Winter holidays in the countryside of Salzburg

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Arrival & parking – ski region Zauchensee/Flachauwinkl

To the ski paradise in the province of Salzburg by car

The ski region Zauchensee/Flachauwinkl can be reach quickly and easily. Best thing about it, all ages, ski and snowboard beginners and experts alike find exactly the kind of slopes, deep-snow pistes and fun parks they’re looking for at Salzburger Sportwelt. Stop hesitating and head to Zauchensee!

To the ski paradise Zauchensee with your own car

Travelling by car via Flachauwinkl

Take the Tauern Autobahn A 10 to Flachauwinkl. The valley and service stations “Highport”, probably Austria’s most modern lift station, takes you directly to the lifts Highliner I + II and unlimited skiing fun.
The arrival via Flachauwinkl is only possible if the Highliner is opened (main season).

There’s sufficient free parking for cars and busses in Flachauwinkl.

Adress, going to Flachauwinkl/ Zauchensee:
Talstation Highliner Flachauwinkl
Flachauwinklstraße 215
A-5542 Flachau


Travelling by car via Altenmarkt
The ski paradise Zauchensee is only a two-hour drive from Munich and 45 minutes from the city of Salzburg. Take the motorway A 8 from Munich to Salzburg. Then change to the A 10 (Tauern Autobahn) until Knoten Ennstal. Pass Altenmarkt via the romantic, always perfectly snow-cleared Zauchenseestrasse and reach the World Cup-tested ski resort Zauchensee within 15 minutes. All roads are fully expanded, even though snow chains will be occasionally required in case of heavy snowfall.

Having arrived in Zauchensee you can either park your vehicle in the centrally located underground parking facility at Weltcuparena Zauchensee (parking space for 340 cars and 20 busses) or on one of the many parking sites directly at the ski lift stations. Underground parking for skiers is free of charge from 8 am to 10 pm, but don’t forget to have your ticket stamped at the main pay desk of the Weltcuparena before leaving. The escalator in front of the underground parking facility leads directly to the ski lifts. Our parking attendants gladly assist you in finding the right parking space.

Attention: Road taxes incur for using Austrian motorways! You can obtain the road tax disc at border-zone petrol stations and kiosks.

Adress, going to Zauchensee directly:
Talstation Weltcuparena Zauchensee
Zauchensee 28
A-5541 Altenmarkt im Pongau

Marvellous views in Flachau

To the ski holiday in the province of Salzburg by train

Choose Radstadt main station (5 km) or Bischofshofen main station (24 km) n as rail destinations for your winter holiday. Euro City (EC) and InterCity (IC) trains stop at both stations.

By train from Salzburg: eight times a day every two hours, approx. travel time 80 minutes. From Vienna: six times a day, approx. travel time four hours, change in Leoben heading to Radstadt.

From Southern Germany (Munich, Augsburg, Ulm, Stuttgart) every two hours to Radstadt, two EuroCity trains without changing! Direct connections from Frankfurt, Heidelberg, Saarbrücken. Trains from Cologne and Mainz go directly to Bischofshofen main station.

From Zurich one direct EuroCity connection to Radstadt a day.

Useful links and online ticket shop

•    Austrial Federal Railways travel portal
•    Deutsche Bahn

Arrange transfer from Radstadt or Bischofshofen main station with your host, use the taxi service or the Postbus!

Quickly to Zauchensee: travelling by plane

Best choose the international Airport W. A. Mozart in Salzburg or the Airport Franz Josef Strauß in Munich as your destination airport for your ski holiday in Zauchensee. Take a taxi, rental car, the train or bus from the airport to the ski region Zauchensee/Flauchauwinkl

Order your affordable and individual transfer from Airport Salzburg to Altenmarkt-Zauchensee with the following taxi businesses:

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