The impressive plateau of Hochkrimml (also known as Gerlosplatte) is the first gateway to the famous Zillertal Arena from Salzburg. The skiing area “Zillertal Arena” is the largest skiing area of the beautiful Zillertal valley and extends from the village Zell im Zillertal via Gerlos to Wald-Königsleiten and Krimml-Hochkrimml. In recent years the Hochkrimml ski resort has become a real secret spot among skiers. The slopes are ideal for families and beginners. Hochkrimml is your perfect ski resort for unforgettable winter holidays!
The ski resort Hochkrimml is located above the Krimmler community in the eastern part of the resort. The village itself is quieter than the neighboring Königsleiten. Mostly skiers and snowboarders choose to stay at Hochkrimml. Accommodations are relatively cheaper comparing to other ski resorts of “Zillertal Arena”. Besides, the village of Hochkrimml is a better starting position to reach the ski area. A wide selection of accommodation is available: cosy hotels, remote holiday homes, romantic huts, guesthouses, and farmhouses. In general, this is a pretty calm resort, although you will find something enjoyable in its bars and restaurants.
There are plenty of activities aside from skiing and boarding – tobogganing, cross country skiing, winter hiking, horse-drawn sleigh riding and many more. You will be impressed with fascinating Krimml Waterfalls – Europe’s largest waterfalls.
The ski resort Hochkrimml is a unique alpine world – a world for you!
If you’re flying to Hochkrimml, be sure to arrive via one of the closest airports:
While train services to Hochkrimml are available, we recommend you to organise a direct resort transfer from your chosen arrival airport. That is the easiest and convenient way to get to your ski resort! If you want to get there using public transport, the closest train station is 17,2km away and 23 minutes drive.
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 be sure that our customers don’t overpay. Whenever you choose to travel and whatever your final destination, Alps2Alps will get you there for the best possible price. However, we advise booking early to access the best possible deal. Also, keep up to date with Alps2Alps for the latest offers, deals, and discounts on Hochkrimml ski resort transfer services.
Transfer costs are calculated by 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 Hochkrimml. 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 Hochkrimml ski 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 Hochkrimml are of course dependant on snow conditions, though are currently listed as follows:
Hochkrimml usually opens mid-December and closes mid-April.
The resort of Krimml-Hochkrimml lies at an elevation of 1,050m, with a max vertical of 990m and its highest lift going as far as 2,040m.
Krimml-Hochkrimml is part of the biggest ski area in the Zillertal valley - “Zillertal Arena”. This amazing ski area offers 143 kilometres of slopes 11 km black, 89 km red and 43 km blue, 52 lifts and cable cars, and 320 ha of slopes with artificial snow. Huge “Zillertal Arena” is the place where skiers and snowboarders will find a variety of goods slopes for beginners and pros. You can finish an adventurous ski day, with a ride on the Arena Coaster (alpine roller coaster) or a trip down the 7 km Gerlosstein toboggan run.
Enjoy perfect slopes, modern lifts and marvellous cross country skiing tracks and hiking trails in the holiday region of Krimml-Hochkrimml!
Krimml-Hochkrimml offers marvelous skiing fun, particularly for families. Thanks to its 11 ski and snowboard schools, he area is known as Children’s Paradise. Kids ski school and Childcare directly in the skiing area. Also, the ski resort provides a fun park at Hochkrimml and the great "Märchenwiese" which is a paradise for kids. Krimml-Hochkrimml is the perfect destination for children and beginners!
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The community of Krimml is situated at the foot of the Gerlos Pass, in the heart of Hohe Tauern National Park Holiday Region as well as the Zillertal Arena. Krimml is famous as the home of the tallest waterfalls in Europe, dropping a total of 380m. The healing powers of Krimml Waterfalls have been known for over 200 years. A scientific study proves that being next to Krimml Waterfalls results in long-lasting functional, symptomatic and immunological improvements in asthma symptoms.
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The way we see it, airport transfers to Hochkrimml are about so much more than getting you to your final destination. Besides just getting there, 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 Hochkrimml 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. If you are ready, go ahead with your booking and we’ll meet you in the powder snow!