Discover the best sights around the beautiful old town of Salzburg when you take our brilliant sightseeing bus tour. You can hop on and off as many times as you want for an entire day.
Routes and stops
This Salzburg tourist bus follows two different routes around the Austrian city:
Route around Salzburg
Some of the most important monuments included on this route are the Mirabell Palace, the Fountain of the Horses, Salzburg Cathedral, Mozart Square, Church of the Holy Trinity. During the journey, you will listen to an English language audioguide with fascinating facts about the city's main landmarks and the places which played an important role in the life of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
The bus route also takes us past some of the locations which featured in the famous film The Sound of Music.
You can consult the route map and all the stops via the following link:
Route around the Salzkammergut lakes
This bus route crosses the Austrian region of Salzkammergut which is characterized by huge lakes nestled between spectacular maintain ranges. During the journey of just over two hours, you will also see beautiful glacial lakes, such as Fuschl. You will also see Gilgen - Mozart's home town - the church of St. Micheal, Schloss Hüttenstein castle, and Lake Wolfgang.
You can consult the bus route and stops via the following link:
How it works
Your ticket will be activated when you access the Salzburg tourist bus service for the first time. You can then hop on and off as many times as you want for a period of 24 hours.
The bus begins its journey at Mirabell Square, although you can access it any of the designated stops.
Times and frequency
- The tourist bus through the center of Salzburg lasts for approximately one hour. The service operates every day between 9:15 am and 4:45 pm. Between 1 April and 31 December, the bus departs every 30 minutes and between 1 January and 31 March every 45 minutes.
- The tourist bus around the Salzkammergut lakes operates every day between 8:10 am and 5:10 pm and departs every one hour and a half. The total journey around the lakes and mountains of this region lasts around 2 hours and 20 minutes.
|Adults||Children from 4 to 14 years old||Children under 4 years old|
|Salzkammergut lakes route||
Children from 4 to 14 years oldUS$ 10
Children under 4 years oldFree
Salzkammergut lakes route
Children from 4 to 14 years oldUS$ 17.7
Children under 4 years oldFree
The tour is carried out with an audio guide in English.
Unlimited use of the Salzburg tourist bus for a period of 24 hours (on selected route).
English and multilanguage audio guide.
When to book?
Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
You can book up to 2 days before (Salzburg local time) if there are still places available.
Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.