Hallstatt is one of popular tourism town in Austria. It become so popular till China create their own version of “Hallstatt town” in Louyang, Bulou Country. Read More HERE
Travel to Hallstatt quite straight forward as it is a very small town and only have 1 train station. By train from Vienna or Munich it is about 4 hours, and from Salzburg is about 2.5 hours.
Both Austria and German train have group tickets offer. Use these group ticket to save on your train tickets.
Click HERE for OBB (Austrian) group train ticket
Click HERE for DB (German) group train ticket
Once you arrive at Hallstatt train station, immediately take the boat to cross the lake to reach the town. The boat cost 2.5Euro/trip
There is free wifi on the pier at the town so you can immediately “check in” once arrive 🙂
One day trip is quite enough to visit Hallstatt if you do not have much time to spend. Also, no need to drag along your luggage – as you can see the boat trip will be quite troublesome if you have big suitcases.
Travelling solo during this trip. Made friend along the way with other solo traveler. Fun and easy 😉