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Hire a campervan in Salzburg

Water fun in every form awaits you in the Salzburg region. Hire a campervan in Salzburg and spend refreshing summer days at crystal-clear lakes such as Königssee, Wolfgangsee, or Zeller See. Marvel at a magical backdrop full of glittering ice crystals in the Eisriesenwelt Werfen, the largest ice cave in the world. Hike to the thundering Gollinger waterfalls in summer or enjoy the finest powder snow in the ski resorts around Salzburg in the winter. Hire a motorhome in Salzburg and experience an unforgettable camping adventure in the great outdoors.

From £59 / night

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Vogelweiderstraße 86A/88
5020 Salzburg

Getting to the station

From W.A. Mozart Airport (SYG): Take Bus 10 (direction “Salzburg Lankessiedlung”) to Salzburg Ferdinand-Hanusch-Platz station. Transfer to Bus 21 (Direction “Bergheim S-Bahn”). Get off at Salzburg Gnigler Straße. From there, it’s a 2-minute walk.

From Salzburg Train Station (Hauptbahnhof): Take Bus 22 (Direction “Salzburg Lastenstraße”). Ride for two stops until Salzburg Lastenstraße. From there, it’s a 7-minute walk.

Parking information

There’s no parking available at our location.

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roadsurfer campers in Salzburg

  • 5
  • 4+1

Beach Hostel VW T6.1 California Beach campervan

  • 150 hp diesel
  • Big bed (whole vehicle width)
  • Extendable kitchen unit
  • Manual pop-up roof
  • Park-assist and rear camera
  • Cruise and distance control ACC, GPS
  • 4
  • 4

Surfer Suite VW T6.1 California Ocean campervan

  • 150 hp diesel
  • Integrated kitchenette
  • Outdoor shower (cold)
  • Automatic pop-up roof
  • Park-assist and rear camera
  • Cruise and distance control ACC, GPS
  • 4
  • 4

Road House Motorhome with pop-up roof (540)

  • 140 hp diesel
  • spacious kitchen area
  • Indoor shower/wet room (warm)
  • WC
  • Manual pop-up roof
  • Parking assistance, rear camera, Tempomat, etc.
  • 4
  • 2+2

Family Finca Motorhome with a fixed high roof (600)

  • 177 hp diesel
  • spacious kitchen area
  • Indoor shower/wet room (warm)
  • WC
  • Fixed high roof
  • Parking assistance, rear camera, Tempomat, etc.

Your roadsurfer perks

Unlimited mileage

Free 2nd driver included

Rebook or cancel with the Flex option up to 48 hours before departure

Roadside assistance

Free camping equipment and kitchen utensils included

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Motorhome hire in Salzburg

Start your journey at the birthplace of Mozart and explore the baroque old town of Salzburg while enjoying a few sweet Mozartkugeln. Take a carriage ride through the city, stroll through the Mirabell Gardens, or climb the Hohensalzburg Fortress, from where you can enjoy an impressive view over the city. See the Hellbrunn Waterworks Palace with its beautiful gardens, feast on Salzburger Nockerl dumplings, and find the 5 gherkins on your walk through the city. After your visit to the city, pick up your campervan and discover the surrounding area of Salzburg with its idyllic towns such as Hallstatt and Zell am See. Here you can spend exciting days in nature with a variety of outdoor activities such as hiking, skiing, and water sports. Here are some helpful tips to help you plan your trip with your campervan hire in Salzburg.

couple sits in the back of a campervan
blue camper van on a road next to a huge mountain
man with dog sits on the roof of a camper van

Campervans: Equipped and ready for adventure

You can begin your trip right away when you hire a motorhome or campervan in Salzburg. Your campervan rental is equipped with a camping table, two camping chairs, an awning, levelling wedges, a water canister to fill the water tank, safety equipment, and many more essentials. We even provide you with a kitchen box that includes a pot and pan, tableware, glasses, and utensils. Save your money while on the road, enjoy local ingredients and have fun cooking in your campervan kitchen. Keep in mind: You can add bedding as an extra during the booking process, otherwise, you will need to bring your own duvet or a sleeping bag.

Best time to hire a campervan in Salzburg

The best time to hire a campervan in Salzburg depends entirely on your travel preferences. Basically, you can visit Salzburg at any time of year, even in winter. Salzburg is known for its beautiful Christmas markets and winter events, such as the New Year’s Eve concerts on Residenzplatz, the Mozart Week, and the Perchten runs. The region around Salzburg also offers a picturesque winter landscape with mountains and ski resorts that are ideal for winter activities such as hiking or skiing. However, you should bear in mind that not all campsites are open in the winter months from December to February.

If you prefer a classic summer road trip, you should hire a campervan in Salzburg from June to August. The summer months are perfect if you want to experience the lively atmosphere of the city and its summer events, such as the Summer Scene in June and the Salzburg Festival in July and August. With summer temperatures, you can enjoy long days in the countryside at this time and explore the beautiful lakes in the Salzburg region, such as Wolfgangsee, Fuschlsee, Mondsee, Salzachsee, and Zeller See.

Spring, from March to May, and autumn, from September to November, are also ideal for a road trip from Salzburg. The temperatures are mild to warm, the roads and campsites are less crowded than in summer, and you can enjoy the colourful spring or autumn landscape and your bike in the entire Salzburg region.

Water tank services near Salzburg

When you hire a campervan in Salzburg you’ll need to fill up on fresh water and then empty your waste water at the end of your trip. Some campsites allow you to use their facilities for a small fee if not staying there. The closest water tank service location is the camping site Panorama Camping, which is approximately 6 minutes from the roadsurfer location:

  • Panorama Camping, Rauchenbichlerstraße 21, 5020 Salzburg, Austria

Petrol stations near our Salzburg location

When you hire a motorhome in Salzburg you’ll need to return it with a full tank of diesel and refill the AdBlue. These are the closest BP petrol stations where you can conveniently fill up before returning your campervan rental:

  • bp, Aiglhofstraße 20, 5020 Salzburg, Österreich
  • bp, Lamprechtshausener B156, Bergheim / Lengfelden 5101

Please note: The AdBlue service station information provided is for guidance only and is provided without warranty of any kind; customers are advised to check the information for accuracy on their own responsibility, as roadsurfer assumes no liability for the accuracy or timeliness of the information.

Parking in Salzburg

If you hire a campervan in Salzburg and want to visit the city before you set off on your road trip, you can park your campervan in or outside the city centre. Here are some options:

Car parks in the city centre: Salzburg has several car parks in the city centre, such as the Parkhaus Altstadtgarage, the Parkgarage Linzergasse, and the Parkgarage Kajetanerplatz. You can park here with our smaller campervans, but you should be aware of the height restrictions for motorhomes.

Car parks outside the city centre: There are parking lots just outside the city centre that are better suited for motorhomes, such as the parking lot at the Salzburg exhibition grounds (Messezentrum Salzburg).

P+R car parks: Park-and-ride car parks are also a good option, as you can easily take public transport to the city centre from here. You can use the following P+R parking lots:

  • P+R Salzburg Süd (Alpenstraße): This parking lot is located south of the city centre on Alpenstraße. From here, you can use bus lines 1, 2, 3, 5, and 25 to get to the city centre.
  • P+R Salzburg Nord (Rif): The Salzburg Nord P+R parking lot is located in the Rif district, and from here, you can take bus lines 20, 21, and 120 to the city centre.
  • P+R Messezentrum Salzburg: This P+R parking lot is located near the Messezentrum Salzburg. From here, you can take bus lines 1 and 8 to the city centre.
  • P+R Salzburg Aiglhof: The P+R Aiglhof is located in the Aigen district. Bus line 7 connects this parking lot with the city centre.
  • P+R Salzburg Kasern: The Kasern P+R parking lot is located to the west of the city centre. Bus lines 6, 7, and 8 take you from here to the city centre.

Camping near Salzburg

Want to explore the surrounding area with your hired campervan? There are many beautiful campsites near Salzburg that are the perfect base for a wide range of activities.

Standard campsites: These sites offer the basic facilities such as pitches for tents, campervans, and motorhomes, sanitary facilities with showers and toilets, and often electricity connections. They are generally well-suited to families and campers with standard requirements.

Nature campsites: Nature campsites are often quietly located in the middle of beautiful countryside where you can enjoy plenty of outdoor adventures. These campsites offer basic facilities and focus on protecting nature. An ideal choice if you want to travel in a particularly sustainable way.

Comfort campsites: Here you’ll find additional amenities such as heated sanitary facilities, Wi-Fi, washing machines, playgrounds, restaurants, or even wellness facilities – for those who don’t say no to a little bit of luxury when camping.

Winter sports campsites: Mountain fans are in paradise here, as there are also campsites in the mountains around Salzburg that are specifically geared towards winter sports enthusiasts. These campsites often offer pitches close to ski areas and are ideal for winter camping.

Campsites by the water: Especially in summer, these campsites are perfect for lots of water fun and cooling off in between. Many of these campsites also offer a wide range of water sports and hire out SUPs, pedal boats, kayaks, etc.

Holiday parks: Are you travelling with your kids? Then they’ll love holiday parks! In addition to pitches for motorhomes, these campsites also offer holiday homes, activities, and entertainment for the whole family.

Find beautiful spots in the great outdoors with friendly private hosts on small, unique campsites with roadsurfer spots. Whether in the mountains or by the lake – individuality is a top priority here.

woman starting the hiking route from a turquoise campervan in the mountains of Austria

Camping in the mountains

Two alpacas in a close-up on a farm, near a campsite

Camping on a farm

girl outside of a camper van next to a river

Camping by the lake

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