Kitzbühel travel guide

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You're Going to Love Kitzbühel

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
C$ 223
1 night at 3-star hotel
Kitzbühel in September
Estimated hotel price
C$ 223
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 37 miles from Kitzbühel. The shortest flight to Kitzbühel from Canada departs from Montreal and takes around 9h 35m.


ÖBB is the most popular train carrier serving Kitzbühel, followed by Deutsche Bahn. The train journey from Kitzbühel to Munich takes 1h 25m and costs around C$ 65 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Vienna, expect to pay about C$ 30 for a 2h 25m trip. The train station in Kitzbühel is called Kitzbühel, and is located 0.5 miles from the city centre.


Another option to get to Kitzbühel is to pick up a car rental from Vienna, which is about 192 miles from Kitzbühel. You’ll find branches of Sixt and Wheego, among others, in Vienna.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Kitzbühel, including FlixBus, Union Ivkoni and BlaBlaBus. From Munich, the bus ride to Kitzbühel takes 177 km and will cost you around C$ 30. From Fürth, the ticket costs about C$ 45 for a journey of 491 km. Kitzbühel’s bus station is located 0.1 km from the downtown.

Airlines serving Kitzbühel

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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 Hotel Gamshof, Kitzbühel offers a range of accommodations for every taste. Average rates range from around C$ 229 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to C$ 446 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)
C$ 354+
Lebenberg Schlosshotel-Kitzbühel
Excellent (8.9, Excellent reviews)
C$ 244+
Lisi Family Hotel
Excellent (8.9, Excellent reviews)
C$ 241+
A-Rosa Kitzbühel
Excellent (8.8, Excellent reviews)
C$ 419+
Hotel Sonne 4 Sterne Superior
Excellent (8.6, Excellent reviews)
C$ 260+
Alpen Glück Hotel Unterm Rain garni, self check-in
Excellent (8.5, Excellent reviews)
C$ 129+
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Renting a car in Kitzbühel

Expect to pay C$ 2.31 per litre in Kitzbühel (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between C$ 27.69 and C$ 36.92. Intermediate (BMW 2 Series Gran Tourer or similar) is the most popular car type to rent in Kitzbühel, while also 36% cheaper than other types, on average.