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Regulating Tourist Bus Access in Salzburg: LTZ BUS

21 July 2023
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Regulating Tourist Bus Access in Salzburg: LTZ BUS

Since June 2018, a new regulation has been put in place for tourist buses with the aim of improving and distributing the flow of tourists heading to the historic center of Salzburg.

Terminals

The city of Salzburg has two terminals for the boarding and disembarking of passengers: Terminal Paris-Lodron Straße and Terminal Nonntal. Once passengers get off the bus, the driver must immediately leave. In case of violation of the regulation, the police will issue a fine.

Reservation

It is important to emphasize that to use the Terminal, it is necessary to book the access permit online through the official website of the city of Salzburg.

Parking

Once authenticated, the bus can choose the time slot for picking up or dropping off passengers at the Terminal in Paris-Lodron Straße or Terminal Nonntal. Buses can be parked in the designated area, in two zones, North and South, or in private bus parking lots of restaurants and hotels.

Cost

In the North and South zones, parking is subject to a fee: €4 per hour. If you choose the daily rate, the cost is a maximum of €24. It should be noted that the fee must be paid at the automatic cash register.

Prohibitions

With the exception of the North and South zones, Hellbrunn, and private parking lots of restaurants and hotels, tourist buses cannot park in other parts of the city from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm. Violating this regulation will result in a hefty fine of €150 for parking in unauthorized locations.

Additionally, tourist buses cannot park from 10:00 pm to 6:00 am near houses, retirement homes, nursing homes, or hospitals. The minimum distance must be at least 25 meters.

Terminal Hours

Terminal Nonntal is open from 6:00 am to 10:00 pm. After 10:00 pm, tourist buses cannot circulate until 6:00 am the next day.

Terminal Paris-Lodron Strasse is open from 8:00 am to 7:00 pm.

How to Reach Terminal Paris-Lodron Straße

Exit Salzburg Nord from the direction of Munich. Get into the lane leading to Salzburg Nord - take the 2nd exit in the direction of Bergheim/Braunau (156) - after the highway underpass, get back on the A1 highway (direction Innsbruck/Munich/Villach) and stay on the right - take the 1st exit in the direction of Salzburg Nord and enter the parking lot immediately on the right.

Exit Salzburg Nord from the direction of Vienna. Enter the Salzburg Nord highway exit - take the 2nd exit in the direction of Salzburg Nord and enter the parking lot immediately on the right.

How to Reach Terminal Nonntal

See map for directions.

Official Regulation

The official regulation is presented below.

Terminal

Salzburg city has two accessible terminals for the embarkation and disembarkation of passengers. To use them, it is necessary to book an access permit through the online booking system on the website: www.salzburg.info/bus. Each tourist bus can choose time slots for the arrival and pickup of passengers at the terminal, as well as a free parking space, subject to availability. The cost is €50.

Nonntal

Open from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. Prohibition of circulation for tourist buses from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. GPS address: Erzabt-Klotz-Straße 6, 5020 Salzburg. Geographic coordinates: latitude 47.794245, longitude 13.053230.

Paris-Lodron-Strasse

Open from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. GPS address: Paris-Lodron-Straße 2a, 5020 Salzburg. Geographic coordinates: latitude 47.804686, longitude 13.045021.

For passenger embarkation and disembarkation only! Please leave immediately after all passengers have disembarked. It is forbidden to use the terminal for waiting passengers and/or as a parking space. Risk of forced removal of the bus! In case of violation of the current regulations, police sanctions are foreseen.

Tourist bus parking

Süd (South) tourist bus parking

GPS address: P+R Salzburg Süd, 5020 Salzburg. Geographic coordinates: latitude 47.769859, longitude 13.071728.

Nord (North) tourist bus parking

GPS address: Anschlussstelle Salzburg Nord, 5020 Salzburg. Geographic coordinates: latitude 47.832019, longitude 13.055515.

In the NORD and SÜD parking areas, there is a parking fee of €10 per hour (max. €50 = daily rate) starting from the access to the parking area. The fee must be paid at the automatic cashier. If you use the terminal, the parking is free for up to 3 days. There is a trolleybus connection (lines 3 and 8) to the city center from the SUD parking area.

Hellbrunn tourist bus parking

GPS address: Fürstenweg 35, 5020 Salzburg. Geographic coordinates: latitude 47.763818, longitude 13.063775.

Free parking for tourist buses whose passengers visit the water games. With the purchase of the entrance ticket and the delivery of the entrance ticket to the water games parking cashier, you will receive a ticket for free exit from the parking area. This ticket entitles you to a single free exit.

For tourist buses using Hellbrunn only as parking, the following rates apply:

  • €10 per 60 minutes
  • daily rate €50
  • during the Advent Market a flat rate of €20 applies.

It is forbidden to park tourist buses in the city of Salzburg from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. except in the Nord, Sud, Hellbrunn tourist bus parking areas and in private parking areas of hotels and restaurants. It is absolutely necessary to respect this prohibition, and failure to do so will result in increased controls and related sanctions. Violation of the parking ban in the city results in a fine of €150.

Transit ban zone

Inner zone with transit ban/pedestrian zone. Drivers are requested to observe the absolute ban on circulation for tourist buses in force in this zone between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. A fine of up to €150 applies in case of violation. Tourist buses parked in such a way as to obstruct traffic

Tourist Bus Parking in Salzburg

Tourist buses parked in a way that obstructs traffic are at risk of being clamped, for example, if parked in one of the bus terminals. If clamped, please contact the nearest police station.

Parking Regulations

  • Drivers are requested to turn off the engine during stops and parking.
  • Bus washing facilities are available at H1 Bus Parking North.
  • Water supply connections are available at North and South Bus Parkings.
  • Small cleaning jobs are possible depending on the time available.

Repair Workshops

The following repair workshops are available for buses in Salzburg:

  • Bremsen-Eder Amerhauser OHG & Co
    • Address: Linzer Bundesstrasse 22
    • Tel: 640617-0
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    • 24h service for VOLVO coaches: Tel. 0800 298964
  • EvoBus Austria
    • Address: Bichlfeldstrasse 13 (exit Mitte/Freilassing)
    • Tel: 4475-0
    • 24h service: Tel. 00800 4020 4020
  • MAN Truck & Bus Vertrieb Österreich GesmbH
    • Address: Gewerbestrasse 27, 5301 Eugendorf
    • Tel: 06225 21100
    • MAN-Service Mobile 24: Tel. 00800 66245324
    • Repair service for MAN and NEOPLAN buses
  • Tschann Nutzfahrzeuge GmbH
    • Address: Samergasse 20
    • Tel: 88995-0
    • DAF Coach & Bus Service Dealer; VDL, Solaris
    • Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Tourist Services

  • Salzburg Guide Service
    • Address: Linzer Gasse 22/22
    • Tel: 840406
    • Fax: 845470
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    • Website: www.salzburg-guide.at

Tourist Information Offices

  • Central Station Tourist Information Office
    • Address: Südtiroler Platz 1
    • Tel: 88987-340
    • Open all year round
  • Mozartplatz Tourist Information Office
    • Address: Mozartplatz 5
    • Tel: 88987-330
    • Open all year round

Useful Contacts and Links

  • ZTL Bus Salzburg Official Website
  • Online Bookings
  • Parking Map
  • Tel: +43(0)662 88987-0
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