N 47.169928 E 13.101746
from Munich approx. 2 hours
from Salzburg approx. 1 hour:
South on the Tauern Autobahn (motorway) to Bischofshofen, Gasteinertal exit, then highway B 167 to the Gastein Valley.
from Innsbruck approx. 2 hours:
Autobahn via Wörgl, highway B 312 via St.Johann/Tirol to Lofer, B 311 via Zell am See to Lend, B 167 to Gastein or on the autobahn via Kufstein - Salzburg - Villach, Gasteinertal exit, B 167 to the Gastein Valley.
Coming from the south, drive via Villach, Möllbrücke and Obervellach to Mallnitz, at which point you will be able to enjoy the convenience of motorail service to Gastein - Timetable of Autoschleuse Tauernbahn
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The railway stations in Bad Hofgastein and Bad Gastein are both halts for Euro-, InterCity and express trains, whereas not all trains make a stop in Dorfgastein. Taxi and bus service is always available to the various valley communities. The closest loading/unloading point for motorail trains is in Bischofshofen. Luggage transfer and pick-up service is also offered by the local taxi companies.
Gastein Alpine Road
This scenic road is about 7 km in length and around 1600m above sea level, taking drivers through numerous galleries and tunnels between Böckstein (Nassfeld) and Sportgastein.
|No charge for the driver and tour guide|
|in car per person||passengers||€ 4,00|
|in buses||per person||€ 3,00|
|children up to age 10 free||older||€ 1,50|
Toll charges are already included in your valid ski pass whenever you are actively involved in winter sports. With regards to cross-country skiers who use the ski bus, the toll charge is paid for by the tourist office as part of a GENTLE MOBILITY community initiative. Cross-country enthusiasts, therefore, have to pay nothing at the toll station.
local ski-bus schedules
Airport transfers from and to Gastein.
Our Apartementhouse Lafenthaler is located amidst the impressive scenery of the Gastein Mountain Range and offering you a cosy and comfortable holidayhome.
In a few minutes walking distance you reach the ALPEN Therme (big spa and indoor pool center), the conference center, the tourist office and all the nice shops in the pedestrian area of Bad Hofgastein. The close location to the valleystation of the Schlo?alm mountain railway and the woods is a perfect starting point for all your undertakings.
We wish you a lot of joy and fun with all the winter sport activities, walking or hiking, golf, tennis, cycling and discovering the scenic attractions in the Gasteinvalley and surrounding areas.
Hopping to welcome you