Arriving at Salzburg
Travel and Public Transport
Austrian writer Hugo von Hofmannsthal once called Salzburg the heart of the heart of Europe. Centrally located in mainland Europe, Salzburg is easily accessible by air, train or car – Salzburg lies at the heart of Austria and is always easy to reach.
Once you have arrived in this enchanting convention city, you will find that everything you need is within easy reach you need walking: Salzburg Congress is situated right in the centre of the city of Mozart, you will find shopping, entertainment and world class hotels right on your doorstep.
Arriving by Air
Salzburg’s W. A. Mozart Airport is located only four kilometers from the city center, a fifteen minute journey by taxi or bus. Used by many international airlines and low-cost carriers, Salzburg is directly accessible from cities such as Berlin, Düsseldorf, Hannover, Hamburg, Cologne/Bonn, Frankfurt, Leipzig-Halle, Amsterdam, Vienna, Paris, London, Manchester, Stockholm, and Zurich.
As well as its own airport, Salzburg is also connected to Munich Airport by shuttle bus.
Arriving by Train
Salzburg Train Station is a 5 minutes' walk from Salzburg Congress. Being close to the German border means that, Salzburg has outstanding Eurocity, Intercity and ICE connections to cities across Europe. You can also catch a local or suburban train to Salzburg from most towns in the region,
Please note: Renovation works at Salzburg main station will continue through to 2014. Please be aware of on-going changes to schedules.
Car and Public Transport
Salzburg is at the centre of the European highway network: the A1 Vienna-Salzburg, the A8 Munich–Salzburg and the A10 Villach–Salzburg all converge in Salzburg. Please remember to purchase a toll sticker if you are driving to Salzburg.
From nearby Salzburg Train Station, you can catch a local train or suburban train to most towns in the region, or a trolley or regional bus to more local destinations.
You have questions about the best way to travel to Salzburg? Get in touch with our Congress team – they will be delighted to help.