Directions to the Hotel Bismarck
How to get to Gastein, Austria
PLEASE NOTE: In the village, your navigation GPS may lead you the wrong way. Please take the SÜD (south) exit! The NORD (north) and WEST (west) exits lead to the pedestrian zone.
From the south - Tauern Motorrail
Villach - Mallnitz - Tauernschleuse - Böckstein - Bad Hofgastein (exit Süd, roundabout) - Pyrkerstraße - turn left after the bridge - Alexander-Moser-Allee - go right onto the second street, Alpenstraße 6 - Verwöhnhotel Bismarck.
Important: The Tauern motorail runs every hour at ‘ 50 (05.50 am to 10.50 pm) from Mallnitz to Böckstein and every hour at ’20 (06.20 am to 11.20 pm) from Böckstein to Mallnitz.
Please be there at least 15 minutes in advance.
From the north
A10 Tauern Autobahn motorway - exit Bischofshofen - St Johann/Pg - take the B311 until the fork into the Gastein Valley (Gasteinertal) - follow the B167 - Dorfgastein - Bad Hofgastein (exit Süd , 3rd roundabout) - Pyrkerstraße - turn left after the bridge - Alexander-Moser-Allee - go right onto the second street, Alpenstraße 6 - Verwöhnhotel Bismarck.
Euro, Intercity and express trains stop at the Bad Hofgastein railway station (about 4 km from the hotel). A taxi shuttle service will be happy to transport you and your luggage. Because it is a small station with no taxi rank, we recommend ordering a hotel shuttle (for a fee) in advance - simply let us know when you plan on arriving.
You can reach the Hotel Bismarck from Salzburg Airport (SZG). The airport is located about 90 km (a one-hour drive) from the hotel and has many affordable flight options.