Mayrhofen travel guide

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You're Going to Love Mayrhofen

With a population of 3,869, Mayrhofen is a must-see destination in Tirol, Austria. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country.

When to visit Mayrhofen

Mayrhofen in September
Estimated hotel price
C$ 125
1 night at 3-star hotel
Mayrhofen in September
Estimated hotel price
C$ 125
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Mayrhofen in July, when the average temperature is 17 °C, and the highest can go up to 24 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as -4 °C, with an average temperature of -2 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in July, when precipitation is around 149 mm. In contrast, February is usually the driest month of the year in Mayrhofen, with an average rainfall of 46 mm.

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How to Get to Mayrhofen


Although Mayrhofen doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Innsbruck Kranebitten (INN), which is located 41 km from Mayrhofen. The shortest flight to Mayrhofen from Canada departs from Montreal and takes around 10h 30m.


ÖBB is the most popular train carrier serving Mayrhofen, followed by Trenitalia. The train journey from Mayrhofen to Munich takes 1h 46m and costs around C$ 18 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Zurich, expect to pay about C$ 60 for a 3h 34m trip. The train station in Mayrhofen is called Mayrhofen im Zillertal, and is located 0.5 km from the city centre.


Another option to get to Mayrhofen is to pick up a car rental from Salzburg, which is about 114 km from Mayrhofen. You’ll find branches of Sixt and Hertz, among others, in Salzburg.


You can travel by bus to Mayrhofen using FlixBus or BlaBlaBus. From Munich, the bus ride to Mayrhofen takes 225 km and will cost you around C$ 30. From Milan, the ticket costs about C$ 53 for a journey of 539 km.

Airports near Mayrhofen

Airlines serving Mayrhofen

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Where to stay in Mayrhofen

Average rates range from around C$ 180 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to C$ 232 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Mayrhofen

Most booked hotels in Mayrhofen

Hotel Neue Post
Excellent (9.1, Excellent reviews)
C$ 372+
Elisabethhotel Premium Private Retreat
Excellent (9.1, Excellent reviews)
C$ 304+
Neuhaus Zillertal Resort
Excellent (8.5, Excellent reviews)
C$ 214+
Posthotel Mayrhofen
Excellent (8.5, Excellent reviews)
C$ 108+
Alpenhotel Stefanie
Excellent (8.2, Excellent reviews)
C$ 197+
Gasthof Zillertal
Good (6.9, Good reviews)
C$ 48+
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Renting a car in Mayrhofen

Expect to pay C$ 2.35 per litre in Mayrhofen (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between C$ 28.10 and C$ 37.47. Intermediate (Kia XCeed or similar) is the most popular car type to rent in Mayrhofen, while also 52% cheaper than other types, on average.