Tauern motorail

ÖBB opens up a new gateway for your car or motorcycle.

The Tauern motorail connects the Gastein valley in Salzburg with the Möll valley in Carinthia through the Tauern tunnel and is a way to avoid the traffic jams on the Tauern motorway.

Timetable

Departure times in Mallnitz-Obervellach towards the North (at minute 50):

  • Hourly - first train at 05:50 a.m., last train at 10:50 p.m.

Departure times in Böckstein towards the South (at minute 20):

  • Hourly - first train at 06:20 a.m., last train at 11:20 p.m.

Loading starts 15 minutes before the departure of every train. Loading ends 5 minutes before the departure of every train. No passengers and animals are allowed to remain in the cars!

Prices

Prices in Euro
Type of vehicle Carriage price
Passenger vehicle/ motorbike (up to 3,5t) 17,- Euro
Weekly pass (Passenger vehicle/ motorbike up to 3,5t) 60,- Euro
Monthly pass (Passenger vehicle/ motorbike up to 3,5t) 110,- Euro
Annual pass (Passenger vehicle/ motorbike up to 3,5t) 240,- Euro
Passenger vehicle with trailer (up to 3,5t) 27,- Euro
Trailer (up to 3,5t) 10,- Euro
Truck/ Bus (over 3,5t), Mobile home (3-axes) 50,- Euro
Bicycle 5,- Euro

Conditions of Carriage

Please read the notices at the loading stations!

Separate carriage of vehicles and passengers:

  • No passengers and animals are allowed to remain in the cars
  • Accompanying passengers are kindly requested to leave the vehicles before they are driven onto the motorail train and to take a seat in the coach on platform 1.
  • Only the drivers remain in their vehicles in order to drive them onto the train, after which they will join the other passengers in the coach.

Permitted vehicle dimensions:

  • Maximum height trucks: 3.60 metres
  • Maximum height busses: 3.80 metres
  • Maximum width: 2.50 metres
  • Maximum weight: 25 tons

Not admitted for carriage are:

  • Transports of dangerous goods RID/ADR
  • Vehicles longer than 12.5 metres
  • Motor-coaches (3 axle)

Carriage with advance reservation only for:

  • Motor-coaches (2 axle)
  • Groups of motorbikes

No confirmation can be given for carriage on specific trains!