Car Rental at Salzburg Airport

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Salzburg Airport, Salzburg, Austria
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500+ Trusted Suppliers:

Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Mini
Suzuki Swift or similar
Suzuki Swift
  • 4
  • 1
  • 2
  • Man.
Megadrive
$38.25 per day
Economy
VW Polo or similar
VW Polo
  • 4
  • 1
  • 3
  • A/C
  • Man.
Buchbinder
$42.14 per day
Compact
Ford Focus or similar
Ford Focus
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Thrifty
$117.95 per day
Intermediate
Volvo XC40 or similar
Volvo XC40
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Hertz
$189.01 per day

Most Popular Car Rental Deals

Standard
Opel Insignia or similar
Opel Insignia
  • 5
  • 3
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
SIXT
$282.82 / per day
Full-size
Ford Kuga or similar
Ford Kuga
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Buchbinder
$86.11 / per day
Premium
BMW 5 Series or similar
BMW 5 Series
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Buchbinder
$138.64 / per day
Economy
Fiat Punto or similar
Fiat Punto
  • 4
  • 2
  • 3
  • A/C
  • Man.
Megadrive
$38.38 / per day
The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 03:00 on 2022-07-25. Prices may vary based on the booking dates, length of rental, and car class.

Travel Information

Language
German
Currency
EUR
Traffic direction
Right-hand
Country code
43
Economy car rental price
$116.66 / per day
Average car rental length
4 days
Speed limit within town
50 km/h
31 mi/h
Speed limit out of town
100 km/h
62 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%
Rating
8.2
Average gasoline price
$1.91 / 1 liter
Highest gasoline price
$2.09 / 1 liter
Lowest gasoline price
$1.46 / 1 liter
Salzburg Airport Car Rental

Airport Car Rental

Salzburg Airport is also known as Salzburg Airport W. A. Mozart and Flughafen Salzburg.

Find out more about renting a car in Austria in our complete guide.

Top international routes

  • Frankfurt
  • Dusseldorf
  • Berlin
  • Palma de Mallorca
  • Eisenstadt
  • Hamburg

Main airlines

Eurowings, Transavia, Austrian Airlines, easyJet, Jet2.com, and Norwegian Air Shuttle

Terminals

Salzburg Airport has two terminals, T1 and T2. The much smaller T2 is mainly used for seasonal winter flights and has a special area for checking in ski equipment. Walking between the two terminals is easy.

Location

Salzburg Airport is just 3 km (1.9 mi) west of Salzburg. Innsbrucker Bundesstraße/B1 is the main street connecting the airport to the city, although you can also take other routes that are nearly as fast.

Most popular types of rental car

  • Station wagons - from $108 per day
  • Large cars - from $186 per day
  • Medium cars - from $89 per day
  • Vans - from $382 per day
  • Small cars - from $42 per day
  • SUVs - from $137 per day

Car rental desks

Most are on the ground floor of the car park, which is right next to the airport and easily reachable on foot. The exact location of your car rental provider's desk will be listed on your Confirmation Voucher.

Services and facilities

You’ll find plenty of bars and coffee shops, and Hangar-7 in T2 has a variety of full service restaurants. There are many shops, including duty-free outlets, in both terminals. You’ll also find ATMs, a currency exchange, two nearby hotels, baby changing rooms, a children’s play area, a first aid station, and an observation terrace. Salzburg Airport also offers airport tours. There are luggage storage services in both terminals. The airport is well equipped for travelers with reduced mobility. You can find more information on the airport's official website.

Nearest gas station

BP Tankstelle GLK, located at Innsbrucker Bundesstraße 97, can be reached in about three minutes and is open 24/7. There are many other gas stations near the airport and on the way to the city.

Popular one-way rentals

  • Vienna (301 km / 187 mi)
  • Innsbruck (176 km / 109 mi)
  • Munich (134 km / 83 mi)
  • Zürich (443 km / 275 mi)
  • Zagreb (420 km / 261 mi)
  • Geneva (716 km / 445 mi)

Airport info

Rating
7.8
  • Getting to the airport 8.0
  • Departure and check-in 8.5
  • Terminal facilities 6.7
  • Wi-Fi connectivity 6.4
  • Restaurants and car rental services 6.0
  • Lounge 4.6

Salzburg Airport (SZG)

  • IATA: SZG
  • ICAO: LOWS
  • Name: Salzburg Airport (SZG)
  • Size: Medium Airport
  • Passengers (per year): 1,890,164
  • Distance from city: 1.9 miles / 3 km WSW of town
  • Phone: +43(0)66285800
  • Email: info@salzburg-airport.at

Top 7 Locations near Salzburg Airport

  1. Car Rental at Linz Airport from $131.29 per day
    96.4 km / 59.9 miles away
  2. 104.0 km / 64.6 miles away
  3. 142.3 km / 88.4 miles away
  4. 162.5 km / 101.0 miles away
  5. Car Rental at Graz Airport from $56.85 per day
    201.7 km / 125.3 miles away
  6. 250.7 km / 155.8 miles away
  7. Car Rental at Vienna Airport from $21.42 per day
    263.9 km / 164.0 miles away

Map of Car Rental Locations

When are car rental prices cheapest at Salzburg Airport?

The cost of renting a car at Salzburg Airport depends on the time of year. This graph compares month-to-month price changes to help you find the best deal.
Average Rental Price at Salzburg Airport
$74.56
January
$57.26
February
$57.09
March
$60.54
April
$57.11
May
$65.23
June
$49.66
July
$59.10
August
$36.57
September
$33.70
October
$44.05
November
$44.05
December
The cheapest time of the year to rent a vehicle at Salzburg Airport is October when prices for an Economy class start from $33.70. You can see that this is 37% cheaper than the yearly average and 55% cheaper than renting a car in January (when rental prices start at $74.56 for a Compact class). Knowing this can help you find the best price. But remember that these are average numbers. The exact cost of your rental will depend on your rental length and on how far in advance you book the car. Enter your travel dates at the top of the page to see exact prices and offers!

What’s the most popular rental length at Salzburg Airport?

Travel length differs from one month to another: in September the average rental period is 22 days, while in November, the average rental period is only 1 days.
Average Rental Length
5
January
5
February
5
March
4
April
5
May
6
June
5
July
5
August
22
September
13
October
1
November
14
December

Which is the busiest car rental month at Salzburg Airport?

Travelers are most likely to rent a car at Salzburg Airport in January, while the fewest number of travelers rent in November.
Popularity by Monthly Searches
202%
January
162%
February
129%
March
111%
April
130%
May
145%
June
159%
July
160%
August
September
October
November
December

Most Popular Car Models of Rental Suppliers

Rental Supplier Model Doors Luggage Type
Megadrive Fiat Punto 3 2 Small cars
Megadrive Suzuki Swift 2 1 Small cars
Global Rent a Car Ford Focus 5 2 Medium cars
Interrent Skoda Fabia 4 2 Small cars
Global Rent a Car Renault Clio 4 1 Small cars
Megadrive Kia Ceed 5 2 Medium cars
Megadrive Ford Mondeo STW 5 3 Station wagons
Buchbinder VW Polo 3 1 Small cars
Thrifty Ford Focus 5 2 Medium cars
Buchbinder Opel Astra 5 2 Medium cars

Our Customers' Reviews

Because we want to make sure each review listed here is left by a real customer, we don’t have an option to post a review here. Instead, we ask each and every customer to leave a review after they return their rental. This way, you know that all reviews are authentic, verified, and trustworthy.

United Kingdom
Skoda Octavia Combi
August 4, 2019
Car not needed if only staying in Salzburg itself as public transport is great and included with the salzburg visitor card. If travelling further afield then definitely recommend.
United Kingdom
Skoda Fabia
August 6, 2018
It's fine

Car Rental Statistics

Highest rated company
SIXT
9.05 / 10
Lowest rated company
Interrent
8.07 / 10
Total number of reviews
4
Total rental companies
8
Average daily price
$116.66
Lowest daily price
$25.92
Total cars available
69

Top 8 Suppliers at Salzburg Airport in 2022

SIXT
Exceptional 9.1 / 19 reviews
+431505264004
Innsbrucker Bundesstraße 95, 5020 Salzburg
$260 - $437
Megadrive
Excellent 8.9 / 39 reviews
+4350701046000
Innsbrucker Bundesstrasse 95, 5020 Salzburg
$38 - $106
Working hours
Mon:07:30-16:00
Tue:07:30-16:00
Wed:07:30-16:00
Thu:07:30-16:00
Fri:07:30-16:00
Sat:08:00-18:00
Sun:10:00-18:00
Buchbinder
Excellent 8.8 / 16 reviews
+4350701046000
Innsbrucker Bundesstr. 95 Car Rental Pavillon, 5020 Salzburg
$42 - $166
Working hours
Mon:07:30-16:00
Tue:07:30-16:00
Wed:07:30-16:00
Thu:07:30-16:00
Fri:08:00-18:00
Sat:08:00-20:30
Sun:10:00-18:00
Hertz
Excellent 8.7 / 5 reviews
+43662852086
Innsbrucker Bundesstrasse 95, 5020 Salzburg
$131 - $189
Working hours
Mon:08:00-20:00
Tue:08:00-20:00
Wed:08:00-20:00
Thu:08:00-20:00
Fri:08:00-20:00
Sat:09:00-19:00
Sun:09:00-19:00
Europcar
Excellent 8.7 / 6 reviews
+4318661650
Salzburg Airport, Innsbrucker Bundesstraße 95, 5020 Salzburg Flughafen
Working hours
Mon:09:00-16:00
Tue:09:00-16:00
Wed:09:00-16:00
Thu:09:00-16:00
Fri:09:00-16:00
Sat:09:00-15:00
Sun:09:00-12:00
Global Rent a Car
Excellent 8.5 / 43 reviews
+430507010 / 46000
Innsbrucker Bundesstr. 95
Working hours
Mon:08:00-16:00
Tue:08:00-16:00
Wed:08:00-16:00
Thu:08:00-16:00
Fri:08:00-16:00
Sat:08:00-16:00
Thrifty
Excellent 8.5 / 2 reviews
+43662852086
Salzburg Airport, Innsbrucker-Bundes-Strasse 105, Salzburg
$118 - $170
Working hours
Mon:08:00-20:00
Tue:08:00-20:00
Wed:08:00-20:00
Thu:08:00-20:00
Fri:08:00-20:00
Sat:09:00-19:00
Sun:09:00-19:00
Interrent
Interrent
Excellent 8.1 / 2 reviews
+4366285809201
Innsbrucker Bundesstr. 95
Working hours
Mon:08:00-16:00
Tue:08:00-16:00
Wed:08:00-16:00
Thu:08:00-16:00
Fri:08:00-16:00
Sat:08:00-16:00
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