Lofer Austria - A Charming Picturesque Old Market Town full of Character and
Steeped in History
Lofer lies nestled by the Loferer, the Reither and the Leoganger Steinberge
mountains, at the confluence of the major valley routes between Salzburg to the
North, Saalfelden and Zell am See to the South and Kitzbuhel and Innsbruck to
the West. The village of Lofer itself lies at just over 600m altitudes, the
surrounding Steinberge mountains, are an accessible range of peaks of around
2500m. Only a short distance away is Austria's highest peak the Grossglockner,
at a height of 3797m.
Lofer is only 35 minutes from Salzburg airport www.salzburg-airport.com or 2
hours from Munich airport www.munich-airport.com both of which are served with
scheduled and budget airlines. We can provide airport transfers upon request
for Salzburg, we recommend train/taxi or car rental from Munich unless large
Ryan Air provide flights daily from Stansted airport www.ryanair.com Tel: 0871 246 0000.
Flybe fly daily from Birmingham and Southampton airports www.flybe.com Tel: 0871 700 0535.
Hapag-Lloyd Express (Germanys budget flight equivalent) Newcastle to Munich www.hlx.com
(look at Happy hour deals!).
For those of you travelling by road, the drive from Britain although long is
mainly on fast toll free motorways.
There is also a good bus service through Lofer, linking Salzburg and Zell am
See, also to Kitzbuhel and Tyrolean villages. The train station can be reached
by bus at the delightful town of Bad Reichenhall where other destinations can
be easily reached.
Self Catering Holiday Chalet Rental - Lofer Austria