Kitzbühel travel guide

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With a population of 8,818, Kitzbühel is a must-see destination in Tirol, Austria. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country.

Where to Eat in Kitzbühel

If you’re looking for affordable options, Rasmushof Restaurant (Hermann Reisch Weg 15) and Gasthaus Eichenheim (Eichenheim 8-9) are great picks.

When to visit Kitzbühel

Kitzbühel in September
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Kitzbühel in September
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Kitzbühel in July, when the average temperature is 16 °C, and the highest can go up to 23 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as -8 °C, with an average temperature of -4 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in July, when precipitation is around 172 mm. In contrast, February is usually the driest month of the year in Kitzbühel, with an average rainfall of 67 mm.

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How to Get to Kitzbühel


Although Kitzbühel doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Salzburg Airport (SZG), which is located 60 km from Kitzbühel.


ÖBB is the most popular train carrier serving Kitzbühel, followed by Deutsche Bahn. The train journey from Kitzbühel to Linz takes 1h 13m and costs around $16 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Munich, expect to pay about $51 for a 1h 32m trip. The train station in Kitzbühel is called Kitzbühel, and is located 0.9 km from the city centre.


Another option to get to Kitzbühel is to pick up a car hire from Vienna, which is about 309 km from Kitzbühel. You’ll find branches of Sixt and Alamo, among others, in Vienna.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Kitzbühel, including Union Ivkoni, FlixBus and BlaBlaBus. From Munich, the bus ride to Kitzbühel takes 177 km and will cost you around $40. From Ljubljana, the ticket costs about $56 for a journey of 340 km. Kitzbühel’s bus station is located 0.1 km from the city centre.

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Where to stay in Kitzbühel

From 5-star hotels such as the Tennerhof Gourmet & Spa de Charme Hotel - Relais & Châteaux to great affordable options like the Ferienhotel Alpenhof, Kitzbühel offers a range of accommodations for every taste. Average rates range from around $270 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $487 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Kitzbühel

Most booked hotels in Kitzbühel

Hotel Kaiserhof Kitzbuehel
Excellent (9, Excellent reviews)
Lebenberg Schlosshotel-Kitzbühel
Excellent (8.9, Excellent reviews)
A-Rosa Kitzbühel
Excellent (8.9, Excellent reviews)
Hotel Sonne 4 Sterne Superior
Excellent (8.6, Excellent reviews)
Alpen Glück Hotel Unterm Rain garni, self check-in
Excellent (8.5, Excellent reviews)
COOEE alpin Hotel Kitzbüheler Alpen
Excellent (8.4, Excellent reviews)
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Hiring a car in Kitzbühel

Expect to pay $2.74 per litre in Kitzbühel (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $32.83 and $43.77. Compact (Kia Cee'd SW or similar) is the most popular car type to hire in Kitzbühel, while also 18% cheaper than other types, on average.