Facts Saalfelden Leogang

Tuesday, 21.06.2022

Facts Saalfelden Leogang

Based in the Pinzgau region of Salzburg, Saalfelden Leogang is the most multi-faceted holiday region in the Alps – where limestone giants give way to gentle grass-covered mountains, rural atmosphere contrasts with urban lifestyle and tradition meets innovation.


The region Saalfelden Leogang is located in the region Pinzgau in Salzburg, about 70 kilometers southwest of the city of Salzburg. Saalfelden Leogang is surrounded by the mountain range Steinernes Meer in the north, the mountain range Leoganger Steinberge in the west, the massif Hochkönig in the east and the mountain range Kitzbühler Alpen in the south. 
When here for summer vacation, there is a diverse program for everyone as it is a region full of contrasts in the midst of the Alps. The activities range from hiking, mountain biking, climbing and a lot of cultural events to high quality hotels and accommodations with luxurious wellness offers. Furthermore, the Epic Bikepark, one of the largest bikeparks in Europe, is located in Saalfelden Leogang. 



Munich – Saalfelden Leogang: 150 km
Frankfurt – Saalfelden Leogang: 540 km
Cologne – Saalfelden Leogang: 730 km
Berlin – Saalfelden Leogang: 740 km
Hamburg – Saalfelden Leogang: 945 km

Salzburg – Saalfelden Leogang: 70 km
Innsbruck – Saalfelden Leogang: 130 km
Linz – Saalfelden Leogang: 200 km
Klagenfurt – Saalfelden Leogang: 210 km
Graz – Saalfelden Leogang: 250 km
Vienna – Saalfelden Leogang: 360 km


By car you drive from Munich in the direction of Salzburg via the highway (A8) and take the exit Siegsdorf - Lofer - Saalfelden.

By train you can either exit at the railway station in Saalfelden or in Leogang. 

The nearest airport is the airport of Salzburg, which is about 68 kilometers away. The airport of Munich is about 190 kilometers away. 


Altitude                             748 – 2.653 meters
Total number of beds         approximately 9.100
Overnight stays per year    approximately 1.000.000 
Saalfelden Leogang Card    free for guests, who stay at partner accommodations of Saalfelden Leogang. Included are several discounts and benefits, for example free entries, discounts at the cable cars in Leogang as well as discounts at cultural and leisure facilities.

Development of overnight stays

The number of overnight stays could be increased to approximately 1 million per year through specific brand positioning and by boosting the off seasons. For an alpine destination, Saalfelden Leogang shows a remarkable ratio of overnight stays by season: 48% of overnight stays already account for the summer, 52% for the winter.