The shortest way to Obertauern
Hotel Solaria / Ringstraße 6 / 5562 Obertauern / Österreich
– Arriving by car or motorcycle:
From the North (e.g. Munich or Salzburg):
From Germany expressway A8 to Salzburg. 1 km (half a mile) after Walserberg border checkpoint, take a right onto the highway A10 in the direction of Graz and Villach. Take exit 63 (for Radstadt and Altenmarkt/ Graz). Get onto B99, past Altenmarkt and Radstadt. From here, it’s about 25km (roughly 15 miles) to Obertauern.
From the East (e.g. Vienna or Graz):
Get on the expressway A2, then Semmering freeway S6 until the intersection St. Michael in Styria. From here through Mur valley, past Judenburg, Murau and Tamsweg to Obertauern (S36/B97/B99)
2nd variant from St. Michael in Styria: Get onto the A9 towards Liezen and on to the B320/E651, through Enns valley to Radstadt and Obertauern
If you prefer taking expressways, get onto the A1 in Vienna, direction of Salzburg and then get onto the highway A10 (see directions from the North)
From the South (e.g. Udine (I), Ljubljana (SLO) or Villach):
In Italy, get onto highway A23, and in Slovenia onto highway E61. Follow it to the intersection at Villach. Then, get onto highway A10, direction of Salzburg – through the Katschberg tunnel – until the exit St. Michael im Lungau (You may also take the exit Rennweg and the road crossing Katschberg, as an alternative to paying the toll for the tunnel.) From here, the B99 leads through Mauterndorf and Tweng, it’s about 30 km (roughly 18 miles) to Obertauern.
From the West (e.g. Innsbruck or Bischofshofen):
If you’re coming on the expressway, you’ll follow the directions for coming from the North (see above). All variants of arriving without using the expressway come together at Altenmarkt. From here, it’s about 24km (roughly 15 miles) to Obertauern.
Once you get to Obertauern:
If you’re coming from Radstadt, follow the B99 to bridge no. 5. Right after that, you take a left. Hotel Solaria is in the second row here, right behind Hotel Snow White.
If you are coming from Mauterndorf, follow the main road (B99) across the pass to bridge no. 5. Just before that, you take a right. Hotel Solaria is in the second row, right behind Hotel Snow White
– Arriving by train
Your arrival station by train will be Radstadt. From here it is 21km (roughly 13 miles) to Obertauern. We recommend ordering a taxi in advance, for example at
You can get information on departure times for Busses here: www.oebb.at. Just type in Obertauern and Radstadt as your destination.
– Arriving by plane
Obertauern is located between 2 airports: Salzburg and Klagenfurt – both are landing points for different (budget friendly) Airlines.
There are affordable airport shuttles as well.
The nearest large international Airport is Munich (about 250 km/ 155 miles)