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Introducing Salzburg


As the fourth biggest city in the country, it got its name ‘Salt Castle’ from the barges carrying salt along the Salzach River whose tolls provided the city with a living in days gone by. While visiting the Salzburg, which is surrounded by city walls remaining from the medieval age, you can feel like you are on a movie set. With an atmosphere reminiscent of a fairy-tale, Salzburg offers a visual feast with its squares, historical texture and well preserved city center. Although it became an important city in terms of industry after the Second World War, today the biggest contributor to its economy is tourism. If you have not yet discovered the fairy-tale city of Salzburg, we highly recommend you to add it to the top of your list of cities to visit, and mark it as an absolute must-see.

Salzburg is known for:


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Quick information

NEARBY CITIES
Linz (132 km)
Walz (126 km)
Innsbruck (187 km)
CURRENCY
Euro (EUR)

COUNTRY CODE
+43

ELECTRIC POWER
F

TIME ZONE
GMT +1

AVG. PRICE OF A COFFEE
N/A

AVG. PRICE OF A MEAL (2 PEOPLE)
N/A

Average Temperature

January
-1.1 °C
February
1.5 °C
March
4.4 °C
April
8.9 °C
May
13.9 °C
June
16.1 °C
July
18.3 °C
August
17.8 °C
September
15 °C
October
9.4 °C
November
3.9 °C
December
2 °C

Salzburg airport information

PUBLIC TRANSPORT:

You can reach the city center from Salzburg Airport using the number 10 bus service. The distance between the airport and the city center is 4 km and your journey should take approximately 20 minutes.

Average time from airport: 20 minutes

Distance from airport: 4 km

TAXI:

If you don’t want to waste time waiting for the bus, you can get to the city center using the 24 hour taxi service which costs an average of €15 to get to the city center.

Average taxi price: €15

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