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Airports in Salzburg

WA Mozart Salzburg International Airport (SZG)

Overview

Salzburg WA Mozart International Airport is one of the most pleasant airports in the world. It is Austria's second largest airports and is conveniently close to the Ski Amadé region.

Salzburg International Airport is well-connected to other airports across Europe and many budget carriers offer flights to Salzburg. The relaxing Visitors Terrace is a great place for passengers to spend any extra time at the airport as it's an open-air deck with great views of the runways.

Location

The airport is located 3 miles (about 5km) southwest of the city.

Getting to the city

You can make use of public bus lines 2, 8 and 27 to get from Salzburg Airport to the downtown area. Tickets can be purchased from the conductor, and cost €2.10 for adults and €1.10 for children. Bus line #2 goes between Hauptbahnhof railway station and the airport every 10-20 minutes, and takes about 20 minutes to complete the journey. Bus line #27 departs the airport every 15-20 minutes, and serves Hauptbahnhof via Wals/Viehhausen (journey time is approximately 40 minutes). Bus line #8 operates from Monday to Saturday only, departing every 10 minutes from the airport via Salzburg city centre (15 minutes), and terminating at the park and ride Alpensiedlung.

Time

Local time is GMT +1 (GMT +2 between April and October).

Contacts

Tel: +43 662 85800

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Salzburg Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.

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