Booking an airport transfer from Salzburg to St.Anton with Alps2Alps removes all the stress of having to organise all transportation to and from the resort. If you’re planning your dream vacation to this amazing Austrian ski resort, make sure you can 100% rely on your airport transfer provider.
Here you will find all the necessary information you need to know about your journey from plane to the ski resort, and some important facts about why you can trust Alps2Alps transfers. Our services are safe, secure, reliable and comfortable.
On average, transfers from Salzburg to St.Anton will take around 3 hours 30 minutes though this may see significant changes depending on the time of your travel. St.Anton is one of the top five ski resorts in the Alps if travelling at high times; you can expect to encounter some crowd and waiting. Alps2Alps will always ensure that 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 St.Anton (275 km) will usually take you via routes A8 and A12. Through Christian-Doppler-Platz and Kasernenstraße merge onto the A1. Take A8 and A12 towards Arlbergstraße/B197 (Sankt Anton am Arlberg). From S16 turn to exit St.Anton. Take B197 route towards Postpl.
Always ask the driver about the best possible route. If there is bad weather or snow, simply add extra time for your transfer.
What to Do En-Route
You don’t have to go right to your and destination. Ask your driver for a short stop (up to 10 minutes) - if you wish to stop at any stage of the airport transfer to stretch your legs or have a cup of coffee, we will happily accommodate this.
There are many supermarkets on your way to St.Anton. You can buy some snacks for the journey if you will get hungry. When it comes to buying food and travel essentials, sometimes products bought on the way to St.Anton can be cheaper than those found in the resort stores. All shop visits should be pre-booked with Customer Support prior your arrival.
St.Anton is located in the Arlberg region in Austria, with a wonderful view of the surrounding mountains. You can enjoy magnificent landscapes during your way to the ski resort. Take your camera and start snapping!
Your journey from Salzburg to St.Anton will take you to a very high altitude. This can present its own potential complications.
Salzburg airport sits at 430m, while St.Anton sits at an altitude of 1300m. Some passengers can experience mild discomfort during the trip, such as nausea, headaches and dizziness which can be symptoms of the change in air pressure. Young children are especially at risk to feeling unwell.
When you combine such air pressure change with steep, serpentine roads, the journey sometimes can be difficult. If needed, ask your driver to lower the temperature in the vehicle to help you feel more comfortable.
When feeling particularly unwell, the incredible mountain views of St.Anton can act as great medicine for you.
This charming Alpine village is also one of Europe’s snowiest zones. St. Anton am Arlberg is part of the Arlberg ski area with access to 340 km of downhill skiing, with 248 individual pistes, served by 97 ski lifts. The appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Arlberg ski resorts of Lech, Zurs, St.Christoph am Arlberg and Stuben. St.Anton offers you sports activities for every taste and all ages: you can enjoy well-prepared slopes for all ability levels, 200 km of off-piste and challenging steep slopes, snowboard fun parks.
St.Anton is famous not only with the skiing itself but also for it's apres ski and has gained a reputation as one of the best party resort. The resort has lots of bars and clubs to party in after the slopes are closed.
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, plenty of ski lovers flock here in their droves. Make sure you book your ski transfer in advance to avoid any unnecessary stress and 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 Alps2Alps, our aim is to offer great value transfers to all resorts in the Alps. We like to take a transparent approach to price structure. We take a number of factors into consideration when calculating our quotes. These factors include:
The number of people travelling
The day and time you travel
Any discounts available
When we are 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.
If you want to lower your costs up to 60%, spend less time stuck in traffic and see your dream destination at a less frenetic time, we highly recommend travelling midweek. More discounts are available for the travelling off-season and off-peak.
Take the advantage of Alps2Alps ski & snowboard equipment storage. Ski Depot service makes it easy and convenient for you, you can just leave here your skies or snowboard after your ski holidays. That is not only ski storage itself, other ski services are also available here, such as – repair, edge tuning, wax etc. That is very simple – you will 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.
You can easily pre-book your airport transfer with Alps2Alps. All you need to do is to complete our online booking form. Or if you prefer you can contact us via e-mail or telephone.
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.