Getting to Ötztal
Whether by car, train or plane – getting to Ötztal in Tyrol is part of your holiday.
Enjoy the breath-taking scenery and superb mountain backdrop on a trip through Ötztal.
Getting here by car
Ötztal is situated in the west of Austria in the republic of TYROL, in a southern lateral valley in the Inntal.
Description of how to get here:
- From the west:
From Vorarlberg to Tyrol via the Arlberg pass or through the Arlberg tunnel (S 16) - Landeck - Autobahn A 12 to Innsbruck – take the Ötztal exit to Roppener Tunnel - B 186 (35km)
- From the north:
- Bad Tölz - Achenpaß - B 181 - Jenbach - A 12 Innsbruck to Bregenz – take the Ötztal exit - B 186 (35km)
- Pfronten - Reutte - Fernpass - Imst - A 12 to Innsbruck – take the Ötztal exit to Roppener Tunnel or the B 171 Tiroler Straße to Ötztal (no vignette required) - B 186 (35km)
- Garmisch Partenkirchen - Ehrwald - Lermoss - Fernpass- Imst - A 12 to Innsbruck - Ötztal exit to Roppener Tunnel or the B 171 Tiroler Straße to Ötztal (no vignette required) - B 186 (35km) to Sölden
- Garmisch Partenkirchen - Mittenwald - Scharnitz - Seefeld in Tirol - Telfs - A 12 to Bregenz - Ötztal exit or the B 171 Tiroler Straße to Ötztal (no vignette required) - B186 (35km)
- From the east:
From Munich or Salzburg on the A 93 to Kufstein, then on the A 12 to Bregenz, via Innsbruck to the Ötztal exit, then continue on the B 186 (35km)
- From the south:
Coming from Bolzano to Brenner (toll road) - Brenner Autobahn via the Schönberg toll booth to Innsbruck - from Innsbruck on the A 12 to Bregenz until you get to Ötztal – continue on the B 186 (35km)
Getting here by train
Travel safely and in comfort by train to the station in Ötztal. A local bus starts right on the train station forecourt heading for Obergurgl. The bus journey provides a superb views of Tyrol’s mountains.
Getting here by plane
Innsbruck airport is connected by direct daily flights with destinations throughout Europe. Many charter flights also operate – ensuring a comfortable, time-saving arrival.
Flight offers can be found here:
Ötztal is also accessible from Innsbruck by train. The train operates to the Ötztal train station stop and the journey is continued by local bus or by taxi through the valley. Local taxi services are available for transfers from and to the nearby airports.
Airport & train station transfer
Want to take the local bus or taxi to Sölden? Not a problem! The very accessible location and a perfectly developed road network makes the journey here quick and convenient.
- ÖTZTAL SHUTTLE
The Ötztal Shuttle takes you and your friends/family to and from the terminal or the train station in Sölden flexibly, quickly and comfortably and is also great value. >> Ötztal Shuttle
- PUBLIC TRANSPORT
By local bus from Innsbruck airport or Ötztal train station into Ötztal, where you will find all the key bus services, connections and prices. >> Timetable & Tariffs
- TAXI COMPANIES
The local taxi services are available for you at any time for transfer from and to the nearby airports.