Austria’s largest regional airport is situated in the heart of the Alps, close to the German border. The airport can be easily reached thanks to excellent connections to the public transport system, as well as its own motorway exit. Several shuttle services ensure a quick and direct onward trip to final destinations in the surrounding recreational areas for both winter and summer holidays. The city centre of Salzburg is only five kilometres away. Especially in winter, the peak season in Salzburg, the airport is notably used by tourists from the UK, Germany, Russia and Scandinavian countries, who fly to Salzburg for skiing. With about 1.8 million passengers, Salzburg is Europe’s second most important winter airport for skiing tourists. Short walking distances at the airport, friendly and professional handling at check-in and an excellent infrastructure offering restaurants, shops, car rental and so on, guarantee a pleasant and comfortable journey. Business travellers enjoy spending some quiet moments in the new business lounge, offering an exclusive atmosphere. Passengers can expect a well-stocked bar with a wide range of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, as well as warm and cold snacks, free internet access and WLAN. The airport has great connections via hubs, such as Cologne, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, Istanbul, London and Vienna, in addition to a strong low-cost carrier network, providing great opportunities for travellers and businessmen and women to reach worldwide destinations and ensure the best possible capacity for the city’s tourism.