The small village Böckstein in Gastein in the heart of the Austrian Alps can be reached quickly and safely at any time of year. Please note that there is in winter in austria obligation of snow tires and in rare cases it may lead to the obligation of snow chains in case of heavy snow. In that case please contact us by phone, we are happy to help. Most of the journey is without obstacles.
You can find us 90 km south of Salzburg, A10 Tauern motorway, motorway node Pongau, exit 47, then continue on the main road towards Gastein / Zell am See to the well-marked turnoff Gasteinertal. Still 20 km, 20 minutes. Böckstein is the highest and most southern place in the Gastein Valley, on the border of Carinthia, just keep going straight through Bad Gastein until you find us on the right hand 400 meters after the sign Böckstein at the junction of Südtirolerstrasse.
Are you traveling from the south, so you take the motorway exit Spittal / Lienz / Grossglockner, if you come from the South-west, so you drive over Lienz and the Iselsberg direction Mölltal. Your destination is tthe train station of Mallnitz Tauernschleuse, on your naviagtion-system please deactivate the option “Avoid ferries”. You drive your car on the train and so traverse the main massiv of the Alps comfortably in 12 minutes. The car trains departe every hour in Mallnitz, please note that you must be at .45 to park your car on the train at the latest. The loading is easy, pass by car the checkin counter, solve the ticket and then drive your car directly on the train. Leave the car and take a seat in the passenger wagon. Further train information ÖBB.
In Böckstein proceed to you car, leave the train and pick up your family again, 3 minutes later you have reached your destination left hand at the junction of Südtirolerstrasse.
We wish you a good journey!
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