Airport transfers from Salzburg to Kaprun Alps2Alps offers hassle-free airport transfers to your ski destination. If you’re planning a holidays in this fascinating Austrian ski resort, make sure you can 100% rely on your airport transfer provider. Find below everything you need to know about your journey from plane to powder, and some reasons why our clients trust Alps 2 Alps to deliver a reliable transfer service.
On average, transfers from Salzburg to Kaprun will take around 1 hour 30 minutes though this may see significant changes depending on the time of your travel. Kaprun is a popular ski destination, if travelling at high times, you can expect to encounter some crowd and waiting. We 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 shortest route from Salzburg to Kaprun is to go via Kasernenstraße to A1. Take the A10 and B311 towards Kaprunerstraße (Bruck an der Großglocknerstraße).Than take Salzachuferstraße in the direction of Schloßstraße (Kaprun).
Second option is to go via Logger Str in the direction of Innsbrucker Bundesstrasse/B1. Head on B21 and B178 B311 towards BruckerStr (Zell am See). Take Kaprunerstraße in the direction of Schloßstraße (Kaprun).
Third option is much more time consuming and longer, you can use it if other options are unavailable. Head for Logger Str. in the direction of Innsbrucker Bundesstrasse/B1. Head over B21, B178, B161 and B168 towards Kaprunerstraße (Piesendorf). Continue driving on Kaprunerstraße. Than take Landesstraße towards Schloßstraße (Kaprun).
Always ask the driver about the best possible route. If there is bad weather or snow, simply add extra time for your transfer.
You don’t have to go straight to your ski resort. If you wish to stop at any stage of the trip to stretch your legs or breathe a fresh air, we will happily accommodate this.
There are several supermarkets on your way to Kaprun. If you get hungry on your way to the resort, you can choose a few snacks for the journey. You may find products bought on the way to Kaprun are cheaper than those found in the resort itself. Maybe that is useful to get also your travel essentials before your arrival to your ski destination.
The town of Kaprun is located directly below the Kitzsteinhorn glacier. This fantastic location between the picturesque Zeller See and Kitzsteinhorn makes Kaprun the amazing holiday destination. Get your camera while you are on the way to the resort out and start snapping.
It’s important to remember that your journey from Salzburg to Kaprun will take you to a high altitude. This presents its own potential complications.
Salzburg airport sits at 430m, the main village of Kaprun is at 800m. Sometimes passengers can experience some discomfort, such as nausea, headaches and dizziness. That can be symptoms of the change in air pressure. Particularly young children are often those who are feeling unwell.
When you combine this air pressure change with steep, serpentine roads, the journey can be difficult for some people. If needed, ask your driver to lower the temperature in the vehicle to help you feel more comfortable.
It’s not the nicest feeling in the world when you are not feeling well, but the beautiful view can be the perfect medicine for you.
Kaprun shares a ski area with Zell am See and is part of the Europa Sport Region ski area.
Kaprun ski area has access to 130km of downhill skiing, 49 individual pistes, served by 25 ski lifts. Appropriate ski Lift pass will give you the access to ski or snowboard in the other Europa Sport Region ski resorts of Zell am See and Kitzsteinhorn. There is a regular ski bus between Kaprun and Kitzsteinhorn Glacier, which links the high altitude skiing on the Kitzsteinhorn Glacier where there are powder bowls.
Find out more about Kaprun ski resort here.
Salzburg Airport is 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, masses of skiers from all over Europe flock here in their droves. Make sure you book your ski transfer in advance 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.
Find out more about Salzburg Airport here.
At Alps 2 Alps, our main goal is to offer the amazing value transfers to all ski resorts in the Austrian Alps. We like to take a transparent approach to pricing structure. We take a number of factors into consideration when calculating our quotes. These factors include:
When calculating costs, 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 enjoy lower prices and spend less time stuck in traffic and will have more time for ski. For this reasons we strongly recommend travelling midweek. A midweek transfer can cut your costs by up to 60%.
More discounts are available for the travelling off-season and off-peak.
Ski Depot ski & snowboard equipment storage makes it easy for you, it is possible to leave your ski or snowboard at the care at Ski Depot after your ski holidays. That is not only a ski storage, also ski service is offered, such as – repair, edge tuning, wax etc. That is very convenient – you just give your ski or snowboard to the transfer driver and will receive them back on your next trip to the Alps, in any airport wherever Alps2Alps operates.
Booking your transfer is very easy, fast and totally 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.
Simply click our booking page to get a quote or make a booking within seconds.