Salzburg Fortress Railway...

Austria's oldest funicular railway runs every ten minutes to the Hohensalzburg Fortress and has been in operation since 1892.

1.7 million passengers a year enjoy the ride on the fortress railway and look through the large panoramic window at the city of Salzburg during the 54-second journey. In those days the FestungsBahn was still operated by water power, but today it is a modern railway system offering the best in comfort and safety. 

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Suitable

  • Good weather
  • Bad weather
  • Barrier-free
  • Pets allowed
  • Winter
  • Summer
  • Familyfriendly

Contact

Salzburg Fortress Railway...
Salzburg
5020, Festungsgasse 4
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