservation


Phone: +43 5 1717 (ÖBB booking center).

Railjet reservations

Reservation : Optional

  • Economy: €3.50

  • 1st class: €3.50

  • Upgrade to premium class: €25

Facilities and services

  • Air conditioning

  • Bar

  • Children's play area

  • Cinema

  • Disabled facilities

  • Newspapers/magazines

  • Power sockets

  • Restaurant/bistro

  • Video screens

  • WiFi internet

Facilities may differ per train and route. All Railjet services offer powers sockets at all seats for mobiles and laptops and free WiFi. There are no bike carriages on Railjet trains. Railjet offers special equipment and facilities to passengers with limited mobility.

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