Blick auf die Berge und Zell am See Kaprun

Zell am See-Kaprun

Alps at their very best!

A wealth of experiences, from glaciers to mountains to lakes

Zell am See-Kaprun’s unique combination of glaciers, mountains and lakes makes it one of the most popular holiday destinations in the Alps. Nestled between the 3,203-metre-high Kitzsteinhorn on the edge of the Hohe Tauern National Park, the family-friendly Schmittenhöhe mountain with its wonderful panoramic views and the crystal-clear waters of Lake Zell, the region promises fantastic hiking, leisure and sports opportunities, as well as great day-trip destinations against a magnificent natural backdrop.

Zell am See-Kaprun Summer Card & Pinzgau Mobility Card
The Zell am See-Kaprun Summer Card is an exclusive offer for those staying with participating accommodation providers: it is valid from 15 May to 31 October 2022 and opens up a unique variety of experiences for holidaymakers, covering more than 40 attractions. Offers from our premium partners are included in the card. For example, cardholders can use the mountain railways on the Schmittenhöhe and the Kitzsteinhorn and take boat trips on Lake Zell. The card also grants admission to lidos and other tourist attractions in the region. Our bonus partners offer other attractive discounts too. On top of that, between 15 May and 31 October 2022, all holidaymakers in Zell am See-Kaprun will receive the Mobility Card. This enables visitors to use public transport in the region free of charge, right from the first night of their stay. All the benefits of the Mobility Card are included in the Summer Card.

Your digital holiday companion
The Zell am See-Kaprun app is the ideal digital companion for an active summer holiday: It’s a simple, clear and free experience planner, events calendar, restaurant guide and mobile information point, all rolled into one. It provides up-to-date opening hours for summer mountain railways, museums and day-trip destinations, information about the weather and details of events, as well as a weekly calendar. The Zell am See-Kaprun app serves as both the digital Mobility Card for all holidaymakers in Zell am See-Kaprun and the Summer Card for those staying with participating accommodation providers.

Your travel options

There is a train service from Vienna to the Zell am See-Kaprun area at least once every two hours. The route passes through St. Pölten and Linz, with a change of trains at Salzburg Hauptbahnhof.

Price examples with Sparschiene
Connection Journey Time Sparschiene Price
Linz - Zell am See from 2 hrs 58 minutes 14.90*
St. Pölten - Zell am See from 3 hrs 44 minutes 19.90*
Vienna - Zell am See from 4 hrs 14 minutes 24.90*

* Starting price for one person travelling second class in one direction. Tickets are subject to availability and are valid only for the selected train. They are exclusively available online and through the ÖBB app, and can be booked max. 6 months (180 days) prior to the departure date. Cannot be cancelled or refunded. No discounts. ÖBB Personenverkehr AG's fare conditions apply. Find full booking information at