Salzburg City Transportation

Salzburg Transportation

Getting around Salzburg is a cinch. Here, we'll outline various forms of transportation, from tram to bicycle to horse-drawn cab.


Most sights in Salzburg are close together in the old part of the city thus allowing tourists to see central Salzburg on foot.

Tram and Bus

The city's bus and tram systems provide quick and cozy service in and around the city center.

Tram and Bus Tickets

One-trip adult: €1.80

One-trip child (over 5-years): €.90

One-trip child (under 5-years): FREE

Salzburg Card (includes admission to museums for 24 hours): €22

48-hour Salzburg Card: €30

72-hour Salzburg Card: €35

Children up to 15-years-old receive a 50% discount

More information at: Salzburg Tourism Web site

Horse-Drawn Cab & Tickets

The traditional 'taxi' of Salzburg offers passengers a bit of history.

20 minutes for four people: €22

50 minutes for four people: €45


Bicycle paths keep cars out of the city center. Rent bikes at Topbike, at the Staatsbrucke (Main Bridge), for a breezy and easy way to see the city. One-day rental starting at €13 (10% discount with Salzburg Card).

More information at: Topbike Official site.


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Note: All prices were accurate when compiled. Please check the Web sites listed for the most up-to-date information.

Most popular hostels in Salzburg (by views)

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Yoho International Youth Hostel Salzburg

Doubles from $50

Distance 0.91 km

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Youth & Family Guesthouse
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Doubles from $57

Distance 1.12 km

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Strawberry Youth Hostel Salzburg
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Doubles from $56

Distance 1.18 km

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Stadtalm Naturfreundehaus
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Doubles from $0

Distance 0.63 km

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Haus Kernstock
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Doubles from $29

Distance 3.79 km