Driving to Salzburg is easy. Driving to all the amazing sites beyond the immediate city centre is a treat.
Close by, you can explore Salzburg's palaces, mountains, lakes, spas and wellness hotels, and ski fields.
Along the way, you can stop over and wander through some of the small historic towns such as Wels, Judenburg, Baden, or Rust.
Whatever the case, with your own car, your itinerary is open.
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Top Tips For Drivers - Austria
So, you have decided to hire that car...
Here are some important driving hints that will help you get on your way.
Which side of the road do I drive on?
What do I need to know about Austrian motorways and expressways?
- If you rent a car within Austria, check that it comes equipped with this sticker.
- If not, you can buy these at border crossings, fuel stations or most post offices.
- You can decide whether you want a sticker with a validity of one year, two months or 10 days.
- By way of warning, the penalty for not displaying a tax sticker is €120 for cars and €65 for motorcycles. Not a nice surprise when you are on holidays...
What are the Speed Limits in Austria?
What is the minimum driver age?
What about driving licences?
Austria is an amazing country to explore, and wonderfully accessible if you have a car.
Here are some great ideas if you a planning to explore by car!
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Click here for some wonderful themed trips through Austria - the Castle Route, the Wine Road, the Romantic Road...