Skiing in the Hintertux glacier ski area is usually possible throughout the year. This fact makes Hintertux a truly unique place – there are not many ski resorts in the world which are open for skiing 365 days of the year. Hintertux is a quiet village with magnificent views, glacier excursions and excellent snow conditions. The stunning Hintertux glacier ski area constitutes of the two glaciers - Gefrorene-Wand-Keeses and Riepenkeeses nestled in the background of the Tuxertal, a tributary valley of the Zillertal. Both glaciers are easily accessed with modern lifts or skyrides.
The Hintertux Glacier ski resort is located in the Zillertaler Alps above Hintertux, Tirol, Austria. Hintertux is a brilliant base to start the discovery of the famous Zillertal Valley. That is nestled in the middle of Tuxertal and a half an hour drive from Mayrhofen.
Like all other glacier areas, Hintertux ski resort is rather small compared to ordinary ski resorts. The village benefits from its location – that is just a short bus ride away from the main interlinked skiing between Lanersbach and Mayrhofen, with the area lift pass covering all the Mayrhofen and Hintertux connections. Hintertux offers a wide range of hotels and apartments, shops, bars, cafes and different sports activities such as cross-country skiing, mountain climbing, snowshoeing and downhill skiing. Besides, there is always snow and fantastic landscape – winter is really fun in Hintertux Glacier ski resort!
If you’re flying to Hintertux, be sure to arrive via one of the closest airports:
The closest train station to Hintertux is Mayrhofen. From there you can take a local bus service which offers hourly connections from Mayrhofen rail station to Hintertux. We recommend you to order direct airport transfer to get to your chosen destination. That is the fastest, comfortable and convenient option.
These transfer times are approximate only. Weather and traffic conditions can significantly impact transfer times:
We always carefully calculate all resort transfer services individually, to ensure that our customers always get the best offer. Whenever you choose to travel and whatever your final destination, Alps2Alps will get you there for the lowest possible price. However, we advise booking early to access the best possible deal. In addition, keep up to date with Alps2Alps for the latest offers, deals and discounts on Hintertux resort transfer services.
Transfer costs are calculated in accordance with the following factors:
All of the above will only ever result in our base-rate for ski transfers going down – we never over-inflate our prices at any time or for any reason. We also offer substantial discounts for off-peak, off-season and midweek transfers to Hintertux. If looking for the best possible deals, travelling outside peak season or midweek typically results in the biggest savings. We offer midweek (Monday to Friday) prices with up to 60% discount than weekend prices.
Your transfer quote will also depend on vehicle availability, transfer schedule, vehicle utilisation and other costs like road tolls and airport parking charges. In all instances, we work hard to keep our prices low and are relentlessly committed to total value for money. Which is why we guarantee you won’t find a better deal on your Hintertux resort transfers, whatever your needs.
To discuss any specific requirements or plans to travel as part of a larger group, please get in touch directly so we can discuss your needs.
Seasonal opening dates at Hintertux are of course dependant on snow conditions, though are currently listed as follows:
The resort of Hintertux lies at an elevation of 1,500m, with a max vertical of 1,950m and its highest lift going as far as 3,250m. The skiing at Hintertux is split up into three main areas. Access to two of them is via the second stage of the Gletscherbus or the smaller Fernerhaus gondola. Around 40% of the slopes are ideal for beginners, 50% serve the needs of intermediates and the remaining 10% are far more challenging.
Hintertux Glacier ski resort is part of the Tux-Finkenberg ski area with access to 227km of downhill skiing, with 24 marked pistes, served by a total of 59 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Hintertux itself the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Tux - Finkenberg ski resort of Finkenberg.
The Hintertux Glacier is a family-friendly ski resort. Hintertux can offer your children fantastic adventures at Betterpark Hintertux and Funslope Hintertux. The Kidsslope Hintertux offers a lot to discover for the youngest ones - two big tunnels built out of snow, divided by another banked curve. A lot of interesting activities can guarantee a magical winter time in the ideal place for family holidays!
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Hintertux is a unique place with a lot of things to discover. No doubts, that you will be impressed with Nature’s Ice Palace - a natural gem which is an ideal year-round excursion destination for the whole family. There is also the Spannagel Cave - Europe’s highest altitude public-accessible cave. Find out more information at the following website:
From our point of view, Hintertux ski resort transfers are about so much more than getting you to your final destination. After all, you also want to arrive comfortable, refreshed and ideally on time. Not all resort transfer services can promise this – Alps2Alps guarantees a higher-level service for every passenger.
Travel with us to Hintertux and we’ll provide you with the following guarantees:
Be aware of all kinds of deals, discounts and special offers that could make your trip even more affordable. If looking to secure your seats for the best possible price, booking as early as possible is advisable.
If you can’t find exactly what you’re looking for, please get in touch with the Alps2Alps customer service team today. Otherwise, go ahead and book your ideal skiing holiday in Hintertux!