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 travel by train 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 2022 delegates free of fee train travel between Salzburg and Bad Hofgastein via this link

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. 

Shuttle service
The EHFG shuttle service is in operation between Sunday 25 and Thursday 29 September. The welcome desk at the airport will be manned from Monday 26 until Wednesday 28 September. In order to schedule your pick-up time, we ask you please enter your flight details in our registration system.

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

- Monday morning Munich airport - Bad Hofgastein

- Tuesday morning Munich airport - Bad Hofgastein

- Thursday afternoon Bad Hofgastein - Munich airport

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 scheduled airport shuttle operates between Salzburg or Munich airport and the Gastein valley. These can be booked at
  • A regional provider offers an individual airport shuttle between Munich and Salzburg airport. 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.

Official conference carrier

Discounted travel with Lufthansa Group Partner Airlines

Lufthansa Group Partner Airlines offer a comprehensive global route network linking major cities around the world. We offer special prices and conditions to participants, visitors, exhibitors, invited guests as well as employees of the contracting partner and their travel companions.

To make a reservation, please click here and enter the access code ATAUMFX in the "Access to Your Special Lufthansa Offer" area. This will open an online booking platform that will automatically calculate the discount offered or provide you with an even better offer if another promotional fare is available.

NOTE: Pop-ups must be enabled otherwise the booking platform window will not open.

These promotional fares are also available through your IATA / ARC travel agent. Travel agents can obtain ticketing instructions by sending an email to and providing the access code ATAUMFX as a reference.

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