Travel Information

Plane, train, car or ride - there are lots of different ways to get to Saalbach. Here is all the essential information you need to plan your trip - please also see the Saalbach website for additional travel advice.



We’d love you to ride to the event! At this time there are no official rides planned to Global Bike Festival, so this would need to be unsupported. If you are planning to ride to the event, we’d appreciate it if you could let us know in advance by contacting us at



Salzburg and Munich are the main airports to use to get to Saalbach and Global Bike Festival will be running transfers to and from these airports - these can be purchased from the airport transfer page here. Arrival transfers will be available on Wednesday 15th and Thursday 16th June and Departure transfers will be available on Monday 20th June.

Salzburg Airport (SZG) - 90 km away
Munich Airport (MUC) - 220 km away

Innsbruck Airport (INN)-160 km away
Linz Airport (LNZ)- 220 km away
Klagenfurt Airport (KLU)- 250 km away

Before booking your transfer with us please be aware of the following timings and conditions: 

  • Transfers will be scheduled at regular intervals across the day but please be aware that you may need to wait at the airport for the next transfer time (we will endeavour to minimise wait times).
  • On arrival days the last transfer will depart the airport at 18:00
  • On departure days the earliest transfer will depart Saalbach at 06:00 - please allow enough time to get to the airport for your flight time (see estimated transfer driving times below)
  • If your flight time is outside of the transfer schedules please make other transfer arrangements. Private transfers can be arranged using Saalbach's preferred partner

MUNICH AIRPORT: The distance (one-way) is 217 km. The approximate driving time is 3,5 hours.
SALZBURG AIRPORT: The distance (one-way) IS 84 km. The approximate driving time is 1,5 hours.



There is no railway line heading to Saalbach or Hinterglemm. Visitors wanting to make their way on public transport will find that the easiest method is to make their way to Maishofen or Zell am See and then switch to the public bus services. It is also possible to get buses directly from Salzburg city centre.

For train timetables please visit the ÖBB website.



Saalbach is easily accessible be car - please visit the Saalbach website for route information.

There are numerous car hire options at Munich and Salzburg airport.