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Directions to the Kitzsteinhorn and the Maiskogel in Kaprun


Via Gletscherjet / Panoramabahn

Kesselfallstraße 60
5710 Kaprun

GPS: N47 13.754, E12 43.598

  • Free of charge parking
  • E-car recharging station

Kitzsteinhorn – Maiskogel / Maisi Flitzer

via MK Maiskogelbahn & 3K K-ONNECTION

Kitzsteinhornplatz 1a
5710 Kaprun

GPS: N47 16 26.128, E12 45 25.288

  • Free of charge parking
  • E-car recharging station

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Route planner

Bus service Zell am See ↔ Kitzsteinhorn

  • No. 35 - Kitzsteinhorn valley station Gletscherjet
  • No. 25 / 25a - Maiskogel / Kaprun Center (Valley station Maiskogelbahn, Maisiflitzer)

Ski buses take skiers and boarders free of charge and in comfort from many stops in the town to the Kitzsteinhorn and Maiskogel ski resorts from October until May. The buses between Kitzsteinhorn-Kaprun and Zell am See can also be used free of charge in connection with a valid cable car ticket during the ski winter. Ski bus connections also from Niedernsill-Piesendorf and Bruck-Fusch.

All infos

Bus services with Postbus 660 from the Zell am See main train station via Kaprun Center/Maiskogelbahn to the Kitzsteinhorn lower terminus. Single tickets and affordable multi-day tickets are available directly on the bus.

Train to the train station Zell am See

Railjet Direct service vienna – Zell am See

From december 15, 2023 there will be two year-round ÖBB-Railjet direct connections from Vienna to Zell am See on weekends. During winter and summer seasons, a third connection will be added. The route leads via St. Pölten, Linz and Salzburg.

Timetable Railjet


From Berlin to Zell am See - via Hamburg, Halle (Saale), Erfurt, Nuremberg, Munich and via Wörgl directly to Zell am See. The return journey is on Sunday to Berlin. 



Eurocity Transalpin (EC 163/164) from/to Zurich - daily connections from Zell am See-Kaprun to Zurich

Timetable Euroscity


With the night train "Snälltåget" from Sweden - Saturday morning from Malmö via Copenhagen & one week later back. Alpen Express from the Netherlands - night train runs Friday night, return on Saturday

Infos Snälltåget

Infos Alpenexpress

ÖBB: Tips & Packages

The ÖBB Transfer Deal offers a relaxed and environmentally friendly journey and makes it easy to do without your own car: With the ÖBB Shuttle Service comfortably and stress-free from the train station Zell am See directly to the accommodation in Zell am See-Kaprun and back again at the end of the stay. Thus, the entire journey from the departure point directly to the accommodation can be booked in one step - and up to 48 hours before arrival. 

Book your Journey now

ÖBB Plus Ticket

  • Additionally bookable to a train ticket
  • Regional bus from Zell am See train station to the Kitzsteinhorn valley station
  • Ascent and descent with the cable cars up to 3,029 m
  • Discover TOP OF SALZBURG / Gipfelwelt 3000: Panorama platform Top of Salzburg, Cinema 3000, National Park Gallery, ICE ARENA (July & August)

Info & booking

Inkludierte Leistungen 

  • ÖBB Bahnfahrt 2. Klasse nach Zell am See Bahnhof und zurück
  • Gutschein für 1-, 3- oder 6-Tage-Skipass
  • Regionalbus-Transfer zum Skigebiet und zurück

Buchbar ab € 81,-

Arrival by plane – airports near Kitzsteinhorn

Austria's largest federal state airport is situated in the heart of the country near the town centre of Salzburg, aprox. 80 km away from the Kitzsteinhorn. Thanks to the good access to public transport and its own motorway access, Salzburg Airport can be reached easily and in comfort. The airport is also perfect for continuing your journey to Zell am See-Kaprun. There are many shuttle services taking you from Salzburg Airport directly to the Kitzsteinhorn. Short distances, competent and fast check-in as well as a good infrastructure with catering facilities, shops, car rental, etc. guarantee a pleasant arrival and departure.


Munich Airport is approx. 180 km away from the Kitzsteinhorn. Taking the suburban train services S1 and S8, you get easily and quickly from the airport to the Munich Central Station. From there you take the train to the main train station in Zell am See. Once arrived, take one of the buses to the lower terminus of the Kitzsteinhorn. 

Any questions?

We are happy to help with the planning of your arrival at the Kitzsteinhorn.