This page will tell you all you need to know about transfers to Scheffau am Wilden a ski resort in SkiWelt, Austrian Alps with 46km of Piste and altitudes ranging from 750m to 1830m above sea level.
This resort is part of the SkiWelt area with access to 279km of downhill skiing, with 184 individual pistes, served by 91 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Scheffau itself (46km of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allows one to ski or snowboard in the other SkiWelt ski resorts of Brixen im Thale, Ellmau, Going am Wilden Kaiser, Hopfgarten im Brixental, Itter / Muhtal, Söll and Westendorf.
We have listed the airports in order of distance from the resort, with the nearest at the top. This should give you the best idea of the airport transfer you need. We have also taken a look at alternative transport methods to and from the resort. Public transport options, if available, are given towards the end of the page.
Scheffau is a municipality with 1356 inhabitants (1 January 2014) in the district of Kufstein, Tyrol (Austria). The municipality is located in the judicial district of Kufstein. Scheffau was first mentioned in 1160 as "Seefenouwen". However, smaller Rohssiedlungen of Bavarians has been back in the 9th century.
In 1504 Scheffau belonged politically to the Duchy of Bavaria. Only after the end of the Bavarian Succession War, the municipality with the courts Kufstein, Kitzbühel and mountain rats was combined with Tyrol. Presetly this town is located at the foot of the Wilder Kaiser nature reserve at 752 m altitude in Sölllandl. The municipality is 3,145 hectares, of which 1,680 ha are forest. In the rear of the town is Steiner lake at about 883 m above sea level. There is now a public beach, which is open in summer. The town lives mainly from tourism.
There are three Airports within two hours’ drive, so ski weekends and short ski holidays to Scheffau are perfectly feasible. Innsbruck Airport and Munich Airport are just one hour’s drive away.
The following airports link this resort to other parts of the world:
There are buses which ply to the resort from the airport listed above. Trains options from most of the airports listed above are available. From Innsbruck airport trains run Mon-Sun,twice per day and the journey takes 4 hours and 5 minutes. From Munich airport trains run Mon-Sun, 3 times per day and the journey takes 9 hours and 30 minutes. From Linz and Salzburg airports the journey times are comparatively shorter.
While many people do use the public transport listed above they can sometimes be time consuming like some train journeys from airports not listed above may take up a long time to reach the resort. You are much better off booking an airport transfer from the airport where you land especially if you are travelling as a group. You will benefit from a shorter journey time and a direct route. You also get the added bonus of travelling in comfort, and of a guaranteed journey that is pre-booked. Airport transfers are also the most cost-effective method of getting to this beautiful ski resort.