Free ride to fun on the slopes

Free shuttle to the ski resort

Watch out skiers, and those who also appreciate the winter without skiing! Once again the free shuttle bus is running this year. Whoever has a valid guest card for the UNESCO World Heritage site of Hallstatt Dachstein Salzkammergut, Bad Ischl or St. Wolfgang has to pay exactly zero Euros for the trip to the ski resort Dachstein West to Gosau and the Freeride Arena Krippenstein to Obertraun.

By the way: Of course, travelling to Ischl and Hallstatt (e.g. for a visit to the Heritage Museum, which is also open in winter) is completely free for guest card holders. Get on board! >From the beginning of December the new ski bus timetable is available for free from the tourist offices of Bad Goisern, Gosau, Hallstatt and Obertraun!

Stress-free through the World Heritage Region

In the winter sports- and UNESCO World Heritage region of Hallstatt Dachstein Salzkammergut the Postbus will take you comfortably and safely to the most beautiful destinations and attractions. For information on times, visit the website at - your personal planner for a hassle free holiday in the Salzkammergut.

Free travel with the ski bus to these attractions::

Days of Freedom

Obertraun | Freesports Arena Krippenstein: Are you ready? For 30 kilometres of the finest deep snow? For the longest ski run in Austria? Far removed from the mainstream!  

» Freesports Arena Krippenstein at Lake Hallstatt

EurothermenResort Bad Ischl!

Bad Ischl | EurothermenResort Bad Ischl!: All under the same roof. A wellness centre offering Alambra, Yasumi Sauna with both indoor and outdoor saline pools.

» EurothermenResort Bad Ischl!

Ski area Dachstein West Gosau

Gosau | The Dachstein West ski region is bound to impress: with new adventure-packed pistes for more skiing fun, delicious treats served by welcoming Alpine hosts, panoramic mountain views to admire and 140 km of perfectly prepared snows to explore!

» Pure fun – on and alongside the pistes!

 © OÖ.Tourismus/Erber |  Gosau | Skiregion Dachstein West: Jede Menge neue Gaudi-Pisten, köstliche Schmankerl serviert von den herzlichsten Gastgebern der Alpen, ein Bergpanorama zum Versinken und auf 140 Kilometern perfekt präparierter weißer Pracht!

Cross-country skiing in Gosau

When the snow glistens in the sun and the sky is blue – then it is time to get your cross-country skis on. Discover the most beautiful cross county tours and trails in Gosau.

» Cross-country skiing in Gosau

Easy snowshoeing

Obertraun | Dachstein Krippenstein: Without lengthy registration, endless preparations and long journeys. Winter hiking for the spontaneous with the Yeti snowshoe ticket on Lake Hallstatt. It doesn’t get any easier!

» Snowshoeing for spontaneous adventurers

© Kraft | Schneeschuhwandern mit dem Yeti Schneeschuh-Ticket in Obertraun am Hallstättersee

How about a winter holiday in the world heritage?

The oldest salt mine in the world, the breathtaking "Five Fingers" viewing platform, the view of snow covered Dachstein Glacier from the romantic Lake Gosau - these and more destinations thrilled millions of visitors, from around the world, who visited the UNESCO World Heritage region of Hallstatt Dachstein Salzkammergut in summer. However, also in winter, the four towns of the Dachstein Salzkammergut holiday region - Hallstatt, Bad Goisern, Gosau and Obertraun – have their own special charms: Rest & Relaxation in lovingly furnished apartments and perfectly equipped hotels, fantastic winter hiking trails, unrivalled snowshoe trails, romantic horse-drawn sleigh rides and a variety of thermal baths on the outskirts of the World Heritage region. Numerous swimming pools, whirlpools, saunas and steam rooms are available. Or treat yourself to one of the numerous applications such as classical or relaxing massages. Indulge yourself and enjoy the absolute tranquillity between mountains and lakes. Beautiful winter holiday in the world heritage!

Information at a glance

  • During the operating times of cable cars and ski lifts for skiers and snowboarders in the ski region Dachstein West or Dachstein-Krippenstein and back (disembarkation or
    boarding point must be at the lift stations) for guests from Bad Ischl, Bad Goisern, Hallstatt, Upper Gosau and Traun, upon presentation of guest cards
    Cross-country skiers and ski tourers without the Guest Card will not be transported free!
    Excluded from the promotion are free groups of over 10 persons
  • For futher information call: SkibusInfo-Hotline: +43 (0) 06132/23113-1