The main gateways to Sőll and the SkiWelt are Innsbruck, Salzburg and Munich airports. The nearest airport is Innsbruck (78km) which is 1 hour from Sőll by car or allow 2 hours if using public transport. Transfer times from Salzburg and Munich airports to Sőll are also quite quick by car.
Sőll is in the heart of the SkiWelt and easy to get to by car in 1½ hours or less from three nearby airports. If you're interested to explore the SkiWelt there are eight more villages nearby - Scheffau (6km), Ellmau (9km) and Going (11km) to the east and Itter (6km), Hopfgarten (11km), Westerndorf (17km) and Brixen im Thale (20km) to the south - and it's only 24km from Sőll to Kitzbuhel which is well worth visiting for a day and a treat for non-skiers in need of retail therapy.
Nearest Airports to Sőll and the SkiWelt Wilder-Kaiser
The three nearest airports to Sőll and SkiWelt are Innsbruck, Salzburg and Munich. Transfer times by car are typically between 1 hour and 1 hour 30 minutes.
Innsbruck airport - 78km / 1 hour
Salzburg airport - 118km / 1 hour 15 minutes
Munich airport - 144km / 1 hour 30 minutes
Airport Transfers to Sőll / SkiWelt
Four Seasons Travel in Innsbruck provides a reliable airport transfer shuttle service to Soll (and other destinations in the Ski Welt and the Tirol) from Innsbruck, Munich, Bolzano and Salzburg airports. The range of transfer services includes shared airport shuttle, private transfers in minivans seating up to 8 persons and 19-50 seat coaches for groups and a first class limousine service. Four Seasons customer support includes 24-hour telephone response 365 days per year as well as easy and secure booking online.
Getting to Sőll / SkiWelt by Rail
The nearest main train stations to Sőll are Wőrgl (10km), Kufstein (10km) and St Johann in Tirol (21km) with regular post bus services running from train stations to Sőll, Scheffau, Ellmau and Going. Depending on train times and connections you could sometimes end up waiting up to an hour for the next bus in which case it's easier and quicker to take a taxi.
Innsbruck airport - Innsbruck Hbf - Wőrgl - Sőll is about 1 hour 45 minutes by bus and train including a 15 minute bus journey from the airport to Innsbruck main train station and 30 minutes by bus from Wőrgl to Sőll, depending on departure times and connection. Allow 2 hours total.
Munich airport - Műnchen Ost - Wőrgl - Sőll is 2 hours or more by train depending on departure times and connections then a 30 minute bus ride from Wőrgl to Sőll but you also need to allow for time waiting the bus (up to an hour) from Wőrgl to Sőll. Allow 3½ - 4 hours total.
Salzburg airport - Salzburg Hbf - Wőrgl or St Johann in Tirol - Sőll by bus and train takes about 2 hours including a 25 minute bus ride from the airport to the main train station in Salzburg, then a further 30-40 minutes by bus from Wőrgl or St Johann. Allow 4 hours total.
For more information about getting to Sőll by train, use the OBB Route Planner for times of trains, buses and connections.
Driving to Sőll and the SkiWelt
Getting to Sőll and other SkiWelt villages is easiest by car. No matter which airport or direction you are coming there are fast motorways, E52/E60 from north east and E45/E60 from south west, running into the Tirol and depending which direction you are coming from its just 8-10km from the nearest motorway exit to Sőll.
Innsbruck airport - 78km from Sőll
From the airport follow signs for Salzburg/Gőtzens/Vőls E60/A12/A13, continuing along the A12 for approximately 60km to Wőrgl Ost exit 17 then follow B178 sign-posted Sankt Johann in Tirol for 10km to Sőll.
Salzburg airport - 118km from Sőll
From the airport follow signs for Műnchen / Innsbruck / A10 / Villach continue on A8/A93/A12 following signs for Innsbruck/Kufstein as far as Kufstein Sűd (exit 6) then follow the B173 direction Sankt Johann in Tirol for approximately 8km to Sőll.
Munich airport - 144km from Sőll
From the airport follow signs for Műnchen / A9 then A99/A8 sign-posted Salzburg / Innsbruck then follow the A8/A93 to Innsbruck / Kufstein as far as Kufstein Sűd (exit 6) then follow the B173 sign-posted Sankt Johann in Tirol for a further 8km to Sőll
When hiring a car in winter ensure that the car has winter tyres (or snow chains), otherwise you risk having an accident, being fined and your car hire insurance will be invalidated! If flying back from Munich allow extra time to get to the airport if driving back, especially on a Sunday afternoon or evening.