Arriving by bus
Take the bus into the World Heritage
All four towns (Hallstatt, Bad Goisern on Lake Hallstatt, Gosau and Obertraun) of the UNESCO World Heritage region of Hallstatt Dachstein Salzkammergut are connected to the Postbus network of the Austrian Federal Railways (ÖBB). Therefore it is easy to reach Bad Goisern on Lake Hallstatt, Gosau, Hallstatt and Obertraun by public transport.
The most frequented line is the route from Salzburg to Lake Hallstatt and the Gosau Valley. The post bus line starts at the main station in Salzburg, takes you past the Lake Fuschl and Lake Wolfgang to Bad Ischl, where you will have to change.
The bus stops right in front of the station. Alternatively, you can continue your journey by train (ÖBB). If you chose to take the bus, this will take you to Hallstatt, Obertraun and Gosau in about 30 minutes. Bad Goisern on Lake Hallstatt can be reached within 15 minutes. Whatever you choose, we wish you a good trip!
To the slopes with the free ski bus
No car is needed during your winter holiday in the UNESCO World Heritage region of Hallstatt Dachstein Salzkammergut! With the complimentary ski and spa bus, you can enjoy direct access to the slopes, avoiding long treks and annoying searches for parking space. The free bus shuttle runs daily to the ski region Dachstein West in Gosau, the Free Ride Arena on the Krippenstein in Obertraun, the picturesque lake town of Hallstatt, and the Eurotherme Resort in Bad Ischl. Give the free shuttle at try! We look forward to seeing you during your winter holiday on Lake Hallstatt and in the Gosau Valley.
Information at a glance
- On the move with the Postbus
through the UNESCO World Heritage region of Hallstatt Dachstein Salzkammergut.
Current timetable as a PDF download. (568KB)
- Timetable skibus
Our tip for all those traveling with the ski and thermal spa bus: Download the latest timetable of the free ski bus for Bad Goisern on Lake Hallstatt, Gosau, Hallstatt, Obertraunand the neighbouring communities as a PDF onto your tablet or smartphone. This way you are always well informed - even if you have no network available. Standing in the cold is a thing of the past.
Valid from 10th of December 2017 to 2nd of April 2018.
Download: Ski bus season 2017/18 PDF (700MB)....
- All 4 one
The 4 tourism offices of the UNESCO World Heritage region of Hallstatt Dachstein Salzkammergut
on a click
Tourism information Bad Goisern on Lake Hallstatt Phone: +43 (0) 5 95095 100 E-Mail
Tourism information Gosau Phone +43 (0) 5 95095 20 E-Mail
Tourism information Hallstatt Phone +43 (0) 5 95095 30 E-Mail
Tourism information Obertraun Phone: +43 (0) 5 95095 40 E-Mail