Salzburg airport (SZG)

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Salzburg Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Airport, opened on August 16, 1926, is one of the busiest in the country and operates with the main destinations in Europe, Egypt and Israel.

Official Website: salzburg-airport.com
Number of Terminals - 2 - Terminals 1 and 2, open from 6:00 am to 11:00 pm and connected through a pedestrian walkway.
Annual passenger traffic: 1.9 million passengers went through it in 2017.
Tel: +43 6628 5800. E-mail: [email protected] There is an information desk in the Arrivals Hall (Tel +43 662 8580 7911).

Location

The airport is located 4 km (2.5 miles) southwest from the city of Salzburg and 2 km (1.2 miles) from the German border.

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Offices are located on the ground floor of the multi-storey parking lot.

Avis (Tel +43 662 877 278 - Monday to Saturday from 8:00 am to 10:30 pm, Sundays from 8:45 am to 10:30 pm)
Buchbinder/Megadrive (Tel +43 662 8580 9201 - Mondays through Fridays from 7:30 am to 7:00 pm, weekends from 8:00 am to 8:30 pm)
Europcar (Tel +43 1866 1650 - weekdays from 7:30 am to 7:00 pm, Saturdays from 8:00 am to 7:00 pm, Sundays from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm)
Hertz (Tel +43 662 852 086 - Mondays through Fridays from 7:30 am to 10:00 pm, Saturdays and Sundays from 9:00 am to 10:00 pm)
Sixt (Tel +43 810 977 424 / 150 526 4004 - weekdays from 7:30 am to 9:00 pm, Saturdays and Sundays from 8:00 am to 8:30 pm)

 

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The airport has a bank (Monday to Saturday from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm, Sunday from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm), ATMs, conference rooms and Wi-Fi access free of charge. The Business Lounge, in the Departures Hall of Terminal 1, near gate 9, opens from 5:00 am to 9:00 pm (until 7:00 pm on Saturdays) and provides computers, TV, Wi-Fi, drinks, food, newspapers and magazines (access: with Priority Pass, Lounge Club or Diners Club membership, or by paying at the door - €36.00).

Food and Drinks- Restaurants, bakeries, coffee shops and bars in Terminal 1. In Terminal 2 there is a fast-food outlet.
Shopping- Duty-free store in the Departures area. In the Arrivals Hall there are shops selling gifts, accessories, press, books, tobacco, electronics.
Baggage- Free trolleys in the car parks. Left luggage service and lost and found office in the Arrivals area of Terminal 1, from 9:00 am to 5:30 pm (Tel +43 662 858 0259; e-mail: [email protected]).
Other Services- Medical services center, baby care rooms, children's playgrounds, smoking lounge, travel agency.

 

Bus - OBUS (Tel +43 800 660 660) operates several services from the airport to Salzburg and other locations. Line 2 travels to the main railway station every 10-20 minutes from 6:00 am to 11:45 pm, with a journey time of 23 min. It also stops at Hans Schmid Platz, Aiglhof, Kongresshaus, Mirabellplatz and Volksschule Gnigl. Line 10 leaves every 10 min. from 6:00 am to 1:00 am for Pressezentrum, Hanusch Platz, Rathaus, Volksgarten, Gnigl S-Bahn and Sam Lankessiedlung, via the city centre (15 min. travel). Tickets have a cost of €2.50.
Line 180 from Postbus (Tel +43 51717) runs to Salzburg central station, Wals, Grossgmain and Bad Reichenhall, while route 260 heads to downtown Salzburg, Bad Reichenhall, Unken, Lofer, St. Martin, Weissbach, Saalfelden, Maishofen and Zell am See.
From Salzburg central station depart numerous buses to different locations in the region, such as St. Johann, Kitzbühel, Berchtesgaden, Reit im Winkl, Ruhpolding and Inzell.
In addition, there are several operators that provide shared transfers to several locations and ski resorts: Holiday Shuttle (Tel +43 664 305 8932), Four Seasons Travel (Tel +43 512 584 157), SMS Airport Transfer (Tel +43 662 8161), Low Cost Shuttle (Tel +43 6432 6622), Ski Transfer Salzburg (Tel +43 664 798 0030), Schwaiger Shuttle (Tel +43 8652 2525), Your Airport Transfer (Tel +43 650 811 1815), MyDriver Airport Transfer (Tel +43 1267 5973), Individualtours (Tel +43 664 160 7353).

Train - Salzburg central station is found 15-20 minutes away from the airport on bus. Trains to many tourist destinations depart from there, such as Zell am See, St. Johann, Altenmarkt, Radstadt, Bad Gastein, Kitzbühel and Schladming. More information: Tel +43 51717.

Taxi - Travel time to the city centre is 15-20 minutes and ranks are located in front of the terminals. Some operators are: Taxi Huber (Tel +43 6457 2402), Gasteintaxi (Tel +43 6434 6633), Taxi Jäger (Tel +43 6453 8273), Andi's Taxi (Tel +43 535 666 222), Taxi Habersatter (Tel +43 6452 7788), Taxi 4 You (Tel +43 664 334 4888), Taxi Flachau (Tel +43 6457 2900), Taxi Salzburg (Tel +43 664 869 3288).

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Some accommodations near the enclosure and in the city centre offer courtesy transfers for their guests.

Airporthotel Salzburg (0.2 km/0.1 miles)
Hotel Salzburg (0.4 km/0.2 miles)
Hotel Himmelreich (0.5 km/0.3 miles)
Austria Trend Hotel Salzburg West (0.5 km/0.3 miles)
Star Inn Hotel Salzburg Airport-Messe, by Comfort (0.8 km/0.5 miles)

 

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There are several parking options. The first 20 minutes of stay are free. More information: Tel +43 662 8580 7909 / 7911. Fees

P1, P2 - Short-term parking opposite the terminals.
P3, P7 - Outdoor areas for long stays, 5 minutes away from the main building.
P4 Garage - Multi-storey facility with covered spaces and charging stations for electric vehicles, connected through a roofed walkway.

 

Passengers requiring special assistance should contact their airline in advance and get to the airport 90 minutes before the flight departure for domestic travels and 2 hours prior for international flights. There are designated parking spaces and accessible toilets. Line 2 buses are equipped for wheelchair transportation free of charge.