The Airport is located 4 km from Salzburg's city center, and is only 4 km from its border with Germany. If you drive via Hwy A1/A10, take the 'Flughafen' (airport) exit.
With a long runway and 1.7 million passengers in 2016, Salzburg Airport is served by European airlines and charters offering direct and connecting flights to all points of the globe.
Eurowings has added a number of new destinations starting January 2017.
The three-star 'Star Inn Hotel Salzburg Airport' on Franz-Brotzner Street - 800 meters outise of Airport perimeter - offering free on-site parking & 3 fully-equipped conference rooms.
Salzburg Airport has two passenger terminals - T1 & T2: The Main Passenger Terminal 1 serves all scheduled domestic & International flights, while the smaller new all-glass T2 ( 'Amadeus T2') with limited passenger facilities is used in summer for product presentation, gala events, concerts, and art exhibits, and in winter weekends/Holidays for skiers . Food & drink is available between the check-in counter and security control.
Terminal 1 has three levels:
The Ground level is divided into four areas, and by Arrivals (left) and Departures (right)
- the public area at Departures offers separate SAS Salzburg Airport & Turkish Airlines Services (ticket center), Austrian Airlines Service point, tour operators, 26 check-in counters and 2 bars. and on oppoiste side currency exchange, baby-change facilities, carport, & tour operator.
- the secured area of Arrivals (far left) houses Customs, and 3 baggage carousels.
- the secured area of Departures offers a bar, duty-free area, and departure lounge with acces to airline gates. The small 'Salzburg Airport Business Lounge is available to (a) all paying guests (pay for vouchers at the ticket center of check-in hall); (b) Premium passengers & elite memers departing on OS, AB, BA, LH or TK airlines.
Level 1 houses a self-service restaurant and the 'Brasserie Jedermann'.
Level 2 houses the Viewing Terrace.
Terminal 2 has only one level. The left half is the public area with a Ski check-in area, Tour operators, counter for bulky items and check-in counters 31-42. To the right is the secure area with a duty-free shop (Travel Value), baby-change facility, a bar and access to gatess 21-24.
Parking: Short-term parking Lot P1 is right in front of the main terminal; right behind is the multi-level Garage P4; while P3 serves Terminal 2, and P7 & P8 are on the Innsbrucker Bundesstrasse (the road leading to A1/A10).
NOTE While preparatory work has started on the 60-year old runway 15/33 - the Airport will be closed between April 24 and May 28, 2019.