Getting to Reith, Tyrol, Austria
Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Retreat House
6370 Reith near Kitzbühel, Tyrol, Austria
Tel. +43 5356 67 404,
Fax +43 5356 67 404 4
Distances to the Retreat House in Reith (4 km from Kitzbühel, Tyrol) by car:
Munich 125 km
Vienna 375 km
Zurich 376 km
Innsbruck 90 km
Salzburg 80 km
By car from Munich (about 1 1/2 hours):
Take the autobahn in the direction of Salzburg to the Innsbruck junction. On A93, take direction Kufstein. Exit Kufstein-Süd, direction St. Johann/Felbertauern. After passing the village of Going, you will see on the left hand side Guest House Stanglwirt. Take a right there to Reith-Kitzbühel. After 5 kilometres you will reach Reith. Drive through the village until you see the Volunteer Fire Brigade on the left hand side. Turn left here and follow the signs to "Sivananda Yoga".
IMPORTANT: Driving in Austria on the A93 requires a vignette (toll sticker) from the border town Kiefersfelden onwards.
By car from Vienna (about 5 hours):
Autobahn Vienna-Salzburg. Via Berchtesgaden, Lofer, St. Johann in Tyrol to Kitzbühel, then continue in the direction of Wörgl through the tunnel. After the Schwarzsee, turn right to Reith. Drive through the village until you see the Volunteer Fire Brigade on the right. Drive past, take your next right and follow the signs to "Sivananda Yoga".
Train to Munich – with change in Wörgl – to Kitzbühel Hbf. Please take a taxi from Kitzbühel to the Retreat House.
Andis Taxi Tel. + 43 (0) 5356/66 222, www.andis-taxi.com (Andi's special rate for yoga guests: 12 €)
Train connections and booking: www.bahn.de
Please get off at the Kitzbühel train station, as Reith has no train station.
Direct train from Vienna to Kitzbühel Hbf (via Zell am See), other trains have a connection in Wörgl. Please take a taxi from Kitzbühel.
Train connections and booking: www.oebb.at
Train connections and booking: www.sbb.ch
By air (from Munich, Salzburg or Innsbruck)
Airport transfer directly to the Sivananda Yoga Retreat House
"Four Seasons" from Munich from €53 (one-way) or €89 (roundtrip) per person.
Tel. +43 (0) 512/584 157, Book online
"Andis Taxi" from Salzburg from €35
Tel. +43 (0) 5356/66 222, www.andis-taxi.com
Getting to Mittersill, Hohe Tauern, Austria
Landhotel Gut Sonnberghof
T +43 (0)6562 8311
From the North and the West (Germany, Innsbruck): Exit at Kufstein Süd (see important info on vignettes below), then drive towards St. Johann/Tirol, Kitzbühel, then towards Felbertauern, turnoff at Mittersill.
IMPORTANT: Driving in Austria on all autobahns and highways requires a vignette (toll sticker) from the border town Kiefersfelden onwards.
From the South (Italy, Klagenfurt): Exit at Bischofshofen, drive towards Zell am See, onwards towards Krimml, turnoff at Mittersill
From the East (Vienna, Salzburg):
1. Rural road: Exit at Lofer, drive towards Lofer, Zell am See, onwards towards Krimml, turnoff at Mittersill
2. Autobahn: Drive towards Villach, exit at Bischofshofen, onwards towards Zell am See, keep going until Mittersill
How to get to the hotel: On the national highway in the direction of Krimml, you will find a turnoff for Sonnberghof beyond Mittersill town but before reaching Hollersbach town. Then follow the signs to Sonnberghof, about 2 km.
By public transportation
Four Seasons, Tel. +43 (0) 512/584 157, Online booking
- Take Four Seasons from Munich Int'l Airport to Mittersill: €142 (one-way) or €271 (roundtrip) per person (approx 2 1/2 hours)
- Take Four Seasons from Munich Int'l Airport to Kitzbühel; then take the bus to Mittersill: €60 (approx 3 hours)
Austrian railway: www.oebb.at
- Go as far as Kitzbühel with the train, and then take a bus to Mittersill
- Get off at Zell am See to take the narrow-gauge railway to Mittersill.
Hotel Sonnberghof will pick you up from Mittersill station on request. Costs approx €60 (4 1/2 hours)
You can take Flixbus (runs seasonally) from Munich Bus Station to Kitzbühel ("Pfarrparkplatz") -> take regular bus to "Bahnhof Kitzbühel" (Kitzbühel train station) -> take another bus to Mittersill: from €15 (approx 3 1/2 to 4 hours)
The buses from Kitzbühel to Mittersill run every hour on weekdays, and about every two hours on weekends.
A taxi from Mittersill to Hotel Sonnberghof will cost you about €18.
Hotel Sonnberghof can collect you on request for an additional fee.