Booking an airport transfer from Salzburg to Ischgl - Alps2Alps offers reliable airport transfers, ensuring that your journey is comfortable and on-time. If you’re planning a holiday in this fantastic Austrian ski resort, make sure that you can actually rely on your airport transfer provider.
Here you will find everything you need to know about your journey from plane to powder snow, and some important facts why our clients trust Alps2Alps to deliver a secure & friendly airport transfer service.
On average, transfers from Salzburg to Ischgl will take around 3,5 - 4 hours through this may see significant changes depending on seasonal traffic and road conditions. Ischgl is one of the most popular winter destinations in Austria, if travelling at peak times, you can expect to encounter some crowd and waiting. Alps2Alps will always do whatever possible to ensure you are comfortable for the duration of your transfer. We highly recommend travelling midweek to cut down on your journey time and guarantee more time on the slopes.
The direct route from Salzburg to Ischgl (278km, 3 hours 6 minutes) will take you via route A8. First, take the B1 and merge onto the A8 (Bad Reichenhall, Deutschland). Keep moving on the A8. Take A12 towards Tiroler Str./B171 (Gemeinde Pians, Österreich). Take S16 up to exit Pians/Paznaun/Ischgl. Continue on Silvretta road B188 (Tirol). Continue on the main Silvretta road (B188) for about 20 km towards Ischgl.
Always ask the driver about the best possible route. If there is bad weather or snow, you should add extra time for your transfer.
You don’t have to go right to your destination. Ask your driver for a short stop (up to 10 minutes) - if you want to go out and stretch your legs. We will happily accommodate this.
There are many supermarkets on your way to Ischgl. If you are hungry on your way to the resort, you can find there some snacks for the journey. Sometimes products bought on the way to ski resort can be much cheaper comparing to those found in the resort stores. Please note that all shop visits should be pre-booked with Customer Support prior your arrival.
Ischgl is nestled right on the border between Austria and Switzerland. You can enjoy beautiful views of the mountain village with picturesque Tyrolean Alps in the background during your transfer. Get your camera out and start snapping.
Ischgl ski resort is located on the Austrian side, but it offers you the unique possibility to ski in both countries. The ski season opens with a rock concert in November and closes with the world-famous Top of the Mountain concert in May.
It’s important to remember that your journey from Salzburg to Ischgl will take you to a very high altitude. This can cause potential complications.
Salzburg airport sits at 430m, the main village of Ischgl is at 2300m. This journey can present passengers with some mild discomfort during the trip, such as nausea, headaches and dizziness can be symptoms of the change in air pressure. Young children are especially prone to feeling unwell.
When you combine this air pressure change with steep, serpentine roads, the journey can become difficult for some. Please, ask your driver to lower the temperature in the vehicle to help you feel more comfortable.
When feeling particularly unwell, the beautiful mountain scenery can be the perfect medicine for you.
Ischgl was once a farming village, now that is one of Austria's largest ski areas and one of the most beautiful ski resorts in Europe. A village with 1,500 inhabitants, Ischgl is a ski resort clustered around the church and the two main lift stations. The ski season in Ischgl is the longest you’ll find in Europe: high altitude of the resort means that the resort is snow-assured from the end of November until the start of May. The resort offers 238 km of slopes with gondolas, cable cars and chair lifts, Snow Park and a lot of free time activities - snowboarding, skating, tobogganing, curling.
Ischgl is part of the Silvretta ski area with 480km of downhill skiing, 145 individual pistes, served by 101 ski lifts. The appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski in the other Silvretta ski resorts of Galtur, Kappl and Samnaun. Ischgl is crossing the border to be directly linked with Samnaun.
The multi award-winning The Silvretta Arena holds open-air concerts with global stars right in the middle of the ski area.
Salzburg Airport is also called "International Mozart Airport Salzburg". Sitting approximately 8km from the city centre, Salzburg Airport is the second-biggest airport in Austria . Ski season is the busiest time of the year here; lots of skiers from all over Europe flock here in their droves. Make sure to pre-book your ski transfer to avoid any unnecessary waiting.
Flying with your own skis? Find out how much the airlines flying into Salzburg airport will charge you.
If you’re looking for information about your flight to Salzburg Airport, find it here.
At Alps 2 Alps, our main goal is to offer each and every one of our customers the amazing value transfers to all ski resorts in the Austrian Alps. We like to take a transparent approach to price structure. A number of factors should be taken into consideration when calculating our quotes. These factors include:
The number of people travelling
The day and time you travel
Any discounts available
When calculating fares, we start with our standard price and then reduce this based on the factors mentioned above. This dynamic approach means we only ever decrease our prices – never increase them.
Pricing is also affected by vehicle availability, transfer schedule, vehicle utilisation and additional costs such as road tolls and parking charges.
By travelling midweek you'll lower your costs up to 60%, spend less time stuck in traffic and see your dream ski destination at a less frenetic time. We strongly recommend that you travel in the middle of the week.
Travelling during the off-peak season can mean also cheaper flights and cheaper hotels. Take a look at more discounts available for the travelling off-season and off-peak.
Proper ski and snowboard storage will make your equipment last and perform longer. Alps2Alps Ski Depot service makes it easy and convenient for you: simply leave here your ski or snowboard after your ski holidays. Other ski services are also available, such as ski tuning & repair, snowboard base damage, wax etc. You just need to give your ski or snowboard to the transfer driver. The equipment will be dried and maintained for your next powder holidays! You can receive it back on your next trip to the Alps, in any airport wherever Alps2Alps operates.
Book your airport transfer now! That is very fast, easy and completely stress-free! The simplest way to do so is online, but you can also email or phone us if you prefer.
Booking online takes less than 5 minutes and we’ll guarantee your booking immediately. If your chosen service or destination isn’t available, don’t hesitate to contact us and we’ll do everything we can to assist you.