Sign up for the conference in our registration system, book your accommodation here, and sit back while we take care of the rest!

In case of any open questions do not hesitate to get in touch

Travelling to Gastein

By railway

If feasible, we strongly encourage participants to choose a climate conscious travel option such as train travel to the conference. Bad Hofgastein can be reached by a direct railway line from Salzburg (75 minutes via Railjet or EC) or Munich (180 minutes via EC), and there are many international connections to Bad Hofgastein with travel via Salzburg, Villach Central Station, or other stops on the railway line.

In partnership with the Salzburg regional government, we are pleased to offer EHFG 2023 delegates free of fee train travel between Salzburg and Bad Hofgastein. 

Timetables and connection information are available on the website of the Austrian Railways (ÖBB) and we also recommend checking out options for your international train connection via Trainline.

If you have trouble identifying a suitable itinerary for yourself by train or need advice, please do not hesitate to contact us.

By plane

Arrival at Salzburg Airport

Salzburg Airport is the closest to the conference venue. Transfer time is approx. 60 minutes. 

The EHFG shuttle service between Salzburg Airport/Bad Hofgastein is in operation between Monday 25 and Friday 29 September. The welcome desk at the airport will be manned from Monday 25 until Wednesday 27 September. In order to schedule your pick-up time, we ask you please enter your flight details in our registration system.

Arrival at Munich Airport

A special shuttle service will additionally be provided to / from Munich Airport, as follows:

- Tuesday morning: Munich airport - Bad Hofgastein

- Wednesday morning: Munich airport - Bad Hofgastein

- Friday afternoon: Bad Hofgastein - Munich airport

Munich Airport has two arrival terminals. Please collect your luggage and exit through customs. Independent of your arrival in Terminal 1 or 2, please walk towards Starbucks located in Terminal 2, Gates G & H on level three. Our shuttle driver will be waiting for you with a clearly visible "EHFG Shuttle" sign.

If you would like to book a shuttle to/from Munich airport please contact us via

By car

Tauernplatz 1, 5630 Bad Hofgastein, Austria.
For further information please get your directions below or refer to

External shuttle providers
Gastein valley to/from Salzburg or Munich airport:

  • A regional provider offers an individual shuttle from Munich and Salzburg airport to / from Bad Hofgastein. For details please see


Hotel Booking

To book your hotel please follow this link. If you need any help or further information, please contact the Gastein Tourism team by emailing or by phone from Mon-Fri from 8:00-17:00 on +43 6432 3393111.

EHFG News & Updates

EHFG Headquarters

EHFG Vienna Office

VAT No. ATU44155007 Bank Data:
IBAN AT 152040400200222240 
Bank Salzburger Sparkasse
Kurgartenstraße, 5630 Bad Hofgastein, Austria