Hire Cars are available at competitive prices from all major airports with numerous hire firms and online sources.
To help with a car hire search, following are a few links to the some of the main rental agencies and the longer standing car hire search engines.
Rhino Car Hire offer world-wide cheap car hire from over 500 leading suppliers. Their rates are fully inclusive and without any hidden extras.
As a confirmed guest of Haus Bellevue, you are entitled to a 10% discount off standard rates of car rental when booked through Rhino Car Hire. The discount is only available through a private link, provided at the point of booking.
If you are a confirmed guest and have either misplaced or not received your discount link, please contact us directly by EMAIL and your link will be sent to you
Do not assume that your hire car will meet the standards required by Austrian law particularly if you are hiring your car from outside of Austria. It is important to make your destination intentions clear when booking. As the driver, it is your responsibility to ensure that your car has appropriate equipment and that you have the appropriate authorisation stickers for driving on the Austrian Autobahn. If your travel period is between November and April ensure that you select the winter equipment upgrade or option when booking.
The Lungau valley is very easy to reach from a number of Airports, providing good opportunity for flight and price comparisons.
If you are hiring a car from the airport then all surrounding airports provide viable travel options, depending upon the time you want to take for travel.
If you are planning to arrange an airport transfer, taxi or to take public transport the better airport choice would be Salzburg.
It is remarkably easy to get around Austria using public transport with connections from every major airport to the cities bus and train stations. If you fly into Salzburg for example, there is a bus service that runs every 10-20 minutes taking passengers directly to Salzburg central train station and bus depot.
Transfers and taxi services are further travel options. Private taxis can be booked at any time of the year and although the main collection points are from the nearer airports and train stations, most firms will provide an offer for taxi services to locations further afield. Of the two major firms in the Lungau, Lehenauer Travel offer a winter Airport or Train shuttle connection from Salzburg. This type of collection and transport service must be booked in advance and is only available during the high winter season on a Saturday
The European train and bus network is extensive and can be an inexpensive and relaxing way to travel. The bus services tend to be more direct allowing for fewer connections and changes, however the combination of bus and train can provide a fun and varied travel experience.
One of the many route options would be to travel to the main train and bus station in Salzburg, and from there to either Radstadt or Bischofshofen by train, then catch a bus connection or a further train to Unzmarkt and on to Tamsweg which is approximately 14km from St Michael and Haus Bellevue. From Tamsweg it is very easy to catch a local bus to within minutes walk of the property.
A very useful and easy to navigate site for planning your journey by bus and train. Save money by booking in advance online.
A European travel site through which you can plan your journey by bus and train, and also purchase tickets.
The main Austrian rail and travel service website where you can plan alternative routes and book tickets. There is an excellent online map depicting the latest travel information, notifications of delays and repairs along with alternative travel options.
Providing bus and train connections, ski bus routes, information on airport buses and the option to plan alternative routes and purchase tickets.
If you are traveling from the UK you may consider making the journey across the water by ferry. The most common ports are in Newcastle, Hull and Dover with destinations including Amsterdam, Rotterdam and Calais.