Kals am Großglockner ski resort became famous in the early 1960s when it opened its first chairlift in 1961 and became the largest ski area in the East Tyrol. Later Kals am Großglockner ski area was connected to the neighboring ski resort of Matrei. Today the Großglockner Resort Kals-Matrei offers a great skiing and incredible panorama of over sixty 3,000 meter peaks. Situated in the beautiful region around Austria's highest mountain, the ski resort of Kals am Großglockner has something for every winter sports enthusiast!
Kals am Großglockner is located in Osttirol, in the East Tirol region of Austria. Großglockner is not only Austria's highest mountain that is also known as the king of mountains. Being the leading ski resort Kals am Großglockner is proud to offer the East Tyrol’s 1st heated chair lift. Thanks to its high altitude the Großglockner (3,798m) ski resort Kals am Großglockner is blessed with plenty of snow throughout the season.
The traditional village of Kals, in fact, is a whole valley with unparalleled views over the majestic mountains of the Hohe Tauern National Park. There is a 4-star Gradonna Mountain Resort is located directly at the Großglockner Resort Kals-Matrei and offers exclusive accommodation right beside the ski slopes. You must visit the famous Adlerlounge restaurant – its legendary view will be a great end of the day after busy skiing.
If you’re flying to Kals am Großglockner, be sure to arrive via one of the closest airports:
The closest train station to Kals am Großglockner is Lienz in Osttirol Bahnhof (32km, 32 minutes). Although Austria is known for its efficient rail network, we recommend you to order direct airport transfer to get to your ski destination. That is the most convenient, easiest and time-saving option.
These transfer times are approximate only. Weather and traffic conditions can significantly impact transfer times:
We carefully calculate all resort transfer services individually, to ensure that our customers never overpay. 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 Kals am Großglockner 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 Kals am Großglockner. 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. We can guarantee that you won’t find a better deal on your Kals am Großglockner 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 Kals am Großglockner are of course dependant on snow conditions, though are currently listed as follows:
Kals am Großglockner usually opens mid-December and closes mid-April.
The ski resort of Kals am Großglockner lies at an elevation of 1,325m, with a max vertical of 1,025m and its highest lift going as far as 2,350m. Kals am Großglockner has direct access to 13km of downhill skiing, served by a total of 9 ski lifts. Around 22% of the slopes serve the needs of beginners, 63% of the slopes are ideal for intermediates and the remaining 15% are far more challenging.
Big and impressive Großglockner Mountain offers not only the stunning view alone but the fantastic skiing opportunities in the area too. The wealth of diversity is one of the favorite things about Kals am Großglockner ski area. Whether you are a beginner or experienced skier or snowboarder – you will find there a difficulty level to suit your needs.
Kals am Großglockner ski resort is particularly popular with families. The resort has extensive terrain for beginners and children. Your kids will spend a wonderful time in the BOBO children’s area at the mountain station with a play park, conveyor lift and a separate area for children's ski school with the warm-up area.
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Kals am Großglockner is a large tourist center with a lot of interesting places to visit. Favorite places to visit include the church in Großdorf with a two-storeyed chapel and a Gothic spire. Also, you might want to add Defereggen Valley to your list of places. Find out more about places to visit in Kals am Großglockner at the following website:
The way we see it, airport transfers to Kals am Großglockner ski resort t 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.
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Be aware of all kinds of discounts and special offers that could make your trip to Kals am Großglockner 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 with your booking and we’ll see you in a mecca for winter sports enthusiasts.